Flint Group India, the ink manufacturing giant has shifted its manufacturing plant from Bengaluru to Vadodara. The new Vadodara plant will soon be inaugurated by Antoine Fady, CEO, Flint Group.
“With a rapidly growing packaging industry in India, Flint Group is keen to cater to customers in this market. We already have an ISO 9001-2000 certified mother plant for packaging inks in Bangalore and blending units in Baroda, Noida and Savli, supported by depots at Pondicherry, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Navi Mumbai,” says Upal Roy, Managing Director, Flint Group India. “We are proud about the fact that we are in a position to support the market even further with our new plant in Savli,” he added.
The Vadodara plant meets European standards in terms of processes and safety. It consists of separate areas for the manufacturing of water-based, toluene-based and toluene-free solvent-based inks.
Next to the expansion of its packaging inks manufacturing operations in Poland and the acquisition of Torda, this is another important investment in a growth region for Flint Group’s Packaging and Narrow Web division.