Beverage Cans Packaging News

Heartsease Farm pressé cans win Metal Pack of the Year
Ardagh Group

A charming family of matte-finish cans, created by Ardagh Metal Packaging (AMP) for leading UK spring water company Radnor Hills, have triumphed at the prestigious UK Packaging Awards 2022. The cheerful Heartsease Farm range of four premium pressé cans were together named Metal Pack of the Year.

Beverage Can Weight Reduction: Celebrating a Milestone Achievement
Lightweighting efforts add to metal’s superior properties in terms of recyclability and the benefits are compounded as the material circulates through the process time and time again. Weight reductions allow us to produce more cans with the same amount of aluminum used previously for standard cans, which has a positive impact on GHG emissions through energy savings.
Call of Duty promotional can from Big Shock! is armed with H!GHEND
Ardagh Group
Czech energy drink powerhouse Big Shock! has deployed Ardagh Metal Packaging’s new H!GHEND technology to stunning effect, unleashing an impressive special edition can to mark the launch of combat game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II. Big Shock! aims to attract young gaming fans who are pumped for the new Call of Duty release and want to stay sharp while playing.
Au Vodka dazzles with ultra-glam all-gold AMP can
Ardagh Group
Luxury vodka makers Au Vodka Ltd are going for all-out glamour as they launch their very first pre-mixed RTD in a spectacular gold can. Choosing a highly reflective gold colour for the can body, end and tab, Au Vodka worked with Ardagh Metal Packaging (AMP) to create an irresistibly charismatic pack with immense visual impact.
Introducing H!GHEND: A new high for creative can-end branding
Ardagh Group

Ardagh Metal Packaging - Europe is delighted to launch H!GHEND: a transformative new addition to its cutting-edge customisation range which offers customers fantastic brand-enhancing creative opportunities. The H!GHEND innovation series adds extra value to the can end, making this area of the pack a newly valuable player in overall branding.

Cardboard Carriers Deliver a Sustainable Solution for Oslo Brewery
Berry Global
The WaveGrip carrier has been developed in line with Berry Global’s Impact 2025 sustainability strategy, which aims to work with customers to help meet and exceed their sustainability goals. Each carrier weighs just 7.95g for a standard six-pack and is recyclable in most paper and board waste collection streams.
Damm and Ball launch world's first Aluminium Stewardship Initiative certified beverage cans
Ball Corporation

From this March onwards, all Damm's cans, which are supplied by Ball Corporation, will be certified according to ASI's standards for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship. The certification covers packaging and storage of beer in cans, as well as related activities including design, packaging and storage of finished products, waste management and storage, and the recovery of waste, including end consumer's packaging waste.

Wine can pop-and-tear opening force

Producers followed the wine drinker from the dinner party to the picnic. Packaging solutions have facilitated a move to wine ‘on the go’. The air-tight, light-proof, unbreakable aluminium drinks can has established itself as a viable container