This film is digitally printable without any need for priming/ coating.
In a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange, the company said, “Uflex launches HP Indigo certified digitally printable polyester film, F-PDP.”
The company further said that, the polyester (PET) film F-PDP has been certified by Rochester Institute of Technology for digital printing by Indigo commercial and sheet fed presses.
Commenting on the development, Uflex Ltd, President – Technical & New Product Development (Films), Pramod Sirsamkar said, “Depending upon the requirements of the ensuing converting process, we can offer F-PDP film in various thicknesses ranging from 10-50 microns. The demand for this substrate is quite encouraging both in India as well as overseas as a result of which we are manufacturing it at all our plants i.e. India, UAE, Poland, Egypt, Mexico and USA.”
Meanwhile, shares of the company closed at Rs 271.65 apiece, up 2.72 per cent, from previous close on BSE.