The front cover of the newest edition of Sign Africa Journal focuses on the upcoming Graphics, Print and Sign Live Demo expo, a dedicated wide format print, signage, textile and garment printing, commercial print, digital label printing and short run digital packaging expo. The event will take place from 5-7 October 2021 at Emperors Palace Convention Centre, Centre Court. Sign Africa is one of the media partners. It is sponsored by Platinum Sponsors Roland and Stixo Signage Supplies.
Visitors can discover innovative technology and product demonstrations of the latest equipment, media and substrates that have been launched since the last flagship expo. Be inspired to start your own business or diversify your existing business with the latest products.
Some of the many reasons not to miss the Graphics, Print and Sign Live Demo expo:
See live demonstrations of new technology, 3D printing, equipment and substrates, software, applications and more. This is your opportunity to see the latest printers in action and discover their amazing capabilities.
Interact with product experts
Industry experts will be on the stands to advise you on solutions that will increase and streamline production and take your business to the next level.
See the latest technology and trends
Discover innovative technology and product demonstrations of the latest equipment, media and substrates that have been launched.
See all the leading suppliers under one roof
Explore business opportunities in the world of graphics, signage, digital printing, branding, T-shirt printing, vehicle graphics, laser engraving and more.
Start-up business solutions
See all the ‘business in a box’ and home-based solutions for new business opportunities.
Explore the latest textile branding/print solutions
Explore new direct to fabric (DTF) technology as well as all the latest dye-sublimation and direct to fabric print solutions.
Free event entrance
There is no entrance fee to the event, so you get to explore all the latest solutions for free. Parking is free too.
The event will comply with current Covid-19 regulations to keep visitors and exhibitors safe. Entrance is free, please register online. The event is sponsored by Platinum Sponsors Roland and Stixo Signage Supplies and is supported by media partners Sign Africa, Africa Print and Modern Marketing.
Other features in the latest Sign Africa Journal include:
The benefits of acrylic printing for large format printers
Since a cutting plotter can handle different materials, such as paper, sticker, cardstock, adhesive vinyl, heat transfer material, magnet sheets, window film, etc. the range of applications can be said to be endless.
Reasons to switch to digital finishing solutions
Historically, hand finishing was always seen as a sign of quality – and is still seen as such in many markets.
Think creatively about how to use countertop graphics to your advantage
Countertops are the point where a business will have one of its first interactions with its customers.
Speeding up digitalisation with additive manufacturing and 3D printing
A new study by HP, in partnership with 3dbpm Research, shows that 3D printing and additive manufacturing are increasingly gaining traction. Sustainability, reliability and flexibility are contributing to this.
Keeping ahead of industry trends in signage and graphics
While it would be easy to bypass some trends in signage, in order to be competitive, it is important that even the smallest trends are not overlooked.
Sustaining performance and offering great customer service during a crisis
Many people respond to a crisis by being overwhelmed by stress, which turns to fear.
Proving print’s impact and value to buyers
Print can be impactful and a powerful storyteller, but how can we prove these facts to the print buyers who can benefit most?
The graphics sector has a chance to up its game
The idea behind the UN’s Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance is ultimately to increase investment in climate change mitigation efforts across industries.
Download a PDF of the magazine here.
Sign Africa Journal