In another defining acquisition to strengthen its presence in the country, Messe Frankfurt India Trade Fair Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of one of the world’s leading trade show organisers, Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH, announced that it has acquired the rights of Screen Print India.
Having made its debut in 1994, Screen Print India exhibition is held biennially in Mumbai since its inception and has grown wider in scope covering not just screen printing but textile printiRead More
Colour Mate Digital adds 3.2-meter Esko Kongsberg C60 for efficiency and diversification
Delhi-based signage and display firm Colour Mate Digital installed the Esko Kongsberg C60 3.2-meter digital cutting table in April 2017. They are the first customer in India to purchase this wide Kongsberg multifunctional digital finishing table for signage, display graphics and packaging applications.
Colour Mate needed more speed and support for their diversification strategy into paRead More
Alrifai, the Lebanese dry fruit specialist approached Uflex to solve its peculiar pistachio pack problem.
The pistachios that the brand was selling in pouches manufactured by a European converter were turning rancid much before the expiry date. This resulted in market recall of the product.
The R&D team at Uflex delved deeper into the issue and diagnosed the root-cause. Pistachios apart from being hard have extremely sharp edges that rupture the innerRead More
Bosch Packaging Technology has launched the ALF 5000 filling and closing machine.
Designed for safe and reliable processing of various container types, ampoules, vials or both container types can be used on the machine, and pharmaceutical manufacturers can choose between three different versions.
The vial-only version features 100% in-process control (IPC), which ensures accurate filling volumes at all times.
The ALF 5000 also offers a wide range of filling systeRead More
Stirring and dynamic were the words buzzing through the two days dedicated to the gravure innovation event “Extending the scope, new technologies for gravure” held on 11th and 12th May 2017 at Bobst Italia, in San Giorgio Monferrato, Italy. Indeed the company put together an exciting and dramatic programme to demonstrate its advantage in leading innovation through constant evolution of its product range.
“We had great information to share and creatRead More
The anilox roller is the very heart of the flexographic printing. If all other prepress conditions are perfect, but the anilox roller is not clean, you cannot produce consistent colour and print quality. Keeping your anilox rollers clean after each job, ensures the printer’s ability to produce repeat print jobs with consistent colour and print quality in minutes rather than hours.
As the lines on the anilox are getting fiRead More
Esko’s industry leading technology and its positive impact on today’s demanding print production environment has been recognized with two EDP awards. Both were presented to Bruno Vermeulen, EMEA Marketing Director at Esko, at the EDP Award Ceremony held at FESPA, Hamburg.
Two Esko solutions: Esko’s ArtiosCAD and Esko Automated Quality Assurance were awarded among 31 winners chosen from more than 150 entries.
The EDP Association aims to better assist the tRead More
The 14th edition of Label Summit Latin America attracted 815 attendees as it closed in Santiago’s Espacio Riesco. The two-day event’s combination of informative panel discussions and technical and practical presentations proved popular, with a higher than expected number of delegates from the region’s south attending.
Held in Chile for the first time, the Summit’s agenda addressed a number of topics including market trends and challenges, the application of nRead More
Prof. Kamal Chopra, President, AIFMP nominated as Member Development Council for Pulp, Paper & Allied Industries
The Government of India, Ministry of Commerce & Industry (Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion) have established a Development Council for Pulp, Paper & Allied Industries vide Gazette Notification No. S.O 1415 (E) dated 4th May 2017 for a period of two year w.e.f. 5th May 2017. The Council meets periodically to discuss issues concerniRead More
One of the world’s most widely used forms of packaging – the blister pack – can now be made totally in paperboard. Two major benefits are reduced environmental impact and less consumer rage and self-injury. Blister packs are made to hang on a holder in the retail store and often consist of a paperboard backing plus a moulded transparent plastic front section to display the product to the consumer. The Norwegian converter Moltzaus’s ingeniously designed Cefapac improvesRead More