Ensuring clarity for members

2019 promises to be a significant year for the metal packaging industry in the UK, with the impending issues of Brexit and Deposit Return Schemes.

Exploring a new food trend

As the trend for veganism rises, Masterchef UK finalists from 2016, Billy Wright and Jack Layer, recently devised set of new vegan canned food recipes for Canned Food UK.

Can Man: Remembering Bill

This edition of Can Man takes on a slightly different narrative, as I recently learnt of the sad news of the passing of William ‘Bill’ Coors, the chairman of the Adolph Coors Company.

Tin men become MASTERS

Tinmasters recently announced the acquisition of Afon Tinplate. Alex Fordham visits Tinmasters’ headquarters in Caldicot, UK, to find out the implications of the purchase and the reasons behind the company’s rebranding


A stronger platform for us all

AkzoNobel recently released its new generation of coatings for the internal protection of three-piece food cans. Alex Fordham visited the company headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, to find out the potential benefits for the three-piece food can market.


The Portuguese caviar

Alex Fordham recently visited Comur, the Portuguese sardine company, which still skins and de-bones its sardines by hand.

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