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Monday, October 27, 2014

Countdown begins to Labelexpo India 2014: Only 2 more days to go..

With only two more days to go, the Indian label printing industry is counting down the days until Labelexpo India (October 29-01 November, 2014) prepares to return to Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Organized for the 4th time by the Labelexpo Global Series and third time under the Labelexpo banner, as of now, all pointers are towards a bigger better show that is sure to eclipse all the earlier versions. Visitors will see new technology from local manufacturers as well as major international players. There will be an array of new launches of flexo and digital presses, a range of ancillary equipment suppliers and pre-press innovations amongst other displays.

For the first timers and the new entrants to the industry, it’s the place to learn about global market trends, see live demonstrations of the most advanced technologies available, compare the latest materials and find out about the newest developments in flexible packaging and intelligent labels. Spread over four days, the show is aimed at labeling and packaging printers/converters, brand owners and label designers, many new product and technology launches are scheduled to take place. As well as the latest advances in label materials, films, sleeves and wraps technologies being showcased, there will be an a lot of working presses at the show all giving live demonstrations.

Apart from all the latest technology announcements, running machinery, new launches and networking, Labelexpo India will be hosting in partnership with HP Indigo the inaugural Brand Innovation Summit. A half day ‘only by invite’ conference for brand owners, it will focus on the role and importance of label printing in a brand’s design and ultimate sales performance. To be held on October 30 at the HP stand from 13.45 hours onwards, the session is meant for a meaningful discussion on new and cost effective labeling methods for brands. An invitation-only session, Christian Menegon of HP will present an overview of the labels and packaging industry while supporting it with case studies from the world over. This will be followed by a panel discussion on the challenges faced by brands and the solution for getting the branding right each time.

And that is not all. Labelexpo India will again play host to the LMAI Avery Dennison Label Awards where over 600 printers/converters, suppliers, brand owners and members of the media attend this prestigious gala evening. To be held at Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi; the best Indian printers and converters will be recognized and awarded for their excellence and contribution to the advancement of the Indian label industry.

Supported by key trade associations across India, including the LMAI, ASPA (earlier HoMAI), SPAI, AIFMP & other leading associations, the show is packed with over 200 exhibitors including: Mark Andy, Xeikon, Nuova Gidue, Omet, UPM Raflatac, Label Planet, Global Graphics, Weigang. Multitec Aids, R K Label Machinery, BST Sayona, Kaygee Loparex and SMI Coated Products.

Entry to the show is free and visitors can pre-register by visiting www.labelexpo-india.com. As usual we at Labels India will be there. Labels India will be launching their limited edition of the India Label Directory at the show. Do visit our Stand F/21 in Hall 12. See you there..