Promoted by A Veeraswami and V S Krishnamurthy, Sharpscan and Prints was incorporated in Nov.'94. One of the promoter V S Krishnamurthy, has more than 50 years experience in printing technology. The company set up a printing and publishing unit at Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. The project was part financed through a public issue in Mar.'96. The company is engaged in printing of all kinds of materials including books, periodicals, magazines, packaging materials, advertisement materials, public issue stationery, etc, through offset, web offset and other modes of printing machines. It is also engaged in the process of phototypesetting, composing, desktop publishing and all kinds of printing. During 1996-97, it has proposed to setup an ultra modern 5-colour printing unit with the state of art printing technology from Heidelberg, Germany. The erection and working of the imported machine was completed by March' 2000 which enabled the company to complete the project in all respects.