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September Issue 156 – Comment

Where has the year gone? It seems like no time ago at all since we were at Metpack in early May and now it’s the start of Autumn in the UK, Summer (what summer?) is over unless we’re going to get an Indian version, although we’re not holding our breath here at Canmaking News.


August Issue 155 – Comment

It’s summer in the UK and we’ve lots of great summer stories for you, especially about the ready to drink beverage market. We know this sector gets a lot of coverage in the media, but to be fair, it is where the most innovative products, metal packaging and marketing is taking place.


July Issue 154 – Comment

Recycling rules, ok and rain doesn’t stop play

The launch of the newly developed Canmaking News at Metpack 2017

June Issue 153 – Comment

The future is bright for metal packaging


May Issue 152 – Comment

Millennials are the Global Generation, aka New or Echo Boomers, Gen Y, Generation Me, Generation We, Generation Next, or Generation Net.

David McEachern

April Issue 151 – Comment

It is with great sadness that we at Canmaking News write about the passing away of David McEachern. He had a five-year battle with frontal temporal dementia.

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March Issue 150 – Comment

The first half of this year is busy with shows: ChinaCan, Metpack and the IMDA. So how do we make the most of these and truly benefit?

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February Issue 149 – Comment

In this issue we have a report on the recent Aerosol Show in Paris. The organisers have informed Canmaking News that the attendance figures for this year were up 7.5% totalling 6,445 visitors.

New Year 2017

January Issue 148 – Comment

We hope you had great holidays and now it’s time to move forward to make 2017 productive and prosperous.

Sean Lydon

December Issue 147 – Comment

As 2016 comes to a close the year has been a year of challenges and surprises that could affect the future of this industry. There is the possibility of a tariff war that could have major effects on our markets.


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