The DataLase Case Coding Solution is a method of applying variable information onto corrugated boxes

The DataLase Case Coding Solution is a method of applying variable information onto corrugated boxes, including shipping information, barcodes, date and lot codes and sequential batch numbers. It combines laser technology with color change pigments to create high resolution, high contrast print...

L-R: Floors Coetzee of Sabre Equipment, Johan Struwig of Namibia Plastics and Sascha Skora of Reifenhäuser

The journey began around a New Year’s Eve barbeque fire in 2010, when Wernich Meyer mentioned to his friend Johan Struwig that his South African company required a packaging film distributor in Namibia. Struwig, looking for a meaningful change from his financial services management job, decided...

MCC creates sparkle for South African drink company

Multi-Color in Boksburg (Johannesburg), South Africa, worked with Distell’s Bernini range on 275ml before transferring the technology to 440ml. The defining edge on the 440ml range was the neck foil label, manufactured at MCC’s plant in Hann Münden, Germany which is a hallmark of many premium...

Screen Europe signs distribution agreement with South African Thunderbolt Solutions
The agreement encompasses the distribution of Screen’s flagship Truepress Jet520HD high-definition inkjet web press, which Screen recently announced has shipped over 100 units.
 
‘Screen is a well-known and highly regarded company within the industry, particularly...
Label Pack installs an Edale Fl3 flexo press

The new FL3 is the 430mm wide option and includes six print stations. It features Edale’s latest EZ Reg technology, which automatic registers set-up and continuously monitors X and Y directions.

‘After a lot of research, Edale was the obvious choice. In terms of technology the FL3 is the...

Tropic Plastic & Packaging buys third F2 MB in the last two years

The Comexi F2 MB press is an advanced machine designed to satisfy the print needs of medium runs in the flexible packaging sector of the retail and wholesale channels. This flexographic press shares the patented FLEXOEfficiency concepts of ergonomics and accessibility, as well as the level of...

Reckitt Benckiser announces Laxman Narasimhan as new Group CEO

Narasimhan will join the company as CEO-designate and be appointed to the Board as an executive director effective July 16, 2019. He will become Group CEO with effect from September 1, 2019.

Narasimhan joins RB from PepsiCo where he is currently the global chief commercial officer...

Flying Fish is a flavored beer, the first of its kind in South Africa. The brand is aimed at a youthful and trendy audience the brand appeals to those looking to try something different. Their hashtag #addsomeflavour applies not only to the brew but also to their whole brand philosophy of making life a bit more interesting. The Flying Fish brand team wanted to carry this through to their packaging and were looking for something new to enhance the existing pack. Printed at the MCC facility in Johannesburg, t

Flying Fish is a flavored beer, the first of its kind in South Africa. The brand is aimed at a youthful and trendy audience the brand appeals to those looking to try something different.

Their hashtag #addsomeflavour applies not only to the brew but also to their whole brand philosophy of...

Mark Andy’s local partner, SArepco’s Paul Bouwer (right), presented KB Labels’ Bill Jordaan and Robert du Preez with a gold medal for the Nando’s Lemon & Herb PS label

For instance, one multiple award winner was First Impression Labels (FIL), whose Mark Andy P7 press contributed greatly to the company’s success in garnering gold and silver for shrink labels for Absolut Vodka Khuli Chana and Go Nutz Gourmet Almond & Whey protein, as well as gold for the...

Introduced las year, RX500e is a full-color, on-demand RFID built-in label and tag printer

Introduced las year, RX500e is a full-color, on-demand RFID built-in label and tag printer. Labels are printed, encoded and verified in a single pass. Finished labels are then cut with the...

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