ORG seeks to scupper Baosteel bid for CPMC
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by Nisa Ali
6h ago
ORG has escalated a bidding war for control of CPMC Holdings, seeking to scupper a deal that would see the Chinese canmaker taken over by Baosteel’s canmaking business, Shanghai Baosteel Packaging. Beijing-based ORG has revived an acquisition plan that had been put on hold and made a counteroffer that would value the maker of aluminium […] The post ORG seeks to scupper Baosteel bid for CPMC appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Asahi claims ‘world first’ for real lemon slices in RTD beverage
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by Nisa Ali
6h ago
Asahi Breweries has launched what it says is the “world’s first” ready-to-drink lemon sour alcoholic drink with a real slice of lemon that emerges when the can is opened with a full-open lid. Future Lemon Sour is a 5% ABV RTD in a 345ml can, with a fully-open peel back lid. It is out on […] The post Asahi claims ‘world first’ for real lemon slices in RTD beverage appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Imeta upgrades can seamers with stainless steel
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by Michelle Russell
6h ago
Seamer specialists Imeta is now offering bases and the structural parts of can seamers in stainless steel, as replacements for the original cast iron components. The Parma, Italy-based company’s seamer overhauling business is moving to steel replacements to “meet stringent sanitation standards while preserving the rigidity and robustness” of their can seamers. Roberto Baroni, sales […] The post Imeta upgrades can seamers with stainless steel appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Ball Corp sharpens focus with EMEA and Asia appointment
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by Nisa Ali
1d ago
Ball Corporation has appointed Dr Mandy Glew as senior vice president and president of EMEA and Asia, as the packaging giant looks to sharpen its focus on innovation and boost operational efficiencies. Glew has been promoted from her previous role of president, EMEA and Asia, to which she was appointed in March, succeeding Carey Causey, […] The post Ball Corp sharpens focus with EMEA and Asia appointment appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Register now for The Canmaker webinar on sustainable steel closures!
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by Michelle Russell
1d ago
The Canmaker is launching the first in a series of webinars on the technical aspects of canmaking, today (13 June). The discussion on ‘Sustainable steel closures: redefining packaging innovation’ will start at 15.30 CET (13.30 GMT), and can be accessed via The Canmaker website. Click on the link above. The webinar will be hosted by […] The post Register now for The Canmaker webinar on sustainable steel closures! appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Tinplate packaging manufacturer and steelmaker claim carbon savings with bluemint choice
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by Michelle Russell
2d ago
Coating systems manufacturer Westwood has chosen bluemint steel, saving more than 258 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent, according to manufacturer Thyssenkrupp Rasselstein, to contain their highly reactive material in tinplate packaging from Muhr & Söhne. “Sealed tinplate containers offer the greatest protection and the highest possible safety for the packaging and transportation of this filling […] The post Tinplate packaging manufacturer and steelmaker claim carbon savings with bluemint choice appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Kaiser Aluminium to close Texas plant
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by Nisa Ali
2d ago
US canstock producer Kaiser Aluminium is to close its Sherman plant in Texas, citing “challenges and business realities”.  The producers of aluminium mill products for packaging, aerospace, and automotive, confirmed production at the plant, which has been operating since 1963, is expected to end by 30 June.  Around 90 employees are expected to be affected […] The post Kaiser Aluminium to close Texas plant appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Distributor claims ‘first’ in availability of aluminium pill jars for health and wellness industries
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by Michelle Russell
3d ago
A UK distributor has claimed it is the first in the country to offer aluminium pill jars to the health and wellness industries. Describing itself as the “leading UK distributor of aluminium bottles”, Bluesky Solutions said the jars are durable and sustainable, providing barrier properties against air, light and contaminants, are shatterproof and lightweight.  Made […] The post Distributor claims ‘first’ in availability of aluminium pill jars for health and wellness industries appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Canmaker ups GHG reduction targets after smashing 2027 goals
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by Michelle Russell
3d ago
Eviosys has reached its 2027 greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction target in 2023, exceeding its targets for the third successive year, according to its annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report. The results, verified by Bureau Veritas UK, mean that since its baseline year of 2020, the company has achieved a 20% reduction in GHG […] The post Canmaker ups GHG reduction targets after smashing 2027 goals appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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Klinghammer invests as it celebrates 130 years
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by Nisa Ali
4d ago
Canmaking equipment manufacturer Klinghammer Group has invested to expand production capacity, and introduced a number of new features to its shaping machines, as it celebrates 130 years in business. The Germany-based company, which started out in 1894 as an equipment supplier for classical cylindrical three-piece cans, now focuses on shaped cans, machinery for shaping, in […] The post Klinghammer invests as it celebrates 130 years appeared first on The Canmaker ..read more
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