Xingraphics forays into Indian market with processless plates

The Chinese plate manufacturer Chengdu Xingraphics Co has launched - Fit Eco Primo, a processless thermal plate - which it claims could be a game changer, especially...


700 Indian paper traders meet in Malaysia

The 49th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Federation of Paper Traders' Association of India was recently held in Malaysia. The AGM was hosted by Madras Paper...


Micro Inks launches Maxxima and ups investments in mother plant

Micro Inks launched its new Maxxima process colour ink set for sheetfed offset. The announcement of launch which was done through a series of meeting hosted in Kolkata,...


Product portfolio: Me & My: DIC's Oasis, Value-G and Extra Power

Jaipur-based Bhalotia Printers' CEO Pradeep Bhalotia is very impressed with DIC's inks and the service support of its dealer, Sind National Type Foundry


TechNova's premium sheetfed fount, AkronGold makes smooth entry into Indian print market

TechNova has said that since the launch of AkronGold, its latest premium plate safe fountain solution concentrate for sheetfed offset presses with alcohol and integrated...


Domestic newsprint manufacturers rise the price by 7-8%

Newsprint manufacturers in India have decided a price rise of 7-8% on domestic newsprint. It will come into effect from the quarter beginning July 1.

Kodak enhances local customer service with new operation in Goa

Kodak India has opened a new offset plate finishing and packaging operation facility in Goa.

Supply side discipline required to hold priceline

The domestic price of paper products in the year 2010 is expected to take a plunge, as a result of additional capacity announced by some of the paper mills.


Plates: The unsung hero of print!

Sachin Shardul verifies the print performance of printing plates - including history, technology, chemistry and waste in order to help printers make a more informed...


Prism Papyrus unveils new Fedrigoni range

Prism Papyrus, a paper trading company based in Mumbai, has launched Fedrigoni's specialty range of paper Ispira and Xper for the Indian market.

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