Biz Takeouts

Tune into Biz Takeouts Radio Show on 2oceansvibe Radio today at 9am with show host Warren Harding (@BizWazza) as he chats to Fred Roed (@Fred_Roed), CEO of World Wide Creative and Head of the IAB agency council, about the Bookmarks Awards 2016(@TheBookmarks), and Alan Campbell, Brand Manager at Premier Hotels (@premier_hotels), about the hospitality industry.

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Get your product noticed in the busy festive season with Pyrotec PackMedia's Do-It Hang Tabs and Display Strips

As we draw closer to the end of the year and enter the festive season, many consumers are hitting the shops and if your product is the one lying flat and at the bottom of the shelf, don't expect many sales...

Issued by Pyrotec 23 Nov 2015 11:37

Nampak sees decline in full-year earnings

Packaging group Nampak on Thursday said it expected its full-year earnings to show a decline as a result of "legacy" operating challenges...

13 Nov 2015 08:00

Mondi and Sappi repackage and redesign themselves

Mondi Group will buy 95% of South Korean flexible packaging company KSP and related interests, expanding its global packaging business, the international packaging and paper manufacturer said on Monday...

By Mark Allix 5 Nov 2015 07:45

Packaging withstands the test of time

The marketing world is awash with new techniques for crowdsourcing, connecting and socially interacting with products, brands and people. However, while it seems that most things have gone digital, packaging has firmly withstood the test of time...

Issued by Pyrotec 3 Nov 2015 15:12

Packaging shares: Buy in bulk, perhaps

Can investors wrap up attractive longer-term returns from Bowler Metcalf (Bowcalf) and Astrapak, two of the JSE's smaller packaging companies?

By Marc Hasenfuss 2 Nov 2015 08:00

Tetra Pak takes five print excellence awards

Tetra Pak Southern Africa recently won five awards in the FTASA Flexographic Print Excellence Awards 2015, including two Gold, two Silver, and one Bronze...

29 Oct 2015 09:50

Nutrition Week initiative successful

Tetra Pak's support of National Nutrition Week 2015 was a successful public-private collaboration between the Department of Basic Education, Clover and Tetra Pak, in which nearly 10,000 learners, their teachers, school employees, and food handlers benefitted...

21 Oct 2015 10:25

Do-It Hang Tabs and Display Strips: A guide to retail sales emergencies

Pyrotec PackMedia's Do-It Hang Tabs and Display Strips provide just the right response to in-store emergencies such as a decrease in sales of a product or ineffective promotions...

Issued by Pyrotec 20 Oct 2015 12:33

Nampak: pessimism overdone

It takes just a hint of bad news to send a highly rated company's shares sliding. It is a reality that has seen Nampak's rating slump over 40% from a 20-year high in late 2014...

19 Oct 2015 11:24

Mondi Q3 underlying operating profit surges 27%

Packaging and paper group Mondi said on Thursday its underlying operating profit surged 27% to EUR221 million in the third quarter...

9 Oct 2015 09:45

Bowcalf and Astrapak reap rewards

CAPE TOWN - Two of the JSE's specialist packaging companies - Bowler Metcalf (Bowcalf) and Astrapak - appear to be firmly on the comeback trail...

2 Oct 2015 08:30

Simplifying the cost of complexity in manufacturing

I attended a great session recently on the cost of complexity in manufacturing, hosted by GIBBS and presented by Andre de Ruyter, the CEO of Nampak...

By Nadia Rawjee 1 Oct 2015 12:10

GZ Industries and Golden Era Group announce joint venture

GZ Industries (GZI), the West African producer of aluminium beverage cans, and Golden Era Group, the South African independent packaging company, have announced a R1-billion joint venture, called Gayatri GZI Beverage Cans...

1 Oct 2015 09:40

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