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Innovative Packaging is very important to catch a Shopper’s eye – Mr. Ashwani Sharma speaks with Packaging Advisor

By Chris Fernando | May 21, 2018 | Packaging Advisor

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Packaging Advisor speaks to Ashwani Sharma, the President and CEO for New Business Initiatives at UFlex, about the latest trends in the packaging industry

Uflex becomes Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) certified Security Printer

16 May 2018, Noida, Uttar Pradesh (India): In a big development, India’s largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex Limited has been certified by the Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) as a security printer for printing MICR instruments for its member banks.

Uflex becomes Indian Banks' Association (IBA) certified Security Printer

Talking more about this achievement, Mr. G.P. Pathak – Vice President and Mr. Rakesh Khazanchi – Associate Vice President of Holography Business at Uflex Limited said, “To standardize documents related to Bank Cheques and Ex-Chequer’s Revenue Department, Security Printing for MICR instruments is mandatory. MICR stands for Magnetic Ink Character Recognition and requires special printing system with overt and covert features for bank cheques, legal tenders and various other negotiable documents. Since Uflex possesses all required systems, technology and infrastructure, the Indian Bank’s Association conferred this certification to us.”

‘Have your brand stand out on the shelf’ – Mr. Ashwani Kumar Sharma, speaks with Khaleej Times

Rohma Sadaqat /Dubai | May 14, 2018 | Khaleej Times

If a shopper picks up your product from the shelf at a supermarket, then chances are that 90 per cent of the time they are going to end up placing it in their shopping cart.

Ashwani Kumar Sharma speaks with Khaleej Times

This is why good visuals and great packaging are instrumental in the success of a product, says Ashwani Kumar Sharma, president and chief executive officer at Uflex, India’s largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company.

“We are one of the few companies that are totally backward integrated,” he said.

New Solvent-Less White Adhesive by Uflex gives Convertors a reason to Cheer

11 May 2018, Noida, Uttar Pradesh (India): The Chemicals Business of India’s largest fully integrated multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex Limited has launched a general-to-medium performance 2K solvent-less PU adhesive FLEXBON 901A/901W that is expected to enable laminators and brand owners to reduce their application cost and substantially enhance their performance by partially replacing white inks, and meet consumer demands.

New Solvent Less White Adhesive by Uflex

‘Five Trends in Flexible Packaging Industry through 2025’ – Mr. Anantshree Chaturvedi writes an OPED for Franchise India (Indian Retailer)

May 07, 2018 | Franchise India

Packaging is everywhere and is fueled by a relentlessly increasing population and globally escalating consumption patterns.

Packaging is everywhere and is fueled by a relentlessly increasing population and globally escalating consumption patterns. In fact, Packaging strikes the very first pact between a brand owner and the customer. Over the years the role of packaging has evolved much beyond just containing and preserving the product.

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Before I discuss the specific trends let’s take a quick glimpse at the Industry both domestically(India region) as well as globally. While the Global Flexible Packaging Industry is pegged at around USD 200 Billion and growing anywhere between 4.5-5.5% annually, the Industry in India which is largely fragmented in the unorganized sector is growing at around 20% per annum.

With continuous development and innovation taking place, these certainly are stirring times for the packaging industry. Following trends will govern the global flexible packaging industry through 2025.