The latest edition of Sign Africa Journal is online. The front cover story focuses on Altron Bytes Document Solutions (BDS), which will distribute Mutoh’s leading wide format digital printers in sub-Saharan Africa. This follows a partnership between Altron BDS and Mutoh distributor Mips Technologies. The companies’ combined expertise will expand the Mutoh brand even further in the region.

Other features:

Successfully Applying Wall Graphics Requires A Proper Site Survey

Wall graphics can all too often go wrong and sometimes very badly. This is due to the minefield that is different types of paint (particularly interior paints) and their compatibility with wall graphics products.

The Transformative Effects Of Printable Wall Coverings

Whether in private homes or large scale commercial projects, a personalised interior design has never been in such high demand as it is today.

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

There are advantages to both screen printing and heat transfer printing. To select the most appropriate technique, it’s important to have a thorough understanding of both.

Key Differences Between Laser Cutting And Knife Cutting

Both laser and knife cutting should be regarded as complementary actions. If we break this thought down, we can state certain materials can only be cut by knives, and others by laser technology.

The Importance Of Versatility For Print Service Providers

The shift toward soft signage is only one aspect of the expanding printed materials market.

Dye Sublimation As An Additional Revenue Stream For Large Format Print Shops

Dye sublimation printing, traditionally the preserve of specialist printers producing textiles, T-shirts and novelty items, is a process that uses inks that are vapourised during transfer to the final substrate.

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.

Edible Inks Provide Multiple Opportunties

Digital inkjet technology will continue to grow and develop for food applications – and we’ll increasingly see its use reaching beyond corporate and promotional events, to everyday use for both large and small brands.

A Tempting 2020 For 3D Printing

It seems like only yesterday that we were all talking about this new and revolutionary printing method, which could print any 3D model made in 3D software.

Five Great Things About Quality Service

Why is loyalty so important? According to global management consulting firm, Bain and Co., repeat customers spend 67% more than new customers.

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