PRESS RELEASE



03 February 2020



South India’s leading show on Commercial Printing, Package Converting and Digital Signs is back to Hyderabad



There has been a revolutionary change in the last few years in the printing industry in India. Growing at a rate of 12% per annum, the Indian Printing Industry comprises more than 250,000 big, small and medium printers. It is slowly progressing from the heavy machinery using industry to a more software-centric business. The advent of global brands, rising consumerism and growth of the pharmaceutical industry have seen an increase in the scope for package printing. By 2025, India is expected to become the fifth largest consumer market in the world, according to CII. The inception of new technologies along with a rise in e-commerce, changing lifestyles, urbanisation and increased personal health awareness has boosted the growth of the print and packaging markets. Amid this scenario, PrintFair is setting up a business and networking platform for the industry to help showcase all that is innovative and ground-breaking. The event is happening, concurrently with PackPlus South, from



20-21-22 March, at HITEX, Hyderabad.



“Every year PrintFair is setting a new benchmark with more exhibitors, more visitors, new technologies, machin



 es and products on display. The overwhelming response from exhibitors and visitors has always encouraged us to improve the experience of our customers by offering a variety of facilities and tools to make sure that they make the most of their participation.” said Prateek Kaushik, Portfolio Director, Next Events Pvt. Ltd. (A member of RX Global & a part of RELX Group).



Renowned players from the industry are already on board. To name a few are RISO India, Venkataramana Graphics (P) Ltd., Megabound (India), Canon India, Robus India,



Abhikruti Digi Soft, All India Plastics, Arrow Multimedia, Ashwin Enterprises, Avery Dennison India (P) Ltd., BKG Corrugating Rolls, Brothers Machinery, Crystal Digitals, DBIND Wire Products (P) Ltd., Digiflex, Digital Print Solutions, Learn and Design, Natraj Industries, NGR Machinery, Patel Enterprises, Print Max Technologies, R K Enterprises, S S Associates, Sai Enterprises, SASG UV Solutions (P) Ltd. / Dizario Industries, Shlok Enterprises, SSA Amrutha Foldertech, The Flags And Signage (P) Ltd., Yash Copier / Yash Enterprise.



The event, supported by Telangana Offset Printer Association (TOPA), has organised various promotional activities in the interiors of South India. Under the extensive promotional campaigns of the event, the PrintFair team will travel extensively to conduct roadshows in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa. In Telangana the roadshows are planned at Khammam, Warangal, Karim Nagar, Adilabad, Nizamabad, Nalgonda, Mehaboob Nagar. In Andhra Pradesh team PrintFair will travel to Guntur, Visakhapatnam and Srikakulam for these roadshows. In Orissa, the roadshows will be conducted at Berhampur and Jeypore.



 “The print industry in Telangana is huge and very advanced when it comes to adoption and use of technology. PrintFair’s earlier edition that happened at HITEX, Hyderabad in 2018 was a great success. It was visited by large number of printers. PrintFair is always a great opportunity for printers community here with lot of scope to scale and explore new developments. They will be able to see first-hand the latest trends, techniques and technologies in printing and adopt them for their business growth. PrintFair 2020, being held on 20-22 March at HITEX, Hyderabad, will benefit all types of printers, exhibitors and machinery manufacturers in a big way.” Said C. Ravinder Reddy, President, Telangana Offset Printer Association (TOPA).



The visitor pre-registrations are already in full swing with people registering from all parts of the country. The event will be attended by Package, label and commercial Printers; Converters, machinery for corrugated box & box manufacturers; Printing & print buyers; Publishers, owners of commercial newspapers; Production / quality control



managers; Design houses, art directors & production managers; Graphic designers; Packaging development manager; Print shop managers and Printing technologists.



The event comes together with PackPlus South, which happens to be the prime packaging exhibition of South India.



For PR and marketing queries, please contact Shantanu Baraskar at shantanu.baraskar@reedexpo.co.uk  or call at +91 22 6771 6627(D),.. More details available on https://www.packplussouth.in/en-gb.html



 



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About RX Global



 



RX Global is the world’s leading events organizer, with over 500 events in 30 countries. In 2017 Reed brought together over seven million event participants from around the world generating billions of dollars in business. Today Reed events are held throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa and organized by 38 fully staffed offices. RX Global serves 43 industry sectors with trade and consumer events. It is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.



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About RELX Group



RELX Group is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. The group serves customers in more than 180 countries and has offices in about 40 countries. It employs approximately 30,000 people of whom half are in North America. RELX PLC is a London listed holding company which owns 52.9% of RELX Group. RELX NV is an Amsterdam listed holding company which owns 47.1% of RELX Group. The shares are traded on the London, Amsterdam and New York Stock Exchanges using the following ticker symbols: London: REL; Amsterdam: REN; New York: RELX and RENX.



 



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