Aerosol Europe

Growth in UK Aerosol Sector for 5th Successive Year

The UK aerosol sector has grown for the fifth year running, according to figures released this month (May 2016) by the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA). The annual UK filling figures show an overall increase of 2% for 2015 compared … continue reading …

Statement regarding Chris Cathcart’s Retirement from CSPA

On April 28, Chris Cathcart, President and CEO of the Consumer Specialty Products Association, announced his retirement, effective January 2017, to staff and the CSPA Board. Cathcart, who has led the organization for 16 years, said he is a leaving … continue reading …

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Mario Barbero named chief executive officer of Precision Global

Mario Barbero

Precision Global, a leading global manufacturer of aerosol valves, actuators and other dispensing solutions across a variety of end markets, today announced that Mario Barbero has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Barbero succeeds Doug Hind, who will … continue reading …

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BAMA Appoints Vice Chairman

Mr Richard Earnshaw from Swallowfield plc has been appointed Vice Chairman of the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA). He takes up the post from May 2016 and is currently on the Board of BAMA. The appointment follows the recent announcement … continue reading …

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BAMA announces new Chairman

Mr Sebastian Alvarez (pict., above left) of Unilever UK is to become the Chairman of the British Aerosol Manufacturers‘ Association (BAMA). He takes up the post from 11 April 2016, having previously held the role of Vice Chairman of the … continue reading …

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Easyfairs Oriex announces appointment of Christelle Anya as Event Director of ADF & PCD packaging events

Christelle Anya

After the recent purchase of French company Oriex Communication, organiser of ADF & PCD (Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design) events in Paris and New York, Easyfairs Oriex has today announced the appointment of Christelle … continue reading …

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A conversation with Johannes Linden

Johannes Linden

Managing Director of the SYSTEMS Division at Schuler AG in Göppingen/Germany AEROSOL EUROPE: As a technology and world market leader in forming technology, Schuler AG provides machines, systems, tools, expertise, and services to the whole metalworking industry. Since the beginning … continue reading …

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A conversation with Harry Brühlmeier

A conversation with Harry Brühlmeier, CEO of CAPROSOL AG in Bütschwil, Switzerland AEROSOL EUROPE: When was CAPROSOL established? Harry Brühlmeier: We had been working with laser welding for a while already. When our current concept crystallized, this was the basis … continue reading …

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A conversation with Véronique Curulla

Crown Batiste dry shampoo

AEROSOL EUROPE: Crown offers innovative packaging solutions for a wide range of markets. Which markets are you active in? Véronique Curulla: Crown is the world’s leading producer of metal packaging for the food, beverage, personal care, household and luxury sectors. … continue reading …

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A conversation with PIERRE V. COSTA

A conversation with PIERRE V. COSTA

A success story continues. ADF and PCD open another location in New York. Building on its success, the first edition of ADF&PCD New York will be launched in New York, September 13-14, 2016. ADF&PCD New York is organized by the … continue reading …

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Mr. Giancarlo Giuffredi retires after more than 50 years in aerosol industry

Giancarlo Giuffredi

From year end 2015 Mr. Giancarlo Giuffredi decided to leave the Direction of Coster Machinery Division, which he headed since 1964. Over his long career within the sector of the aerosol industry he gave an uninterrupted, fundamental and valuable contribution … continue reading …

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Internationally-renowned BOV Expert Joins Lindal Group

Georges Bouille, known throughout the packaging industry as “Mr. BoV,” will help customers develop cutting-edge aerosol solutions and further enhance Lindal’s expertise… Georges Bouille, the internationally-renowned aerosol industry expert on Bag-on-Valve (BoV) technology, will join the Lindal Group as a … continue reading …

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A conversation with Kun Zhao

Kun Zhao

Secretary General, Aerosol Committee of China Packaging Federation, China AEROSOL EUROPE: In November of last year the Aerosol Committee of China Packaging Federation hosted the 7th International Aerosol and Metal Containers Exhibition (AEROTECH) in Ningbo. How do you assess this … continue reading …

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Thank you Henri-Marc, Welcome Xavier!

Xavier Camidebach

After almost 12 years fully dedicated to the aerosol industry as the Director of our association, Henri-Marc de Montalembert is going to leave the CFA on March 1st for a retirement fully deserved. After having joined the CFA in 2004, … continue reading …

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