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.
The Ardagh Group has announced the commercialisation of its Nitro Can product.
Urban Chestnut Brewing (UCB) has partnered with Ardagh Group to develop and release an on-premise only package for St. Louis, US available at local bars and restaurants.
Argus Cidery has partnered with Ardagh to package its Ciderkin and Ginger Perry craft cider in 12oz beverage cans.
An all-in-one Fondü bowl produced by Ardagh for Emmi has won a WorldStar Award, recognising the best world packaging in 2016.
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.