Crown Bevcan wins at UK Packaging Awards
Crown’s Bevcan has won this year’s MPMA Best in Metal Award for its FACT Organic Flavoured Sparkling Water cans which incorporate CrownConnect technology.
Innovation wins at Aerobal Aerosol Awards
The winners of Aerobal’s World Aluminium Aerosol Can Award 2018 have been announced. The Aerobal competition is regarded as a yardstick for innovation in the sector, highlighting the latest trends and ideas. Nine judges from packaging journals and media from around the globe selected the best entries in two categories: cans already on the market……...
Anheuser-Busch Halts Beer Production to Can Emergency Drinking Water for US Relief Operations
Anheuser-Busch’s Cartersville Brewery paused its beer production to can emergency drinking water, after high demand for clean, safe drinking water following the California Wildfires and Hurricanes Florence and Michael exhausted existing stocks.
Ball Ceases Production at San Martino Plant
Ball Corporation has announced that it intends to cease production at the company’s San Martino, Italy, facility at the end of December 2018 and only after due negotiation with the trade union.
INX International Opens New Brazil Metal Decorating Facility
INX International Ink Co. has opened a new plant in Itatiba, Brazil to produce 2-piece metal decorating inks. Based in Sao Paulo, the 24,000 square-foot facility is its first new complex in South America since Creative INX was acquired in December 2016 and is designed to manufacture approximately nine million pounds of product annually.
Sensory Analytics Named on Triad Fast 50 List
Sensory Analytics has earned its highest ever position on the Triad Business Journal’s Fast 50 List for 2018, coming in at number 12.
Gruppo ASA Renames its UK and Swiss Factories
Gruppo ASA has renamed its factories in the UK and Switzerland to strengthen the company’s identity on the market.
Aerobal Reports 5% Rise in First Half of 2018
The companies belonging to the International Organisation of Aluminium Aerosol Container Manufacturers (Aerobal) produced nearly 3.3 billion cans in the first half of 2018, substantially more than in the same period the year before. Adjusted for the production output of new member companies, this figure represents a market growth of about 5%.
Sun Chemical Releases Autumn Regulatory Newsletter
Sun Chemical has released its Autumn 2018 Regulatory Newsletter for customers and has made it, along with all other regulatory newsletters over the past five years, available online for download at its new regulatory webpage.