In 1892, William Painter changed the trajectory of the beverage industry with the invention of the bottle cap. Throughout 2017, the company that Painter founded, will be celebrating its 125th anniversary by highlighting its long-standing commitment to innovation, quality and sustainability.
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Roland ten Klooster, professor of packaging design and management at Holland's University of Twente has explained the benefits of design possibilities offered by steel for packaging in an article commissioned to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (Apeal).
Last week I reported on the first day of the ADF Forum show. Here is my round-up of day two: On day two of the show, communications manager Ellen Wauters provided an overview on the European Metal Packaging Industry in Europe (Empac). Wauters explained the latest on Empac’s work on marketing metal as a permanent material and ‘The Forever Story’.
Apeal (the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging) has welcomed the result of the European Parliament’s (EP) environment committee (ENVI) vote on the review of the WPD and PPWD, two key pieces of legislation which are relevant to the industry.
Greetings from a very cold Paris, where I have been at the Aerosol and Dispensing Forum (ADF) show.
Crown has added a manufacturing line in its Périgueux, France plant to help meet demand from consumers in Europe and around the world.
Ball has collaborated with Norwegian craft brewer Lervig Aktiebryggeri to produce packaging for selected expressions of its craft beer range.
Crown has launched a microsite to help brand owners experience the various design possibilities offered by metal packaging.
The dynamics of the can making industry have changed significantly over the past few months with the recent Ball acquisition of Rexam. In an industry exclusive, Evert van de Weg speaks with the recipients of Ball’s divested part of its business, Ardagh Group.
International companies will provide evidence of how innovative the metal packaging sector is at the global Metpack Fair being held at Messe Essen on 2-6 May 2017.
European Metal Packaging (Empac) has announced that Glud & Marstrand has joined the association as a corporate member.
A Happy New Year to all of you from the team at Bell Publishing and CanTech International. We like to think that 2016 was a successful time for us with Euro CanTech and Asia CanTech being well received, and the launch of our magazine app.
SouthCoat has grown into a significant player on the EMEA market for metal packaging coatings.
The Italian packaging machinery manufacturers strengthened its world leadership in 2016 with almost 2% growth in total turnover, according to the research department of the Italian national trade association Ucima.
Domino Printing Sciences has ended a successful, award winning year in 2016, which has seen the company receive a variety of trade and industry accolades.
Sun Chemical will showcase its portfolio of inks for monobloc, tube and aerosol cans during the Aerosol and Dispensing Forum (ADF) 2017, which takes place on 18-19 January at the Porte de Versailles, Paris.
The global launch of L’Oréal’s Puma branded cosmetic products is focusing on a range of deodorant body sprays presented in 150ml aerosols produced by Ardagh.