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GST Blues: Book trouble due to slump in production - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

Most book printers across India have not raised an invoice in July. Publishers are continuing to raise purchase orders at old rates. Top GST consultants are advising...


KGN Xerox: The strategy is to upgrade every three years

With seven strategically located retail print shops in Hyderabad, KGN Xerox has grown to become one of the largest digital print firms. The brother duo – Asif and...

Getting the perfect bond for your print-package - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

Producing a print or a packaging job is not easy, because it takes a minor glitch to ruin a perfect product. There are many factors that come into play when printing...


Parakh Agro: The flexography code

Started 10 years ago, Parakh Group’s packaging business boasts a basic extrusion capacity of 8,000 tonnes per annum and prints a capacity of 12,000 tonnes per annum....


Me and My Kodak Flexcel NX

Nikunj Malavania director of Ahmedabad’s Akshar NX, says, the Flexcel NX platesetter enables the firm to cater to the demanding quality requirements of the market...


Automation boosted business

Rajesh Kumar, a mechanical engineer and his brother Tanuj Sawhney (B Tech), partners of Faridabad-based Dev Labels/Dev Print N Pack, say that their business dream...


Newspaper Notes for this Millennium

Malayala Manorama is known for its quality news and superior publications. Ramu Ramanathan visits the print units in Kerala in order to grasp the ops


Is GST the Grail we have been waiting for?

The managing editor, Noel D'cunha pinged on PrintWeek India's WhatsApp group that the cloth shop owners in Surat are on strike. The reason: the 5% GST levied on...


Knowledge is the key to success in ceramic decal printing

Unless and until proper knowledge is acquired and put into practice, a big ticket investment in advanced screen printing is fruitless, says Harsh Gandhi of Faridabad-based...


A printer and his beautiful calendar "The Age of Empires" - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

Falit Pandya has a passion for calendars, and he likes to collect vintage Japanese calendars. His company in Ahmedabad, Print Vision, has been producing theme-based...

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