Reasons To Switch To Digital Finishing Solutions

According to Frank Adegeest, Kongsberg VP Product Strategy and Business Process, historically, hand finishing was always seen as a sign of quality – and is still seen as such in many markets. But in today’s demanding, fast-paced world of sign, display and even packaging, demand means that the care and attention of hand finishing is not sustainable for a [...]

2021-08-01T16:15:57+02:00Aug 1st, 2021|

Advancements In Large Format 3D Printing Provide Major Opportunity For Print Businesses

Ira Somers, writing for Massivit 3D, discusses some of the business tactics that successful and innovative print shops are implementing to not only stay afloat, but to keep ahead of the pack. According to Tim Greene, IDC’s Research Director for large format printing, 3D printing, and digital signage markets, print shops are looking for ways […]

2019-11-25T10:58:23+02:00Nov 22nd, 2019|

14 Advantages Of Digital Signage

Digital signage consists of a display unit — this might be LED, LCD, plasma or any similar technology — and it is strategically placed for marketing purposes. Digital signage varies in shape and size; it can be as small as a tablet or as big as a billboard. Units can display static images, video or […]

2019-11-25T10:59:13+02:00Nov 15th, 2019|

Be Inspired By Possibilities In Signage And Print At The Sign Africa And FESPA Africa Expo

Be inspired and take your print business to the next level with the Sign Africa and FESPA Africa Expo, taking place from 11-13 September at Gallagher Convention Centre. The exhibition delivers a wide array of products and technologies which can help you find new and inspiring ideas to grow your business. The event is sponsored […]

2019-08-18T13:00:11+02:00Aug 16th, 2019|

3A Showcasing Sheet Material For Signage Applications At Sign Africa And FESPA Africa Expo

Sheet material supplier 3A Composites will showcase a variety of branded products for the direct-to-substrate digital printing, exhibition, shop and furniture design, signage as well as POS/POP applications markets, at the upcoming Sign Africa and FESPA Africa Expos, taking place from 11-13 September at Gallagher Convention Centre. These include: PERSPEX – acrylic sheet is a […]

2019-07-26T14:33:10+02:00Jul 26th, 2019|

Putting Print At The Heart Of The Brand Experience

James de Waal, head of Marketing Business Imaging Group, Canon South Africa breaks down the role of graphics in creating seamless brand experiences.  Over the last decade, retail brand owners have come to the growing realisation that traditional marketing is no longer enough to increase footfall to their stores and boost sales. Customers now expect […]

2019-06-24T09:29:21+02:00Jun 21st, 2019|

Signs Are One Of The Top Applications Produced By Wide Format Print Service Providers

James de Waal, head of marketing business imaging group, Canon South Africa, states that signs are one of the top applications being produced by wide format PSPs (1). POS/POP displays have also more recently been gaining traction, with 59% of businesses experiencing growth in this area (2). Over half of all printing businesses are also […]

2019-06-24T09:29:29+02:00Jun 21st, 2019|

Printacom Showcasing OKI Innovations At Sign Africa Cape Town Expo

South African OKI distributor Printacom will present a wide range of solutions covering signage and printing at the upcoming Sign Africa Cape Town Expo from 5-6 June, to be hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Solutions that will be displayed: OKI Pro7411 (with heat press and transfer samples) A professional A4 white toner […]

2019-04-23T16:19:40+02:00Apr 23rd, 2019|