Printing SA Updates Packaging And Printing Industry On COVID-19 Effects

Printing SA has outlined guidelines to observe for both members and non-members during these times of economic crisis in the face of COVID-19. For the last two weeks, Printing SA has been in close communication with The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Labour, South African Typographical Union (SATU), South African Chamber of Commerce and […]

2020-03-30T09:02:36+02:00March 26th, 2020|

Africa Print Is Keeping You Connected During COVID-19

These are unprecedented times. COVID-19 is having a major impact on our way of life, with governments around the world introducing nationwide lockdowns. We want to start this message by saying that we hope you and your loved ones are all safe – your health and the health of those around you should be the […]

2020-03-30T09:02:43+02:00March 25th, 2020|

Sustainably Managed Forests Can Play Crucial Role In Managing Climate Crisis

According to the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 2018 Report, we have just 12 years to act if we are to keep temperature increases to below 1.5°C. Saturday 21 March marked the International Day of Forests and, while the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic means that initiatives to raise awareness are likely not to be […]

2020-03-30T09:02:51+02:00March 25th, 2020|

Africa Print COVID-19 Response 

It is crucial that events around the globe are cancelled or postponed to slow down the spread of COVID-19. Africa Print joins the following events that have taken these steps, including FESPA Madrid, DPES, Sign China, Dscoop, Sign and Digital UK and ISA Sign Expo, drupa and Visual Impact Expo to name a few. Despite […]

2020-03-19T09:38:09+02:00March 18th, 2020|

The Paper Converting Industry Is Becoming Increasingly Important To The Paper Sector

According to Pasaban, in order to understand the state of the global paper and cardboard converting industry, we ought to focus on and analyse the paper sector. Interestingly enough, the paper converting industry is becoming increasingly important to the paper sector. The significance of its activity lies in the flexibility and speed with which required […]

2020-03-30T09:03:11+02:00March 18th, 2020|

All-Steel Scoring Devices Aren’t Suitable For Creasing

Outsourcing creasing may not always be an option and sometimes the work that is not quoted to be pre-creased cracks anyway. Tech-ni-Fold researched why typical methods of scoring simply do not work. 1. It is made using a steel scoring blade and is too destructive when used for creasing single sheets The steel score that’s used […]

2020-03-30T09:03:20+02:00March 18th, 2020|

Quantifying The Printing Industry’s Carbon Footprint

The industry has been blessed with two life-threatening events: digital technology gave us electronic prepress and typesetting; and the internet wiped out whole sectors of publishing and production. Both events forced many businesses to the wall, albeit for different reasons, but the net result has been positive. We have seen huge innovations in production software […]

2020-03-30T09:03:38+02:00March 17th, 2020|

Exhibitors Report Quality Leads And Busy Stands At Africa Print Durban Expo

The successful Africa Durban expo, held from 11-12 March at the Durban ICC, attracted 1012 visitors, who were inspired by the latest technologies and trends in digital printing presses, screen printing, digital textile printing, ink, software, pad printing, paper and board, and digital label printing.   Exhibitors had positive feedback about the event: ‘The show […]

2020-03-16T10:01:19+02:00March 13th, 2020|

CMYK Industries Exhibits Entry-Level Label, Photo And Poster Printer

CMYK Industries showcased the iColor 200 at the Africa Print Durban expo, held at the Durban ICC from 11-12 March. Whether you work with wine, beer and spirits, water, soft drinks, food, home, personal care, pharma and healthcare, logistics or chemical products, the iColor 200 is specially designed to enable you to start printing your […]

2020-03-16T10:01:27+02:00March 12th, 2020|

Epson South Africa Showcases Versatile Label Printer At Africa Print Durban Expo

Epson South Africa showcased the ColorWorks C3500 (TM-C3500) label printer at the Africa Print Durban expo, held at the Durban ICC from 11-12 March. Users can easily customise and print their own colour labels. Whether it’s printing packaging labels with colourful logos and pictures, or tickets and ID cards with important barcodes and product information, […]

2020-03-16T10:01:36+02:00March 12th, 2020|
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