Over 250 visitors came to see the good cross-section of products and services that were on display at the Africa Print RoadShow in Nelspruit. The expo was a showcase for the entire digital print process and featured from sheetfed A3 machines up to Grand format digital equipment and included both suppliers and manufacturers of commercial and digital printers, finishing equipment, software, media and consumables.The one-day event was held on 15 February at the Emnotweni Arena.
-Midcomp showcased the HP Designjet L28500 for the first time in Africa.
-Sytech Supplies showcased its new Super J-Star ink.
-Konica Minolta showcased its new Photo-PRESS photobook solution.
-Bytes Document Solutions showcased the newly-launched Xerox 700i Digital Press
Judges visited each stand at the expo and judged the stands according to criteria based on design and staff friendliness and professionalism. The stand winners and runners up are as follows:
Best Large Stand Winner: Xerox
Best Large Stand Runner up: Midcomp
Best Small Stand Winner: Falcon
Best Small Stand Runner up: GSW/ Crystalite
To register online and for more information on the Africa Print RoadShows, visit: www.africaprintexpo.com.
Forthcoming Africa Print RoadShows include:
-Durban: 14-15 March 2012 at the ICC Durban
-Bloemfontein: 30 May 2012 at Kiepersolrant
-Cape Town: 20-21 June 2012 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre