Kumar Labels Announces Middle East Venture

Kumar Labels- India and Delta Group- UAE recently announced the formation of a joint venture, Delta & Kumar Labels.

Kumar Labels- India and Delta Group
Anuj Bhargava, Kumar Labels & Kabeer Jalaluddin, Delta Group

On the company’s first overseas joint-venture Anuj Bhargava, Chief Executive Officer, Kumar Labels, said, “We have been eyeing Middle East as a prospective market for a long time now. With all top brands and best product decoration techniques used, it is the dream market for a printer.”

While the Indian market is witnessing a string of consolidation and mergers, both Kumar Labels and Delta Group are on an expansion spree.

The new printing facility is equipped with one eight-colour flexo printing press and complete arrangements of finishing equipment. The new printing facility is spread in an area of 5000 sqft with expansion possibilities of another 5000 square feet.

Delta Group is one of the biggest printing groups in Dubai and has offset, digital, screen, and wide-format under one roof.

“Kumar Labels is an established name in label printing market in India. Flexo was the only technology which we did not have in our stable. Therefore, the joint-venture further strengthens our commitment to the market,” said Kabeer Jalaluddin, Chairman & Managing Director, Delta Group.

With more than two decades experienced printing business Delta & Kumar Labels’ next target is to capture the market in Africa continent for labels. We have already established a marketing office in Tanzania, and Bhargava,” added Jalaluddin. He said that they are expecting to make a breakthrough with a pharmaceutical client in next couple of months.

Under the joint venture, the entire technical support will be provided from Delhi and the marketing operations will be guided from Dubai. Delta Group has a strong marketing team of 30 people but they plan to establish a separate team for Delta and Kumar Labels.