Tag Archives: Print

PackPlus South’17 Goes Extra Mile to Make South India’s Largest Extravagant

Weeks ahead of the Show, PackPlus South 2017 and Print Fair 2017, the promotions have begun. A hundred thousand personal invitations have been sent out and now, the organizers are going an extra mile to make the South India’s Largest Show more distinctive. The hoardings are being placed at strategic locations across the city and read more »

MagnaColours Launches New Discharge Range

MagnaColours Ltd, a supplier of water-based textile inks, has released a new range of formaldehyde-free discharge bases. In a Magna patented concept, they have developed a formaldehyde-free method of discharge printing, whilst promoting wash-durability, a key requirement for brands. As a company that exclusively provides water-based, environmentally sustainable alternatives for the textile screen-printing industry, this read more »

HP to Acquire Samsung Print for US$.05 Billion

HP Inc has locked its eyes on Samsung’s printer business after it agreed to purchase the division for US$1.05 billion. The deal may see HP enter the cutsheet A3 production print market in commercial print currently dominated by Konica Minolta, Canon, Fuji Xerox and Ricoh. The acquisition remains subject to regulatory approval, and is expected read more »

“It was raining visitors at PackPlus 2016”

30 percent bigger show attracts 30 percent more visitors. Despite the incessant rains, visitors kept pouring through the four days. At the end of the last day when the curtains came down on the ninth edition of the event, 17136 unique visitors had been issued their visitor badge. “We have been exhibiting from past nine read more »

Smurfit Kappa and HP to Revolutionalise Corrugated Post-Print Production

HP at Drupa announced its strategic collaboration agreement with  Smurfit Kappa, a world leader in paper-based packaging solutions to further develop the recently announced digital corrugated post-print solution, the HP PageWide C500 Press. HP Page Wide C500 Press will enable Smurfit Kappa to print direct-to-board with quality to substitute lithography, deliver faster turnarounds with just-in-time production read more »

International Packaging Conclave to Focus on Print Optimisation & Colour Management for Flexible Packaging

It will be held on 29 July, 2016 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi together with the four day iconic packaging exhibition- PackPlus. The event has been put together by hands-on professionals representing leading companies in the field. The objective of the conclave is to explore how the finally converted package in every instance should be read more »

HP Unveils Three New Latex Printers

HP has unveiled the new additions to its range of Latex printers, the HP Latex 500 series consisting of the 560 and 570 printers, and the HP Latex 1500. They will be exhibited at Drupa. The 500 series is aimed at medium to large print-service-providers, with both the 560 and 570 allowing users to manage a read more »

Kamal Chopra Designated as Honorary Professor at BIGC, China

In recognition of his services towards printing industry, especially International Print Education, the Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication, China designated Mr Kamal Chopra as Honorary Professor of BIGC for 3 years. Speaking on the occasion, Prof. (Ms) Zhang Sheru, Dean of Studies and Director of International Cooperation & Exchange, BIGC said, “Mr. Kamal Chopra, an read more »

41 Indian Companies Gear Up For Drupa 2016

Drupa 2016 is just around the corner and 41 Indian companies have confirmed their presence at the exhibition happening at Dusseldorf, Germany, commencing from 31st May. Drupa has always been the touchstone of technology advancement for Indian converters and over the years, print firm owners have made it a ritual to visit Drupa to decide their 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 »