A leader in the South African commercial printing and manufacturing sector, Novus Holdings (JSE: NVS) has successfully obtained a Level Three Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) rating. Its score of 94,23 sees the printing company move up one notch from its previous Level Four status.
Members of the KwaZulu-Natal Chamber of Printing SA got dressed to the nines for the chamber’s year-end gala dinner hosted at the Southern Sun Elangeni in North Beach, Durban.
A survey of brands conducted by Opticom International Research found two paperboard varieties from Iggesund Paperboard (Iggesund) are perceived ‘the most valuable in Europe’.
Practical Publishing, the organiser of the Africa Print series of regional expos, has just revealed the line-up of its printing industry events for 2019. These will be hosted in Nelspruit, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town, Zimbabwe and Johannesburg.
Don’t miss the return of Africa’s packaging, food processing, plastics, printing and labelling exhibition. It will be taking place from 12 to 15 March at the Expo Centre in Nasrec, Johannesburg. Propak Africa represents a number of industries, which have come to count on the exhibition to showcase the latest innovations and technologies, sustainable packaging initiatives and cutting-edge machinery and equipment.
Siegwerk will exhibit its customised inkjet ink and service portfolio from 20 to 22 November at InPrint 2018 in Milan, Italy. Continue reading “Siegwerk to showcase portfolio at upcoming show”
Canon recently announced the launch of six new A4 black and white imageRUNNER ADVANCE devices. These are the iR ADV 525i, iR ADV 525iZ, iR ADV 615i, iR ADV 615iZ, iR ADV 715i, and iR ADV 715iZ.
As part of its new skills pool strategy, Printing SA is providing to its member companies talented individuals eager to take up career opportunities in the signage, printing and packaging industry.
Kodak has announced a revolutionary innovation with the release of its FLEXCEL NX Ultra Solution. This is the result of its continued R&D investment in flexo. The company has repeatedly produced progressive advancements in recent years. The FLEXCEL NX Ultra Solution enables an outstanding and proven print performance for which the plates have become well known, with solvent-free, VOC-free, water-based processing that can deliver a press-ready plate in less than an hour and sustain clean, consistent plates in a high-volume production environment. Enabled by new, innovative and patent pending KODAK Ultra Clean technology, the FLEXCEL NX Ultra Solution is the first aqueous solution providing consistent, high-performing flexo plates in a high volume, low maintenance environment.
The FESPA Africa 2018 and Sign Africa Expo held from 12 to 14 September at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand attracted 6494 visitors. This was an increase from the 2017 event for which there were 5839 attendees.