Ramakrishna Karanth appointed CEO Siegwerk India

Ramakrishna’s experience spans over 30 years, starting with a Short Service Commissioned tenure of six years with the Indian Air Force in Surface to Air Missiles division and a total industrial experience of 28 years. He has held several leadership positions with packaging companies both in and...

Sai Digistik gets new HP Indigo 6900 digital press

With this press, Sai Digistik can offer self-adhesive labels, shrink sleeve labels, pouches and in-mold labels (IML) to clients. The improved flexibility and reduced turnaround time results in saving on power, media wastage, inventory, labor and helps cater to dynamic changes in orders received...

Rotometal has appointed Bhupesh Tilwani as sales manager for India.

Bhupesh Tilwani joins Rotometal after six years with Avery Dennison. In his previous role, he was responsible for identifying new customers and working closely with key channel partners and distributors within India. Tilwani previously worked at 3M in a sales role.

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Sandeep Juneja, owner of Pinnacle Traxim, with the new Konica Minolta AccurioLabel 230 digital press

‘The demand for pressure-sensitive labels has been growing rapidly since Covid,’ explains says Sandeep Juneja, owner at Pinnacle Traxim. ‘We saw it as a good time to tap the opportunity and grow with the market. Thus the decision to invest in a digital press. We have been closely following...

UFlex increases capacity for packaging films

Rajesh Bhatia, Group CFO at UFlex said, ‘The highlights of this quarter are commissioning of the brownfield BOPET film line in Poland with a capacity of 45,000 TPA. The trial run for our BOPP plant in Hungary and BOPET plant in Nigeria have already commenced and both the plants are expected to...

Fedrigoni Group has named 17 finalists for their designs, who are now gearing up for the final challenge before the Fedrigoni Top Award ceremony in Paris in June 2021

Brazil, China, Portugal, Spain, France, Great Britain, Germany, Czech Republic, and Italy are selected by a jury of experts for their most interesting and innovative creations. The finalists have reached the last stage of the twelfth edition of Fedrigoni’s international competition, highlighting...

Bhavya Shah (left) and Manish Patel (right) of Shreedhar Labels with Amit Desai of Baldwin Vision Systems, and the Guardian PQV 100 percent inspection system installed on their Re brand rewinder.

While this is the first installation of the technology in India, the Guardian PQV has years of proven performance in the Americas and Europe. According to the company, PQV is a feature-rich inline defect detection system that enables printers to find and remove defects quickly, and monitor their...

UFlex wins 12 awards at SIEA SOP Star Awards 2020

UFlex’s Holography business led the pack with five awards, Chemicals won three awards whereas its other businesses of Asepto (Aseptic Liquid Packaging), Flexible Packaging, Packaging Films and Cylinders bagged an award each. The awards were concluded with 130 different participants...

DIC India’s factory in Noida

Since DIC India caters to both the packaging and publishing industries, one of the major challenges it faced was reinventing the raw material mix to continue seamless service to the market. Manish Bhatia, CEO and managing director at DIC India, says: ‘China started going through the Covid crisis...

Before and after: the new plant in Goa set up by Kumar Labels

The Indian converter had invested in a disused warehouse in early 2020 but the planning phase was interrupted by the lockdown. Undeterred, Anuj Bhargava, CEO of Kumar Labels, decided to press ahead. With the help of a contractor, they drew highly detailed plans of the layout, including specifics...

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