An ISO 9001:2008 certified company, Miraj entered the industry in 2001 with notebook and stationery printing. In 2013, Miraj diversified into folding carton packaging. Growing at a good pace, the company decided to bring prepress in-house. After thorough deliberations and research, Miraj opted for Esko’s seamlessly integrated packaging solution of ArtiosCAD software and Kongsberg XE10 sample table. Esko’s focus on the packaging industry with their continuous development in prepress technology is the driving factor for this partnership. Miraj has invested in Esko’s structural design software ArtiosCAD as well as Kongsberg XE10 sample table to boost quality, consistency and enhance productivity.
ArtiosCAD is one of the most popular structural design software for packaging design. With dedicated tools specifically designed for packaging professionals for structural design, product development, virtual prototyping and manufacturing, ArtiosCAD increases productivity. It is the ideal product for all corrugated, folding carton and POP, POS, FSDU display designers and is unrivalled in structural packaging design.
Esko Kongsberg XE10
The robust table design, precision of different tools, smart software and smooth integration with the existing prepress workflow makes Kongsberg XE10 one of the most versatile die-less finishing solution. The Kongsberg XE10 processes a wide range of packaging materials – folding carton, single flute corrugated board and synthetic materials such as polypropylene to name a few. The Kongsberg XE10 is also a cost efficient solution for producing partial cuts with exact depths along with perfect registration in the preparation of spot varnishing blankets for offset folding carton packaging printing.
Assisted by a rack-and-pinion X/Y drive with precise motion control, a new, fast servo system and completely new tool set, the XE tables can deliver high operational speed and precision with easy operation.
KG Sharma, director of Miraj Multicolor, says, “Esko’s strong solutions for packaging prepress and their efficient sales and support structure in India are the driving factors in our decision to choose Esko as our partner. We already can feel a lot of difference in our production controls through the implementation of CAD software and Kongsberg CAM table, designed specifically for packaging. In a short span, we’ve realized why Esko is the frontrunner in packaging prepress solutions.”
Karan Talwar, regional business manager of Esko in North India, says, “Miraj is our first customer in mainland Rajasthan, excluding NCR and we are very proud of the same. The vision of Miraj Multicolor along with the able leadership of KG Sharma is definitely very positive and encouraging. I am confident that Esko’s team of packaging prepress experts will provide necessary know-how to support Miraj’s vision of growth. We’re very happy to welcome the Miraj team to the growing Esko customer base and maintain leadership status in India.”
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