Eastside Distilling’s Craft Canning + Bottling, LLC (Craft Canning), a US West Coast packaging provider, has partnered with Canadian Canning Inc to provide quality canning services from end to end.
The issue of food safety isn’t a new concept for can makers – the responsibility to ensure all cans are safe before reaching consumers has always been there. However, it would be fair to say that right now, there’s a more watchful eye than ever before on the canning industry, as Frank Van Nederveen, sales engineer at Industrial Physics, reports.
Massilly North America Inc, a global metal packaging manufacturing and distribution company, is investing in its first new Koenig & Bauer MetalStar 3 metal decorating press.
The sustainability credentials of metal cans are often talked about. But now the greenness of the metal packaging sector is extending beyond just the containers, with Crown announcing that all 14 of its beverage can plants in the US and Canada are being run on renewable energy.
Crown becomes first metal packaging manufacturer to activate renewable power in 100% of US and Canadian plants
The milestone advances Crown’s global operations to 27.5% renewable electricity.
Cider brand Michel Jodoin is expanding the market for its non-alcoholic apple musts with a new range of cans for consumers in Canada.
Remedy has become the first canned kombucha brand to be stocked in UK Tesco Superstores.
Beverage brand SKYE Energy is entering into international markets with a new set of ‘mood-boosting’ cans designed in collaboration with Ardagh’s Graphics team.
Aluminium Association president & CEO Tom Dobbins has noted the continued importance of the removal of Section 232 aluminium tariffs to US aluminium companies and workers.
Solucan has opened its state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility in Trois-Rivières, Canada to demonstrate the capabilities of its Tonejet Cyclone direct-to-pack digital beverage can printer.