Cans

Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Henkel Recognizes Ball, ReAl(TM) Can for Sustainability

April 12, 2016

BROOMFIELD, Colo.- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) and its ReAl™ extruded aluminum can were recognized by Henkel for best-in-class sustainability performance in 2015 at the 2016 American Cleaning Institute annual meeting. Awards were presented in five categories for excellence in supply performance, sustainability and innovation in the beauty care, laundry and home care markets. Ball is a key... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Nauti Seltzer Launches Nationally in 12 Ounce Cans from CROWN Beverage Packaging

March 31, 2016

Philadelphia, PA ­–  In a dramatic departure from its established regional craft brewing business, Wachusett Brewing Company (Westminster, MA) is moving into new beverage territory, figuratively and literally. The company has developed a healthy alternative in the hard soda category and will be launching it nationwide in April following an initial rollout in its home state, Massachusetts.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Ball's Aluminum Aerosol Innovations Receive Multiple 2015 Can of the Year Honors

December 23, 2015

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) recently received multiple 2015 Can of the Year honors for its aluminum aerosol packaging innovations. The ReAl® impact extruded can for Henkel's Fa deodorant brand won AEROBAL's World Aluminium Aerosol Can Award and a gold award from The Canmaker magazine. The impact extruded deodorant can for Laboratoires Venus Expert also won a... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Steel Aerosol Can features 2-piece, lightweight design.

December 17, 2015

Utilizing high-speed, coil-to-can manufacturing process, Model G3-HD features integrated dome design. Can is designed to control sidewall thickness to accommodate various specifications. Infinitely recyclable, G3-HD is available in multiple sizes and utilizes advanced technology to provide bright white canvas to accommodate up to 8-color, high-resolution customer graphics. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Mike Hess Brewing Introduces its "Open Mike"-the Beer Can with a Pull Tab that Removes the Entire Lid, a First in California

November 10, 2015

Tuesday - Today Mike Hess Brewing (MHB) introduced its Open Mike™ beer can, becoming the only brewery in California to use Crown Holdings Inc.’s (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com) patented 360 End® technology. A simple pull tab removes the entire top end of the can, effectively turning the can into an instant pint glass. “We could not be... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Milacron's Innovative Klear Can(TM) Continues to Push Toward Production as it Passes Critical Food Safety Tests

October 29, 2015

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry announced its Klear Can technology has undergone and passed an important food safety test and is undergoing additional testing with a number of select prospects. The Milacron Klear Can is an ideal alternative to metal cans for fruits, vegetables, soups, meats,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services

Allstate Can Corporation Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification

September 11, 2015

Parsippany, NJ – Allstate Can Corporation, an industry pioneer and leader in the development and manufacturing of steel packaging, metal containers and tin cans, has been awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Quality Management System. ISO 9001 is the international standard for Quality Management Systems and is the most widely used QMS standard. ISO 9001:2008 is based on the "process... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Celebration for All with Specialty Beverage Cans

September 3, 2015

As Singapore marks its 50th birthday (SG50) this year, Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com) has been actively supporting local and international brands to celebrate the milestone year with eye-catching beverage packaging designs that reflect the festivity of the national jubilee. Leveraging Crown's leading technology and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Ball's Packaging Graphics Expertise Recognized at IMDA'S 2015 Excellence in Quality Awards

July 6, 2015

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — Four of Ball Corporation's (NYSE: BLL) metal packaging designs were recognized by the International Metal Decorators Association during the "Excellence in Quality" decorating awards competition at its 2015 conference, which was held May 19-21 in Bloomingdale, Ill. The IMDA's annual competition is judged by graphic art professionals and recognizes companies... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Ball and Henkel Launch an Even More Sustainable Aluminum Aerosol Package

June 16, 2015

BROOMFIELD, Colo., – Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) and Henkel Beauty Care continue their aluminum aerosol lightweighting journey with the introduction of an even lighter iteration of ReAl, Ball's revolutionary technology utilizing recycled aluminum to create a metal alloy that exhibits increased strength and allows weight reduction of the container without affecting package integrity. ... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown and Mother Earth Brew Co. Win IMDA 2015 Best of Category Award, Craft Cans, for Honcho Hefeweizen

June 16, 2015

The International Metal Decorators Association (IMDA) recently held its Annual Conference at the Hilton Chicago/Indian Lakes Resort, May 20-21, 2015, and recognized CROWN Beverage Packaging North America and Mother Earth Brew Co. (Vista, CA) with a Best of Category award, Craft Cans, in its 19th Annual “Excellence in Quality” competition. The top honor was for Crown’s print quality, ink... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage

Harwin EZ-Shield Cans Development Kit Wins ECN IMPACT Award

June 2, 2015

Low-cost convenient alternative to bespoke EMI/RFI shield cans saves time; judged best in category Salem NH, USA – Harwin, the leading hi-rel connector and SMT board hardware manufacturer, has won the Tools, Kits Reference Designs category in the prestigious 2015 ECN IMPACT Awards for its EZ-Shield Cans Development Kit. The winners were announced at a glittering ceremony held on May 13 at... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Southbound Brewing Company Switches to Low-Carbon, Novelis evercan(TM) Packaging

April 20, 2015

Craft brewers encourage industry, peers to "can responsibly" ATLANTA and SAVANNAH, Ga. — Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, and Southbound Brewing Company, Savannah's first production microbrewery, today announced Southbound is the latest craft brewery to offer its beer in aluminum cans made from Novelis' evercan™ - the world's first and only... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Beverage Packaging Supplies Cans to Craft Brewers Participating in Hops for Heroes' 2015 Homefront IPA Release

April 8, 2015

Philadelphia, PA — For the second straight year, CROWN Beverage Packaging North America will help to make Memorial Day memorable in support of U.S. military armed services, veterans, and their families. The Company will be a national sponsor of Hops for Heroes’ 2015 Homefront IPA program and will donate cans, graphics work for can printing, and freight for shipping, so that the ten... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

612Brew Targets Growth with Addition of Rexam Cans

February 27, 2015

CHICAGO –  Looking to expand its reach and bring its beers to even more customers, 612Brew has launched three of its distinctive craft brews - SIX, Unrated Rye IPA and Gateway Park Lager - in Rexam 12 oz. cans. SIX is a golden, biscuit-flavored American Pale Ale with a light hop aroma. It is named after the local bus number that runs past the original 612Brew test brewery. Unrated Rye... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Lids with Opening Mechanism enable resealable beverage cans.

February 13, 2015

Equipped with XO closure system, any 200 mL to 1.0 L beverage may be re-closed multiple times for staggered content consumption. Resealed cans are pressure stable as well as entirely gas and liquid tight, ensuring beverages stay fresh and carbonated while free from ingress of outside elements and insects. Tamper-proof seal, which covers and secures opening strap, breaks when initially opened, and shelf life of filled beverage cans with XO ends is 12–18 months. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Crown Toasts Gold at Starpack Awards 2014

December 30, 2014

Company Also Wins WorldStar Award for Elegant and Unique Whisky Tin Philadelphia, PA – CROWN Aerosols and Speciality Packaging Europe, a business unit of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com), is celebrating a number of successes in the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) Starpack Awards 2014. At the awards... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Ball Wins Esteemed Canmaking Awards for Innovative Aerosol Packaging

November 18, 2014

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Ball recently won two prestigious canmaking awards for its innovation and excellence in the printing and design of metal aerosol packaging. Ball Aerocan received the 2014 World Aluminium Aerosol Can Award from AEROBAL, the international organization for aluminium aerosol container manufacturers, for a prototype "U Homme" deodorant can featuring Ball's... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Japan's Daiwa Wins the Can of the Year Award

November 11, 2014

Daiwa Can Corporation in Japan has won the canmaking industry's top accolade for 2014, The Canmaker magazine Can of the Year award, for a highly-decorated tinplate coffee can. Selected by a panel of expert judges, the 20cl three-piece welded tinplate can developed for Kowa Pharmaceutical's Powered Coffee brand features detailed decoration, registered embossing, foaming ink, gravure... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

The Future of Craft Beer

October 13, 2014

The future of Craft Beer, Focused on cans Increasing throughput while eliminating hand packing Climax Packaging Machinery's Automatic CanDO Can Cartoner. For years it has been thought that putting beer in a can just isn't proper for craft beer. Well, this summer Sam Adams reversed their stand and announced that they too, will be putting their beer in a can. Sam Adams has been a... Read More