Berlin Packaging Opens New Mega Warehouse in California
Berlin Packaging, a leading supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, has announced the opening of its newest mega-warehouse in Ontario, California. Strategically located near the busiest seaport in the United States, the adjoining Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, and with easy access to I-10 and I-15 highways, the 231,000-square-foot Ontario mega-warehouse strengthens Berlin Packaging’s operations in Southern California, complementing the company’s existing almost 100,000-square-foot facility in Santa Ana.
Koenig & Bauer MetalPrint Adds to its MetalPremium Blanket Family
The MetalPremium RBC blanket, which is used exclusively on MetalStar 3 printing presses with RBC (Rapid Blanket Change), is now also available as a splined version for presses with a tension bar. The MetalPremium TFC (Thermoplastic Film Carrier) is available for MetalStar 2 and MetalStar 3 presses without RBC.
MPMA Respond to DEFRA’s Resources and Waste Strategy
DEFRA recently released its Resources and Waste Strategy for England, in which it seeks to redress the balance in favour of the natural world. “Our goal is to move to a more circular economy which keeps resources in use for longer – for that to happen, we must all reduce, reuse and recycle more than we do now,” said Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Canned Ready-to-Drink Nitro Cold Brew Coffee from PJ’s of New Orleans
New Orleans based PJ’s introduces its first RTD canned Nitro Cold Brew Coffee, now available at all PJ’s Coffee locations across the US.
PJ’s Nitro Cold Brew Coffee infuses nitrogen gas into its classic cold brew, creating a creamy, stout-like effect—with zero calories.
Cheers!! Ball and Carlsberg Celebrate with a Festive Can for Yuletide Beer
Ball has partnered with Carlsberg Srbija (Serbia) Group to create an exclusive premium can design for Tuborg’s Julebryg – that’s Christmas Brew to you and me.
Canned Drinks’ Surge Following Sizzling Summer
The UK industry trade body for drinks can manufacturers, The Can Makers, report that canned soft drinks saw a growth surge following the hot summer and rising popularity of low sugar beverages.
APEAL Enters the EC Virtuous Circle
APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging, joined the European Commission’s Virtuous Circles workshop held in Bucharest, Romania on 6 December 2018.
Colep’s Five Pillars of Wisdom
Colep, a leading global player in the consumer goods packaging and contract manufacturing industries, has launched its first Sustainability Report highlighting its commitment to integrating sustainability into its business.
Sencon Awarded Apprentice Employer of the Year
Richard Craddock, operations director of canmakers Sencon, and office manager Siobhan Bourn, were more than pleased to accept the Apprentice Employer of the Year 2018 at the recent Worcestershire Apprenticeship awards night in the UK.