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LINDAL hosts grand opening of new Brazil facility

November 29, 2022

On Nov. 22, LINDAL welcomed key customers, suppliers and employees to the Grand Opening where a ribbon cutting ceremony conducted by LINDAL’s family shareholders declared the facility as formally open. The event also saw a speech from LINDAL CEO, Francois–Xavier Gilbert. During his address, he talked the guests through the facility’s new high–tech manufacturing and […]

PCPC announces 2nd annual Madam C.J. Walker Award

November 28, 2022

The Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) announced its second annual Madam C.J. Walker Award for Excellence in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI). The Award recognizes individuals in the beauty and personal care products industry who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to DEI through strong leadership and sustained efforts with a focus on workplace culture, program and […]

BAMA announces Award Winners

November 27, 2022

The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) held its 2022 BAMA Awards Dinner in October in Cheshire, UK. The emcee was Irish comedian Neil Delamare, who stepped in at short notice when the original emcee broke his ankle prior to the event; Delamare entertained the audience with hilarious anecdotes and a surprise aerosol-themed pop quiz. BAMA […]

German aluminum industry sees further production decline in 3Q

November 26, 2022

The aluminum economy in Germany continued to cool down in the third quarter of this year, according to Aluminum Germany (AD). With a 25% drop, the production of raw aluminum fell particularly significantly compared to the same quarter of the previous year. In the period from January–September 2022, only approximately 653,000 tons were produced (-22%). […]

Starco expands Whipshots with Limited Edition Peppermint flavor

November 25, 2022

New Peppermint Whipshots is the first limited-edition flavor release since launch Starco Brands announced that Whipshots vodka-infused whipped cream is introducing a new Peppermint flavor to its portfolio. Joining Vanilla, Mocha and Caramel, the new limited-edition flavor with festive design will continue to add a playful shot of sophistication, indulgence and luxury to any drink, […]

Plastipak’s major recycling investment in Spain officially opens

November 23, 2022

Plastipak, UK-based designer, manufacturer and recycler of plastic containers—including aerosol containers—has announced the formal opening of a major recycling investment at its manufacturing site in Toledo, Spain by Don Emiliano García-Page, President of the Castilla-La Mancha Region.  The new recycling facility converts PET flake into food-grade recycled PET (rPET) pellets suitable for direct use in […]

Aerosol turkey stuffing from Dupont? It’s a hoax, folks…

November 18, 2022

As much as we would like it to be true, turkey stuffing in an aerosol package is not an actual product…yet. Check out the analysis from fact-checkers Snopes.com: The post-World War II era saw a number of technological advances that accompanied a boom in consumerism, many intended to ease the burden of household chores. But was […]

International Association Execs to speak at 2023 ACI Convention

November 16, 2022

Executives from leading trade associations will discuss firsthand the challenges facing their region’s cleaning products supply chain, during the Global Industry Update at the 2023 American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Industry Convention. Attendees will learn about the global industry outlook and engage with international experts during a question-and-answer session. The Global Industry Update will take place […]

AEROFIL wins P&G Partner of the Year

November 12, 2022

Aerosol contract manufacturer Aerofil Technology Inc., Sullivan, MO, recently won a 2022 Procter & Gamble External Business Partner of the Year Award for having  “gone above and beyond in delivering sustained value to our business and the consumers P&G serves.” Read the complete story HERE

New President for Australian Aerosol Association

November 10, 2022

The Aerosol Association of Australia has announced the appointment of Paul Wynn-Hatton, Group Technical Director for Callington, as President of the Association.  Wynn-Hatton has a Doctor of Philosophy in Organic Chemistry from Sydney University and has worked in the aerosol industry for over 30 years. He joined the Association’s Executive Committee in 2016 and has served […]