Five videos about the label buzz - The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column

On Thursday, this year’s PrintWeek India Label Printer of the Year, Kumar Labels celebrated its tenth anniversary. “We produce master label pieces, do value-additions...



Indian labellers have started making well-informed purchases - Gourav Roy, FIG

With six machines already been sold since January 2017, the company hopes to close this calendar year with nine flexo presses. In conversation with Gourav Roy of...


Polyart ramps up efforts to harness India’s IML potential

Gerald Iannone, director of sales - Asia Pacific, Arjobex Synthetic Papers talks about in-mould labels, explains the sustainability aspects of Polyart’s PE-based...


Labelexpo Europe 2017: Trends and investments

The 2017 edition of Labelexpo Europe in Brussels was the biggest ever. It covered nine halls and 38,000 sq/m floor space filled by 679 exhibitors, of which 198 were...


[Video] Expert View: Print consultant Sudhir Samant analyses Labelexpo Europe 2017

Print consultant and industry veteran Sudhir Samant makes interesting observations and captures relevant label trends for the Indian market at Labelexpo EUrope 2017...


Visitor Speak: Rutul Zaveri, Pinmark

The label industry is moving to the next level. I have the combination of digital and flexo that was shown as a prototype during the last show, is now matured and...


Vadodara’s Bullion Flexipack to enter labels, opts for Omet iFlex

Vadodara-based flexible packaging specialist, Bullion Flexipack is set to diversify into labels.


Avery Dennison launches recycled and intelligent labelstocks

The labelstock major Avery Dennison has pushed the sustainability envelope at Labelexpo Europe with the launch of filmic and non-filmic facestocks produced from...


Durst enhances Tau 330 series, looks to extend footprint with Omet tie-up

Durst has upped its ante, announcing new high-speed eight-colour label press, Tau 330 RSC, which it claims is an “advanced digital production technology”. The press...


AVT brings new automations to labels and packaging

Inspection systems specialists, AVT, has introduced the SpectraLab II, an inline automated spectral measurement colour system, which is claimed, helps quick job...


Shilp Gravures opts for India’s first Kodak Flexcel NX Wide 5080

One of the largest gravure cylinder producers in India and the PrintWeek India Printing Company of the Year for 2014 and 2015, Ahmedabad-based Shilp Gravures has...


Gallus confirms Signode India Labelmaster deal

Signode India, the industrial packaging solution provider in Bengaluru, has invested in Gallus’ latest offering, the Labelmaster flexo press, which will become India’s...


[Video] Exhibitor Speak: Amit Ahuja on Multitec’s new press

Amit Ahuja, managing director, Multitec introduces the company’s new press, its first customer in Russia, and the company’s success in the export market.


Domino announces shrink sleeve printing on N610i

Domino Digital Printing Solutions has reported “initial positive results” for its latest six-colour UV90 UV-curable ink set operating on the N610i inkjet label press...


[Video] Exhibitor Speak: Gallus’ Samir Patkar discusses Labelmaster

On the final day of the Labelexpo 2017, Samir Patkar, regional sales head – Asia for Gallus, introduces the new Labelmaster, explains the new developments on the...


​IEEC boosts user-friendliness of its label corona systems with touch screen HMI

The Indian manufacturer of corona and plasma treatment systems, IEEC is showcasing its latest corona treatment system for narrow web flexo printing market, which...


Konica Minolta unveils AccurioLabel 190

Konica Minolta announced the launch of AccurioLabel 190 full-digital toner press, which was developed and manufactured in cooperation with Danish company Grafisk...


VeePee becomes the first to invest in Esko Crystal 5080 in India

Bengaluru’s VeePee Graphic Solutions is set to become the first Indian company to invest in an Esko CDI Crystal 5080 imager, the technology that Esko introduce at...


HB Fuller launches Swiftmelt grade for the holographic excise liquor label application

The adhesive major HB Fuller has used the Labelexpo platform to launch Swiftmelt 1908 hotmelt pressure sensitive adhesive, which was developed to specifically suit...


Visitor Speak: Tejas Tanna, director, Printmann

Tejas Tanna of Printmann, who recently announced an investment in a Lombardi narrow-web flexo press, attended Labelexpo to take a stock of the technological advances...



Made in India: Pressone Chemicals UV CTP plate developer

The UV CTP Plate Developer manufactured by Ludhiana-based Pressone Chemicals is universal, says its owner Mukesh Chauhan. He explains to Rahul Kumar why the market...


Product of the Month: Heidelberg Speedmaster CX 75

Heidelberg has unveiled a new B2 press designed to fill the gap between XL and SX models. With optimum automation levels, this press offers an ideal price-performance...


Product of the month: KBA Rapida 106

The Indo Polygraph team in India has been ramping up presence in the 28x40-inch package print market with the Rapida 106 press, which has proved ideal for the market....

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