Roland DG Showcasing New UV Flatbed Printer And More At Sign Africa Expo In Johannesburg

Roland DG Showcasing New UV Flatbed Printer And More At Sign Africa Expo In Johannesburg

Platinum expo sponsor Roland DG South Africa will exhibit its full range of wide format innovations at the upcoming Sign Africa Expo, taking place from 11-13 September at the Gallagher Convention Centre, 9am-5pm.


The new VersaSTUDIO BD-8 makes it quick and easy for anyone, even those with no prior experience, to print vibrant and detailed graphics on a wide range of objects. The printer fits on the user’s desktop, making it ideal for use in home businesses, small offices, retail spaces and classroom settings. With a BD-8, adding value and appeal to items like phone covers, cosmetic cases, fashion accessories, sports memorabilia, gifts, bottles and more is a breeze.

The new VersaOBJECT MO-240 empowers businesses with unparalleled productivity. It has been designed to revolutionise direct printing on three-dimensional objects, setting new standards for productivity and quality. The printer achieves an impressive 2.07sqm/h in standard mode, thanks to its newly developed large print heads, UV-LED lamp and cutting-edge dot control technology for optimised high-speed output.

The new TrueVIS MG-300 series features ECO-UV inks and premium UV print technology, which makes the series ideal for branching into professional UV print and cut. High-quality components, time-saving RIP features and simple media handling make the MG perfect for printing short runs, long runs, print/cut and much more.

Featured in the TrueVIS LG-640 print and cut solution are staggered printheads, ECO-UV inks, and True Rich Colour combined with user-friendly features to make the LG the ultimate in professional UV print and cut. A redesigned chassis, high-quality components and a variety of media handling improvements make the LG perfect for unattended printing of short runs, long runs, print/cut, and so much more.

The DGXPRESS UG-641 wide format inkjet printer is priced comfortably for those who want to expand the scope of their business, or for those who wish to start a new print business.

The DGXPRESS UG-642 wide format inkjet printer features dual staggered printheads and an output speed of up to 31.9sqm/h, with 720 x 600dpi. It is ideal for customers who need to produce large-sized output in a short period of time.


The new VersaSTUDIO BN-20D desktop direct-to-film system makes enhancing apparel with eye-catching graphics, even the most detailed designs, images and text, a simple and trouble-free process.

The new VersaSTUDIO BY-20 makes decorating apparel and accessories with vibrant, detailed graphics quick and easy, even for those with no prior printing experience. With the BY-20’s integrated contour-cutting functionality, users can also produce heat transfer graphics from DTF film, all with a single, affordable and compact device.

Print And Cut 

The VersaSTUDIO BN-20A and BN2-20A series is one of the most compact, easy-to-use, and affordable desktop inkjet printer/cutters available for professional use. The BN-20A was designed to be more affordable by offering only CMYK ink colours while maintaining the high performance and ease of use of a professional business printer. BN2 series devices are perfect for creating prints, posters, and stickers as well as on-demand heat-transfer custom graphics for T-shirts, hoodies, bags, and many other popular and profitable items.

With automated features, added usability and even greater colour choice, TrueVIS VG3-540 and VG3-640 printer/cutters have been greatly enhanced to further exceed the print quality, productivity and uncompromising needs of sign and graphics professionals.

Available in two sizes to fit a business and its budget, the latest SG3-540 and SG3-300 series of large format graphic printer/cutters have been enhanced to answer the ease and productivity needs of sign and graphics providers. Expand current operations or provide the right start in sign and graphics with superior colour and performance.

Print Only 

The DGXPRESS ER-642 eco-solvent printing solution brings all the quality and reliability of Roland DG, with exceptional print speeds. Thanks to its staggered heads and dual CMYK ink configuration, users can achieve productivity that will accelerate their business.

The roll-to-roll DGXPRESS ER-641 printer bring all the quality and reliability of Roland DG with exceptional productivity, high print quality and competitive pricing.

Vinyl Cutters 

With the VersaSTUDIO GS2-24 desktop vinyl cutter, users can create professional quality graphics from a huge range of materials and take their business to the next level. With everything one needs to get started, this solution is the only choice for serious entrepreneurs.

The CAMM-1 GR2-540 series of large format cutting plotters is built to fit seamlessly with a print-then-cut workflow and deliver fast and flawless results from day one.

The ultimate hobby and small decal machines for offices, schools, restaurants and stores, STIKA desktop cutters produce colourful POP displays, labels, iron-ons and more. Creating custom vinyl graphics has never been faster or more affordable. The Roland stand will feature the SV-8, 12 and 15 models.

Impact / Engravers 

Perfect for gift personalisation, the METAZA MPX-90S metal engraving machine is a cost-effective, user-friendly way to mark gold, steel, silver, titanium, brass and aluminium.

The DE-3U desktop engraver is the result of over 30 years of innovation in engraving technology, delivering impressive versatility and fast, user-friendly automated production. With laser-pointing technology, ethernet connectivity, automatic depth regulation and other intelligent features, the DE-3 is the ideal turnkey engraving solution for producing precise text and graphics onto a huge range of materials and objects.


Other solutions on display will include the Rapidome semi-automatic dispensing desktop unit and manual doming gun.

Sign Africa Expo, taking place from 11-13 September 2024 at Gallagher Convention Centre from 9am-5pm, is sponsored by Stixo and Roland. Entrance is free, please register online.

Roland DG
Tel: +27 11 875 9300

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