Destination Dusseldorf: Interpack 2014 Preview

Interpack 2014 is this year’s packaging megashow with 2700 exhibitors from over 60 countries and occupying a gross area of 1,75,000 sq/ft. To open up a gateway for Indian manufacturers to the global market, Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP) with the help of Government of India’s funding has set up the India Pavilion, to showcase the prowess of Indian packaging manufacturers.

06 May 2014 | By PrintWeek India

After a resounding success of the 19th edition of Interpack which closed as the most successful events in the 53-year history of the world’s most important trade fair for the packaging sector the exhibitors expect the 20th edition to be at the same grade.

Ashutosh Mukhopadhyay | Hall 07.2, C18
A solution provider for de-lamination technologies. Mukhopadhyay has six patents to his name on de-lamination and recycling technologies. At the show he would be focusing on delivering his packaging waste and recycling techniques.

Emmbi Polyarns | Hall 12, A07
Established in 1994, Emmbi Polyarns are manufactures of FIBC (jumbo bags) and woven sacks and various woven polymer based products like container liners, protective irrigation system, canal liners, flexi tanks, car covers etc.  The company will showcase it’s established brand of FIBC bags. In addition to FIBC  the company manufactures various woven polypropylene products including small bags, box woven bags, roofing  underlayment fabric, courier bags, ground covers, silt fence and geotextiles.  The company offers woven bags and fabrics in both PP and HDPE with the products being UV stabilised and pre-conditioned against shrinkage.

ACE Industries | Hall 12, A07
Inepted  in the year 2001, Ace Industries has established itself as an eminent manufacturer, supplier and exporter of wide assortment of packaging machines. The company manufactures carton sealing machines, induction sealing machines, pouch packaging machines, banding machines, weigh filling machines and material handling conveyors. The company would be launching its shrink sleeve labelling tunnel, Rota-tunnel during the show.

Damati Plastics | Hall 07.2, C18-C19
Based out of Gujarat, Damati Plastics is a pioneer in disposal food packaging products. Having an established and a renowned production line, the company specialises in manufacturing rectangle and round plastic containers, plastic cutleries, Polystyrene glasses and paper cups. At the show the company would be showcasing its container varieties which inc;udes rectangle containers and round containers with lids.

Sanjeev Flexi Pack | Hall 07.2, C18
Based in the commercial capital of India, Mumbai, Sanjeev Flexi Pack has its presence in countries including India, Tanzania, Kenya, Burundi, UAE, Gulf, Bahrain, UK, Mauritius and USA. The company is into flexible packaging manufacturing spanning a wide variety of industries like food, FMCG, pharma, Agriculture and chemicals, engineering etc. The core products of the industry include laminated rolls, pouches and carry bags. The company would be demonstrating printed spouted pouches for dishwash liquid/liquid detergents, spouted pouches for water, unprinted spouted pouches, pouches for frozen food packaging and stand-up/block bottom pouches.

Technofour Electronics | Hall 12, A07
Technofour Electronics is a part of Technofour Group based out of Pune and provides technical solutions to the pharma and food industries. The companies portfolio includes metal detectors, check weighers, pin hole detectors and combo check weighers. Technofour’s focus at the stall would be at combo metal detector model SS30 +  deduster system model DD10, high speed and high accuracy checkweigher system model CW600HSA-01 and pin-hole detectors for detection of micro pin holes/tears in the Alu-Alu blister packs.

Navrang Polyfilms | Hall 12 A08 -03
Based in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, Navrang Polyfilms are into manufacturing barrier films. It manufactures high quality plastic films with the help of its state-of-the-art facility that is fully loaded with automatic systems for extrusion, multicolor printing, slitting, pouch/ bulk bag making and more. The company will be exhibiting vaccum pouches, stretch hood films, shrink films, silage wrap films, flexible packaging rolls, bale wrap/silage wrap films.

Alpha Packaging | Hall 07.2, C18 - C19
Exhibiting for the first time, Missouri-based, Alpha Packaging is one of the largest manufacturers of high-quality bottles and jars. with production facilities at eight countries around the world, the company with a state-of-the-art injection blow moulding machines, manufactures bottles made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET), high-density polyethylene (HDPE), polypropylene (PP) and polylactic acid for the pharmaceutical, nutritional, personal care, consumer chemical, and food and beverage markets. At Interpack the company’s focus would be on promoting their polyolefin shrink films and their wide variety of PET bottles.

Ansapack | Hall 07.2, C18 - C19
Ansapack is a Mumbai-based packaging solution provider for primary, secondary and tertiary packaging in cartons, pharma flexibles, corrugation and blow film sectors. Ansapack would be introducing and exhibiting its entire range of Pan-series (Ansapack Trademark) products that include peelable lidding foils, water-based systems for pharmaceutical applications, primered solutions for in-line printing systems, drug delivery primary packaging applications and child resistant and senior friendly solutions amongst others product offerings. A version of cold form would also be on display from its product portfolio that benefits yield for customers and acts as a stronger barrier to humidity and water vapor, titled Panblok Eco.

Star Pac India | Hall 12, A07
Star Pac, the Chennai-based packaging machinery manufacturer will be introducing a new concept of duplex multi-track three side seal vertical form fill seal machine at the show. Established in 1996, the company is into manufacturing form fill seal machines both vertical and horizontal, flow wrappers and standalone fillers to name a few.

Nichrome India | Hall 06, E16
Pune-based, Nichrome India has been a leader in the packaging solutions industry for more than three decades with installations in more than 40 countries. It caters to a wide range of industries, taking care of their product packaging needs, be it food, non-food or solids and liquids; in VFFS, HFFS and multilane technologies. Nichrome is the one stop shop solution offering pre and post packaging along with turnkey projects in processing and post packaging. Nichrome will be introducing T170 Standipack zipper series HFFS machine. Alongwith this, Nichrome will also be introducing RV 240 VFFS multilane machine in technical collaboration with Prdopack, Germany

Pakona Engineers | Hall 06, A40
An ISO 9001 certified company, Pakona Engineers based out of Gujarat specialises in manufacturing Horizontal Form Fill Seal machines (HFFS), Vertical Form Fill Seal machines (VFFS), cartoners, balers, bottle-PET jars filling lines for food, beverages, cosmetics, pet food, seeds, household products and pharmaceuticals. HFFS machines offers verstalility to a wide range of pouches formats such as standup pouches, standup pouch with zipper, standup pouches with spout fittment at top or at edge, three or four side sealed pouches. The VFFS machines offers a wide range of pouch formats such as pillow pouch, quadro pouch, penta pouch and gussetted pouches. At the show the company would be showcasing HFFS side sealed bags, VFFS side sealed bag, quadratic form packagings, horizontal cartoning machines


Hindustan Adhesives | Hall 07, B13
A Part of the Bagla Group, Hindustan Adhesives, established in 1988 is into manufacturing of  specialty adhesive coatings with the then latest technology of acrylic emulsion based coating and hot melt adhesive coatings. The company is also into manufacturing specialised double bubble films and has added polyolefin shrink film for display packaging into its portfolio. At Interpack, the company will be launching its new range of cross linked polyolefin shrink film.

Hindustan Tin Works | Hall 11, A40-6
Hindustan Tin Works (HTW), established in the year 1958 is a public listed company based out of New Delhi. The company are into manufacturing of metal cans and closures. One of the leading companies in metal can making, HTW recently joined hands with a UK based Rexam PLC, largest beverage can maker of the world to produce 2-piece cans in India to cater to the growing demand of carbonated soft drinks, beer and beverages in the country. At Interpack their focus will be on metal can packaging.

ACG Worldwide | Hall 16, B35
With over fifty years of industry expertise in pharmaceutical packaging, ACG Worldwide will be present at Interpack with solid dosage manufacturing technologies, process technologies and packaging technologies catering to global pharma industry. Formerly known as the Associated Capsules Group of Companies, ACG Worldwide offerings include end-to-end manufacturing solutions, packaging solutions and security solutions. ACG’s subsidaries (as below) will be present at the show.

ACG Associated Capsules
They would be displaying the complete lines for the production of pharmaceutical products and capsule and capsuling machines for Flofit and Naturecap capsule ranges.

ACG Inspection Systems
They would be putting forth the track and trace inspections systems which include Print-i for verification of printing with respect to characters, fonts, logos and colours, Blis-i for detection of missing products, double filling, broken products etc and Label-i for inspection of online/offline batch code  on sticker labels, leaflets and cartons.

ACG Pam Pharma Technologies
The range of products at display will be Fluidocap F-40, an automatic capsule filling machines, Destiny 8100, a tablet production press and end of line solutions for vertical case packing and online check weigher.

ACG Pharmapack Blister Packing Films
Its range of products include Minibliss, blister packaging machine, B45, a rotary blister packaging machine and horizontal cartoning machines.

ACG Pampac Machines
They would be showcasing the tablet coating machines and granulating machines.

ACG Pharma Technologies
Their range of products would be displaying composite packaging materials for blister packaging.