PACKAGING SOUTH ASIA MAGAZINE

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Issue: 84 I Jan, 2015

Packaging South AsiaBrand owners please invest in the quality and integrity of your packaging - Major consumer products companies in India have been resorting to a new kind of cyber crime – reverse internet-based auctions where packaging vendors and suppliers are expected to bid for a presumed volume of packaging consisting of a given number of SKUs. May be this works in some countries but in India, it is destroying the same packaging industry which brand owners should be working with as partners to enhance quality, productivity and innovation.

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Design

20 DuPont Packaging announces advisory panel


Editorial

03 Begin with technical and social audits and the standardization of your packaging suppliers!


Environment

06 Check your litter box by Deepak Manchanda


08 Unilever aims to reduce, reuse and recycle


10 The Alappuzha experiment


Events

60 Plastindia 2015 preview


61 Plastindia 2015 to come up with an Innovation Pavilion


63 Honours in the world of Indian plastics


66 Printpack 2015 preview by Smita Kulshreshth


Industry News

73 New appointments at KBA


74 TCPL’s KBA Rapida 106


75 IMA Group acquires Oystar


76 Roland 706 LV at Al Jawad


76 Monotech enhances portfolio


Labels

32 Welbound installs outsert systems at Printmann by Sachin Shardul


32 Italian label converter relies on Prati


34 FIG to represent Troika Systems in India


36 Indicatorium to sell UPM innovation


Packaging Production

22 Professional software for packaging design and prepress by Mahan Hazarika


28 Bhatia Graphics upgrades to Xeikon ThermoflexX TFX 30 by Shardul Sharma


28 Daetwyler, Flint organize technical seminar by Shardul Sharma


29 Fujifilm to launch Flenex range of flexo plates by Shardul Sharma


30 Param enters Kerala market by Sandip Sen


31 Second Soma flexo press at Pabex


38 JC Graphics’ Heidelberg SM CD 102 6-color with UV coater


40 Surya Fresh Foods installs KBA ‘dream machine’


42 Color standardization is the key to the brand by Sandip Sen


44 Bobst sells diecutter and folder-gluer to Fivestar by Sandip Sen


44 Bobst Open House in Pune by Sandip Sen


46 43rd FCBM Conference concludes in Udaipur by Krishanu Dutta


48 Suba Solutions at Corrtech Expo Udaipur by Krishanu Dutta


50 NBG Printographic looks to sell 50 machines in two years by Krishanu Dutta


54 Bosch India at PMEC 2014 by Shardul Sharma


55 Acma flow wrapper SP0 launched by Shardul Sharma


56 Open House at Kohli Industries by Shardul Sharma


58 Meghdoot expands point-of-purchase display business by Mahan Hazarika


Products & Processes

72 Mondi’s rain resistant bags


72 Mettler-Toledo X37 Series


Technical Article

12 Define and simplify by Steve Smiley


52 A look inside refractive foil stamping by Jeff Peterson