February issue of PrintWeek, WhatPackaging? now available

The February issue of PrintWeek and WhatPackaging? is available now.

Continuing with our monthly spotlight on popular printing equipment, the February issue of PrintWeek delves deep into the world of die-cutters. In this issue, we highlight popular die-cutters from manufacturers based in India and abroad.

17 Feb 2021 | By Charmiane Alexander

The printing industry refuses to wallow in the doom and gloom of the pandemic. The industry is surging ahead to make up for last year’s losses. But what about the ground reality? Are we really ready? PrintWeek probes.

In addition, PrintWeek profiles eight Covid soldiers who served the industry with dedication as the virus raged on.

Special features include 'Budget 2021-22: A boost to economy?' and 'How the newspaper reputation was built during the pandemic'.

Another highlight of the 80-page issue is Bobst's journey to the 1,000th folder-gluer from its plant in Pune. Noel D’Cunha reports.

The WhatPackaging? cover story features seven ink manufacturers and finds out their work-plan for 2021.

In the Big Interview section, we speak to Sanjay Bhatia of MCMA and Hindustan Tin Works to understand the metal packaging industry’s challenges. Meanwhile, Nitesh Chhapru of Diageo India reveals how the company plans to unveil its innovative paper bottles for the Johnnie Walker brand; HP Indigo Graphics’ Yoav Lotan explains how digital printing can bridge the operational gaps between the brands and print service providers.

Watch out for our special feature, in which we provide glimpses of a company’s history with Artefacts from Godrej Archives. 

Don’t forget to read Aultrin Vijay’s biscuit market report which encapsulates the trends and opportunities for packaging converters and do look at our Nutty Chips packaging design case study.

All this and much more. Get your print copy now!