Pyrotec PackMark, a leading privately owned South African 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
In a recent article (The proof is in the omni-channel experience this festive season) Lynette Hundermark laments the fact "that most retailers are not leveraging the power of mobile phones to aid the consumer on their path to purchase." While this may be true in part, one reason why retailers don't all have a mobile, or even an omni-channel presence, may be because of the cost.
Issued by PriceCheck 26 Nov 2014 11:43
Customer Experience World returns to Johannesburg on 10 and 11 March 2015 for its fourth year. The event will build on its previous success, bringing the same mix of excellent speakers, interactive sessions and practical next steps on how organisations can improve the customer experience.
Issued by The Focus Group 24 Nov 2014 11:28
Summer is upon us and I for one am looking forward to chilling by the pool or heading out to the beach. Whilst my thoughts are firmly set on winding down, retailers and e-tailers, of course, are heading in the opposite direction.
The Durban branch of hygiene solutions provider Bidvest Steiner recently scooped a coveted PMR Diamond Arrow Award.
Issued by Bidvest Steiner 14 Nov 2014 12:20
Century old bookstore, Van Schaik, named Bookseller of the Year for the third consecutive year
Issued by Realmdigital 11 Nov 2014 12:18
FoodSure, a food label verification company, has expanded its service offering, from its original standalone service of food verification to now assist retailers and manufacturers in closing the operational gaps in quality and safety. This move is in line with FoodSure's mission to restore trust in the industry and reduce FMCG manufacturers and retailers risk exposure.
Issued by FoodSure 6 Nov 2014 10:25
The packaging of a product is a virtuous representation of a brand that should offer consumers an experience and be attractive to impulse buyers. Packaging plays a vital role as impulse buyers don't make purchasing decisions based on brand loyalty, but on emotions.
Issued by Pyrotec 5 Nov 2014 15:00
Sandton City has a heart of gold and while the centre is proud of being Africa's ultimate shopping destination, Sandton City always seeks ways to help those for whom just buying a loaf of bread every day is often a struggle.
Issued by McCann Worldgroup 5 Nov 2014 11:24
Retail Congress Africa is delighted to announce that it will present one of its top honours, the Lifetime Achievement Award, to Herman Mashaba, founder of Black Like Me, in Johannesburg on 18 November 2014. Selected by the Congress Advisory Board and senior retailers, the Award celebrates not only an influential and inspiring businessman, but also stands as an example of how tenacity and determination can overcome great odds, demonstrating his iconic traits.
Issued by World Retail Congress Africa 4 Nov 2014 13:47
Pyrotec PackMark provides a range of world-class coding equipment for every category of packaging including primary, secondary and tertiary coding and labelling solutions. These three categories relate to the function of each packaging layer, as explained below.
Issued by Pyrotec 4 Nov 2014 12:42
The growth and the potential of the washing powder industry, in South Africa, has drawn the attention of major players in the laundry care market; making news recently is the entry of Ariel, a Procter & Gamble brand, into the South African washing powder market. Ariel's entry has sparked the "Washing Powder Wars" whereby the major washing powder brand houses such as Unilever and Tiger Brands have increased their marketing budgets, embarking on campaigns to win and retain customers.
Issued by Analytix BI 4 Nov 2014 11:34
Propak Cape, the largest packaging, processing, printing, labelling and plastics exhibition in Africa, took place from 21-23 October 2014 and exhibitors from all over Africa were represented at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC). Pyrotec, leading privately owned product identification solution specialist, was amongst the many exhibitors.
Issued by Pyrotec 3 Nov 2014 12:55
MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, is once again sponsoring Clover Mama Afrika's annual roadshow - a journey of more than 7,000 kilometres that includes support visits to 30 Clover Mama Afrika centres across South Africa.
Issued by Clover 29 Oct 2014 13:24
Wondering where to go to get your stickers applied to on-pack product, either before it gets to store or after its on shelf? Expanding Branding offers an on-pack service where we can apply stickers pre- or post-merchandising. This allows brands to fulfill last-minute requirements such as competitions or special offers.
Issued by Expanding Branding 29 Oct 2014 12:51
Expanding Branding is offering new and existing clients discounted promoter rates for the end-of-year rush leading up to Christmas, making it really easy and affordable for most brands, even if they have never used promoters before.
Issued by Expanding Branding 28 Oct 2014 14:00
The accolades just keep coming for Tiger Wheel & Tyre, the multiple award-winning wheel and tyre fitment centre. The company just announced that it has won the award for "Best Tyre Outlet" in the Bloemfontein Courant Best of Bloemfontein Readers' Choice Awards 2014.
Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 27 Oct 2014 11:49
Robyn Schäfer, an Institute of Packaging South Africa (IPSA) Packaging Technology student from the Western Cape, has been awarded the Nampak Special Mention Prize at the 2014 Student Gold Pack competition run by IPSA. The awards ceremony was held on Tuesday 21 October, in Cape Town, at the Two Oceans Aquarium.
Issued by Nampak 23 Oct 2014 13:12