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PRINTPACK INDIA 2019 SHOW DAILY 2 February 2019 | Supported by Indian Printer & Publisher and Packaging South Asia 1 DAY 2 2 FEBRUARY 2019 editorial iNputs Harish Penumarthi edit8@ippgroup.in; Shardul Sharma 9820635183 edit2@ippgroup.in ad queries Shweta Dimri 7801015476 marketing2@ippgroup.in; Aashit Parcha 9910738070 ads5@ippgroup.in A promising 14th edition of Printpack commences Printpack 2019 opens at India Expo Centre on a grand note Harish Penumarthi P rintpack India 2019 was inaugu- rated on Friday, 1 February 2019 at 11 a.m. by S Dayaker Reddy, president of IPAMA. He is also the president of various federations and as- sociations across the globe. This is the 14th edition of the show. A total of 509 Indian and foreign exhibitors are partici- pating at the ongoing edition of Print- pack India, covering various segments from the graphic arts industry. The event is being organized on a gross area of 65,000 square meters. On this occasion, the business visitors’ guide was also launched by the dignitaries on the dais. In his inaugural speech, Reddy welcomed the guests of honor, special invitees, exhibitors and business del- egates from various countries including GC members of IPAMA and media per- sonnel. He acknowledged the service providers’ role in organizing the show. He also informed that the duration of the show has been increased to six days Delegates at the inaugural ceremony of the 14th edition of Printpack India. Photo IPP this time on the demand of exhibitors and business visitors without increasing the space rentals. Hall No. 1 at Print- pack is dedicated exclusively to the corrugation industry in which ICPBMA and FCBM are the partners. Similarly, Hall No. 3 has been exclusively ear- marked for the label industry in which ALPS is the partner. Reddy said that there were around 100 companies who failed to get a space in the show as it was sold out, two months before the commencement of the exhibition. He also informed that during the Printpack event, various shows, confer- ences, seminars, B2B business meets and other related programs will be or- ganized with the support of various as- sociations and organizations. Note - The exhibition will remain open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. Business visitors can avail free shuttle services from Botanical Garden to the venue from 08.30 a.m. onwards. Printpack India 2019 opens to drums and fanfare The thrust is packaging and improved automated Indian manufacturing Naresh Khanna T he first day of the Printpack ex- hibition at India Expo Centre in Greater Noida opened with the official inauguration led by industry leaders and functionaries with drums and fanfare. After the inauguration, the VIP toured the entire show with band playing behind it. At the same time several exhibitors launched their own stands with lamp lighting and ribbon- cutting ceremonies. Heidelberg India brought several of its leading commer- cial and packaging customers for the ribbon cutting and startup of the diecut- ting and foiling machines that it is show- ing running at its stand in Hall 9. The company’s thrust in the market is very clear that it is looking to dominate the L-R: Sangam Khanna, Hirofumi Hoshino, Naresh Khanna and Bhavan Gupta doing a video interview at the Komori stand in Hall 9 at Printpack Please visit our websites www.packagingsouthasia.com & www.indianprinterpublisher.com for Live updates during Printpack 2019 |2 FEBRUARY 2019 | 1