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Issue: 81 I Oct, 2014

Packaging South AsiaStandardization, qualification and certification – What’s your excuse? — First the good news. India has through the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) become a participatory member of the TC130 committee of the International Standards Organization (ISO). The TC130 addresses the business community engaged in print media production and its suppliers of materials, computer hardware and software, proofing software, firmware and hardware, printing, converting, finishing and other related machinery, optical measuring instruments and laboratory apparatus.

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06 Yo! . . . Let’s Wrap

12 Winners of the 2014 Pentawards


03 Standardization, qualification and certification – What’s your excuse?


13 Rag-pickers to decongest plastic waste

Industry News

74 Bericap at PackTech India

72 B&R Industrial Automation

74 Bosch’s flow wrapper

75 Valco Melton acquires GMS


48 Gallus Innovation Days and ECS 340 wave

56 FIG’s Xeikon 3030 and VSI 330

58 HP Indigo to display WS6800 digital press

59 Epson to exhibit Surepress L-4033AW

61 Multitec to premiere new label presses

62 Omet to display XFlex X4 label press

63 Nilpeter to print beer labels

64 Prati’s Sun Classic TE330, Alphasonic and IST METZ

65 SMI to display filmic products and spec sheets

67 UPM Raflatac launches Vellum Logistics Fit

68 Vinsak to showcase LSR330

52 Blue labels for Leon beer

Packaging Production

14 Nutech orders Heidelberg CD 102-7+LX Combi for new plant

16 Interview — manroland sheetfed CEO visits India

18 Pratiroop Mudran installs Komori LS 32

20 Parksons Packaging’s high growth continues

26 Taiwan’s Paktek Industrial to expand

26 Kodak’s new platform for corrugated packaging applications

27 MK Packaging invests in flexo press

28 Lasers for gravure and flexo digital imaging

32 Akshar NX invests in Kodak Flexcel NX

32 DuPont to showcase flexographic plate

33 Goss ties up with Alwan Color Expertise

34 Essel Propack standardizes on Esko CDI

36 Huhtamaki at PackTech India

36 Parle Global at PackTech India

38 Tamper proof packing

39 Nova Water installs fastest PET bottle line

40 Global FFS technology gathers momentum

44 B&R pushing packaging to new labels

Products & Processes

70 Bosch introduces CIP system

Technical Article

24 New innovations in modular tooling