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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Grafotronic to deliver triplets to the Ajanta Packaging: Global Graphics Machineries effects the sales to Ajanta’s factory in India and abroad

After a successful installation of Grafotronic 440HI Slitter/Rewinder at the Baddi factory of Ajanta Packaging last year, its pouring orders for Grafotronic! Global Graphics Machineries Pvt. Ltd., the Indian agent for Grafotronic has clinched the triple orders of Ajanta Packaging.

Ajanta Packaging with its head office in Mumbai, is a multi-location Indian company with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in India and Asia which are equipped with most modern and sophisticated printing, converting and finishing equipments. Ajanta uses varied printing processes like waterless offset, conventional wet offset, flexography and silk screen with combination presses as well, which propels them as the only Indian label converter to adopt such leading technologies under a single roof and giving an edge in printing higher quality labels.

At the Grafotronic booth during the Labelexpo Europe 2013, Brussels, Ajanta Packaging confirmed a repeat order for the Grafotronic 440HI Slitter/Rewinder to be installed at the Baddi factory as well as two new orders for similar machines, one for the Sharjah factory and another to be installed at an upcoming factory for which the location is still un-disclosed.

The Grafotronic HI-SERIES (Horizontal Inspection) has a modern design with an innovative web path integrated inside the machine. This unique web path is very stable and allows the machine to run and stop in high speeds. The Ajanta Packaging machines will be equipped with the Grafotronic semi-automatic turret rewinder which has been installed previously in more than 100 machines.

“As we continue to grow and expand, to augment our label slitting and inspection capacity we preferred Grafotronic in whom, we believe that we have found the right partner to support us with new technology solutions to improve our quality control,” says Chandan Khanna, CEO, Ajanta Packaging.

Mattias Malmqvist, Vice President of Grafotronic, said “our Slitter/ Rewinder/ Inspection machines have been very well received in the region and to get this kind of recognition from one of the most important players is very pleasing and shows that we have the right Naalin Sharma, Director, Global Graphics Machineries Pvt. Ltd. adds, “the uniqueness of the Grafotronic HI series is their ergonomic design wherein the inspection system is mounted below the working table. Apart from the semi-turret, we offered some well designed functionalities on the Grafotronic HI to Ajanta which makes these machines more purposeful.”

Grafotronic is a Swedish company producing quality label converting and finishing machines built to the highest European standards coupled with optimized price/performance ratio. The gamut of machines for the narrow web industry include servo-driven slitter/rewinders with 100% inspection systems and high-speed die-cutting apart from sophisticated machines for digital and booklet labels as well as customized solutions for high-end applications. With a customer base spanning more than 30 countries across the world, Grafotronic is known for robust machinery designed to last with heavy duty construction.

Global Graphics Machineries Pvt. Ltd. specializes in providing printing & converting solutions to the graphic industry. The company represents foreign label printing & converting machines manufacturers including Grafotronic - Sweden, Bang Sung Machinery - Korea, Weigang Machinery (formerly Ruian Donghai Machinery) - China and Hontec - China as their exclusive agents for the Indian sub-continent.