Monthly Archives: April 2016

Amcor Set to Acquire Hispanic Packaging Firm

Multinational packaging company Amcor has drafted an agreement to acquire giant South American flexible packaging business Alusa in a A$567m deal. Alusa is the largest flexible packaging manufacturer in Chile and Peru and operates plants in Colombia and Argentina. The packaging firm, which generates sales of around A$482m, also comprises three other major divisions; Peruplast read more »

First Installation of Shinohara Offset Press at Fuji Foto Magic, Kerala

Monotech Systems has announced the first installation of Shinohara offset press at Fuji Foto Magic, Kerala. SHINOHARA 52/66/75/79/92 High Pile Series of presses have been designed ground up aimed to give printers unprecedented levels of productivity, efficiency, operation and quality. Its high quality, high specification printing solutions meet medium to large sized printing market need. read more »

Quantum Group Replaces its Digital Portfolio With HP Indigo

Quantum Group has replaced its digital printing portfolio with a fleet of HP Indigo digital presses, including two HP Indigo 10000 Digital Presses and three HP Indigo 7800 Digital Presses, to accelerate turnaround times, increase quality and productivity, and provide customers with enhanced application options. “HP Indigo digital printing technology has enabled us to dramatically read more »

Blue Star Installs Four of Fuji Xerox’s iGen 5

Blue Star Group is installing four of the machines, Fuji Xerox’s latest iGen 5 press at two of its locations. Blue Star, a division of parent company IVE Group, will install the new Xerox iGen5 printers in its Blue Star Print and Blue Star Direct sites. According to Blue Star, before opting for the iGen 5 model read more »

Round Table Power Lunch by MMS

MMS organised a unique session of Round Table Power Lunch on 7th April, 2016 at Garware’s Club House, Mumbai. The concept was to explore the opportunities across the various segments of printing mainly Commercial Offset, Commercial Digital, Value Addition Screen Printing, POS & Indoor Media, Books & Catalogs, Labels, Packaging Industry and Web to Print. At the read more »

MMS Honours Arun Mehta with Lifetime Acievement Award

The father-son duo Arun & Bimal Mehta was awarded by the Mumbai Mudrak Sangh. Arun Mehta recieved Lifetime Achievement Award from Kumar Ketkar, a veteran journalist at its annual Printer’s Day celebration that was held on a memorable evening of 7th April, 2016 at Garware Club House, Mumbai. Tushar Dhote, President of Mumbai Mudrak Sangh read more »

CartonTech 2016 to be co-located with PackPlus at New Delhi

CartonTech 2016, the exhibition focused on providing a complete business & networking platform to the folding carton, converting & package printing industry, will be happening from 27 to 30 July at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The Show, organized by Print-Packaging.com (P) Ltd., will be held under the banner of their flagship event PackPlus. The Indian read more »