Sage VIP is a leading supplier of payroll and HR management solutions in southern Africa.
Last year, over 130,000 Chinese travellers visited the country, a growth of over 50% on 2011. Numbers are expected to rise significantly after Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Jacob Zuma jointly declared 2014 the 'Year of South Africa' in China at this year's BRICS summit.
28 Nov 2013 10:34
PST Sensors, a Cape Town nanotechnology company started by two physicists David Britton and Margit Härting, has produced a printed temperature sensor that is at the heart of a thin-film sensor label.
20 Nov 2013 11:46
South Africa has legislative framework that dictates that the label on a product must match its contents. The first rule all food companies have to follow is to ensure the product name is descriptive and is a true reflection of the content of the food.
By Amanda Rogaly 7 Nov 2013 13:38
The Boschendal Classics range has new labels that tell the stories of people and places that are an integral part of its rich history, dating back to 1685. The range consists of Boschen Blanc, The Rose Garden Rosé (previously the Pavillion Shiraz Rosé), Rachel's Chenin Blanc, Blanc de Noir, Le Bouquet, Larone Shiraz Mourvèdre and Lanoy Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot.
29 Oct 2013 10:43
In recent years, South Africa has seen the popularity of leaflet-labels explode. So why the great demand? What makes this humble little device so special and how has it made our lives easier?
Issued by Pyrotec 28 Nov 2013 13:38
Directors at specialist packaging group Bowler Metcalf (Bowcalf) were urged to pursue share buy-backs and consider value unlocking options at the company's lively annual general meeting held on Wednesday (20 November).
By Marc Hasenfuss 21 Nov 2013 08:05
This year saw Pyrotec celebrate three decades as a Fix-a-Form licensee, and on Wednesday, 13 November, the privately-owned supplier of product identification solutions held an Open Day at its Headquarters in Capricorn Park, Muizenberg, in honour of the occasion.
Issued by Pyrotec 20 Nov 2013 13:24
Pulp and paper producer Mondi says its underlying profit has risen 25% for the September quarter‚ attributing the performance to contributions from acquisitions completed towards the end of last year.
By Mark Allix 8 Nov 2013 09:44
Manufactured exclusively by Pyrotec PackMedia in South Africa, Fix-a-Form is a leaflet-label that includes extensive information in the space of a standard label, making it particularly useful for pharmaceutical and agrochemical products that need to include copious amounts of information in a small area of space.
Issued by Pyrotec 23 Oct 2013 13:08
The three winners of the Food Science and Technology Category of the 2013 IPSA Student Gold Pack Awards were recently announced at an awards luncheon in Johannesburg.
Issued by Nampak 11 Oct 2013 14:11
As part of Arbour month this year, in conjunction with Food & Trees for Africa, Nampak Liquid Cartons sponsored over 100 trees for planting during the month of September.
Issued by Nampak 8 Oct 2013 10:54
South Africans will need to produce identification when buying medication containing codeine, Clicks said over the weekend.
7 Oct 2013 10:24
Packaging group Astrapak reported a 51.2% drop in headline earnings per share (HEPS) to 10.7c in the six months to August‚ from 21.7c in the same period a year ago.
30 Sep 2013 13:06
International pulp‚ packaging and paper group Mondi‚ which is the best-performing share on the JSE having risen 89% so far this year‚ will enter London's FTSE 100 index on 23 September.
By Fifi Peters and Mark Allix 17 Sep 2013 13:01
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