Parksons Packaging opts for Komori’s GX 740+C

Offering color management and color inspection

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L to R: Sangam Khanna, president and managing director, Insight Komori Division; Siddharth Kejriwal, managing director, Parksons Packaging; Toshiyasu Kubotera, general manager, Komori Corporation; Masaru Tsukamoto, director, Komori Corporation; and Ramesh Kejriwal, chairman, Parksons Packaging

Parksons Packaging has signed up with Komori’s flagship product GX 740+C – a 7-color plus coater. The 18,000 sph press will come with full options of color management and color inspection and state-of-theart Komori technologies, which will raise the bar on productivity and high precision quality control inspection system inline.

Sangam Khanna, president and managing director of Insight Communications and Print Solutions said, “Komori is very happy with opening a new leaf with Parksons Packaging and this is our second order from Parksons and Insight and Komori will depute extra efforts in packaging support to meet the growing demands of the customer’s customer.”

Toshiyasu Kubotera, general manager for exports in the Asian, Oceania and Latin American countries at Komori added, “We are ever eager to listen to our customers. The Indian customers are really well-informed and need more technology as we feel packaging
is here to stay and has good growth prospects in India (approximately 8% per annum) and packaging companies need to address the ever growing and high demand of customers and keep investing in newer technologies.” Komori plans to build strong technical assistance in the field of packaging in India and is committed to doing so from this financial year.

Komori director Masaru Tsukamoto also emphasized that Komori maintains a strong focus on the Indian market and hopes to start sending highly skilled staff from Japan every alternate month for better customer support. “Komori has the world’s best graphic centre
with eight machines lined up in Japan and offers courses in printing. So far many of our customers have benefited from this in terms of their productivity and quality in India and
around the world. We welcome our customers to use these facilities to enhance their quality, productivity and skill levels,” he concluded.

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