Glass giant Verallia has purchased Coca-Cola’s stock of returnable bottles in Spain to recycle them into new containers for the soft drinks giant.
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Packaging News has teamed up with British Glass to host a webinar looking at the key issues around glass recycling and the challenges facing the industry and the new government.
Absolut and New Designers have announced the 2015 edition of the Absolut @ New Designers competition.
Glass packaging giant Owens-Illinois (O-I) is to buy Vitro - the largest supplier of glass containers in Mexico, in a deal worth $2.15bn (£1.36bn).
Glass and metal packaging giant Ardagh Group has pulled out of a prospective €3bn deal to buy St Gobain’s European glass-making unit Verallia.
Absolut is to redesign its bottle based on its original 1979 design.
TheMagicTouch was awarded the “Best Innovation” accolade for the second successive year at the Trophex exhibition, this time for its CPM transfer process.
Coca-Cola HBC, the world’s second largest Coca-Cola drinks bottler, sold 2 billion unit cases last year while boosting packaging recovery to 73%.
Beatson Clark will be showcasing creative bottle designs at BeerX this month.
Glass manufacturer Beatson Clark has launched a new website and Twitter channel aimed at the craft beer sector.
Owens- Illinois (O-I) has teamed up with cork producer Amorim to create a new glass bottle for the screw top wines market.
The British Glass Manufacturers’ Confederation will hold its annual Glass Focus Conference on 12 June at the Marriot Renaissance Hotel in Manchester.
Coca-Cola is marking 100 years of its contour bottle with new pack designs.
Owens-Illinois (O-I), the glass container manufacturing giant, has named Vitaliano Torno managing director of O-I Europe.
The British Glass Manufacturers’ Confederation and The Sheffield College have signed a new five-year agreement to further stimulate interest in engineering and manufacturing.