One of the aspects of my job I particularly enjoy is finding quirky stories to do with metal packaging and the public’s love for cans. This week I stumbled upon an interesting story to do with a flag from some football supporters in the UK, or soccer for those of you reading from the other side of the pond.
These are all the posts that have been tagged with asia.
With preparations in full swing for our upcoming Asia CanTech show this October, we can now make another announcement regarding the show.
The latest in the PPG/AkzoNobel saga this week has been particularly interesting, with the news that PPG has decided to withdraw its proposal and not pursue an offer. With a visible conflict between the company and its shareholders, it will be interesting to see how long AkzoNobel can see off careful admirers…
Our first keynote speaker for Asia CanTech has been finalised with ORG Packaging confirmed for the event which takes place on 30 October-1 November in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Early Bird Discount for Asia CanTech 2017 will close on 31 May.
AkzoNobel has opened a new performance coatings production facility in Chonburi, Thailand.
Metpack was an excellent opportunity to meet some of our respected editorial advisory board members to exchange new ideas for the coming months ahead.
Wolfgang Niemsch, chairman of the Metpack committee, welcomed in the 2017 edition of the show with a positive message of prosperity within the metal packaging sector.
I’m afraid to be the bearer of more bad news, but it’s with great sadness that we have learnt of the passing of Hindustan Tin Works’ Atit Bhatia. He sadly passed away yesterday at the age of 35.
Valspar has announced that it will implement a price increase in Asia to offset a significant rise in raw material costs.
Platinum packages for the upcoming Asia CanTech conference and exhibition in Bangkok, Thailand are now sold out.
The Circular Economy has dominated the discussions at the 14th International Recycling Congress so far on day one.
Having completed a $4 million expansion at its Charlotte, NC facility last year, INX International has concluded finishing touches connected to the project.
I am your typical journalist when it comes to completing articles and deadlines at the last minute. One of my resolutions for the year ahead is to be a little more organised when it comes to planning articles and events throughout the year.
Early bird registration for Asia CanTech 2017 is now open.