Author: Jasvinder Singh

BJP Party President J.P. Nadda and CM Yogi Adityanath visit Holy book publisher Gita Press and praise the quality of books printed on Komori GL37. BJP Party President Mr. J.P. Nadda along with UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath gave an official visit to newly installed Komori GL 437 at the world-famous holy book publisher Gita Press, Gorakhpur and praised the print quality of books printed on Komori GL37. “Got an opportunity to come to Gita Press, Gorakhpur, a spiritual institution that saves Sanatan literature and makes it accessible to all easily. This institute has made a special contribution in bringing…

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Canon India strengthens its foothold in West Bengal by installing an imagePRESS C10010VP at T.S.P Digital of Kolkata. Canon India has successfully installed its first imagePRESS C10010VP in Eastern India at T.S.P Digital, a pioneer print service provider in Kolkata. Speaking about the changes in the industry and growing market demand for the machine, Mr. Puneet Datta, Senior Director, Canon India said, “The digital print industry is recovering quite fast in 2021 and we are noticing an increased trend of shift towards digital printing even with commercial printers. This is due to the trend of shorter run lengths becoming more…

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Ambition Blocks adds KODAK FLEXCEL NX System from Monotech Systems. Ambition Blocks, one of the leading pre-press service providers in Ahmedabad, has recently added KODAK FLEXCEL NX System from Monotech Systems Limited to its portfolio. Transforming from their existing conventional to the new digital system will enable Ambition Blocks to continue expanding its innovative solutions and keep up with growing customer demand. Dewang Patel, Partner, Ambition Blocks, comments: “We’ve been in the business since 2012 and serving the customers in the offset segment only. Considering the rising competition, shrinking market and narrowed margins lead us to diversify our business and…

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DKSH partners with Agergaard Graphic Supplies in Asia to promote their range of customized graphic supplies. DKSH Business Unit Technology has entered a partnership with Agergaard Graphic Supplies, a manufacturer specialized in developing and manufacturing high-quality end seals and doctor blades designed to support flexo printers. DKSH will provide sales, marketing, and after-sales services in Bangladesh, Indonesia, India, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam. Agergaard Graphic Supplies strives to provide state-of-the-art solutions to enhance ccustomers’ productivity. Its products are developed and enhanced in close cooperation with leading printing companies all over the world. Each product design is matched…

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An eco-friendly finishing agent for a wide range of applications in the textile industry; exhibits better softening properties than traditional non-silicone softeners. Cosmo Speciality Chemicals has developed a hydrophilic block silicone emulsions that exhibits better softening properties because of their lower rotational free energy than C-O bonds as compared with any other traditional non-silicone softeners. Non-toxic and eco-friendly, the agent is suitable for a wide range of applications while providing an outstanding effect in the textile industry. With remarkable lubricity and hydrophilicity, the innovative softener improves water absorbency and smoothness of the fabric along with improving the efficiency of cutting…

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CCI imposed a symbolic penalty of Rs 5 lakh each on the paper manufacturers found guilty of cartelization. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has penalized a number of paper manufactures by imposing a penalty of Rs 5 lakh each. The manufacturers have been accused of indulging in cartelization while manufacturing paper from agriculture waste and recycled wastepaper the Commission has also imposed a penalty on an association – all found to have contravened the provisions of Section 3(1) of the Competition Act, 2002 (Act). The case was initiated suo motu by the Commission on the basis of certain material…

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The future is to merge the Physical and the Digital – Phygital. Ranesh Bajaj, Director, VINSAK India speaks about VINSAK, enabling Convertors and Printers to add value to their offerings and shore up their bottom lines without major investments and more. Covid-19 has been a tough time for all and a few could manage the hard times well. VINSAK is one of them. “Tough times never last but tough people do!” states Ranesh Bajaj, Director, VINSAK India, who does not only say it but has been at the helm of one of the leading houses of our industry – sailing…

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Half-year incoming orders up 44 percent on previous year at €1,245 million and sales climb by 22 percent to €983 million. During the second quarter of financial year 2021/2022 (July 1 to September 30, 2021), Heidelberg has built on the encouraging developments of the first three months. The market recovery continued in virtually all regions compared with the previous year. The Group’s half-year sales increased by 22 percent to €983 million (previous year: €805 million). The EBITDA figure of €75 million was also up on the previous year (€67 million), even though the first half of the previous year was…

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The Roorkee based printing solutions company to lead smart digital printing innovation with the new upgraded HP Indigo 15K value pack. Adopting the new wave of digital printing innovations, Ekta Graphics and Printing Solutions has installed India’s first upgraded HP Indigo 12000 with HP Indigo 15K value pack Digital Press at its facility in Roorkee, Uttarakhand. The printing solutions’ company that caters to photographers & direct photo studio businesses will utilize HP Indigo 12000 HD Digital Press to venture in the new B2 size albums, Pharma Packaging and sheet fed labels. Using HP Indigo 12000 HD Digital Press, Ekta Graphics…

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Global Print Fraternity acknowledges Indian printing star Prof. Kamal Chopra’s contribution on his special day.  A report by Dr. TKS Lakshmi Priya In this digital era, with the pandemic affecting everyone, globally, one of the success mantras is UNITED WE STAND DIVIDED WE FALL the phrase that can be traced back to some 2600 years and is continuously being quoted by numerous visionaries and leaders from time to time. This is true for the printer community too. Therefore, the Offset Printers Association (OPA) came up with the idea of celebrating the Printers Unity Day every year, taking in consideration the…

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