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The challenge of labelling medicine can be solved by an innovative on-pack solution

The strict guidelines and legal requirements regulating information displayed on products impact the pharmaceutical industry more than many others; therefore, labelling of medicines while adhering to these guidelines can be challenging...

Issued by Pyrotec 23 Feb 2015 13:52

2015 Wine Label Awards bring out the good, the bad and the gold

The inaugural Wine Label Design Awards 2015, sponsored by self-adhesive label supplier Rotolabel and hosted by, have been awarded...

19 Feb 2015 14:42

Message in the bottle, don't get short-changed on returns

Consumers around the country are being short-changed by certain shop owners when collecting their deposits for the 200ml, 300ml, 500ml returnable glass bottles and 1.5 litre returnable plastic bottles...

13 Feb 2015 12:31

The packaging problem

It's pretty difficult to read my pieces and not notice that I'm an activist at heart... I was born a rebel without a cause actually, and have simply found causes to champion along the way...

By Chemory Gunko 12 Feb 2015 07:06

Dressed for success

With the festive season having come and gone, many manufacturers, retailers and young entrepreneurs are still probably pondering how they could have sold more of their goods to the savvy Christmas-consumer...

By Paul Muscat and Dean Bellingan 10 Feb 2015 09:13

Trends in packaging for 2015

In today's cutthroat purchase environment, your product packaging has more impact on your bottom line than ever before. Are you ready to stand out in 2015? Here are three tips from Pyrotec PackMedia...

Issued by Pyrotec 4 Feb 2015 14:25

Pyrotec's end-of-line integration makes production lines more efficient

The ability to reduce costs in the production line, having efficient machinery, eliminating human error and seamless integration of software, provides companies with the competitive advantage...

Issued by Pyrotec 22 Jan 2015 12:54

Flexible packaging demand doubling in emerging markets

In a new study, PCI Films Consulting analysed 15 emerging flexible packaging markets, which currently account for over 20% of global demand...

15 Jan 2015 14:40

Makhro Home & Garden

With strong consumer demand for their agrochemical products and fertilisers, Makhro Home & Garden needed a neat and presentable labelling solution with enough space to communicate all of the mandatory information...

Issued by Pyrotec 14 Jan 2015 12:00

New look for Original Windhoek Draught

New look shared with fans in #PureBeerOClock campaign...

17 Dec 2014 07:39

Sappi in pilot project to make low-cost 'wonder material'

Sappi and Edinburgh Napier University have developed a lower-cost, commercially viable way to make potential "wonder material" nanocellulose...

11 Dec 2014 08:00

New bottle design for KWV's Wild Africa Cream

KWV's Wild Africa Cream has a new #EleganceUntamed themed look. The customised, more elongated bottle shape provides elegant standout within the category...

10 Dec 2014 10:31

Gender stereotyping starts in the toy aisles

Could the reason why worryingly few women graduate in the fields of science, technology, engineering and maths be found in the toy aisles?

8 Dec 2014 14:40

Pyrotec PackMark ensures increased production uptime through their unique product offering

Pyrotec PackMark, a leading product identification solutions provider, offers service contracts and hiring of equipment to their clients to assist with labelling, coding and printing needs for production lines...

Issued by Pyrotec 26 Nov 2014 13:37

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