Canon woos visitors with packaging printing at PrintPack 2017

Ten digital presses launched

73
A sample label printed on imagePress C10000VP digital press

Of all the products on display at the Canon stand, the imagePress C10000VP commanded undivided attention owing to its exceptional quality, productivity and versatility at 100 ppm across a vast variety of applications. Even the imagePress C8000VP launched during the event is based on the successful legacy product C10000VP, which has received phenomenal response in mid- and high-end print volume segment.

Canon woos visitors with packaging printing at PrintPack 2017 1
Puneet Datta, director for professional printing products division and Kazutada Kobayashi, president and CEO of Canon India

“The imagePress C10000VP press can perform diversified applications on diversified substrates. This is one of the best products we have ever launched,” said Puneet Datta, director for professional printing products division, Canon. “With C10000, we have taken digital printing (or even commercial printing up to some extent) to the next level. Not only can you do normal printing, but you can also do very deep textured printing for packaging using this press. Although the press is not meant for very long runs, if you want to show some proof of concept or samples to your packaging customers, before actually going for the long run, this is the best machine available in the market right now. The machine can be ideal for short run printing of labels, monocartons and more.”

The impact, resilience, and growth of responsible packaging in a wide region are daily chronicled by Packaging South Asia.

A multi-channel B2B publication and digital platform such as Packaging South Asia.is always aware of the prospect of new beginnings and renewal. Its 16-year-old print monthly, based in New Delhi, India has demonstrated its commitment to progress and growth. The Indian and Asian packaging industries have shown resilience in the face of ongoing challenges over the past three years.

As we present our publishing plan for 2023, India’s real GDP growth for the financial year ending 31 March 2023 will reach 6.3%. Packaging industry growth has exceeded GDP growth even when allowing for inflation in the past three years.

The capacity for flexible film manufacturing in India increased by 33% over the past three years. With orders in place, we expect another 33% capacity addition from 2023 to 2025. Capacities in monocartons, corrugation, aseptic liquid packaging, and labels have grown similarly. The numbers are positive for most of the economies in the region – our platform increasingly reaches and influences these.

Even given the disruptions of supply chains, raw material prices, and the challenge of responsible and sustainable packaging, packaging in all its creative forms and purposes has significant headroom to grow in India and Asia. Our context and coverage engulf the entire packaging supply chain – from concept to shelf and further – to waste collection and recycling. We target brand owners, product managers, raw material suppliers, packaging designers and converters, and recyclers.

In an admittedly fragmented and textured terrain, this is the right time to plan your participation and marketing support communication – in our impactful and highly targeted business platform. Tell us what you need. Speak and write to our editorial and advertising teams! For advertisement ads1@ippgroup.in , for editorial info@ippgroup.in and for subscriptions subscription@ippgroup.in

– Naresh Khanna

Subscribe Now