Ghent (Belgium), June 2014 – Esko, the global supplier of integrated solutions for the packaging and labels, sign and display, commercial printing and publishing industries, is pleased to announce a major expansion of its business in India. As a result of its continuous growth and strategic focus on the region, the company has opened an additional facility in the Mumbai region. In this office the sales and service functions for the west India region will be hosted.
Esko in India since 1996
Active in India since 1996, Esko has formed successful and longstanding relationships with leading companies such as Universal Print Systems, Shilp Gravures, Numex, Veepee, Britannia, Pragati, Acuprint, ITC, Parksons, TCPL, Positive Packaging to name a few. The company spent the first years focusing on developing commercial opportunities. In 2007 Esko opened the Global Resources Centre (GRC), and again new premises in Bangalore in 2009.
Last year, Esko moved its main India office to larger premises in Bangalore, where it hosts sales and service functions and accommodates a growing team of software developers and application engineers, systems integration architects and e-support services to customers around the world.
New Mumbai offices
The new supplementary facility in Mumbai will enable a better support to the local growing industry. Mr. Shrihari Rao, Sales - Director of Esko India will be leading the Esko operation in Mumbai as part of the company's investment in the region, this includes recruiting local expertise and adding new talent to strengthen the teams.
“A large proportion of our business in the South Asia region originates from the west of India and requires us to be closer to our customers. Our expanded footprint with the full-fledged sales and support team operating from Mumbai ensures that Esko continues to provide local presence and support to this growing market.” says Mr. Shrihari Rao.
“In order to meet growing local consumer demand, packaging production in India is expanding rapidly," comments Mr. Christian Korte, Senior Vice President of Esko. "Through our broad array of technologies and services, Esko helps print and packaging operations to deliver cost-effective, consistent and high-quality solutions. Our growing presence in the west of India allows us to improve our service to new and existing customers.”
New Mumbai office address:
Esko-Graphics India Private Limited
C/o. DHR Holding India Pvt. Ltd. Unit 405 to 408, 4th Floor, B-Wing, Commercial Office
Towers, Kohinoor City Mall, Kirol Road, Off L.B.S. Marg, Kurla (W), Mumbai - 400 070.
Telephone +91 22 618 80 200
Fax +91 22 618 80 333