Graphics Films With Antimicrobial Technology Provide Additional Protection

Shaun Holdom, Global Product Manager, Drytac, explains how new products with antimicrobial technology can help protect surfaces from bacteria, fungi and mould in-between cleaning. Keeping surfaces clean has never been more important. Doors, keypads, counters, tables – anywhere that people touch ­– must be cleaned regularly. Now there are some new products available that provide […]

2020-10-19T08:40:10+02:00Oct 15th, 2020|

Economic Impacts On The Print, DTG And Wide Format Industry

According to Chris de Beer, Africa Regional manager at Infosource, the recovery of the print, imaging and document industry is complex and long but encouraging. The initial economic impacts of the global pandemic are emerging and the production, direct-to-garment (DTG), and large and wide format sectors are among the many that have taken a hiding. Some […]

2020-10-19T08:40:24+02:00Oct 15th, 2020|

Understanding Workflow Problems In A Better Light

According to Solimar Systems, the power of an optimised workflow is the ability to take on more work, push that work through your production processes with minimal interruption or manual intervention, and deliver a quality product to your customers in the shortest time frame possible. The needs of any business changes over time and so […]

2020-10-12T08:17:35+02:00Oct 11th, 2020|

Make Your Voice Heard On Industry Training Needs And Occupational Qualifications

The free Qualification Scoping webinar is an opportunity for industry stakeholders to have their voices heard regarding the training needs of the various sectors of the industry and, in particular, what jobs need to be developed and recognised as occupational qualifications. Companies in the printing, packaging, signage and visual communications industry who are passionate about training and […]

2020-10-08T11:43:41+02:00Oct 7th, 2020|

Trends And Factors Impacting The Use Of 3D Printing

Findings from MakerBot’s new 3D Printing Trends Report signal mounting confidence in 3D printing’s ability to transform business operations. MakerBot’s report includes over 1200 responses from professionals across multiple industries, including aerospace, industrial goods, military and defence, medical, and automotive. Key findings in the report reveal that nearly three quarters (74%) of respondents are planning to invest in […]

2020-10-05T13:45:54+02:00Oct 2nd, 2020|

Grow Your Print Business Offering With Promotional Products

Join the Sign Africa LIVE session featuring Uprint Digital Direct for an interactive Q&A session and live demonstrations on the ultimate solution to brand from home: the A4 CMYW Uprint printer. The printer offers an all in one printing solution without the need for multi-press machines, such as a pen press, mug press, plate press or cap […]

2020-09-21T08:33:28+02:00Sep 18th, 2020|

Multi-Purpose Graphics Are Not Always Suitable For All Jobs

A multi-purpose graphics film could seem like a good deal, but you may end up spending more money and time than you bargained for. Jerry Hill from Drytac explains why. The term ‘multi-purpose’ sounds great. One product for different applications, helping your business keep costs low and stock keeping units (SKU) simple – what’s not […]

2020-09-21T08:33:46+02:00Sep 18th, 2020|

Five Benefits Of A Heat Calender

Heat sensitive inks printed dye sublimation transfer paper turn into gas under the influence of heat and are transferred on the fabric by a heat calender (oil heated). The inks are in this way fixed on the fibres of the fabric. Most performance fabrics today are polyesters, and to maintain the fabric’s integrity, the dye-sublimation […]

2020-09-21T08:33:58+02:00Sep 18th, 2020|

Read The Latest Online And Interactive Sign Africa Journal

Read the newest edition of Sign Africa Journal, which brings you updates on the latest industry news. The magazine features exclusive product specials and informative features. Front cover story  The front cover story focuses on Amrod, which has invested in two HP S1000 printers as well as a Zünd G3 XL-3200 from Midcomp. The new technology will greatly […]

2020-09-14T11:52:34+02:00Sep 11th, 2020|

Learn How To Expand Your Business With Promotional Product Branding

Meet the experts to assist you with the ultimate all in one print solution to grow your print business offering and add value to your business. Join the Sign Africa LIVE session featuring Uprint Digital Direct for an interactive Q&A session and live demonstrations on the ultimate solution to brand from home: the A4 CMYW Uprint […]

2020-09-14T11:52:44+02:00Sep 10th, 2020|