PRINTPACK INDIA 2022 Edition Receives Overwhelming Response
11 June 2022: It is not easy to travel in the 45 degree centigrade summer heat, but the industry showed its trust in the Printing Packaging & Allied Machinery Manufacturers’ Association (IPAMA), who had organized the 15th PRINTPACK INDIA Exhibition at India Expo Centre, Greater Noida from May 26-30, 2022. It has been reported that, 1,03,412 visitors visited the exhibition from 52 countries. Limited invitations were sent to the overseas market due to COVID restrictions and perceptions of the countries.
“In spite of many obstructions in the execution of the project and postponement on two different occasions due to COVID-19 and lockdowns in the country, we have been able to book total area of 60,340 Sqms for this edition which was more than the area sold out during the previous edition. The overwhelming support received from the exhibitors has given us strength to take up even more challenging jobs in future. Thanks a lot, to the industry colleagues, exhibitors, visitors, staff and the venue for the grand success of 15th PRINTPACK INDIA,” said Rakesh Sodhi, President IPAMA.
It was also observed that the exhibitors finalized various business deals worth of Rs.2,000 crore during the first four days. Exhibition has also been given wide coverage by the print and electronic media. 487 companies participated with their latest technology-based machines and other related products. The profile of the exhibition includes Printing, Packaging & Flexible Packaging, Corrugation, Label Printing, Screen & Textile Printing, Signage & LED, Paper & Non-Woven, Pre-Press, Digital, Post-Press, Converting, Services & Software, Consumables & Spares and Allied Machines and more.
Latest gizmos were displayed by the exhibitors in the exhibition like Erina CCD Label Cutting Machine, Double Servo Auto Stitcher, Flatbed Cutting Plotter, Twin servo flexographic film & label printing machine, Haptic Technology, High speed & accuracy flute laminator machine, Economical UV technology, Neon Master stich, Reel to reel bot heat transfer machine, Laser marking machine, High speed UV curable & Coating Machine, Shell/Tray forming machine, Bookcase rounding machine, automatic paper bag machine, 24 fold and 3 knife TT Machine, screen printing textile inks and many more.
IPAMA appreciates the efforts of the machine manufacturers, whose products will be evaluated by a technical committee constituted by the association. On the basis of the recommendations of the committee, appreciation letters and awards will be bestowed to the deserving exhibitors.
IPAMA Bestowed Lifetime Achievement Award to:
- Dutta Deshpande, Pratham Technologies (P) Ltd.
- S. S. Maan, Maan Machine Tools
- Shanti Pal Ahuja Multitech
- K. G. Suresh, Autoprint Machinery Manufacturers (P) Ltd.
- Ramendra Singh, Sond Engineering
IPAMA also recognized top six companies, area wise, during the inauguration:
- NBG Printographics Machinery Co. Pvt. Ltd. 1st
- Imaging Systems 2nd
- The Printers House (P) Ltd. 3rd
- Sodhisons Mechanical Works 4th
- VIG Graphics (P) Ltd. 5th
- Technova Imaging Systems (P) Ltd. 6th