How To Tackle Common Sublimation Issues

Coastal Business Supplies discusses 7 common sublimation issues, such as lack of vibrancy, image ghosting, blurry transfers, faded images, etc. and how to fix them.  Why aren’t my transfers coming out vibrant? There are a few reasons for this. First, make sure that you are printing on the correct side of your sublimation paper, which is […]

2019-10-07T08:30:11+02:00Sep 27th, 2019|

Printing SA Conference Delivers Insights About Future And Sustainability Of The Industry

The Printing SA Conference, held from 11-12 September alongside the Sign Africa and FESPA Africa Expo, was an opportunity for industry stakeholders to unpack the vital role that the industry plays and to debate the future of the industry in light of the ever changing landscape due to technological advancements taking place around the world. […]

2019-10-02T08:44:51+02:00Sep 26th, 2019|

Printing SA Celebrates Industry Excellence At Annual Dinner

Attendees enjoyed the energy and vibrance of the printing, packaging and signage industry at the Printing SA annual dinner, which took place on 12 September at Gallagher Grill. The event and conference were sponsored by main sponsors FP&M SETA and FESPA; Gold sponsor Novus Holdings; Silver sponsor Agility Health, Bronze sponsor Heidelberg and exhibition sponsors […]

2019-10-02T08:43:35+02:00Sep 19th, 2019|

Ultratec Exhibits Comprehensive Range Of Signage Equipment

Ultratec recently showcased a technologies suitable for the signage industry, including heat presses, printers and more at the recent Sign Africa and FESPA Africa expo, held at Gallagher Convention Centre from 11-13 September. Included were: – ORIC UV roll to roll printer, which applies to POS posters and outdoor advertisements. It features UV lamp control […]

2019-10-02T08:43:20+02:00Sep 19th, 2019|

CNC PME Showcases CO2 Laser And Fibre Cutters

CNC PME exhibited at the Sign Africa and FESPA Africa expo, where its CNC solutions, among others, were showcased at the recent Sign Africa and FESPA Africa expo, held at Gallagher Convention Centre from 11-13 September. The company’s machines have been widely used in the advertising industry, gift crafting, model building, electronics, CAD/CAM industrial mould […]

2019-10-02T08:42:09+02:00Sep 19th, 2019|

Exhibitors Report Quality Visitors And Millions In Sales At 2019 Sign Africa And FESPA Africa Expo

The Sign Africa and FESPA Africa Expo, held last week at Gallagher Convention Centre, attracted 5923 visitors in total, with 927 revisits. The event was sponsored by Platinum sponsor Roland. Visitors could take part in a range of educational features, including Screen printing with Charlie Taublieb, who has been in the screen printing industry since […]

2019-10-02T08:42:01+02:00Sep 17th, 2019|

Vic Bay Acquires First Kornit Storm HD 6 System In Africa

Vic Bay has taken the leadership position in the African market by acquiring the first Kornit Storm HD 6 system on the African continent. This is the third Kornit system in a successful three year partnership between Vic Bay, Rexx Screen & Digital Supplies and Kornit Digital. Mike Shiller, Owner/MD from Vic Bay in Johannesburg […]

2019-10-02T08:41:54+02:00Sep 17th, 2019|

Sign Africa Announces T-Shirt Design Competition Winner

Mzwakhe Booi was crowned the winner of the 2019 Sign Africa and FESPA Africa T-shirt Design Competition. Booi won a cash prize of R3500, runner-up Tanita de Lange won R1750 and the second runner-up, Deshmir Moodley, won R1000. Submitted designs had to comprise of the ‘An Explosion Of Possibilities’ theme and contestants had to post their designs on the […]

2019-10-02T08:40:55+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|

Visdom Demonstrates Thermo-Transfer Materials

Visdom highlighted T-shirt printing solutions at the recent Sign Africa and FESPA expo, held from 11-13 September at Gallagher Convention Centre. The company also showcased its thermo-transfer materials, which assist in the personalisation process of T-shirts. A heat press was also at the stand for demonstrations of the Italian products’ capabilities. The products are renowned […]

2019-10-02T08:34:49+02:00Sep 16th, 2019|

Calling All Creatives: Start A Design Riot With The Roland Design Competition

Roland needs your art for their latest design competition, where it will be used to create a positive and more upbeat society over the coming year. The design competition is open to any artist. Creatives have until midnight on 8 September to submit their designs.  The company is offering R50,000 for you to light your […]

2019-09-04T16:27:51+02:00Aug 30th, 2019|