Like every year, printers across India and the world observed 22 October as Printers Unity Day with an aim to work in close cooperation and develop greater networking. The day also aimed to unite the printers belonging to different categories, regions, and sizes and those working with different technologies.
Printers sported a ‘Proud to be a Printer’ badge to show unity, solidarity, and strength.
Speaking about the purpose of the event, Parveen Aggarwal, president of the Offset Printers Association, said that “the Printers Unity Day provides an opportunity to reaffirm the inherent strength and resilience of the printers of the country to withstand the actual and potential threats to the unity, networking, and strength of the printing industry.”
He said that 22 October is observed as Printers Unity Day every year on an international scale.
Peter Deckker, president, Sri Lanka Association of Printers, appreciated the idea of celebrating the Printers Unity Day, a needy attitude that needs to be nurtured across the world.
Kamal Mohan Chopra, president of the World Print & Communication Forum (WPCF), said, “Let’s be together to help each other to show that we are really ‘proud printers’ try to hold hands. Jointly we can succeed and conquer any challenge”