World’s largest aluminium recycling site to open

Leading supplier of aluminium coil for canmaking plants, Novelis will inaugurate the world’s largest aluminium recycling centre at Nachterstedt in Germany on 1 October.The...

Trend to canned craft beer expands in UK

Another British craft brewer has joined the growing trend to use cans with London-based Fourpure Brewing being supplied by canmaking firm Rexam.It follows the...

Production line upgrade for China’s Rongxin

Chinese beverage can manufacturer Rongxin Packaging has upgraded its canmaking line at Guangzhou using a service that saw the installation of a coil handling...

Aluminium packaging recycling association turns 25

The UK’s Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The not-for-profit organisation represents the leading aluminium packaging producers, canmaking companies, reprocessors,...

Safety first for auto pail closing system

Manufacturers that use steel pails are the target for an automatic sealing system for the clamping rings that is designed to improve operator safety.Developed...

Iconic coffee can recreated by Crown

Coffee brand French Market has worked with canmaking firm Crown Food Packaging North America to relaunch its signature red can.The New Orleans-based brand, now...

New operations VP for Rexam in Europe

Jason Ramskill has been appointed vice president of operations at Rexam’s European beverage canmaking business.Ramskill has worked at the beverage canmaker since 2001...

Recycling centre and coating line expanded

Novelis, a supplier of rolled aluminium products to the canmaking industry, has commissioned its new coating line and the expansion of its recycling centre...

Expansion at Kurdistan’s first beverage can plant

Doubling of capacity at Kurdistan’s first beverage canmaking plant to meet local demand continues despite the advances of Islamic State forces in nearby northern...