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Al Ghurair expanding capacity with added investments

Dubai-based Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing has enhanced capacity by backing the packaging segment with new investments. In the last few months, the printshop has purchased 2 Komori machines – a 4-colour and a 6-colour with coater, the iUV600s LED UV 4-colour digital printer, the Riso ComColor GD 9630 and Xerox CP 1000i.
Explaining their reasons for this invesment, general manager Lakshmanan Ganapathy says: “In the printing industry the demand for newspapers, magazines, brochures, books, and office stationery are in decline and the demand for packaging, advertising, security printing, labels are increasing. We are investing in machineries that are suitable for the growing segments in the printing industry so that they will support our

Omya has signed agreement with Ittihad Paper Mill in Abu Dhabi

Ittihad Paper Mill, Abu Dhabi, UAE has signed a cooperation agreement with Omya of Switzerland to manufacture Precipitated Calcium Carbonate. Omya is a major player in the Carbonate Minerals Market and its expertise should help Ittihad Paper Mill to produce high-quality writing and printing paper. The new PCC plant is predicted to come online in the third quarter of 2018 with an initial production of 100,000 metric tons every year. The PCC is going to be based on the Omya Multifill concept in

Canon ME has announced the latest devices to join its range of i-SENSYS printers

Canon ME has announced the latest devices to join its range of i-SENSYS printers -i-SENSYS MF730 and MF630 series and i-SENSYS LBP650 and LBP610 series for SME's.   Shadi Bakhour, B2B Business Unit Director, Canon Middle East, comments: “As more and more businesses are expected to support a flexible working culture, it has become crucial for both home office users and SMEs to have access to reliable printing and scanning technology on-the-go. The new i-SENSYS devices support the advanced

Uflex makes waves with Flexfresh solution

Uflex provided a solution to enable Deccan Field Agro Industries to export the Indian Papayas to Dubai by sea. The Uflex UAE branch was one of the reason to make it feasible.
Deccan Field Agro Bangalore, which has large plantations of Papaya in Southern India, was looking for the perfect Packaging solution to export Papaya by Sea Freight. It found that Uflex offers the appropriate technology and solution.
Uflex has been offering its AMAP (Active Modified Atmosphere Packaging) solutions across the

Starflex to showcase innovative solutions at SGI Dubai 2018

Starflex to showcase innovative solutions at SGI Dubai 2018. Talking about SGI Dubai, James, Sales Manager from Starflex, stated, “We are delighted to be associated with SGI Dubai - one of the distinguished shows in the region. With a vision to moving forward, STARFLEX is focusing on enhancing further its manufacturing capacity, maintaining reasonable price levels, serving its current business partners, and pursuing growth opportunities in new areas. Also, the event is a well-established