Four Loko toasts successes in Scotland
After celebrating success in the Scottish wholesale category, a vodka-based ready-to-drink (RTD) popular with Gen Z consumers, has recently relocated its premises and distribution centre to The Central Belt in Scotland.
NSK bearings prevents failures for global can manufacturer
NSK Europe has assisted a major can manufacture plant that was experiencing repeat failures of the spray-head spindle bearings in its can coating machines.
Metpack conference to host top-class speakers
Attendees to the Metpack Conference on 3 May (as part of the trade fair from 2-6 May 2023) will hear nine presentations from industry experts, to learn about innovative production processes, efficient machines and the latest trends.
Sun Chemical and DIC Corporation emissions reduction targets validated by SBTi
The greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets of Sun Chemical and its parent company, DIC Corporation, have been validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
Implementing an effective DRS – the challenges, opportunities and necessities
Tom Giddings discusses the introduction of a DRS in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, outlines the views of the aluminium industry and explains what decisions need to be made moving forward.
Ska Fabricating names new CEO
After a nationwide search, Ska Fabricating’s board of directors has selected Steve Sherman to lead the company as its chief executive officer.
Ardagh Metal Packaging invests in NOMOQ
Ardagh Metal Packaging has acquired a majority share in innovative digital can printer NOMOQ, in a move that extends AMP’s industry-leading support of newcomers to the beverage market.
Aluminum Association releases statement on Russian import tariffs
Charles Johnson, president and CEO of the Aluminum Association, has released a statement on the announcement from the White House on new tariffs targeting Russian aluminium imports.
Anheuser-Busch invests $6 million in can line at Portsmouth brewery
Anheuser-Busch, the country’s leading brewer and American manufacturer, has announced a $6 million investment in its Portsmouth, New Hampshire, brewery.
Koenig & Bauer strengthens market presence in Vietnam
Koenig & Bauer recently underlined its commitment to the Vietnamese market with its participation in the Print & Pack 2022 trade fair in Ho Chi Minh City, and with a dedicated roadshow.
VMI opens major plant expansion in Poland
Production machinery specialist, VMI, is celebrating the opening of three new production assembly halls at its manufacturing site in Leszno, Poland.
Over two years have passed since the UK exited the EU, but feelings about Brexit remain raw for many British and European can manufacturers. Liz Newmark reports
Kickstand Cocktails and Hensley Beverage Co enter distribution partnership
KickStand Cocktails has announced a multi-year distribution partnership with Hensley Beverage Company, a premier beverage wholesaler of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages in Arizona, US.
Dumbleton becomes Intercan board director
Intercan Group has announced the immediate appointment of Marion Dumbleton to board director.