Can & end making
In the first upload of a 14 part series of videos, CanTech Online looks at how a beverage can is produced. Parts 1-3 can be found, with descriptions of each part of the process, in this post. Keep checking back for new videos. Videos are courtesy of Ball Packaging Europe. The idea of these videos is to help those who are new to the industry to learn about can making.
Takao Nakai from Japanese can maker Toyo Seikan Kaisha has been confirmed as the second keynote speaker for Asia CanTech 2012.
Guala Closures, a leading manufacturer of aluminium closures, has added a new production unit to its existing plant in Magneta, Italy.
The Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (Apeal) has launched a new microsite – www.steelforpackaging.org – which is designed to highlight the key supply chain benefits of steel for packaging.