Author: damam kayr

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With more use of Plastic and its increasing presence in environment, Paper Packaging as an option to avoid use of plastic is evaluated in this article. Historically, papers have been used in flexible packaging for many applications. Wood fiber-based packaging solutions, as compared to 100% plastic based products, have several advantages from an environmental perspective, for instance, more than 90% of plastics can be replaced on average and the environmental footprint is lower than the plastic alternatives. Polymeric coated fiber and paper products are widely recyclable and fit well in established recycling systems. They can be used as raw materials…

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The Gallus Labelfire is the most widely used hybrid printing system on the market today. Serial number 50 went into production in spring 2020 and it is used for both label and folding box printing. At the core of the Labelfire system is a UV inkjet digital printing unit with 7 colours plus white, which is supplemented by five flexographic printing units for varnish application, metallic and special colours and also for cold foil adhesive application. A rotary die-cutting unit allows finishing at full press speed. Since the launch of the Labelfire in 2016, a lot has changed in the…

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Fujifilm India launches Revoria PC 1120 Production Printing Press; expands its Graphic Arts Division Portfolio. The one-of-a-kind Revoria PC 1120 press offers huge colour possibilities and superior productivity. High-speed printing of 120 ppm even when printing in 6 colours. High-definition expression, high-output resolution (2400 x 2400 dpi) and 10 Bit print server maximizes print quality and productivity. Global print imaging technologies provider Fujifilm India has added another workhorse to its Graphic Arts Division portfolio with the launch of Revoria PC 1120 production colour printing press. The press caters to the high-end professional printing market of the digital production-printing segment. As…

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Konica Minolta India undertakes a new Go Green initiative “PRAYAAS, For Sustainability”. Konica Minolta has recently celebrated its 11th Anniversary by hosting a tree plantation drive in association with SankalpTaru. As a part of this initiative, it has successfully planted 100 trees in the NCR region while strictly adhering to all COVID-19 safety protocols. The idea is not just to plant saplings and forget, instead they have arranged for tending to those till they become full grown trees and throughout their lifetime. Tai Nizawa, Managing Director of Konica Minolta Business Solutions India Pvt. Ltd. said, “We are delighted to complete…

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Fujifilm India marks World Photography Day with the inauguration of Experience Centre at Museo Camera Centre for the Photographic Arts. Imaging technologies expert Fujifilm India has marked the World Photography Day with the inauguration of its Experience Centre at Museo Camera Centre for the Photographic Arts, Gurugram. The Fujifilm Experience Centre, in collaboration with Museo Camera, will be the first-of-its-kind where the company will be conducting monthly workshops with their X-Ambassadors. Inaugurating on World Photography Day, Mr. Koji Wada, Managing Director, Mr. Masaki Zenko, Senior Manager of Photo Imaging Division and Mr. Arun Babu, General Manager Electronic Imaging and Optical…

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SOMA’s compact and highly flexible Optima packaging printing solutions gave Multiflex Polybags a timely advantage to remain competitive in India. SOMA is a leading manufacturer of printing and converting solutions. It is a hub for the latest development in flexography for industry partners in the fields of ink, plate, anilox, sleeve, and tape. Meanwhile, Multiflex Polybags is a leading flexible packaging producer of labels, pouches, and polybags with the main plant located in Chennai, India. Challenge India has one of the largest printing packaging industries in the world. Reportlinker has forecasted that its packaging market is expected to exceed USD…

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Kornit expands additive manufacturing technology portfolio for sustainable on-demand textile production. Kornit Digital, provider of digital textile production technologies, has acquired all associated assets of Voxel8. Somerville, Massachusetts-based Voxel8’s advanced additive manufacturing technology for textiles allows for digital fabrication of functional features with zonal control of material properties, in addition to utilizing high-performance elastomers adhering to inkjet technology. “Voxel8’s innovative technologies and talent will help us accelerate the execution of our 4.0 strategy to digitize sustainable, on-demand textile production,” said Ronen Samuel, Kornit Digital Chief Executive Officer. “With this advanced and proven 3D technology, we will disrupt the business of…

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The latest machine to add to the variable data printing and track and trace capabilities for Sai Paks. Label printing specialist catering to lubricant, pharma and other segments of the industry, Sai Paks has bought a JETSCI M Series Inkjet imprinting system. The system has been provided by Monotech Systems and will be catering to the variable data printing and track and trace markets. “We were looking for a solution for printing variable data and implementing track & trace for oil, lubricant, pharma and other segments. After thorough research we found the JETSCI inkjet imprinting system a good match which…

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Mr Kentaro Imafuku, Head of Department, Graphic Arts, Fujifilm India shares Fujifilm’s latest offerings and future plans for the Indian customers. Fujifilm’s journey in the Indian Graphic Art industry has been nothing short of extraordinary. “We have seen steady growth over the years, with customer satisfaction maintained at its highest level,” says Mr Kentaro Imafuku, Head of Department, Graphic Arts, Fujifilm India. “Every country or region has a different ‘technology adoption lifecycle. The graphics arts Industry here in India also had to adapt to technological changes quickly. At Fujifilm, we always believed in helping customers make the right technological choices…

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Label Congress 2021 educational program to run alongside the main exhibition on the first two days of the show. A line-up of high-profile speakers from across the label and package printing industry are set to take part in the Label Congress 2021 educational program that will run alongside the main exhibition on the first two days of the show. It is the first live event of its kind to take place this year in North America. The program includes a two-day topical conference offering a mix of 10 presentation and panel-led sessions taking place on 29 and 30 September. A…

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