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Contents of June 2012

UPFRONT
3 Editor’s Letter: Staying at the leading edge
6 Interview: The Sass name lives on . . .
8 Business Finance: Advice from a financier
10 Company news and industry events
14 Environmental news and events

PRINT MATTERS
18 Cover story: Morgancoat on the expansion trail
21 Print Industry News: Digital packaging on show
23 HP’s latex technology at Sign Africa
24 drupa Review: Trendsetting impulses
44 Digital Digest: Finishing with Digital Metal from Kurz
46 Flexo Forum: Putting flexo fitness first
48 Wide Format: Grafi comp is Canon SA’s distributor

CONVERTING MATTERS
51 Labelling & Narrow Web: Siyakha Imperial’s impressive repertoire
53 A RotoControl for Ferroprint
55 UPM Rafl atac takes a global approach
59 Flexible Packaging: Pouches take a stand
60 For Pouch Dynamics it’s all about spouts
61 Taghleef acquires AET
62 Kangopak moves to spouts
63 Pouch perfection with Mamata
65 Boland Pulp’s fruity show
69 M-Tech aims for ISO excellence
70 Plastics in Packaging: Largest Elektron model unveiled
73 Paper & Board: More poetry in motion at Mpact Corrugated
77 Sprint shows off its new home

FMCG PACK
82 Clive Glover picks his packs
85 Beauty packaging: The allure of glass lives on
87 Tube Packaging: Neopac wins etma award
89 Winter Warmers: Anyone for a cuppa?
91 Compostable coffee packaging
93 Beverage Packaging: Triple harmony at drinktec 2013
95 Sidel invests in training
96 Coding, Marking & Labelling: Pyrotec goes beyond promotion to emotion
99 Filling & Packing: GEA’s ONE Bloc with three configurations
101 Inspection Systems: Illuminated E-stop buttons

FINISHING TOUCHES
102 Printing SA’s News: Think ink. It’s part of your life!
106 PCA News: There’s no such thing as rubbish
107 AMA News: Talking aerosols
109 IPSA News: Your Label Says What?!
111 BMI/IPSA’s golf day success
112 At The Cutting Edge: International FMCG innovation
113 Yours irreverently
113 Diary
114 Index of advertisers and their web addresses

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Beyond promotion to emotion

Beyond promotion to emotion

On-pack devices are often viewed as an essential part of planning a successful below-the-line marketing campaign to amplify or convey a promotion, discount or special offer.

 

If one were to over simplify the function of an on-pack device, it could be said that it’s a necessary, if somewhat unexciting, element of a promotional campaign. What is not considered, however, is that on-pack can also be an ideal vehicle to spark customers’ engagement and emotions, producing a brand-enhancement tool.

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Anyone for a cuppa?

Anyone for a cuppa?

When it comes to hot drinks in South Africa, the coffee trade is well entrenched and has been comprehensively tracked by BMI for more than a decade.

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More poetry in motion!

More poetry in motion!

At Mpact Corrugated’s Kuils River plant, additions to the BHS corrugator are enhancing capacity and board quality even further. Words by Gill Loubser; photography by Emma Rowberry.

Barely four years after a R50-million upgrade, which saw the commissioning of a spanking- new high-speed BHS corrugating line at Mpact Corrugated’s Kuils River plant, a further R20-million is now being spent on further enhancing capacity and product quality.

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Stand-up pouches – top of the pops.

Stand-up pouches – top of the pops.

Stand-up pouches are an ever popular choice for brand owners looking for innovative ways to market their products. Gill Loubser takes a look at this burgeoning sector of the flexible packaging market.

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