Saicom Code overcomes lockdown using Konica Minolta press

With label production facilities in North, East, and West India, Saicom Code produces pressure-sensitive labels for various markets including pharmaceutical, cosmetics, oil, food, and beverage and personal care.

Since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Government of India implemented...

Indian label industry shares their perspective on the impact of Covid-19

With the supply of only essential goods and restricted movement, the lockdown has had a massive impact on the Indian label industry which has practically come to a stand-still. Only a handful of companies have been able to continue operations with 20 to 25 percent of their workers. While...

iTek Packz scoops three FTA awards

The company was formed in 2013, accommodating the folding carton operations of Wintek after ITW Signode acquired Wintek’s flexo division. It is one of the leading print suppliers of self-adhesive labels and converter of printed cartons, based in Bangalore, India. It recently invested in an Edale...

Indian associations join hands to appeal to the Government

In a recently organised meeting to assess impact of corona virus on the industry and ways to address the unprecedented challenges, it was decided by the representatives that the following 12 recommendations should be conveyed to the Government of India through the concerned Ministries.

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One of the print units, manufactured by UV Graphic Technologies, compatible with a European press running successfully at Janus International in Mumbai

Customers with existing presses of any brand will have the option to purchase a flexo press from UV Graphic that will ensure compatibility with their existing press. It implies that the customer will be able to use same ancillary equipment such as anilox rollers, print cylinders, magnet dies,...

The new plant was inaugurated by Signode president Robert Borque along with members of management committee of Signode Group and Gururaj Ballarwad

The label printing division of the company, Signode India Wintek Flexo unit, witnessed growth of around 9 percent in the last year. 

Lakshminarayanan Parthasarthy, business unit head, Signode India Wintek Flexo Prints, says: ‘Our growth is driven by producing consistently high-quality...

Konica Minolta India appoints Tai Nizawa as the new managing director

Nizawa has been associated with Konica Minolta since 1987 and served previously as the managing director at Konica Minolta Vietnam. He has also worked with the brand in Osaka, Germany, New Zealand,...

Fujifilm India donates PPE equipment to PGIMER

The company has announced the supply of 200 N95 respirators and surgical face masks along with 40 PPE kits to healthcare professionals at PGIMER located in Chandigarh, India. To combat the spread of the disease, Fujifilm is providing these essential...

Coronavirus dominates headlines

The impact of the coronavirus on the label and package printing industry will be felt hard, as in all other areas of our lives. As this edition of Labels & Labeling went to press at the end of March, the situation was changing daily. 

Three of our writers report on the crisis: Mike...

Deepak Gupta, CEO, Shree Lamipack (right) with Divya Gupta in front of the newly installed Bobst M1 Nova label printing press

Equipped with in-line inspection, tension control and registration on each unit, the new press features cold foil, delam, relam, slitting, two unwinding units and three die-cutting units.

Deepak Gupta, CEO, Shree Lamipack, said: ‘With this investment, we expect to catalyze our growth in...

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