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How green is my waste

There are mixed attitudes about zero waste to landfill within the Indian print industry. While the idea is met with enthusiasm from all corners, actually achieving...


Outlook for 2018: Ankit Tanna

Ankit Tanna, the director of Printmann Group, shares his outlook for 2018 and how collaboration is important for the print industry to do better.


The artist who creates poetry on the walls

Sujith Ail of PrintWeek India has an art encounter on the streets of Rishikesh on the banks of the Ganges during his vacation


We expect ink prices to soar by Rs 8-10 per kg, says Vimal Mehra

Vimal Mehra is the advisor for Sakata Inx, the 121-year-old, USD 1.29-bn size printing ink company. In this interaction with Noel D’Cunha, Mehra discusses demon,...


Sheetfed’s progress in spite of tough 2017 - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

It has now been more than a year since demonetisation and less than a year since GST. So it’s a good point to look at what’s transpiring in the sheetfed offset market...


Label Serialisation: Choosing the correct coding technology for US DSCSA compliances

As pharmaceutical companies are gearing up to meet the November 2018 deadline for DSCSA (Drug Supply Chain Security Act, section 582(b)(2)(A)) compliance, Domino...


Toulene-free is Siegwerk's green card

The India operations of Siegwerk recently went toluene-free. Ashish Pradhan tells Ramu Ramanathan how Siegwerk with a futuristic outlook is galloping on the road...


Gowardhan Ghee's PET packaging journey

In a re-branding process, Parag's Gowardhan Ghee opted for a PET jar packaging over its existing pouches. Priya Raju looks at how it has upped the brand quotient...


Mukund Gokhale, legendary typographer, dies at 72

Mukund Gokhale, one of the few experts in the field of font designing of Indian language scripts, died on Thursday, 11 January 2018, in Pune.


Me & My - Scodix UltraPro with Foil

Scodix gives us a competitive edge with its tangible enhancement on print for personalisation for short-run jobs, says Lalit Gupta of Ankita Communications

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