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Printing and Barcoding

Latest version of open source 3-D software launched

25th April 2022 The latest beta version of Ultimaker’s free, open source, slicing software was recently unveiled at the company’s Spring Showcase. The enhanced slicing engine is said to set a new threshold for finer and faster 3-D prints for applications in design, architecture, engineering and metal 3-D... 

Efficient and Reliable Plotter Rentals 

7th July 2021 Digital printing equipment supplier Midcomp Azero offers a value proposition to clients to future-proof their business if it requires A1 to A0+ printing and scanning as part of its workflow. 

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New industrial grade printer launched

4th June 2021 Designed for sign makers, print service providers (PSPs) and in-house printers, a new industrial-grade printer is said to be ideal for companies that specialise in large format printing. Built for maximum uptime and quick turnarounds, the Colorado 1630 from Canon is designed to be robust,... 

The Colorado 1630 industrial-grade printer from Canon
The Colorado 1630 industrial-grade printer from Canon

Choose the printer that best suits the needs of your industry 

5th May 2021 Digital printing equipment supplier Midcomp Azero, a designated HP production partner to the mining and engineering sectors, offers these industries benchmark solutions for their printer and scanner fleets. 

Choose the printer that best suits the needs of your industry

Pharmaceutical labelling made simpler and more cost-effective

5th March 2021 Packaging of pharmaceutical products requires the inclusion of a multiplicity of essential information, such as product information, warnings about tampering or incorrect storage, as well as protecting against counterfeiting. The volume of information required, as well as increased legislation... 

Fix-a-Form booklet labels from Pyrotec PackMedia
Fix-a-Form booklet labels from Pyrotec PackMedia

Digital printing allows for label flexibility

29th January 2021 The use of digital presses to print labels offers a number of benefits and a range of options. Digital printing is especially useful for printing multiple versions of a label and for personalised data printing. Digital presses also offer flexibility in printing, for example if a version of label... 

Pyrotec PackMedia digital labels
Pyrotec PackMedia digital labels

3D printer for business offers versatility with precision

20th November 2020 SPONSORED POST (Virtual Showroom): A 3D printer designed specifically for professional users, promises consistent performance across a range of different materials. The UP300 3D printer from Tiertime is presented as an easy-to-use machine that delivers quality prints, both in terms of accuracy... 

On-the-go printing from a smartphone

13th February 2020 A new printing device that makes portable printing possible from a smartphone, is now available in South Africa. The compact palm-top printer weighs 200g and creates instant prints from a smartphone camera roll. An application (app) and Bluetooth functionality is used to connect a smartphone to... 

On-the-go printing from a smartphone

Printer range upgraded

18th September 2019 A range of laser multi-function printers have been updated with a number of new features, promising improved efficiency and ease-of-use. Aspects of the upgraded printer range include a 5” Liquid Crystal Display touchscreen for one-touch control of printing tasks, such as: 

Cartridge-free laser printer for small businesses

21st August 2019 A high-capacity, rapid-reload laser printer is now available on the South African market. The printer is designed specifically for small business owners in emerging markets, to reduce interruptions to business flow. The printer aims to eliminate common printing interruptions, through digital... 

Online store for 3D printer bushings opens

6th August 2019 A three-dimensional (3D) printer bushings Web store has recently been launched. The store stocks specialised 3D printer bushings for many commonplace 3D models. The dedicated Web store has been established to deal with the growing demand for online purchases of these products. 

New inkjet printer offering

4th June 2019 A new range of inkjet multifunction printers (MFPs) for businesses has been launched. The printers have been designed for small- to medium-sized environments, such as companies and public sector organisations with limited budgets and resources. They aim to maximise efficiency and productivity,... 

Kemtek Printing and Barcoding

27th November 2017 Distributed in South Africa by Kemtek Imaging Systems, ARISTO is the leading German manufacturer of multi-functional flatbed cutters for the precise CAD/CAM processing of all non-metallic substances, rigid or flexible. Whatever you have to cut and process precisely foils, textiles, cardboards or... 

Kemtek Printing and Barcoding

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