Monthly Archives: June 2015

BMPA Carton Forum Launched

“We pride ourselves on Jugaad. But the when this Jugaad is documented and successfully replicated, it becomes an innovation,” said Ashok Goel, Vice Chairman & MD, Essel Propack. Goel was the chief guest at the launch event of BMPA’s newest initiative, the BMPA Carton Forum. “Innovation is a nicer way of doing Jugaad,” he said. read more »

Monotech eyeing at Make in India with Pixeljet and Jetsci

The effect of the windfall sale of their Konica Minolta business has resulted in a major restructuring in Chennai-based Monotech Systems. Monotech accounted for more than 1000 installations of Konica Minolta during their partnership and the takeover resulted in their team size reduced to almost half. “We have restructured ourselves into three divisions now : read more »

Printweek in Conversation with Anil Arora, President, PPCPL on Pamex 2015

Anil Arora, the director of Pvt. Ltd. (PPCPL) & the organiser of Pamex, and his team are pinning on their hope of the return of Pamex to the Mumbai turf plus the presence of top players across the offset and digital segments to pave way for a super-duper Pamex 2015. In an interview with read more »

Any Graphics Gets New Heidelberg XL75 7-color For Its Label & Carton Plant

Any Graphics, at its state-of-the-art label & carton plant, has recently installed the brand new fully loaded 7-color UV Heidelberg XL75 plus coater press, a Bobst Novacut diecutter and a Bobst VisionFold folder-gluer. The new high configuration press and converting equipment will supplement the extensive existing monocarton infrastructure in boosting the company’s solutions for the read more »

Star Flex International Offers High Speed Flexo Printing Machine

Star Flex International is a leading manufacturer & exporter of converting machinery, which includes Flexographic printing machine and Rotogravure printing machine. The company has more than 30 years of experience in the field of flexible packaging & printing industries and has supplied a large number of machines in India and abroad. The Flex printing machinery read more »

Bosch Packaging Technology & Klenzaids, Now Together

Bosch Packaging Technology and Klenzaids Contamination Controls have recently entered into a joint venture of operations.  The two partners’ aim to extend their global reach, particularly in liquid pharmaceuticals and packaging machines for clean-room environments. The jointly run company will employ some 380 associates. Both product brands, Bosch and Klenzaids, will continue to exist. The JV read more »

Micro Inks Renamed Hubergroup India

One of the biggest names in the Indian printing ink segment Micro Inks will now be known as Hubergroup India. The journey of Micro Inks began with Hindustan Inks and Resins in the 1980, in a small plant in Vapi. Since its inception, this plant has gone through many transformations. In its current form it read more »

Pragati Pack To Install Third MPS Label Press

Pragati Pack, the Hyderabad-based printing leader, has booked a brand new label printing press from the Netherlands-based MPS Systems. The machine, which is expected to be installed soon, is an MPS EB flexo press, EB 370, an eight-colour unit. This will be the third MPS label press at Pragati Pack. The company installed its first read more »

Running Machines and Product Launches to be the Main Attraction at PAMEX 2015

The excitement generated by the upcoming Pamex 2015 was palpable as the core group members gathered for its second meeting at the Surya Hotel, New Delhi on the 22 May 2015 to brainstorm and draw out a road map for the successful hosting of the exhibition and the concurrent conference at the Bombay Exhibition Centre read more »

Bobst Reinforces Its Position In Converting – Takes Majority Stake In Nuova Gidue

Bobst Group has entered into an agreement with the Nuova Gidue, an Italian manufacturer of label printing presses, in order to acquire a majority stake of 65% in the Italian company. Bobst said that it expects strong growth in the labels and packaging industries and plans to build on the expertise and dedication of Nuova read more »