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An essential guide

Our Supplier Profile issue has recently gone to press. This year our profile takes the form of our standalone August issue, bringing the number of yearly editions of CanTech International to 11 from 10 previously.

Cans and wine – what’s not to like?

It’s great to see the inaugural International Canned Wine competition take place recently in California, US. Although taking place in the US, Wines from the US, France, Italy, Spain, Argentina, Australia, New Zealand and England competed in the event.

A logical move?

There was some breaking news during the week, as Ardagh will combine its Food & Speciality Metal Packaging business with Exal Corporation, a producer of aluminium containers, to form Trivium Packaging.

Have we got it right?

The can making industry’s Most Valuable Players (MVP) list is now available in our July issue.

Modern life’s great travesty

As a human race we’ve made great strides in technological advancements; we’ve put a man on the moon, developed the world wide web, and increased the ability to communicate and advance ourselves.

Just the tonic

An interesting story hit the headlines in the UK over Easter, when shadow home secretary Diane Abbott was caught drinking a can of Marks & Spencer’s mojito on a London Overground train.

Making our pitch

Over the years, it’s amazing how we have consistently lost the PR war when comparing the metal packaging industry to plastics and PET.

An industry that cares

It was great to be able to catch up with friends old and new, at last week’s IMDPA trade show in Chicago, Illinois.

The key to success

This blog comes to you from Chicago, where I have been attending the annual IMDPA Annual Conference.

Utilising AI

Our June issue has just been sent to press, where the theme of artificial intelligence has prominence.

An alternative view

With this month’s CanTech June issue featuring Industry 4.0, Artificial Intelligence and the importance to the industry, trust our resident Can Man to have a differing view. The writer shall remain nameless, but it’s worth getting his take on this.

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