Plant Visits


Narendra Paruchuri: We are printers and not central bank to absorb any costs

As per a representation by a printer body, there’s a 25% hike in the cost of input materials. Since January 2018, the cost of US dollar has risen to Rs 68. In...


Keep innovating

India ranks fifth in the packaged food industry globally with a worth of USD 39.7 billion and is expected to reach USD 65.41 billion by 2020. In all this there is...


"Design has to win user's trust and boost bottomlines"

Saswata Das, founder director of Almond Branding, talks about his new venture and how packaging design influences the buying decisions of the consumers. In conversation...


Don’t demonise plastic packaging

India was the global host on World Environment Day 2018 on 5 June. This year the theme was “Beat Plastic Pollution”.


Denied supply of magnetic cylinder, PGI Technologies’ Atre produced one

In India, where the Make-in-India concept is now an inextricable part of its economic activity, PGI's Atre has been-there-done-that, finds Harveer Sahni Sanjeev...


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...


Muralidhar Nalli: Revival of print through packaging

Muralidhar Nalli of Techno Graphic Services (TGS) India is of the opinion that when the world is moving towards digitalisation there has been an escalation in the...


Rajesh Agarwal: Rapid growth in liquid packaging at 22%

Rajesh Agarwal of SRK Technologies is swift at adapting to the changing market trends and gives a lowdown about his company’s positioning in the current scenario...


Tushar Pande: Giant global leap via automation

Tushar Pande of Emerging Graphics is thrilled at the remarkable growth in number of small city printers who are choosing automation to gain an equivalent foothold...

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?