13 February 2018

Read The Latest Sign Africa Journal Online

Read the latest Sign Africa Journal online.

The latest edition of Sign Africa Journal is online. The front cover story focuses on Parrot Displays driving its digital signage products, ensuring both suppliers and customers are up to speed with their technology and uses.

Other features include:

An economic downturn survival kit: how to keep your SME afloat

With the rough storms of the economy we find ourselves in, it is time to get prepared. The key to surviving an economic downturn is preparation. If you don’t have a survival plan in place you may not remain afloat during bad economic times. 

Versatile and scalable: features add up to profitability in digital cutting

Digital cutting systems have come a long way from stencilled vinyl to the point where small business owners can, with the touch of a button, cut the simplest corners and the most intricate designs into cloth, cardboard, glass or even metal — all from the comfort of their very own workplace.

The screen printer’s handbook: form procedures

In this series, screen printing expert Charlie Taublieb explains print production form and print strike-off form procedures.

Discover digital printing start-up opportunities with the Sign Africa Expo

According to Printing SA CEO Steve Thobela, even during tough economic times, there are opportunites for entrepreneurs to gain a foothold, and the printing industry is no exception. Smaller operations are flexible enough to adapt quickly to change and take advantage of gaps in the market.

The benefits of UV LED technology

UV LED technology allows for a broader range of print applications and substrates, such as heat-sensitive and delicate media, which allows printers to enter new markets. It also boasts operational and power savings and has environmental benefits.

Coreldraw! 2017: new name, new features, new possibilities

Corel Corporation announced a new release of their flagship software in 2017. This article features a quick run-through of the product.

2018 EFI Connect Conference presents production opportunities with advanced inkjet innovations

Many of the new opportunities for customers discussed at the 19th Annual EFI Connect Conference, held from 23-26 January in Las Vegas, reflected a market redefinition happening for the print industry in the wake of continued digital industrial transformation.


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Visit The Sign Africa Cape Town Expo 2018

16 February 2018 - The Sign Africa Cape Town Expo taking place from 14-15 March at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), will allow visitors to explore the latest technologies and trends in wide form...

Sign-Tronic Sells And Delivers Six Printers The Week After Sign Africa Durban Expo

16 February 2018 - Adrian Wolman, owner of Sign-Tronic, reported that they had phenomenal interest in their stand at the Sign Africa expo in Durban last week. Two groundbreaking technologies were showcased and well rece...

Book Your Seat For The First Ever Industry Focused CorelDRAW Training Workshop

15 February 2018 - Bookings are available for the first ever industry focused Advanced CorelDRAW workshop covering topics for signage, screen printing, wide format print, engraving and more. The workshop will be held...

Summa Announces New F1832 Flatbed Finishing System

15 February 2018 - The new F1832 is largely based on the technology of the Summa F Series flatbed systems. Cutting quality, durability and maximum tool modularity within a user-friendly working operation are a few o...

Sign Africa Journal Feature: Equipping Customers For The Digital Age

14 February 2018 - Parrot Displays has been active in the sales and marketing of digital signage products for more than five years. With the cost of LED’s decreasing, the company has seen the international mark...

FESPA Calls Upon Public To Vote In Annual Awards

14 February 2018 - FESPA is encouraging the print community to vote for their favourite to win the award for the People’s Choice of the Year. Voting will close on 5 March 2018. You can vote for up to 10 entries...

EFI Launches Cubik Digital Inkjet Decoration System For Wood

13 February 2018 - The Cubik 700, a high-speed, single pass printer, brings the analogue-to-digital transformation taking place throughout the technology and manufacturing sectors to wood colouration and decoration mark...

Durst Announces Launch Of P5

13 February 2018 - Durst has launched the new P5 series, a new printing platform. The first member of the family is the large format printing flagship, the P5 250 HS. The P5 250 HS is targeted towards high volume i...

Sign-Tronic Launches New UV Ink To Print On Untreated Fabrics

12 February 2018 - The new UV ink from Sign-Tronic, launched at the Sign Africa Durban expo, has been formulated to print on untreated natural fabrics as well as standard fabrics with no post-treatment required. The ink...