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Aluminium tube marks 100th birthday

The European tube manufacturers association (etma) mark the 100th of the aluminium tube today (8 August). The unique success story began in 1913 exactly one hundred years ago a new technical development made the industrial scale production of aluminium tubes feasible. In 1913 Alfons Mall, who was 28 years old and living in Baden in […]

July/August 2009

Regulars: New Products: New cans and ends in the market place Equipment News: The latest machinery and equipment for the can line Candid: Gokhan Atkas, managing coordinator, Teksan Metal Packaging Features: China unbound: Cannex was held in Guangzhou, China for the first time in its history. The show was small but perfectly formed, Suzanne Christiansen […]