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Sign Africa Bloemfontein Expo Hailed A Success

The successful Sign Africa Bloemfontein expo, held on 12 February at Ilanga Estate, attracted 422 visitors from around the Free State, Lesotho and the Northern Cape, including Kimberley, Ladybrand, Welkom, Bethlehem, Maseru, Harrismith and Virginia, to name a few. Visitors were inspired by the latest technologies and trends in wide format digital printing, T-shirt printing, […]

2020-02-17T09:27:45+02:00Feb 14th, 2020|

Speed Wrap Winner Crowned At Sign Africa Bloemfontein Expo

Enoch Africa from SignRite was announced as the winner of the Bloemfontein Roland Speed Wrap Challenge, held on 12 February at Ilanga Estate. He won R3500. Gerrie Venter from SignRite was placed second, winning R1750, and Werner Jansen from Hegmo Hla Nu came third, winning R1000. Contestants had to race against the clock to wrap a […]

2020-02-17T09:28:01+02:00Feb 13th, 2020|

The Imprint Act – What Printers Need To Know

Increasingly, Printing SA members’ customers protest against the use of imprints, claiming them to be ‘free advertising’. Printing SA contacted the State Attorney for his interpretation of the Imprint Act 43/1993 and received some interesting advice. A brief reminder – the Imprint Act requires that any printer of printed matter affixes a legible notice containing […]

2020-02-17T09:28:12+02:00Feb 12th, 2020|

JG Electronics Showcasing Sublimation Printing Solutions At Sign Africa Bloemfontein Expo

JG Electronics will exhibit its sublimation printing products at the upcoming Sign Africa Bloemfontein expo on 12 February at Ilanga Estate. Visitors at the show can the see following solutions on display: • Sawgrass sublimation printer. • Sawgrass HD sublimation inks. • Sawgrass Print Manager software. • Silhouette Cameo vinyl cutter. Visitors will also learn […]

2020-02-10T09:00:05+02:00Feb 7th, 2020|

How Self-Driving Cars Will Impact Digital Signage

According to BrightSign CEO Jeff Hastings, digital signage is already making inroads in the automotive space. You’ve probably seen various displays mounted on top of (or smaller displays mounted inside) taxis and ride share vehicles. These solutions are mostly DOOH-oriented and show some real promise. But these solutions are primarily focused on either short-term passengers or […]

2020-02-10T09:00:32+02:00Feb 6th, 2020|

Silk Screen Printing Vs. Heat Transfer Printing – Which Is More Efficient?

David Lee from Focus Label Machinery discusses the advantages of silk screen printing versus heat transfer printing. To select the most appropriate technique, it’s important to have a thorough understanding of both. What is silk screen printing? For decades, silk screen printing has been the first-choice method for creating printed apparel, but it can also be […]

2020-02-10T09:00:55+02:00Feb 6th, 2020|

South Africa Being Represented In World Wrap Masters Europe

Up to 32 competitors will be competing in the FESPA World Wrap Masters Europe, the last qualifying event in a series of competitions held across the world. Joey-Lee Erasmus, who won the 2019 Roland Speed Wrap Challenge at the Sign Africa and FESPA Africa expos in Johannesburg, will compete in the competition.  Over the course […]

2020-02-03T09:29:18+02:00Jan 31st, 2020|

Your Customer’s Brand Deserves Its Own Unique Colours

Dan Antonelli, writing for SignCraft Magazine, says that whenever he’s designing a new brand for a client, he’s always talking to them about the importance of owning their brand colours. I guess that in theory every company owns their brand colours, but the real question is: are they the sole owners of their brand colours? […]

2020-02-03T09:29:36+02:00Jan 31st, 2020|

Learn How Printing SA Can Assist With Training And Consulting At The Sign Africa Bloemfontein Expo

Printing SA will be hosting a members forum on its stand at the Sign Africa Bloemfontein Expo, taking place on 12 February at Ilanga Estate. The forum is free and non-members are welcome to attend and sign up as members. Learn more about how Printing SA can assist with: • Industry level representation. • Business development […]

2020-02-03T09:29:45+02:00Jan 30th, 2020|

GSW Distributor Showcasing Printing And Cutting Solutions At Sign Africa Expo

Veri Media, Graphix Supply World and Mimaki’s certified distributor in Bloemfontein, will exhibit various Mimaki solutions at the upcoming Sign Africa Bloemfontein Expo, being held at Ilanga Estate on 12 February. UCJV300-160 Four-layer printing – for example, colour, black, white and colour – is available on the UCJV300-160 model and offers an enhanced print capability […]

2020-02-03T09:29:53+02:00Jan 30th, 2020|