Rasselstein offers Cr-free tinplate

New tinplate capacity is being installed at Thyssenkrupp Rasselstein’s mill at Andernach in Germany which features its own alternative to chromium-free passivation (CFPA). The...

Spritzer in a can for Austrian winery

Austrian winery Weingut Johann Müllner is to package its Kiss Me white wine spritzer in a 250ml slimline can from Ardagh.Moving beyond the...

China opens up to lightweighted ends

Xiamen Baofeng Industry in China has grown from scratch to become the world’s largest manufacturer of easy-open-ends (EOE) for beverage cans in just seven...

Global aluminium aerosol can production in good health

Global production of aluminium aerosol cans is in good health despite a small decline in the first half of 2019 as a result of...

Hygiene demands drive can quality

The growing market for canned infant-formula in China has provided the impetus for investment at Australasia’s Jamestrong Packaging, which last month opened its sixth...

Launch for Toyo Seikan’s cans with embossed necks

Two-piece beverage cans featuring embossed messages on the neck are being offered by Japan’s leading canmaker Toyo Seikan Group.Following the launch of the process...

Wine can designer Barokes buys out largest investor

Australian wine can inventor Barokes Wines has taken back control of the company in a management buyout from its majority shareholder.The Melbourne-based brand said...

Beverage shake-up at Coca-Cola Amatil

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has made a series of changes to its organisational structure. All of its beverage categories will now be merged and managed...

Hydro to focus on canstock in restructuring of its rolling business

Aluminium producer Hydro will in future focus on the canmaking and automotive sectors in a restructuring of its rolling business.The global supplier of body,...