Alcan's membership of the Global Greenhouse Gas Register, a move
that follows solid third quarter results despite historically high
raw material costs, underlines the current trend towards greener
corporate governance. Anthony...
Alcan has announced plans to launch a hostile tender offer for
Pechiney in order to solidify its position as one of the world's
largest aluminium and packaging companies. The completion of the
transaction is expected to create...
Alcan has confirmed further details of the acquisition of shares in
the Flexible Packaging Division of Hydro Aluminium Deutschland,
which allow the company to expand into the European packaging
The European Commission has cleared the takeover of FlexPac, the
flexible packaging division of Hydro Aluminium, by Alcan of Canada.
Although the acquisition will increase Alcan's share of the
European market for flexible packaging,...
Alcan, the Canada-based beverage can manufacturer, has sold its
72-year-old research centre in Britain as the company makes further
moves to consolidate its operations and prop up profits, according
to Canadian publication the Financial...