Dev Nair: Interpretation of GST rates has been quite a challenge

Dev Nair of Kohinoor Printers says the processes in GST are time-consuming and they need to be simplified.


Onset of Industry 4.0 and print industry’s next frontier

Puneet Datta, director, professional printing products, Canon India, charts the course of digital printing in the future and argues that the need of the hour is...


CTP technology in offset printing

As CTP technology takes over once popular and visibly less expensive films, Som Nath Sapru charts the trajectory of the growth of CTP technology, and explains why...


Hybrid Software rounds off bumper crop of installations

In a conversation with PrintWeek India, Ramkumar Srinivasan of Hybrid Software highlights the uses of PackZ software for the print-packaging and label industry and...


PVG's flexo project by Dr Joshi to benefit industry

Dr Akshay V Joshi, research co-ordinator, Printing Engineering Department at PVG in Pune is working on a research project that focusses on flexo technology. He spoke...


The on-going growth story of Indian newspapers

The first newspaper in India – the Bengal Gazette, popularly called Hicky’s Gazette – was published in 1780. It was a two-pager in foolscap size. From then on, newspapers...


A report on the LMAI cost restructuring session

In the recent times, the label industry in India has been facing intense pressure on costs and reduced margins, making it difficult for label printers to sustain...


The Tale of TCPL: What is it doing differently - The Noel D'cunha Sunday Column

On 29 January 2015, TCPL Packaging inaugurated its Guwahati plant. That was a year ago, now we know that one of India’s largest packaging printers, has ordered another...


The Tale of TCPL: What is it doing differently

TCPL made waves at Drupa 2016, after inking a big-ticket deal for three new KBA machines at the show. Of the three, a seven-colour plus double coater Rapida 106...


One-crore books per month

In last few years, Hyderabad and its neighbouring towns have seen a steep increase in textbook printing factories serving various state governments, including Andhra...

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