Volume 31, April 2018

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In this issue: The Canmaker, Volume 31, April 2018

Keeping up with demand
Australia-based canmaker Jamestrong Packaging responds to demand for infant formula cans from China with a new canmaking plant

A strong voice for aluminium aerosols
Newly-elected president of Aerobal, Leopold Werdich, discusses the current climate for aluminium aerosol can manufacturers

An epoxy coating for the future
While most coatings suppliers have invested in developing chemistries away from BPA, US-based Sherwin-Williams Packaging Coatings has taken a different approach

At the forefront of canmaking
The Canmaker’s editorial team presents a preview of this year’s Cannex & Fillex canmaking technology show, being held in Guangzhou in China next month

The outlook is positive
Despite the prospect of higher aluminium and tinplate costs in the US,
a strong final quarter of 2017 from the leading canmakers shows promise, reports business analyst Arthur Stupay

High-growth market
The beverage canning equipment market looks set for continued growth, with companies aiming towards expansion to reinforce their market position

A more detailed version of this article together with a package of news, reports and business intelligence is available to all members of The Canmaker Gold Club.

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