Monday, 15 July 2019 / Published in Latest News
At Pyrotec, our values are the foundation for everything we do. Starting in July, we will be handing out weekly communication to each employee explaining our core values. The aim is for everyone to think about each value and how it pertains to their lives at work as well as at home. This month’s value
Tuesday, 04 June 2019 / Published in Latest News
Pyrotec, May 2019: We’re beginning to see a lot more development in the packaging sector when it comes to intelligent, smart or connected packaging. Just one of the many benefits of connected packaging is that it allows brand owners and marketers to add a layer of communication and promotional messaging to their brand packaging. So,
Thursday, 30 May 2019 / Published in Latest News
Pyrotec PackMark, April 2019: Coding, marking and print and apply labelling are the ways in which manufacturers print essential product and traceability information onto packaging, labels and other manufactured goods. Examples include barcodes, serialisation codes, and expiry or ‘best by’ dates. Tertiary coding – the printed barcodes on the outermost carton used to transport these
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 / Published in Latest News
Pyrotec, April 2019: In March this year, with a clear vision for the future to drive growth, Pyrotec PackMedia announced a ground-breaking first for Africa – the purchase of a Durst Tau 330 RSC eight-colour digital label press. ‘We chose the Tau 330 RSC digital label press to drive our new market growth and maintain
Thursday, 25 April 2019 / Published in Latest News
I completed my matric with three distinctions at Ingula High School which is based in Ladysmith KZN. From there I went to Durban University of Technology to study a National Diploma in Cost and Management Accounting. My first year at DUT was hectic because I hadn’t received a bursary or funding from NSFAS. I remember
Thursday, 25 April 2019 / Published in Latest News
My name is Thembalethu Khuzwayo, I am nineteen years old and I am in my second year at Rhodes University. I am studying for a Bachelor of Arts in Organisational Psychology and Politics. In January 2018, I was getting ready to start my journey at university and although I was excited, there was the concern
Friday, 05 April 2019 / Published in Latest News
Pyrotec, March 2019: Agile – one of business’s trending buzz words. But what does it mean?   In sport, agility is the ability of athletes to be in control of their bodies while moving or changing direction or position quickly and effectively. To do this, fast reflexes, coordination, balance and speed are matched with the
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 / Published in Latest News
Pyrotec, February 2019: The word ‘disruption’ is a noun, used to describe a disturbance or problem that interrupts an event. So, when we talk about disruptive innovation or disruptive technology, these phrases may evoke thoughts of chaos. However, when done right, disruptive technology can break the confines of old-school thinking. In fact, the terms disruptive