What Is The State Of The Signage And Printing Industry In 2021?

Don’t miss out on our webinar where you can get first-hand insight into current trends in the signage and printing industry. The webinar – being hosted on 15 April 2021 – is proudly sponsored by: Falcon, Fujifilm, Midcomp and Roland. These industry suppliers will give their views on industry trends, supplier issues and more. These include: – Which industry sectors experienced [...]

2021-04-09T16:57:16+02:00Apr 9th, 2021|

Key Tips For Laser Machine Maintenance

According to GCC, if you examine your laser engraving/cutting machine only when it has started malfunctioning, you will lose valuable time and effort that is spent trying to troubleshoot and fix the problem. Therefore, it is always a good idea to regularly follow the maintenance manuals and make sure you use quality machine parts. Here are some basic maintenance [...]

2021-04-06T08:49:06+02:00Apr 6th, 2021|

Printing SA Celebrates 110 Years Of Representing The Industry And Announces Six New Member Benefits

Printing SA celebrated its 110th anniversary with a webinar that took place on 18 March, where the federation also announced its new member benefits. One of these new benefits is signage, print, packaging and visual communications medical cover. Agility and Health Squared have partnered with Printing SA to bring you a one of a kind medical offering for you [...]

2021-03-29T08:16:25+02:00Mar 29th, 2021|

Sign Africa Expo Organisers Announce New Date For Gauteng Regional Expo

Sign Africa expo organisers Practical Publishing have announced a new date for the Gauteng regional signage and printing event. The expo is designed to re-energise the industry and inspire business owners with fresh ideas and cutting-edge technology. The event will comply with current Covid-19 regulations to keep visitors and exhibitors safe. Date: 21-23 April, 2021. Time: 8am-5pm daily. Venue: [...]

2021-03-23T08:43:32+02:00Mar 23rd, 2021|

Free Webinar: How Can Printing SA’s New Member Benefits Help Your Signage Business Succeed?

Printing SA is celebrating 110 years representing the industry as well as the introduction of six new member benefits and services, which will add value to members in the signage and printing industry. These benefits and more will be unpacked in an interactive webinar taking place on 18 March.  The new Printing SA benefits include: 1. Print, packaging, signage [...]

2021-03-05T18:20:12+02:00Mar 5th, 2021|

Canon Insight Report Reveals Changing Demands Of Print Buyers

Canon Europe has launched the results of its latest Insight Report, ‘Creating Customer Value’, which revealed the changing demands of the print buyer and the untapped opportunities for print service providers (PSPs) and in-house print rooms. The research uncovered that fewer than 20% are fulfilling the needs of their customers. At a time when brands are under more pressure [...]

2021-02-22T08:51:54+02:00Feb 22nd, 2021|

Digitally Printed Surface Decoration Is A Differentiator

According to Ron Gilboa, writing for drupa, for many years a range of industries have been using a variety of printing technologies to create decorative surfaces. From screen, offset and gravure printing, all have been used to create functional and decorative surfaces. In the past decade, we have seen the rise in digital printing. Inkjet printing innovations in material [...]

2021-02-15T09:11:56+02:00Feb 15th, 2021|

Sign Africa Announces New 2021 Signage And Printing Expo Dates

Sign Africa expo organisers Practical Publishing have announced a revised 2021 calendar, with the popular regional signage and printing events to be hosted in Gauteng, Western Cape and Durban. The events are designed to re-energise the industry, and inspire business owners with fresh ideas and cutting-edge technology. All events will comply with strict Covid-19 regulations to keep visitors and [...]

2021-02-09T13:41:08+02:00Feb 9th, 2021|

Free Webinar: Prioritising Wellbeing In The Signage And Visual Communications Industry

Printing SA, in partnership with Health Squared and Agility, are proud to host you at our free webinar that will be addressing how to prioritise overall health and wellbeing in the printing, signage, packaging and visual communications sectors. During the session, you can engage with the experts on how to maximise your most valuable asset amidst a crisis: your staff. What [...]

2021-02-09T13:36:20+02:00Feb 9th, 2021|

Printing SA Announces Updates On Employment Equity Amendment Bill And More

Printing SA has updated its members with the Employment Equity Amendment Bill, Two Sides global anti-greenwash campaign, a tariff increase on thermal paper rolls and more. Employment Equity Ammendment Bill – updated 26 January 2021 A Bill is not law, but proposed legislation, so at present it is not enforceable. The description of the Bill: to amend the Employment Equity [...]

2021-02-08T08:35:38+02:00Feb 8th, 2021|