Konica Minolta South Africa Signs Up As New Platinum Sponsor For 2017 Africa Print Expos


Africa Print Expo organisers, Practical Publishing, are excited to announce Konica Minolta South Africa as the platinum sponsor for the 2017 Africa Print Expos in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg with two locations being added in East London and Zambia. 

Konica Minolta South Africa offers a sophisticated and comprehensive range of digital production presses and services. The company, which is wholly owned by the Bidvest Group, an international services, trading and distribution company, listed on the JSE and operating on four continents, provides a host of cutting edge capabilities to meet the needs of the ever changing business environment.

With its extensive range of award winning digital presses, the digital production print division accommodates all production printing requirements, including both black and white and colour devices, as well as software solutions specifically geared at print environments. As an innovative brand and leader in the print arena, Konica Minolta South Africa will also showcase its first full-digital label press at the expo, part of its industrial print solutions offering, providing a sustainable future for print companies.

The 2017 Africa Print regional events give industry professionals an opportunity to see solutions in their own city. Practical Publishing has planned an exciting 2017 calendar with two new expo locations. The three major events will be hosted in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg with two locations being added in East London and Zambia. Online registrations are open for East London, click here to register now.

Africa Print aims to educate and inspire all visitors on the powerful capabilities and commercial benefits of digital print, in its entirety. The expos will be a showcase for the entire digital print process, featuring from sheet fed A3 machines up to grand format digital equipment and including both suppliers and manufacturers of commercial and digital printers, finishing equipment, software, media and consumables.

'Africa Print is an excellent opportunity to emphasise Konica Minolta’s continued commitment to provide the print industry with award winning digital print solutions,' said Leon Minnie, Product Manager – Digital Print Solutions, Konica Minolta South Africa. 'Konica Minolta South Africa supports initiatives such as the Africa Print expos, as they add tremendous value to the print industry, helping to create a healthy and sustainable print environment. We are therefore very proud of our association and partnership of the event.'

'The upcoming shows will enable Konica Minolta, as a leader in the production print market in South Africa as well as abroad, to give customers hands-on, in-depth advice on particular print products and technologies and allowing companies to make an informed decision that suits their requirements and future sustainability. Konica Minolta South Africa believes that this access to first-hand information afforded by the Africa Print expos, as well as the ability to test equipment and benchmark it against other market offerings, is extremely valuable.'

The dates for the 2017 expos are:

East London: 15 February, East London International Convention Centre.
Cape Town: 15-16 March, Cape Town International Convention Centre.
Durban: 19-20 April, Durban ICC.
Zambia: 8-9 June, Mulungushi International Conference Centre.
Johannesburg: 13-15 September, Gallagher Convention Centre.

For more information, please visit: www.africaprintexpo.com.

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