Developments, trends and news in metal packaging,
can manufacturing, and can coating processes.

February 10, 2021

HandyCoat® distribution in the United States

March 11, 2020

Second participation at LATAMCAN Brazil 2020

September 9, 2019

HandyCoat worldwide

February 25, 2019

First participation at LATAMCAN Mexico 2019

October 31, 2018

Second successful participation at AsiaCanTech 2018

November 14, 2017

Successful participation at AsiaCanTech 2017

May 18, 2017

The world’s leading trade fair for metal packaging: METPACK 2017 ended with positive results

December 5, 2016

Intercan underscores health and safety benefits of HandyCoat

For Intercan, one of the world's leading canmaking service organizations, the HandyCoat system offers multiple benefits. One of the most important for Intercan: the significant savings in weight, which makes it possible to change the roller’s elastomeric facing (the HandySleeve) much more quickly and safely.
December 5, 2016

More than 50 lines worldwide equipped with HandyCoat

The number of can manufacturers which have implemented the HandyCoat system is growing, with 50 manufacturing lines across the globe now outfitted with HandyCoat. Some of HandyCoat’s biggest customers include Ball Packaging, in the Netherlands, France, Germany, Greece and Poland; Allthane-RSA in South Africa; Crown Cork in France, UK, Slovania and others; Nampack, in Angola: Caniel Packaging in Israel; and PT-United in Indonesia.
December 5, 2016

Revolutionize your can coating processes

Patented by Hannecard in 2007, the HandyCoat system features two separate components: the HandyBase core, which remains installed on your coater station, and the HandySleeve, coated with Monkal soft polyurethane, which is easily removed and replaced.