Horizon Packs Group installs Esko's workhorse digital sample maker
By VJ Media Bureau | Vjmedia Works | March 25, 2015
Esko's Kongsberg XP and ArtiosCAD installed at Pyramid Packaging, a wide range of very versatile tools that allow complete packaging, signage and display (POP) solution with a single machine.
India's leading corrugated packaging organization, the Horizon Packs Group announced that it has installed an Esko Kongsberg XP digital finishing table and structural design software ArtiosCAD at the Pyramid Packaging plant outside Bengaluru.
The exceptionally robust Esko Kongsberg XP24 cutting and creasing table at Pyramid is designed for cutting extremely strong corrugated board. It can be run 24/7 for efficient short run production. "The USP of the Esko Kongsberg XP24 sample maker and software solution at Pyramid is that it processes a wide array of materials with a very short set-up time and at extraordinary throughput and speed. There is no need to wait for a die. In addition, a wide range of very versatile tools are available offering a complete packaging, signage and display (POP) solution with a single machine. The integration with the CAD editor allows us to run jobs from a single unit to full scale production with as many as a thousand units in a day. The XP's production power and quick change of tools ensures on time delivery, every time, even for complex jobs,â€ said Sachin Modi, Director of Pyramid Packaging.
The workhorse Kongsberg XP24 compliments the technologically advanced infrastructure that the Horizon Packs Group has established over the years across India. Esko's India Sales Director Shrihari Rao acknowledged that being associated with Pyramid Packaging and the Horizon Packs Group as a whole has been very rewarding. "What is very striking is how we at Esko feel connected and totally in sync with the vision of the Horizon Packs Group which is,'To have a presence in all emerging markets with advanced infrastructure for maintaining sustainable growth.' The Horizon Packs mission statement could also very well be our own:'To deliver operational excellence and non-compromising quality by providing optimal packaging solutions.'â€
Sachin Modi says in conclusion, "The Esko Kongsberg XP 24 sample table is functional, sturdy, versatile and very user-friendly. It enables quick sampling, complex size short-production runs and acts like an ideal workhorse. Esko is an integral component of our converting operations and we plan to run it round the clock.â€