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Research carried out by GfK and commissioned by BCME reflects a positive upward trend in popularity for the can, particularly with younger age groups.
The Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (Apeal) has launched a new video animation highlighting the unique benefits of steel as the ideal packaging material for a circular economy.
The global market for metal cans, barrels, drums and pails is projected to exceed $80 billion by 2022, driven by rising consumption of all types of beverages and growing popularity of convenient, cost-friendly, eco-friendly and safe packaging options.
German drinks manufacturer Rhodius Mineralquellen has reintroduced its mineral water into cans after more than a decade.
ITRI’s has published its latest estimate of refined tin use in 2015 at 345,700t, with expectation it will remain static or improve slightly in 2016.
Europe’s brewing sector is experiencing radical change, according to statistics released in 2015 by industry trade body, The Brewers of Europe.
AkzoNobel has made a $10 million investment on a powder coatings plant in Mumbai, India.
The Valspar Corporation has announced that it is expanding production capacity at its Singapore facility to meet increased demand for its food and beverage packaging products in the Asia Pacific region.
In response to customers’ needs to reduce packaging waste and increase productivity, Videojet Technologies has formulated two environmentally friendly coloured inks for the food and beverage packaging industry.
The emerging markets sector is said to represent 41 per cent of global consumer expenditure by 2020. With this in mind, CanTech International caught up with Thomas T. Fischer, vice president investor relations and corporate affairs at Crown.
AkzoNobel has completed phase one of the $2.8 million expansion of its performance coatings plant in Cikarang, Indonesia.
Crown Holdings has announced its financial results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2016.
Accujet by Spraying Systems has introduced the next generation of lubrication using Electrostatic Technology.
The can making industry in Ukraine has been in a state of crisis due to economic and political instability in the region. However, as the economy shows signs of recovery, cannery manufacturers are hoping to see an end to this harsh period. CanTech International’s new Eastern European correspondent, Vladislav Vorotnikov, investigates.