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Two years of non-stop production

Engineered to save customers time and improve efficiency, the 9028 inkjet printer from Markem-Imaje, locally represented by Pyrotec PackMark, features an M6' ink circuit that is designed to be changed by machine operators in less than six minutes...

Issued by Pyrotec 26 Apr 2016

Marketing to Millennials

Millennials or Gen Yers - those born between the early 1980s to the early 2000s - are an important generation for marketers and brand owners to get to grips with...

Issued by Pyrotec 25 Apr 2016

No Africa plans at Astrapak

Astrapak, a manufacturer of plastic packaging material, has no immediate plans to enter other African economies, despite tough operating conditions in SA...

By Fifi Peters 21 Apr 2016

Fix-a-Form case study: Paramount Home Entertainment

In a 'Movie Feast' campaign targeted at DVD viewers only, Paramount Pictures in the UK chose to attach discount vouchers for popular food and drinks to their DVD cases...

Issued by Pyrotec 20 Apr 2016

Make your product retail ready

PackMedia, the on-pack solutions brand from Pyrotec, offers a range of Do-It Hang Tabs and Display Strips that will satisfy almost every merchandising need...

Issued by Pyrotec 12 Apr 2016

Making grey clouds rain in favour of your business

Contrary to popular belief, there is light at the end of the tunnel - and no, this isn't the approaching train set to be derailed by yet another economic meltdown. Instead, as firm believers that every crisis can be turned into an opportunity, Uzenzele Holdings sat down with leading analysts to find the silver lining...

By Nadia Rawjee, Issued by Uzenzele Holdings 11 Apr 2016

Expand your branding options with ElastiTag

Have you reached the point where your packaging needs a pick-me-up? Perhaps you're keen to draw shoppers' attention to a specific product benefit or highlight a key ingredient?...

Issued by Pyrotec 5 Apr 2016

Innovation needed in packaging industry

Although the packaging industries in developing markets are faring better than those in advanced and highly developed countries, such as the US and the UK, there are numerous challenges to be faced during 2016, which will probably see global growth nudging higher, a cooling Chinese economy having an impact on Africa and subdued world trade...

30 Mar 2016

Kudos for Nampak over update transparency

Shareholder activist Chris Logan has praised packaging group Nampak for being more transparent over the currency risks it faces in Nigeria and Angola, as well as more circumspect regarding further investments in those countries.

By Alistair Anderson 17 Mar 2016

Merchandising solutions

Do-It hang tabs and merchandising display strips are plastic self-adhesive hangers that allow products to be displayed vertically and face-forward to increase your product's brand awareness and maximise your merchandising display options...

Issued by Pyrotec 14 Mar 2016

Consumption decline saps paper producers

Moody's outlook for the global paper and forest products industry is "stable", reflecting its expectation that operating income growth of the 46 paper companies it rates globally will be flat to modest over the next 12 to 18 months...

By Mark Allix 11 Mar 2016

Pyrotec's 50 years of experience, trust and innovation

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Pyrotec, a privately owned and managed business that was established in 1966 and continues to offer products and services founded on a dedication to quality, operational reliability and service excellence...

Issued by Pyrotec 10 Mar 2016

Plain packaging for sugar may prove unhealthy

Sugar has officially descended into the realm of "sin", with the penalty of a tax that will be introduced from April 1 next year...

By Gerald Bourne 3 Mar 2016

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