Grafica News - December 2009
Lovely’s wedding card business booming
Sivakasi needs no introduction. It’s the hub of 3 interconnected yet flourishing industries – Offset Printing, Fireworks, and Safety Matches. One such successful offset printing house, competing globally, is the 50-year old Lovely Offset Printers Pvt. Ltd which manufactures and supplies high quality Diaries, Calendars, Greeting cards and Wedding Invitations (under its own brand 'Lovely Cards')What a 'Lovely' beginning!
Originally set up by a printing visionary late C. Kadarkarai in 1961, with one mini offset machine and 6 employees, the printing firm has grown into a multi-million printing empire, employing around 600 plus people. Recently it has also deployed a semi automatic screen printing machine and the entire pre-press set up supplied by Grafica. The company employs about 20 people in its screen printing set up.
Star Export House & winner of CAPEXIL export award
The company is among the top printers in the country exporting products to several countries and providing total printing solutions with a growth of about 20%. It is a government accredited STAR export house and a winner of CAPEXIL export award for successive years.