• The Academy will open in Mumbai in early Q4
• The Comexi Group will provide its laminating know-how and experience in the form of its Comexi NEXUS Dual laminating machine
Girona, 28 July 2014.- The Comexi Group, a leading specialist in machinery solutions for the flexible packaging industry, the Comexi Group has been chosen by Henkel India as their partner for starting the first professionaltraining academy (and demo center) for flexible packaging in India, Middle East and Africa.
The adhesives company has placed its trust in the Comexi Group’s experience in developing solvent and solventless laminating machines, and also in its extensive technical know-how and market presence. Therefore, the Academy will have a Comexi NEXUS Dual machine for running its practice sessions; one of the most successful NEXUS solutions thanks to its versatility. In the last few years, the Comexi Group has sold more than a twenty units in those markets.
India’s first specialised center in laminating and coating
Henkel India will be opening its new academy focused on lamination techniques for flexible packaging industry in early Q4. This academy and the unique training programme will be the first of its kind in India, Middle East and Africa. It combines practical training with the necessary theoretical knowledge aimed at enhancing participants’ expertise to international standards. A team of accomplished industry experts from across the globe will be at every step of the training providing guidance and support. Henkel India will open its premises to professionals within the sector on a permanent basis, so as to promote know-how in laminating processes and optimise machinery performance by using all elements involved in the production cycle.
For its part, not only will the Comexi Group install its Comexi NEXUS Dual laminating machine. As the exclusive partner, it will also send a team of experts to take an active part in some of the training courses and sessions, without forgetting that lamination technicians from Reifenhauser India Marketing Limited –Comexi Group representative in India- are available to support converters in training and service.
As part of the Comexi Group’s mission to promote its wide portfolio of global solutions in printing and converting flexible packaging in the Indian market, it will also schedule open day workshops to demonstrate this machine and other Comexi products to any professionals who are interested.
About Henkel – http://www.henkel.com
Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. Founded in 1876, Henkel holds globally leading market positions in both the consumer and industrial businesses with well-known brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. Henkel employs about 47,000 people and reported sales of 16,510 million euros and adjusted operating profit of 2,335 million euros in fiscal 2012. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.