Crown expands North American footprint with new beverage can plant
Crown Holdings has reported that its previously announced Southwestern United States aluminium beverage can manufacturing facility will be located in Mesquite, Nevada.
Vobev unveils additional manufacturing facility details
Utah-based Vobev has announced additional details about its facility including an improved supply chain that it claims is five times faster than a traditional can manufacturer or filler.
Ball intends to build new aluminium beverage packaging plants in UK and Russia
Each facility from Ball would produce, from 2023, billions of cans a year across a range of formats and sizes, and provide up to 200 skilled jobs.
Two-piece can tooling
As can tooling manufacturers ramp up production to meet continuing surge in aluminium can demand, Lluís Miñarro, manager of the Can Tooling product segment at Hyperion Materials & Technologies, shares insights into the two-piece can tooling market of the past year.
Kraft Heinz plans £140 million UK site investment
The Kraft Heinz Company is planning to make a £140 million investment in Kitt Green, Europe’s largest food manufacturing facility located near Wigan, in the North-West of the UK.
Canpack announces expansion in US
Canpack has announced that it will build its second US-based, aluminium beverage can body manufacturing plant in Muncie, Indiana.
CMbE announces factory expansion
CarnaudMetalbox Engineering( CMbE) has announced the addition of a 150,000 sq ft facility in Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Belvac increases expansion investment to meet global demand
Belvac has expanded its container and engineering services by investing in a fully functional, two-piece can pilot line.
Tubex receives World Star Award for aerosol deodorant can
The Tubex team has been awarded with another World Star Award for the Unilever Rexona Recycled Refreshed deodorant aluminium aerosol can.
Ball announces new aluminium end manufacturing facility in Kentucky
Ball Corporation has announced plans to build a new aluminium end manufacturing facility in Bowling Green, Kentucky, with production scheduled to begin in early 2022.
Joining the top table
The last fortnight has seen a refreshing return to action, with some significant can making news to hit the news desk of CanTech International.
Canpack acquires new can manufacturing plant and Center of Excellence in USA
The Canpack Group and Giorgi Global Holdings, Inc have jointly announced Canpack’s acquisition of an industrial property in Olyphant, Pennsylvania.
Macsa ID launches new range of fiber lasers for beverage can coding
Macsa ID’s latest SPA F-100 series is capable of coding up to 172,000 cans per hour, reportedly with guaranteed legibility, traceability and security, even in hot and humid environments.
Tubex receives two WorldStar Awards
Tubex has been awarded with two WorldStar trophies for its aerosol cans: Unilever Dove Men & Care and Beiersdorf Body Mousse.
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