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.
Ball Opens New Spanish Plant
Beverage can maker, Ball Corporation has opened a new production plant in Spain located in Cabanillas del Campo, Guadalajara.
BMi Report Shows Contraction in SA Metal Packaging Market
According to reports by BMi Research post-consumer metal packaging collection is increasing in South Africa, however, the overall metal packaging market has declined slightly with growth predicted to remain stable in the years to come.
US Aluminium Association Welcomes Two New Member Companies
Last month the Aluminum Association of the US welcomed two new member companies at its annual meeting: AMG Aluminum and New Day Aluminum.