The printer aftermarket supplies industry has been shocked by the demise of Mr Nirmal Bhansali who recently passed away. Bhansali, who set up and ran HCR and former SPINK companies in New Delhi, was one of the first Indian remanufacturers to obtain STMC accreditation and was one who continuously to push the Indian aftermarket to achieve a higher level.
HCR Info Consumables with their H.O. in New Delhi was started in 1985 trading with spool and wide-width ribbon. Later they added refill packs, refill kits, toner powder, etc. Today, HCR is a reputed national level distributor, importer and manufacturer of imaging products in India.
Swapan Roy, Editor & Founder of Imaging Solution Magazine, said, “The Indian aftermarket is a sadder place without him and certainly the industry has lost a pioneer and leader of the Indian aftermarket imaging industry. I convey my heartfelt condolences to his family and dear ones. May his soul RIP and God give the courage and strength for his family to bear the loss.”