Budweiser to replace plastic ring carriers with paperboard

One of the first major beverage brands to commercialise a new paper-based packaging system that replaces plastic ring carriers for cans will be Budweiser...
Metal packaging manufacturer Crown Holdings has outlined its new environmental sustainability goals up to 2020 in a submission to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) climate change program.

Food can sales weaken, but Crown’s profit rises

A slump in its European food can business weighed on sales at Crown Holdings in the third quarter, the canmaker reported in its latest...

Sustainability recognition for Canpack’s new plant in India

Beverage Canpack India, part of the Canpack Group, has been recognised by the India Green Building Council (IGBC) for the sustainability of its new...

North American beverage can shipments jump in third quarter

Beverage can shipments in North America were up by 3.3 per cent in the third quarter continuing growth which has exceeded that in 2018,...

Ball to build first aluminium drinking cup plant in Georgia

The first commercial plant to manufacture aluminium drinking cups is being planned by Ball Corporation.To meet growing demand for innovative, sustainable beverage packaging for...

Aluminium beverage can recycling rate in Europe hits new record

The recycling rate for aluminium beverage cans in the EU, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland reached a record 74.5 per cent in 2017, according to...

Budweiser teams with Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos

A limited-edition Budweiser beer has been launched in aluminium bottles by Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) in partnership with Sergio Ramos, captain of Real Madrid...

New canning line for Europe’s largest soft drinks plant

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has invested £24 million (US$30.35m) in a new canning line at its Wakefield, West Yorkshire, plant in the UK, as...

ORG leads in China after completing Ball deal

ORG Technology is now China’s largest manufacturer of aluminium two-piece beverage cans following its acquisition of Ball Asia Pacific’s plants in the People’s Republic.The...