Coca Cola to use sustainable cardboard instead of shrink wrap for multi-pack cans.
Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) will replace their plastic shrink wrap with sustainably sourced cardboard. This will stop the use of roughly 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastic each year. Plastic shrink wrapping is notoriously hard to recycle compared with other plastics. There are few collection centres that accommodate this waste so most of the wrap at the……...
Innovative Wireless Camera Technology from Crabtree
Crabtree has launched a new vision system to automate the print fit process and greatly increase accuracy and operational efficiency.
Rockstar Energy rewards gaming fans using coded tab technology
Energy drink brand Rockstar is rewarding every single customer with a new promotion aimed at gamers and powered by Ardagh Group’s Coded Tab technology. Rockstar’s ‘every can wins’ giveaway ties in with eagerly awaited release of Xbox game Gears 5, which will be marked with a series of striking collectors’ edition cans. The special designs……...
‘Kiss Me’ Spritzer in a Can from Ardagh and Weingut Johann Müllner
An Austrian winery with 160 years of tradition has launched a white wine spritzer in a can. ‘Kiss Me’ from Weingut Johann Müllner. Weingut Johann Müllner has chosen to use Ardagh’s 250ml aluminium wine can to increase its packaging portfolio. ‘Kiss Me’ will particularly appeal to consumers who appreciate the importance of tradition and quality……...
New CMbE Sales Manager
CMB Engineering has recently announce the appointment of Sales Manager EMEA Andrew Wilkinson at its UK headquarters in Shipley. Following Leon Metcalf’s move to Customer Service Manager, Andrew will take up his new role commencing immediately.
Rebrand for Bunting
Bunting Magnetics Co is celebrating its 60th anniversary as a company with a complete rebrand.
New Category for the BAMA Awards Forum in October
The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) annual Forum and Awards Dinner returns this year Oulton Hall in Leeds on the 16th & 17th October 2019.
Getting to know Canned Water for Kids (CW4K)
Canned Water for kids is drinking water packaged in aluminum bottles and cans. CW4K canned water is the perfect replacement for recyclable plastic water bottles.
Aluminium Aerosol Can Production in First Half of 2019
Despite rapid growth in the production of aluminium aerosol cans over the last few years, AEROBAL, the International Organisation of Aluminium Aerosol Container Manufacturers, has reported that this growth did not continue during the first half of this year. So far, production of cans from member companies has fallen by 1% to three billion cans……...