All news articles for December 22, 2011

2011's beverage blockbusters: the news that filled our cup this year

2011's beverage blockbusters: the news that filled our cup this year

By Ben Bouckley

We review the beverage thrills, and spills, of 2011, and raise a Christmas glass to a year that saw legal dogfights, giant steps forward in interactive packaging technology and a change of slogan for Carlsberg, never traditionally known for its modesty...

The humble beverage can is riding high in Brazil, and it's success spurred Novelis' investment

Brazilian can demand prompts $50m Novelis investment

By Ben Bouckley

The world's largest producer of rolled aluminium, Novelis, has announced plans to invest around $50m to install a coating line for beverage can end stock at its site in Pindamonhangaba, Brazil.

Red Bull fights Pit Bull filler to EU court defeat

Red Bull fights Pit Bull filler to EU court defeat

By Ben Bouckley

Simply filling a soft drink bearing a trademarked brand name does not itself violate an EU directive regarding use of that sign, according to the European Court of Justice (CJEU) in a high-profile ruling involving Red Bull.

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