At Metpack, the news that SLAC are in advanced negotiations to acquire Intercan Group took many within the metal packaging industry by surprise. But what are the implications for the industry? Alex Fordham speaks with Intercan’s owner Peter Strode to find out more.
Despite a solid result and increase to full-year 2017 EPS guidance, shares of Crown have underperformed the broader packaging sector (CCK -127bps vs. SP500 -2bps).
Henkel Adhesive Technologies has collaborated with the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) to introduce the training courses of its newly established PSA Academy.
AkzoNobel has announced its acquisition of UK-based Flexcrete Technologies Ltd and an agreement to acquire French manufacturer Disa Technology (Disatech).
The Sherwin‐Williams Company has announced it has completed its acquisition of The Valspar Corporation.
The Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (Apeal) has welcomed the launch of Metal Packaging Europe as an overarching European association that brings together manufacturers, suppliers, and national associations, to promote the beneﬁts of rigid metal packaging.
Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) has announced that it has entered into a merger agreement with Pelican Merger Holdings Israel, in accordance to which it will be acquired by Danaher Corporation’s Product Identification Platform.
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.
AkzoNobel has finalised the acquisition of BASF’s global Industrial Coatings business, which supplies a range of products for industries including construction, domestic appliances, wind energy and commercial transport.