Nirman Impresse acquires DGM Smartfold 800pc folder gluer at Pamex

New folder gluer will boost Nirman’s converting capabilities

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Puneet Aggarwal of DGM India (left) and Dhiren Thakkar, director of Nirman Impresse (2nd from left) at Pamex 2024

Nirman Impresse, a Mumbai-based printing and packaging company, has announced the acquisition of the DGM Smartfold 800PC folder gluer. The deal was announced on the second day of Pamex 2024, being held at Mumbai’s Goregaon Exhibition Centre.

The folder gluer is slated to be installed at Nirman’s carton packaging unit in Bhiwandi, situated on the outskirts of Mumbai. The decision to invest in the DGM Smartfold 800PC is part of Nirman Impresse’s commitment to enhance productivity in its converting department.

Dhiren Thakkar, director of Nirman Impresse, said, “The new DGM folder gluer will replace our older folder gluer. This new machine will help increase our productivity in the converting department. We decided to go for DGM after getting good feedback about its technology and after-sales service. We will commission the Smartfold 800PC very soon. At the moment we are producing cartons for the pharmaceutical industry.”

Nirman Impresse, known for its diverse printing capabilities, also operates a commercial printing unit in Shah and Nahar Industrial estate in Lower Parel.

At Pamex 2024, DGM is featuring the Smartfold 800PC folder gluer alongside the Technocut 105 die cutter with stripping. The company is expected to sign multiple deals during Pamex 2024.

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