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Time to learn, compare and upgrade!

Though India is still growing strong in print, printers have been experiencing slow or disruptive business due to multitude of factors like demonetisation, implementation of GST and others. It will still take some time for things to settle…

Good times are here!

India boasts of a robust population of 1.3 billion, half of whom are 24 years of age or younger. The country clearly holds abundant potential for economic growth. Likewise, the market for printing and packaging is expected to grow at a…

GST: a boon for the print industry?

The hottest topic these days is GST or Goods & Service Tax, which is a comprehensive, multi-stage, destination-based tax that will be levied on every value addition. Effective July 1, 2017, GST has created a furore – retail stores came…

The mojo of print is back!

Printing industry seems to be on an upwards curve again…the positive sentiments are back and the recently concluded Printpack India 2017 was a testimony to it. Printers across various categories and print processes, could be seen looking…

Let’s upgrade and update in this New Year…

New Year is a time for a fresh start for many…it is time to upgrade and update ourselves to bring in more success into our lives. It is in this backdrop that the much-awaited Printpack India 2017 is scheduled from February 4-8, 2017 at…

Printing: a sunshine industry

New channels of communication like social media and digital media are replacing printed products; hence the decline in commercial printing jobs like newspapers, magazines, books, catalogues, etc. But, packaging is seeing an upswing due to…

Labels: always driven by technology

It is estimated that the global annual losses due to counterfeiting is $600 billion every year, resulting in many mishaps like people getting injured or dying due to using counterfeit products. Hence, it is very important to build…

Can Augmented Reality be created in print?

When we talk of Augmented or Virtual Reality, the first thing that comes to our minds is Pokémon Go. This augmented reality game encourages players to come out of their homes and hunt for virtual Pokemons, train them and then battle with…