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  WHO PRAISES PM NARENDRA MODI’S INITIATIVES
  The World Health Organization (WHO) has welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's $24 billion package, including free food rations for 800 million disadvantaged people for the next 3 months to fight the coronavirus pandemic. WHO’s Director-General Tedros Adhanom praised India's $22.6 billion economic stimulus plan.....(Click here to read)
INDIA’S LOCKDOWN GUIDELINES: LIST OF ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES THAT WILL BE ALLOWED AFTER APRIL 20
The Ministry of Home Affairs issued an order delineating a list of activities that will be allowed after April 20, 2020 and those which are prohibited. The activities prohibited across the country include travel by air, rail and road; operation of educational and training institutions; industrial and commercial activities; hospitality services; all cinema halls, shopping complexes, theatres, etc.…..(Click here to read)
INDIA’S MSME SECTOR WILL TIDE OVER CORONAVIRUS CRISIS
The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector will tide over the huge blow caused by the lockdown, and reduce chinese import dependence by ramping up domestic manufacturing with the government support, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said. He further added that nearly 8-10 lakh units will be restructured in the coming days. ...(Click here to read)
IN CONVERSATION WITH MR. VIVEK KUMAR, STRATEGIC ALLIANCE MANAGER, HP SPECIALTY PRINTING SYSTEMS
In order to appropriately address continuity planning in today's operating environment, HP maintains a global Business Continuity Management (BCM) program. B2B shows like PackPlus provide a perfect platform for companies in the packaging industries to showcase their latest innovations, allowing visitors and exhibitors alike to get the most up-to-date market intelligence says Mr. Vivek Kumar, Strategic Alliance Manager, HP Specialty Printing Systems…..(Click here to read)
  Packaging Live….. Webinar
The Covid-19 or coronavirus pandemic has had a considerable impact on the Indian packaging industry serving the Food Sector. The industry is facing many challenges aroused due to this lockdown. Nationwide lockdown has brought the entire packaging supply chain to an almost grinding halt. Availability of raw materials, prevention of infection via packaging, recyclability and safety are the major concerns that needs to be addressed.

During this period of crises we bring you an opportunity to discuss these issues with industry experts and find solutions via this FREE TO ATTEND webinar - Packaging: A guardian of public health & essential lifeline of economy on 28 April at 11:00 AM. REGISTER AT
GANDHI AUTOMATION RECEIVES TWO AWARDS FOR AI EXCELLENCE
The Mumbai-based company has received Automation Industry Leader Award and Robotics/Automation Supplier of the Year Award at events held in Jaipur and Mumbai respectively. The awards were for the company’s automation services for the logistics and supply chain industry.. ...(Click here to read)
UNIQUE CHALLENGES FACING THE PACKAGING INDUSTRY IN LIGHT OF COVID-19
The packaging industry is up against some unique challenges in the face of COVID-19. The 21-day nationwide lockdown has brought the entire packaging supply chain to an almost grinding halt. The government is making all efforts to continue the steady supply of essentials to the 1.3 billion strong Indian population. However, this won’t be possible without packaging the product leading us to a Catch-22 situation said Sachin Agrawal, Co-founder & Chief Operating Officer, BIZONGO.. ...(Click here to read)
 
ABOUT CARTONTECH
Co-located with PackPlus, CartonTech - showcases the next-gen technologies from the industry players across various categories like pre-production & pre-press systems and equipment, Folding carton equipment & accessories, Rigid box converting equipment, gluing machines, erecting machines, paper bag manufacturing equipment Films & Foils, Paper & carton board, inks, adhesives, Printing equipment and much more.  
CartonTech 2020 is all gearing up to welcome the industry post COVID crises. Scheduled to be held on 6-9 Aug 2020 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi India. CartonTech is an exclusive show on carton folding, rigid box and corrugated packaging. The 2019 edition recorded a huge success with 393 exhibitors and a footfall of 20,849 Visitors.
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