2018 BAMA Forum Highlights

Now in its tenth year, the BAMA Forum and Awards dinner took place last week at the stunning Oulton Hall Hotel in Leeds. In a record year for aerosol manufacturers, BAMA chief executive Patrick Heskins had a lot to be positive about. Addressing the forum, he said: “Last year the UK filled 1.56 billion aerosols. […]

BAMA announces appointment of new Chairman – Tony Brealey

The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) has announced the appointment of Tony Brealey, managing director and co-owner of Reabrook Ltd, as Chairman of the association. Mr Brealey will take over from Sebastian Alvarez (Unilever), who has served as Chairman of BAMA for more than two years and will step down, this summer. Previously Chair of […]

BAMA Innovation Day 2018 helps drive sustainable growth

Hosted by the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) at the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds, more than 120 people attended the 2018 BAMA Innovation Day. 14 presentations across the day examined a diverse range of subjects from consumer responses to differing packaging formats, to improving aerosol leak detection, protecting against corrosion and smart labelling, the […]

Press Statement Regarding the “Deodorant Challenge”

8 May 2018 The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) has expressed its concern regarding the so called ‘deodorant challenge’ which has seen school children inflict injuries upon themselves or each other by spraying deodorant onto exposed skin for extended periods of time. A BAMA spokesperson said: “Aerosols, like all consumer products, are safe when used […]

A record year for aerosol manufacturers

More aerosols were manufactured in the UK last year than ever before according to latest industry figures. The statistics were announced by the British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) which revealed a record 1.562 billion cans were filled in 2017. The personal care sector accounted for the largest volume of products (1.13 billion aerosols filled). Anti-antiperspirants […]

Three reasons to attend the BAMA Forum and Awards 2017 event

Why should you attend this annual event? As we move into August, with Autumn just around the corner, we are very pleased to be turning our attention to the upcoming BAMA Forum and Awards in October. Already, we’ve put together a packed agenda which includes expert speakers, networking opportunities and an exciting program of entertainment. […]

BAMA News Update

We are pleased to announce the return of our regular monthly blogs to keep you abreast of all our news. As there has been so much happening in the world of BAMA and indeed, in the aerosol industry, we wanted to bring you up-to-date on some of the activity over the past six months, including […]

BAMA – helping you future proof your business

When I joined BAMA a year ago I was fortunate enough to inherit a substantial piece of work called the Future of Aerosols 2 project, a follow-up to the original Future of Aerosols 1 project which was completed in 2001. This first programme focused on technical subjects and solutions to see the aerosol industry into […]

Are you a winner? 5 steps to success in the BAMA Awards 2016

Industry Awards can help business. There is no doubt about that. Achieving awards impresses customers; they reward and motivate staff; and the additional publicity can help promote your business, differentiating your brand or company from the competition. The BAMA Awards are particularly highly valued as these pick the best of the best in the UK […]