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Dec 10, 2018
Amazon to charge fees for unmarked aerosols
PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Dec 4, 2018
Germany’s Bayer Group has announced plans to strengthen its ‘core’ life science businesses through a range of portfolio, efficiency and structural measures. These changes will see the company exit the Animal Health business as well as sell its consumer health brands Coppertone and Dr. Scholl’s. The significant changes... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Dec 3, 2018
Germany headquartered personal care company Beiersdorf has announced plans to establish an innovation hub in Seoul, ‘for the next generation of Korean beauty disruptors.’ According to a statement announcing the new initiative, it will be sponsored by Beiersdorf's body-care brand, Nivea. South Korean start-ups selected by the initiative... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Nov 29, 2018
Multinational consumer goods giant Unilever has announced that its CEO is to retire from the company. Paul Polman has been Unilever CEO for over a decade, and has over four decades experience in the consumer goods sector. According to a company announcement, that tenure has been a... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Nov 23, 2018
Aerosols and liquids contract manufacturer Colep has published its first sustainability report. The company describes the report as proof of its ‘commitment to integrating sustainability’ into its business. The central focus of the report is the outlining of five pillars of sustainability that Colep believes are crucial... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Nov 21, 2018
Agustin Chávez Gómez has joined Precision Global as sales manager for Precision Valve Mexico, as of 1 November 2018. Chávez has over 19 years of sales and business development experience in the packaging industry, as well as similar B2B component industries. He joins Precision from Albéa, where he... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
Secret Deodorant has launched a new campaign to support the equal pay of women in the workplace. The Procter & Gamble owned deodorant brand has released a music video, alongside a variety of social media posts, which addresses how women still aren’t getting paid equally to... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 13, 2018
Last month, the 2018 British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association (BAMA) Awards took place. The winners were selected by a panel of aerosol retailing, politics and environmental sustainability experts. That panel was made up of Lisa Hipgrave, director of the International Fragrance Association (IFRA), Matt Skyes, technical liaison... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 7, 2018
Metal packaging producer Ball Corporation has published its financial results for the third quarter 2018, showing a year on year improvement on the same period of 2017. Ball provides metal packaging for beverages, food and household products. This includes a selection of one, two and three piece... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Nov 7, 2018
Unilever’s Dove antiperspirant aerosols will be produced using an aluminium solution provided by Constellium. On 6 November, the Dutch company announced it would supply major Czech aerosol producer Moravia Cans with its Aeral solution. Moravia produces Unilever’s ‘award-winning’ Dove antiperspirant aerosols. Constellium is a Netherlands headquartered,... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 7, 2018
Aerosol trade association International Organisation of Aluminium Aerosol Container Manufacturers (AEROBAL) announced the winner of its World Aluminium Aerosol Can Award 2018 at its General Assembly meeting in Dusseldorf. According to the press release, nine ‘highly regarded’ journalists from ‘important’ packaging journals and media from across... [Read More]

AUTOMOTIVE/INDUSTRIAL NEWS
Nov 6, 2018
Speciality packaging producer Alltub has been acquired by middle market private equity firm One Equity Partners (OEP). OEP has bought 100% of the Alltub Group from previous shareholder Aurora Capital. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. Alltub was founded in 2005 as a spinoff from the... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 6, 2018
There is overwhelming public support in the UK for Government action on unrecyclable packaging, according to the results of a survey carried out by Cardiff University. The results point to a growing public desire for recyclable packaging and products, a trend that will likely continue... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Nov 2, 2018
According to press releases from both parties, top consumer goods brands Henkel and SC Johnson have signed up for the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastic Economy Commitment. The initiative was signed by a total of 250 organisations. World Aerosols reported on another major consumer goods company,... [Read More]

HOUSEHOLD NEWS
Oct 31, 2018
Major consumer goods company RB (Reckitt Benckiser) has signed up to the New Plastics Economy Initiative, a circular economy scheme for plastics led by the Ellen MacArthur foundation and WRAP’s UK Plastics Pact. RB has a number of brands distributed in aerosols for the household sector, including... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Oct 30, 2018
Multi-national consumer goods firm Procter & Gamble (P&G) has released a report on its results from the first quarter of the 2019 fiscal year. The company detailed its net sales of $16.7 billion (€14.7 billion) before continuing onto its first quarter breakdowns. According to the report, P&G’s skin... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Oct 18, 2018
Despray has ‘officially’ appointed JDM Australia to act as the exclusive sales and service representative for the company’s patented aerosol recycling technology. A sister company to the Boessenkool/OEM group, Netherlands based Despray was recently crowned the ‘Most innovative company in the Netherlands’. In addition, Despray recently received... [Read More]