What is the print-packaging spend in the USD 2.1-trillion Indian economy? - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

As we tiptoe into 2018, the question the Sunday Column poses: Are we focusing on 2% rather than on the 98%? If a print firm CEO looks at the USD 2.1 trillion Indian...


Printing is more than ink on paper

Panthala Selvan of Pressman Solutions feels that colour management has seen a rise in the Indian printing industry over the past few years and more and more print...


Review of 2017: Future of print is still, print ...

Ramu Ramanathan, editor of PrintWeek India highlights the all the happenings in the printing and packaging segment from the year 2017


India leads the world in ad-spending forecasts for 2018

Indian advertising revenue is expected to grow in excess of 12 per cent CAGR, in the next five years.


Kodak reports losses of USD 46 mn in Q3

Eastman Kodak Company has reported a financial loss of for the third quarter 2017. It delivered a net loss of USD 46 mn on revenues of USD 379 mn for the quarter...


Vinod Nawab: Need clarity on ‘composite supply’ and ‘mixed supply’ definitions

Vinod Nawab, ParamERP, says during invoicing, GST on freight varies from invoice to invoice depending on products included. This is complex situation for small –...


Uday Dhote: Invoicing work has doubled after GST

Uday Dhote, director, Dhote Offset Technokrafts, says for an industry to get prominence on the ministry’s chart there are a several things to be done, just acquiring...


Sushant Jain: Overall the GST impact has been positive

Sushant Jain of Galgo Fine Papers says while the impact of GST has been positive multiple slabs are confusing because its customers purchase raw materials at lower...


RY Kamat: Printing inks should be brought under a single GST rate

RY Kamat of Hubergroup India says as most of the company products are under 18% GST rate, its customers have not majorly reported difficulty.


Rishabh Singhvi: GST on packaging should be reduced to 12%

Rishabh Singhvi>, executive director, IPP, says it has been a great fallacy and tragedy that our industry has been relegated to the status of a service provider...

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