The science and business of packaging at WPC

As IIP’ golden jubilee celebrations continue, hosting the World Packaging Congress in Mumbai was an ambitious job. It must be said that the job was well done, when...


Focus on packaging cost reduction, automation

Torrent Pharmaceuticals’ Suresh Ganapuram talks to Noel D’Cunha about end-of-the-line automation, serialisation, track and trace, and anti-counterfeiting


Metal has great recycle value

Metal packaging has seen a steady growth of around 4%, and accordingly, Tinplate, which is into packaging raw material, has grown. The Q1 results of 2015 seem good,...


Packaging Power: Ten talking points from World Packaging Congress

200 exhibitors, 1200 delegates, a slew of announcements; as the Indian packaging industry gallops towards USD 43.7bn. The Sunday Column looks at the top talking...


The packaging satyagraha: From new cities, to patents

For India to become a dominant force in packaging, a lot more needs to be done. Dr N C Saha, the director of Indian Institute of Packaging knows this. In conversation...


Exhibitors' Speak

Highlighting the range of offering form the Indiapack 2015 show exhibitors: B & A Packaging, Bizongo, Bonvario, Ecobliss, EG Electronics, Impakt, Industrial Packers,...


Flexo, offset and digital cosying up

"Each process has its own pros and cons and their efficacy will be proven only after a particular job in terms of run length, substrate, number of colours," says...


Automated post-press can increase press efficiency

In a conversation with Noel D’Cunha, Martin Automatic’s vice president, sales & marketing, Gavin Rittmeyer says that there are many benefits to non-stop roll change,...


Labels: the first place of a brand's identity

Bruno Vermeulen, EMEA marketing director at Esko, tells Noel D’Cunha that considering the importance of labels, it is essential that printers nail much of what may...

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