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The GAPP Awards 2018 Celebrating the Pinnacle of Excellence

2018-10-18
  On 12 October, The Printing, Packaging and Signage Industry came together at a glittering function held at the Centre Court at Emperors Palace to celebrate print quality in all sectors of the industry. Winners were presented with custom-designed and handcrafted Gold, Silver and Bronze tr
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X-Rite Partners with DigitalView to Launch ‘How to Print the eXpected’ Training in South Africa

2018-05-08
X-Rite Incorporated has partnered with its South African distributor, DigitalView, to deliver a series of colour workshops entitled, ‘How to Print the eXpected’. The workshops are designed for print and packaging professionals seeking to build their knowledge of colour management through
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ARE YOU READY FOR THE GAPP AWARDS 2018?

2018-03-20
Calling for entries and qualified judges for The GAPP Awards 2018. Now is the time to stand out from the crowd and to Celebrate the Pinnacle of Excellence. The time is fast-approaching for The GAPP Awards 2018 – the largest and most comprehensive printing competition in the world. What does
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Surpassing 100 acquisitions, Barry-Wehmiller looks to the future

2018-02-20
As Barry-Wehmiller continues to grow, the private company has announced that it has surpassed 100 acquisitions. Winkler+Dünnebier GmbH — a division of Barry-Wehmiller and a leading provider of integrated system solutions for the mail and hygiene industries — acquired BICMA Hygiene T
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What Next? Six Trends for the Print Industry in 2018

2018-02-02
What Next? Six Trends for the Print Industry in 2018     Changing customer preferences, increased mobility, tightening regulation and technological change are reshaping the print industry. As such, 2017 was a year of mixed fortunes for global manufacturers. Market consolidation has
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The new definition of Resilience Zippy Labels – back from catastrophe

2017-11-15
The printing industry is a capital intensive one with many millions of Rands invested in equipment, consumables, stock and completed work. For most of us a catastrophe would be a machine seizing or a platesetter blowing a laser and requiring weeks of waiting and repairs to bring it back up to workin
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Packaging Innovations – How print can be used to enhance brand values and create a point of difference?

2017-10-17
  At ThePackHub, we track many packaging innovations that come to market. We cluster the packaging innovations into six trend areas – on the go; added functionality; packaging that pleases; made for me; disruptive packaging and sustainability. Print is an important medium to help creat
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The consumer trends driving flexible packaging demand

2017-06-08
Shifts in consumer lifestyles and the consequent demand for convenience products, are contributing to a growing use of flexible packaging, replacing traditional formats, such as glass jars and metal cans.   Smithers Pira’s latest report, ‘The Future of Flexible Packaging to 2022
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Printing SA awards prize to worthy winner

2017-05-18
Printing SA recently ran a competition via social media, offering one worthy recipient the opportunity to win a R23 000 digital programme course fully sponsored. Three finalists were selected from a large number of entries received. The finalists were then brought into Printing SA training offices
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Let’s talk print, paper and sustainable forestry

2017-03-23
  Paper is a product of wood; many are quick, therefore, to speculate that making paper destroys forests. One of the advantageous characteristics of paper, however, is that the raw material, the pulp, is renewable and recyclable. The paper and print industry, therefore, has an opportunity to
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