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UK: Rexam seeks finance to avoid downgrade

28 Jul 2009

Rexam, the drinks packaging giant, is seeking fresh ways of raising finance to avoid losing its investment grade credit rating.

GLOBAL: Rexam targets wine can growth

13 May 2009

Packaging giant Rexam is using the London International Wine Fair to launch a new push for wine in cans, unveiling the first product to emerge from a partnership with Guy Anderson Wines.

GLOBAL: Weaker drinks can sales dents Rexam

8 May 2009

Global packaging giant Rexam has seen sales dented by weaker demand for beverage cans in the first quarter of 2009, but said results were in-line with its expectations.

UK: Cans greener and cheaper than bottles for wine - study

17 Apr 2009

Wine packaged in cans carries more environmental benefits and potential cost savings than wine in glass bottles, according to research commissioned by leading can maker Rexam.

UPDATE US: Rexam to close drinks can plant, cut jobs

11 Dec 2008

Weakening demand for soft drinks in North America will see Rexam close a third beverage can factory in the US, with the loss of 80 jobs.

US: Rexam to close can plant, cut jobs

10 Dec 2008

Weakening demand for soft drinks in North America will see Rexam close a third beverage can factory in the US, with the loss of 80 jobs.

UK: Rexam in line, cautious on outlook

18 Nov 2008

Packaging giant Rexam has said that trading for 2008 remains in line with expectations, despite a slowdown in the US soft drinks sector.

UK: Rexam announces director change

31 Oct 2008

Rexam, the global packaging giant, has announced that John Langston has joined the firm's board as a non-executive director.

UK: Rexam to unveil new designs at Brau

2 Oct 2008

Rexam, the beverage can and closure producer, has said it will unveil new designs at the upcoming Brau exhibition in Germany.

UK: Wild Pelican in the can for Rexam

7 May 2008

Beverage can maker Rexam has announced it is now producing cans for new wine brand Wild Pelican.

US: Power Brands launches Aqua Planet in cans

27 Mar 2008

Power Brands has introduced its Aqua Planet water brand in recyclable cans across select stores in the northern California area.

EUR: Ball Packaging Europe alters management, builds Polish plant

25 Jan 2008

Ball Packaging Europe has restructured its management team resulting in a new president and two additional COO’s for the company amidst plans to build an additional factory in Poland.

UK: Rexam chairman to retire

18 Jan 2008

Rexam has announced its chairman plans to leave the company.

UK: Rexam gets Rostar buy okay - finally

9 Jan 2008

Rexam has finally received the green light from Russian authorities to proceed with its purchase of beverage can maker Rostar.

UK: Rexam trading on target

13 Dec 2007

Rexam has said that its underlying trading for the second half of the year is anticipated to be broadly in line with the management's expectations.

UK: Rexam readies new can plant in Denmark

19 Oct 2007

Rexam has unveiled plans to build a new aluminium beverage can plant in Denmark.

UK: Russian authorities block Rexam Rostar purchase

18 Sep 2007

Rexam has fallen foul of the Russian authorities over its proposed purchase of beverage can maker Rostar in the country.

UK: Rexam sees H1 profits slip as sales lift

31 Jul 2007

Beverage can company Rexam has posted a slide in first-half profits.

US: Rexam ups larger can production

23 Jul 2007

Rexam Beverage Can North America has laid out plans to increase its production capacity for 24oz cans by the first quarter of 2008.

US: Rexam buys Russian can maker

5 Jul 2007

Rexam has agreed to buy Russian beverage can maker, Rostar.

US: Rexam invests in Mexico beverage can joint venture

1 Jun 2007

Rexam has formed a joint venture with Mexican packaging firm Envases Universales.

US: Rexam strike ends, but bottom line takes US$30m hit

10 May 2007

The end of a month-long strike in the US at beverage can company Rexam has hit the firm’s bottom line to the tune of US$29.7m.

UK: Rexam pulls out of glass manufacturing

12 Mar 2007

Rexam is selling its entire glass business. The consumer packaging and beverage can maker, said today (12 March) that it has agreed to divest its glass business to Ardagh Glass Group for GBP449m (US$870.2m).

US: Rexam reacts to speciality can demand

8 Mar 2007

Rexam has adapted to the changing demands for speciality cans in the US.

CANADA: Double D adds to energy drinks stable

6 Mar 2007

Double D Beverage is upping its offering in its domestic market.

UK: 2006 proves challenging for Rexam

20 Feb 2007

UK-based can maker Rexam has posted flat income for 2006.



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