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Africa Print Launches LIVE Platform For The Latest Digital Industry Trends And Content

Keeping up with the global trend of being agile and maximising online technologies, Africa Print’s new LIVE online platform will allow audiences to experience product launches, webinars, events and video tutorials from the comfort of their personal spaces. The LIVE Platform will feature interactive content across different online platforms (Webinars, YouTube, Twitch, Facebook Live and […]

2020-06-01T08:13:02+02:00May 27th, 2020|

Perceptions Of Flexographic Printing Are Changing

Laurel Brunner of the Verdigris Projects says that thanks to advances in materials and imaging, flexography has also become increasingly sustainable over the years. Flexography is often considered a sort of industrialised version of letterpress printing, and capable of producing only rudimentary quality. But that hasn’t been true for years. Flexographic printing has evolved considerably […]

2020-06-01T08:13:13+02:00May 27th, 2020|

Individualised Print Products Offer More Customer Value

According to Knud Wassermann, editor in chief Graphische Revue, to a great extent the future of commercial and publishing printing lies in ‘individualisation’. The data driving this is online and forms the basis for print 4.0. Profound changes in the media landscape had a significant impact on print for advertising and publishing. A large slice […]

2020-05-25T08:13:43+02:00May 19th, 2020|

Printing SA Announces Update To TERS Notice

Printing SA has updated the COVID-19 Temporary Employer Relief Scheme (TERS) notice from the Department of Labour with new information. Read the updated document and annexure document below: STEP-BY-STEP-GUIDE-TO-COMPLETE-TERS-ONLINE-APPLICATION-05052020-V2-EVZ Annexure-B-National_Disaster_Payment-Excel_Template PRINTING SA +27112871160 info@printingsa.org http://www.printingsa.org

2020-05-18T08:12:31+02:00May 13th, 2020|

Digital Transformation During Covid-19

According to Laurel Brunner of the Verdigris Project, working online has actually proved to be entirely possible for most of us. The rise in experience with online meetings advances what pundits call the digital transformation. For those of us completely immersed in printing technology history, this phrase generally means the shift from analogue to digital printing. […]

2020-05-18T08:12:39+02:00May 13th, 2020|

It’s Important To Take Your Print Business Online

According to Taopix, over the last few weeks, they have seen online orders reach numbers that are equal (and in some cases exceed) black Friday sales. How is this possible when the world is at a near standstill? The simple answer is that consumers have time. In this digital era, taking a photo is as […]

2020-05-11T08:18:04+02:00May 6th, 2020|

Sustainability And Data Management Are Driving Digital Printing Adoption

According to Alvise Cavallari, head of Nestlé’s corporate digital printing programme, as well as other related activities, the centuries-old ‘analogue’ printing industry is reinventing itself ‘digitally’ in such a short time: it has only taken about twenty years for digital printing to enter every sector of printing per se. It is fast getting real even […]

2020-05-11T08:18:17+02:00May 6th, 2020|

What The Circular Economy Means For Printing Companies

Laurel Brunner from The Verdigris Project says industries should be reusing, reducing and recycling as much as possible and should follow the four building blocks of a Circular Economy.  We hear a lot about the Circular Economy, most of it quite confusing for printing companies and print buyers. However, we recently came across a comprehensive […]

2020-05-04T08:29:34+02:00Apr 29th, 2020|

Printing And Signage Industry CEO’s Share Future Trends And How Businesses Can Navigate COVID-19

CEO’s from both the printing and signage industries shared ideas on how to navigate your businesses during and after these uncertain times in a webinar hosted by Sign Africa on 21 April. They shared best business practices, ideas on innovation, opportunities, changes; industry trends and much more. The webinar was moderated by Dyelan Copeland, Publisher […]

2020-04-27T13:56:56+02:00Apr 22nd, 2020|

Facts About Forestry, Recycling And Greenwashing Claims

According to Samantha Choles, Paper Manufacturers Association of South Africa, we need to get the facts straight about paper and recycling and cut the greenwash. I recently drew cash at an ATM and was greeted with an on-screen message: ‘If everyone said no to a receipt just for one month, we would save 45 trees.’ […]

2020-04-27T13:57:11+02:00Apr 20th, 2020|