Expansion plans in storeMichelman opens business and technology centre in IndiaOn 28 April 2015, Michelman, the Cincinatti-based developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly advanced materials, officially announced the opening of its new business and technology centre in Mumbia, India. The opening of the new centre follows the recent acquisition of Michelman’s long-time sales and service partner, Supack International earlier this year.Steven Wong, vice president and managing director – Asia Pacific, MichelmanMichelman India now offers a business centre, laboratory and an experienced team of sales, technical service and business operations personnel. The facility’s laboratory has been equipped with several industry accepted product testing capabilities for packaging, printing and coating applications. Michelman India said that it is dedicated to the development of the Indian market, with an immediate focus on the growing printing and packaging sector. The company also has expansion plans to service other coatings and manufacturing industries that Michelman supports worldwide.
The grand opening of the newly formed centre will take place in the presence of Rick Michelman, a board member and the third generation into the firm; Steven Wong, vice president and managing director – Asia Pacific; and Pankaj Shah, the co-director of Michelman India along with Wong, among other representatives of both the firms.