Company History

Company History

1986

  • Bilakhia Brothers set up Hindustan Inks & Resins to manufacture liquid inks at Vapi,
    Gujarat, India.

1992

  • Company goes public.

1994

  • Second plant commissioned at Daman.
  • Diversification into offset, screen and metal decoration inks.
  • Marketing operations expanded to cover whole of India.

1998

  • SAP/R3 ERP system implemented across functions.
  • One of the few printing ink companies in the world to manufacture ink based
    on flush technology.

1999

  • Hindustan Inks becomes the market leader in India.
  • New R&D centre set up at Daman.

2000

  • Another ink plant at Silvassa.
  • New plant to manufacture Alkali Blue Pigment set up in Vapi.
  • Company goes global with a fully owned subsidiary in the USA.

2001

  • Built a unique single stream completely integrated plant for manufacturing
    Pigments, Flushes, Resins, Varnishes & Inks at Vapi.

2002

  • Hindustan Inks starts global marketing activity.

2004

  • Name changed to Micro Inks Limited.

2005

  • Micro Inks becomes part of the hubergroup, Germany.

2007

  • Offset Inks based on new !NKREDIBLE technology launched worldwide.

2010

  • Micro Inks delisted from stock exchanges in India.

2015

  • Company named changes to Hubergroup India Pvt. Ltd.