MCG has bought LR Plastics’ 21 000m² property in Mobeni, KwaZulu-Natal, lock, stock and extruder. Under its new name, MCG Flexibles, the company is on the way back with a vengeance.
The award-winning Nitida boutique cellar’s eight varietal labels are now being printed by HP Labelling Cape Town on a Screen Truepress Jet L350UV digital label press – supplied by local reseller, Rotocon.
The pioneering Rhodes Food Group, largely responsible for the establishment of the South African fruit industry in 1893, has launched a refreshing 100% fruit juice range – compromises 13 great-tasting flavours and packed with vitamins – promising a more flavoursome approach to juice this summer.
Anybody who believes that First Impression Labels is just ‘a little family-run business’ should quickly revise that perception. While the word ‘family’ remains relevant, the word ‘small’ does not. By anybody’s standards, this is now a BIG family business!
South Africa’s first digital print on laminated tubes, elaborate and striking decoration techniques for glass bottles, the ultimate convenience for on-the-go coffee cups, innovative carton designs to protect cakes on the move, packaging that’s helping to shift lower-income consumers from powdered to liquid detergents, gold-spangled gift tubes for sparkling wines, portable packs that keep beer colder for longer – all these concepts took gold medals in this year’s Gold Pack Awards.