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In this issue: The Canmaker, Volume 32, August 2019

Good news is always much better than bad
Editorial board member Robert Fell emphasises the positive media coverage of metal packaging in recent times

Food and aerosol cans: side-by-side
Jim Peterson, chief executive of Ball Metalpack, discusses the innovations in aerosol and food cans, and the impact of steel import tariffs

Tata commits to laminates
What challenges does Tata Steel face after opening its polyester-laminated packaging steel line in the Netherlands?

Capping a century of technical prowess
After celebrating its centenary, Sacmi in Italy unveiled new equipment that meets the demands from the beverage market for the next century

Profits rise despite a lag in food cans
Despite a decline in US volumes, two canmakers with large food can segments performed better than expected

Craft beer success in Canada
A growing craft brewer has been exploiting the potential of a recently-installed canning line with much higher capacity