No Industry For Young Talent - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

Today, the print and packaging industry contributes to world brands. But is there a deficit about how it handles talent on the production shopfloor? What...


MN Pandey’s mantra of best practices in book printing

MN Pandey of Avantika Printers, who represented the printing fraternity during the round table discussion titled, ‘Anatomy of Bookmaking in India’ on 8 June in New...


A few commandments in the defen​c​e of paper

Technology aided by its country-cousin science, is optimising-disrupting ​our lives. In this ​digital age, paper is much more than just paper. Therefore, this defence...


Anand Limaye: “Paper mills are eliciting undue advantage of the demand-supply situation”

Anand Limaye, the Chairman, legal cell of AIFMP and head at India Printing Works, in his detailed appeal examines why the demand for anti-dumping duty by the Indian...


Overview of printing in India 1556-2015

Books are loaded vehicles of knowledge, an unavoidable tool of education and documentation of culture and civilization. Thus, books have a great social role to play...


Five-minute survey: Sheetfed Offset Outlook in India

PrintWeek India is surveying printing companies to understand their usage pattern and requirements for offset printing equipment.


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...


In the land of fire: lessons from an accident - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

On the evening of 14 November 2017, a part of Adhyaru Industrial Estate in Lower Parel, Mumbai caught fire. Jehangir Surti of Prodon Enterprises shared an image...


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...

Latest Poll

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?