Samir Patkar to take over as managing director of Heidelberg India

Heidelberg Asia Pacific has announced the appointment of Samir Patkar as the new managing director of Heidelberg India, effective 16 October 2018. Patkar replaces Klaus Nielsen who headed Heidelberg India for the past 11...

FlexGreen UV LED inks for commercial and packaging print

As a contribution to sustainable print using energy-saving LED curing, Uflex Chemicals has introduced its new range of FlexGreen LED cured UV inks for sheetfed offset printing. Although there has been considerable interest in...

Pamex to offer a sunny start to 2020 for printers

The International Exhibition on Printing & Allied Machinery Industries is scheduled to happen from 6-9 January at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. The Indian printing industry is increasingly being driven by growth in packaging and labels....
Dhirendra Rawat of Marks Prints

Marks Print invests in a Bobst Gidue 8-color flexo press

Marks Print in Indore started up in 2006 with an investment of Rs 10 lakhs in a rented space. With support from financial bodies, Dhirendra Rawat managed to buy a second-hand 5-color Heidelberg press...
Esko opens packaging excellence center in Mumbai

Esko opens packaging excellence center in Mumbai

Esko inaugurated its first packaging excellence center in India at Mumbai on 14 March 2018. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Esko customers, Esko employees and the media at the

Service and maintenance – key to equipment sales

Service and maintenance – key to equipment sales

Established in 1995 in Faridabad in Delhi/NCR, Vig Graphics offers engineering and automation solutions for the printing and packaging industry. Led by its owner and director Vikram Sarin

Contiweb to become independent company owned by AIP

Contiweb to become independent company owned by AIP

On 1 March 2019, Goss and manroland web systems announced the combination of their printing press businesses, with expected completion in mid-2018, subject to regulatory [and other] approvals. However, Contiweb, which was owned by Goss

Spectrra Prints installs Speedmaster XL 75 6-color plus coater

Spectrra Prints installs Speedmaster XL 75 6-color plus coater

An offshoot of five-year-old JGA Offset printing, Spectrra Prints has been set up for packaging printing and converting with an eye to exports. Located in Tiruppur in Tamil Nadu, Spectrra has 

Galaxy Offset’s strong play in the monocarton business

Galaxy Offset’s strong play in the monocarton business

In North India and particularly in the Delhi/NCR, there are still only a dozen carton printers and converters who buy new 6- or 7-color plus coater UV offset presses. The newest entrant in this

PackPlus begins on a high note

PackPlus begins on a high note, picks up pace on second day

The first day of the PackPlus 2017 exhibition began on a good note with healthy footfalls. The event witnessed around 2500 visitors on the opening day itself. While the event has around 350+ exhibitors.

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