Sunday, July 3, 2022

Naresh Khanna

Editor of Indian Printer and Publisher since 1979 and Packaging South Asia since 2007. Trained as an offset printer and IBM 360 computer programmer. Active in the movement to implement Indian scripts for computer-aided typesetting. Worked as a consultant and trainer to the Indian print and newspaper industry. Visiting faculty of IDC at IIT Powai in the 1990s. Also founder of IPP Services, Training and Research and has worked as its principal industry researcher since 1999. Author of book: Miracle of Indian Democracy.

Investment and consolidation among the Indian monocarton printers

In monocarton production, a gap is developing between the Indian mid-level converters (broadly with an annual turnover between Rs 45 crore and Rs 125 crore) and the few larger converters who have established multiple...
Chocolate Ipack-Ima

Successful Ipack-Ima overcomes ‘a not easy moment’

The live return of Ipack-Ima, the first international exhibition for the processing and packaging sector in 2022, represented the synthesis of the best technological solutions in terms of research and innovation. Many solutions developed...
Ashok Chaturvedi, chairman and managing director UFlex Photo UFlex

UFlex Q4 FY22 and FY 2021-22 full-year results

Noida, 28 May 2022, UFlex, India’s largest multinational in flexible packaging and polymer sciences, announces its results for the quarter and for the full financial year ending 31 March 2022. The company posted a...
Worldstar SB Packagings

Glittering celebration of WorldStar Packaging Awards in Milan

One of the highlights of the Ipack-Ima, Pharmintech, and Print4All in-person event in Milan was the activity of the World Packaging Organization which released its country waste stream recycling guides for packaging designers at...
Mettler-Toledo in Milan

Mettler-Toledo at Ipack-Ima in Milan

Mettler-Toledo showed several new product inspection technologies at Ipack-Ima and Pharmintech in Milan. We first visited Roberto Scanu at the Mettler-Toledo stand at Ipack-Ima where we received an overview of the company’s activities and...
Nerida Kelton | Packaging Design

WPO Global Packaging Design Recycling Guide – 2nd stage

On 3 May 2022, the opening day of the Ipack-Ima, Pharmintech, and Print4All exhibitions in Milan, the World Packaging Organisation held a press conference with president Pierre Pennar reiterating the WPO's overall sustainability objectives....
Huhtamaki Think Circle at Mumbai

Huhtamaki Foundation sets up plastic recycling plant in India

The Huhtamaki Foundation inaugurated its first recycling plant in Khopoli, Maharashtra on 2 May 2022 to help drive circularity for packaging. The site – which is spread across 2,000 square meters – will recycle...
Ilaria Zilio Finpac Sleeve

Finpac Sleeve at Ipack-Ima 2022 in Milan

At Ipack-Ima in Milan from 3 to 6 May 2022, we had the opportunity to meet up with an interesting family owned company with its headquarters in Milan and factory near the city that...

Resuming the growth trajectory of the packaging, food & pharma industries

4 May 2022 – The Ipack-Ima shows and programs that began Tuesday the 3rd of May are resuming the growth and innovation of the food, pharma, print, and packaging industries on the scale of...
Nilesh Vedak managing director of Syntegon India

Interview – Nilesh Vedak managing director Syntegon India

In light of Bosch divesting its packaging business globally several years ago, and the business now branded as Syntegon, Packaging South Asia editor Naresh Khanna tried to understand if and what changes may have...