Bumpy feel for Bawls energy drink cans

September 20: Canmaker Crown Holdings has collaborated with US energy drink manufacturer Hobarama to create a 16oz can that replicates its Bawls signature bottles. The can uses special ink technology to produce a raised surface, similar to Bawls’ bumpy cobalt bottle first launched ten years ago. Hoby Buppert, chief executive of Bawls manufacturer Hobarama, views the...

Drinks can sales rise again in Europe

September 20: Beverage can sales in Europe jumped more than three percent in 2005 to 41.3 billion, according to the most recent report from Beverage Can Makers Europe, which represents the interests of the leading canmakers in the region: Ball, Crown and Rexam. For soft drinks, can fillings rose by four percent to 20.62 billion while can fillings for...

Morocco fish can demand to rise

September 20: Canmakers are gearing up to build manufacturing plants in Morocco to supply the expanding domestic fish canning business. Spain’s Mivisa has already bought a site in Agadir where it will set up a plant that will supply fish canner Aveiro, among others. With 12 drawn can lines supplied by Cepeda for making quarter-club fish...

New chief executive for Rexam

September 19: Lars Emilson, chief executive of world-leading drinks can manufacturer Rexam, is to retire at the end of January and will be succeeded by Leslie Van de Walle. Van de Walle, 50, is French and currently Executive Vice President of Global Retail with the Royal Dutch Shell Group based in London where he has...

Aerosol and bottle expansion in Mexico

September 1: Plans for the expansion of aluminium aerosol can and bottle manufacturing in Mexico have been revealed by CCL Industries. The Canada-based consumer packaging manufacturer is planning to build a second plant that will augment its current operations at Mexico City. The plant, part of a C$45 million (US$41m) investment plan, will be located on a...

More beverage can plants for China

September 1: China’s leading manufacturer of two-piece steel beverage cans is planning to take a bigger share of the growing domestic packaged drinks market with two new factories that will start production in 2007. The new plants will increase capacity at Shanghai Baoyi Can Making Company by more than a third to three billion cans a year. ...

Novelis chief executive to be replaced

August 29: Global canstock manufacturer Novelis is looking for a new president and chief executive following the surprise announcement by its board that Brian Sturgell is being replaced. William Monahan, chairman of the Novelis board of directors, will serve as an interim chief executive until a suitable candidate has been found. It is thought that the replacement will be...

Crown sued over canstock contracts

August 29: World leading canmaker Crown Holdings is being sued by one of its canstock suppliers for breach of contract. Wise Metals Group, whose subsidiary Wise Alloys LLC is the world’s third-largest manufacturer of aluminium canstock, filed the suit on August 11 in Alabama to obtain a judgment on its beverage and food can sheet contracts with Crown. Maryland-based...

Lasers enhance energy drinks can tabs

August 29: A Colorado-based energy drink manufacturer is first to use a laser-incised beverage can tab produced by canmaker Ball Corporation. The coloured tabs provide space for logos and advertising messages that enhance the value of the can. Go Fast Sports & Beverage Company, which has added energy drinks to its range of sports clothing, will be using...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

How we use cookies
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

How to delete cookies or control them
This site will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block cookies set by this or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this for a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to clear cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone’s browser, you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Privacy Policy
This privacy policy sets out how Sayers Publishing Group Ltd uses and protects any information that you give Sayers Publishing Group Ltd when you use this website.

Sayers Publishing Group Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Sayers Publishing Group Ltd may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

Data Collected to Manage Your Membership
At checkout, we will collect your name, email address, username, and password. This information is used to setup your account for our site. If you are redirected to an offsite payment gateway to complete your payment, we may store this information in a temporary session variable to setup your account when you return to our site.

At checkout, we may also collect your billing address and phone number. This information is used to confirm your credit card. The billing address and phone number are saved by our site to pre populate the checkout form for future purchases and so we can get in touch with you if needed to discuss your order.

At checkout, we may also collect your credit card number, expiration date, and security code. This information is passed to our payment gateway PayPal to process your purchase.

You can read the PayPal privacy policy here,We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless required by law to do so.

Right to Access
You have certain rights in respect of your Personal Data. In particular, you have a right of access, rectification, restriction, opposition, erasure and data portability. Please contact [email protected] if you wish to exercise these rights or if you wish to complete an access request to all off the personal data that Sayer Publishing Group Ltd holds on you.

How Do We Protect Your Personal Data
We take appropriate organisational and technical security measures to protect your data against loss, misuse, unauthorised access, disclosure or processing. The security measures include firewalls, data encryption, physical access controls to our data centres, and information access authorisation controls. While we are dedicated to securing our systems and Services, you are responsible for securing and maintaining the privacy of your password(s) and Account/profile registration information and verifying that the Personal Data we maintain about you is accurate and current.