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Online printing platform Ryteprint launched in Nigeria
Online printing platform Ryteprint launched in Nigeria

Online printing platform Ryteprint has launched in Nigeria to enable individuals, small businesses and corporate organisations to buy customised business printing and marketing printed products...

By Tom Jackson 12 Sep 2017

Tiso Blackstar Group's headquarters at Hill on Empire in Parktown. Photo:
Times Media has a new name

Shortly after moving premises from Rosebank to Parktown, Times Media Group today announced that it is operating under a new name...

12 Jun 2017

Light-printable and rewritable paper is here
Light-printable and rewritable paper is here

Researchers have developed a new way to print on paper using light. The invention uses the colour-changing chemistry of nanoparticles, which can be applied via a thin coating on a variety of surfaces - including ordinary paper...

10 Feb 2017

SGI Dubai 2017 will cater to printing industry needs in Africa
SGI Dubai 2017 will cater to printing industry needs in Africa

Printing revenues in the MENA region are forecast to grow by 7.2% per annum, reaching US$26 billion by 2018...

23 Nov 2016

It's a brand new world for print
It's a brand new world for print

Video, native advertising, mobile apps - these were some of the main talking points yesterday at the first day of the Media24 Lifestyle Summit...

By Beverley Klein 23 Sep 2016

Students 3D printing their graduation projects at GE workshop
Algerian students 3D print graduation projects

Algerian students in Algiers were given the opportunity to 3D print their graduation projects at a GE Garages workshop in Algiers...

11 Jul 2016

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Call for entries for Etisalat Pan-African prize for literature

2016 Etisalat Pan-African prize for literature: call for entries...

14 Jun 2016

African printing industry stakeholders to witness global innovations at SGI Dubai 2016
African printing industry stakeholders to witness global innovations at SGI Dubai 2016

Africa's signage and graphic industry is set to experience a growth as they are set to witness top innovations at Sign and Graphic Imaging (SGI) Dubai 2016 trade show...

6 Jan 2016

African printing industry can immensely benefit from SGI Dubai 2016
African printing industry can immensely benefit from SGI Dubai 2016

International Expo Consults (IEC) stated that the African printing industry stakeholders can immensely benefit by visiting the (Sign and Graphic Imaging) SGI Dubai 2016 trade show...

30 Nov 2015

EchoVC Partners provides seed funding for Nigerian printing start-up
EchoVC Partners provides seed funding for Nigerian printing start-up

The early-stage technology venture capital firm, EchoVC Partners, has provided seed funding for Nigeria-based digital printing startup, Printivo...

16 Oct 2015

[TrendTalk] Print needs to be 'sold' differently
[TrendTalk] Print needs to be 'sold' differently

If brands prize reaching consumers across all touch points wherever they are, why do media still have to justify using print to do the same?...

By Louise Marsland 11 Sep 2015

Novus Holdings contributes to Africa's development
Novus Holdings contributes to Africa's development

Novus Holdings highlighted that Africa forms part of its growth strategy, as the company seeks to unlock value in sub-Saharan Africa...

26 Aug 2015

Sudanese newspaper El Akhbar ceases publication
Sudanese newspaper El Akhbar ceases publication

KHARTOUM: The management of El Akhbar newspaper has announced that it will cease publication indefinitely from Sunday onwards, over what it called "a financial crisis"...

24 Jun 2015

Pan-African magazine, Ogojiii launches at WEF Africa
Pan-African magazine, Ogojiii launches at WEF Africa

The pan-African design and global affairs magazine, Ogojiii launches today at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa in Cape Town...

3 Jun 2015

Zimbabwe: Sports weekly shuts down
Zimbabwe: Sports weekly shuts down

Gemazo Blitz, a weekly sports and lifestyle newspaper, has shut down after failing to survive in the competitive media industry...

By Nyemudzai Kakore 1 Apr 2015

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 123: Is design on the 2015 business agenda with Life is Awesome

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 19 February 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Liné van der Merwe from Life is Awesome...

18 Feb 2015

SA schools get opportunity to enter Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity 2015
SA schools get opportunity to enter Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity 2015

Schools in the Middle East have an opportunity to enter the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity 2015 through the FP7 School Print Competition. Entries close on 11 December 2014...

18 Nov 2014

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 98: Fast Company SA, The Lean Startup methodology and Brad Sugar
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 98: Fast Company SA, The Lean Startup methodology and Brad Sugar

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, Thursday, 17 July from 9am-10am as we chat to Brad Sugars, Daniel Marcus and Robbie Stammers. [twitterfall]

16 Jul 2014

Four things you need to know about brand guidelines
Four things you need to know about brand guidelines

Once again I'm back to debunk a few myths about brand guidelines... and here's what you need to know...

By Chemory Gunko 3 Jul 2014

Superbrand Awards partners with Nhume Marketing Communications
Superbrand Awards partners with Nhume Marketing Communications

The official distributor of Z-CARD Africa, Middle East, India and Turkey (ZAMI) in Zimbabwe, Nhume Marketing Communications, has been appointed as the official print partner for the Superbrand Awards.

19 May 2014

e-waste 3D printer campaign launched in West Africa
e-waste 3D printer campaign launched in West Africa

In an aim to bring the W.Afate 3D printers made out of e-waste to the 3D Print Show in New York, WoeLab in West Africa has launched a new campaign on the European crowd-funding site ululue.com. (video)

10 Feb 2014

Printivo web-to-print platform launched in Nigeria
Printivo web-to-print platform launched in Nigeria

Printivo.com, an online platform that offers web-to-print services, has been launched in Nigeria, with the goal of revolutionising printing by offering both SMEs and big business the luxury of owning their personal complimentary cards at cheap rates.

By Paul Adepoju 27 Jan 2014

Point extends into Nigeria
Point extends into Nigeria

Strategic, technology driven Marketing Materials Procurement Specialist, Point, has extended its offering into West Africa by opening a base in Lagos, Nigeria.

13 Dec 2013

Sanlam revamps Financial Journalism Awards
Sanlam revamps Financial Journalism Awards

The Sanlam Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism, which have opened for entries, have grouped next year's awards into platform neutral, platform specific and special awards.

9 Dec 2013

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 77: Content marketing in print and The Bookmarks
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 77: Content marketing in print and The Bookmarks

Last week on the Biz Takeouts show we looked at content marketing through print publications, and find out more about what's happening at The Bookmarks this year. [twitterfall]

11 Nov 2013

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 77: Content marketing in print and The Bookmarks
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 77: Content marketing in print and The Bookmarks

Join Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show host Warren Harding tomorrow, 7 November, from 9am-10am on 2oceansVibe Radio as he chats to Lisa Visser of John Brown Media and Nikki Cockroft of The Bookmarks 2013. [twitterfall]

6 Nov 2013

Checking the Africa facts

What's the most important question in a journalist's armoury? Answer: is it true?

By Magnus Taylor 10 Jul 2013

Africa's photojournalists: The wars are not over

Hollywood would have you believe photojournalism is glamorous, action-packed, full of glory. Nowhere is this less true than in Africa, where a few brave individuals have taken on the continent's most dangerous and insidious wars.

By Greg Marinovich 27 Jun 2013

Journalists speak on training at GPU

The aftermath of the three-day intensive training at GPU [Gambia Press Union] secretariat that brought to the end the lively interactions among different media practitioners ranging from newspaper journalists, magazines, electronic media and online journalists on scintillating subject matters that were chosen by the Gambia journalists umbrella body like gender reporting, reporting on children's issues and those marginalized in the society in a more ethical and professional manner.

By Kebba Jeffang 27 Jun 2013

African Union celebrates Border Day, launches guidebooks

The African Union celebrated the African Day of Borders, also known as Border Day, on Friday, 7 June 2103, at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, as well as officially launching the African Union Border Programme guidebooks.

10 Jun 2013

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