Autoprint Machinery Manufacturers (P) Ltd., suppliers and exporters of sheet fed offset
printing machineries, post press machineries, reckoner and variable data printing solutions,
was established in the year 1992, at Coimbatore, South India, as an expansion of the existing printing unit under the name Autoprint. Having realized the need for good quality small offset
with a good service back up, Mr. Ashok pooled in the technical expertise of his cousin, K.G. Suresh, the Technical director of the company.
Identifying the need for skilled Manpower in the
Mr. C.N.Ashok initiated the establishment of a Training Centre at Coimbatore and in Gwalior, to provide hands-on professional training to aspiring
operators and Service Engineers.
Autoprint's impressive run in the
started in 1985 with the establishment of tiny letter press unit by the name "Imprint". We became Autoprint in 1989 with an upgradation to mini
offset printing house.
There upon in 1992, with the introduction of Linotronic Image Setter we were rechristened Autoprint Imagesetters Pvt. Ltd. Later part of the nineties saw us scaling up new heights - a new factory, Corporate Office and export ties.
The new millennium brought us more fortunes and smiles. In the year 2001, we introduced Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Software in our business. That year we were awarded Best Technology Award by NSIC. Followed by ISO 9001-2000 Certification from TUV Suddeutschland AG, for design, production and marketing of entire product range in 2002.
" The next two years were the years of R& D for us. In 2003, we launched 5 new products namely Autoprint Knight, Autoprint 1117 LS, Autoprint Tag'O 100, Autoprint Reckoner and Autoprint Collator. 2004 took a step forward technologically and strategically. We opened our R&D Centre, Export Unit and CNC Division. In the same year, we received Receives Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Award (2003), from National Awards Committee Govt. of India and Bureau of Indian Standards.
" We launched several new products such as Autoprint Gamut 300 (Five Colour Label Printing Machine),
Autoprint Knight 250 CB (Two Colour Printing Machine), Autoprint SFT (Stitching / Folding / Trimming), Autoprint Creasing Machine, Autoprint PTP 7000 Single Colour, Autoprint Reckoner 24" New Model, Autoprint UV-Fine Coat 50 Machine, Autoprint Alca Gamut 250 (Label Printing Machine), Autoprint Vacuumatic (Paper Counting Machine)
in the next couple of years.
In this period only we entered Chinese market and entered into strategic tie-up with Kompac of USA and MIDA Maquinaria of Spain. In the successive years we introduced more new models of machineries, implemented ERP, started a manufacturing unit in Himachal Pradesh besides receiving coveted awards and recognitions such as Highest Exporter Award from Engineering Export Promotion Council 2006-07, Highest Exporter Award from Engineering Export Promotion Council 2007-08, MMA Award for Management Excellence, Highest Exporter Award from Engineering Export Promotion Council 2008-09, Traiblazer Award for Brand Innovation, Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award, Deming Prize, Highest Exporter Award from Engineering Export Promotion Council 2009-10.
Our Board of Directors
Mr. K. Ramakrshnan, B.E (Mech) Chairman
Mr.K.G. Suresh, M.Tech (Gold Medalist)
- A mechanical engineering graduate from Madras University
- Experience at SAIL & BHEL
- Former Managing Director of Jayamkondam Lignite Power Corporation
- 36 years in core Public Sectors and 8 years in the Private Sector
- Serving President of Best and Crompton Engineering Projects
Joint Managing Director
My HP Laserjet adventure
I own a 5-year-old HP laserjet 1020 monochrome printer
that uses 12A black toner cartridges
yesterday, I was printing on Avery shipping labels
what I do is peel one label off the sheet and stick it in precise
position on another used sheet in the same spot where another label used to be
these are 4x2 labels: I do this using homemade label templates
I made using MS Word with its custom margins and insert shapes features
I do this because I don't print a sheet of labels wholesale,