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Glass producer expects improved revenues

17 Jul 2012

Glass and metal packaging producer Ardagh has reported revenues for the quarter ending 30 June 2012 to be slightly ahead of the same period in 2011 with increased glass selling prices and contributions from new acquisitions being offset by adverse volumes in  Ardagh?s metal, health glass (to a lesser extent) and engineering businesses.
EBITDA for [...]


Ardagh Group acquires glass company

17 Jul 2012

Glass and metal packager Ardagh Group today announced that it has agreed to acquire US-based Anchor Glass Container Corporation from private investment funds managed by Wayzata Investment Partners LLC in a transaction involving total cash consideration of US $880 million (?721 million).  The transaction is subject to US regulatory approval and other customary closing conditions and is expected to [...]


Metal packaging industry claims environmental benefits alongside luxury

5 Jun 2012

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In the increasingly competitive arena of luxury goods, buy viagra leading brands will seek out ever-more ingenious ways of making their products stand out on the shelf.
Particularly in Europe ? the world?s largest region for the manufacture and consumption of luxury items – the marketplace is crowded, buy meaning that brands need to [...]


Lightweighting technology devised for recycled aluminium

2 May 2012

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A metal technology breakthrough that enables the use of recycled aluminum in the manufacture of extruded aluminum packaging for aerosols may be about to come into production. The resulting new metal alloy exhibits increased strength and allows lightweighting of the container without affecting package integrity. This technology breakthrough will allow manufacturers to lightweight their extruded [...]

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