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"Design has to win user's trust and boost bottomlines"

Saswata Das, founder director of Almond Branding, talks about his new venture and how packaging design influences the buying decisions of the consumers. In conversation...


ICCMA Congress 2018: A fight against detrimental pricing

Kirit Modi, chairman and managing director at Horizon Packs and the president of Indian Corrugated Case Manufacturers' Association (ICCMA) tells Ramu Ramanathan...


Award Offset in future mode - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

Nitin Shah, director of Mumbai-based Award Offset Printers & Packaging manages the privately held print company along with his brother Rajesh and nephew Krunal....


We need to learn from the past: Madhur Bhatia of Pearson

Madhur Bhatia, head, operations, Pearson India Education Services, in a conversation with Subhasis Ganguli explains how the company’s inventory planning has improved...


Frankfurter Buchmesse offers a chance to promote India as a print destination - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

Recently, Juergen Boos, president and CEO of the Frankfurt Book Fair, was in India, where, among other engagements, he met the Indian book publishing leaders in...


Bas teen minutes! MTR serving breakfast on the go

Brand MTR was born in 1924 when the Maiya family established the first MTR Restaurant in Bengaluru (then Bangalore). In 1975, the Maiyas diversified into the business...


"We wanted to follow a deeper ethos and a process oriented approach towards design" - Samira Gupta and Dhritiman Deb Pillai

Devoting a generous amount of time to research, design thinking, and the process of creation is very important for Studio Eksaat, and the result of that is clearly...


Replika’s printing journey

Bhuvnesh Seth, managing director at Replika Press, made a presentation about Replika and its place in Indian book printing industry at the Print & Beyond Seminar...


In a country of 1.3 billion ice cream experts

Rahil Gandhi, director at Vadilal Dairy International tells the WhatPackaging? team about the difference packaging has made in the 4.5 lakh tonnes ice creams and...


Think beyond compliance

WhatPackaging? speaks to Shaunak Dave, CEO and MD, Optel Group India about the firm's one-year old Goa factory and Indian pharma industry’s tryst with serialisation...

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PM Modi and the Government has vowed that India will abolish all single-use plastic by 2022. Technically, flexible laminates, tapes, labels, shrink films also are single-use plastics. Is this a viable course of action?