They're pioneering a new digital printing technology in Europe.
A Westmeath craft canning company plans to almost double its workforce with further expansion in the UK.
Mullingar's Bevcraft will become the first company in Europe to use a new digital printing technology on cans, through a collaboration with UK company Tonejet.
Their current workforce of 22 is set to increase to almost 35 by the end of this year as a result.
Chief Financial Officer, Ciarán Gorman says the five million euro investment is their biggest to date: