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Rotocon calls its participation at Propak Africa ‘record breaking’

Rotocon confirmed a “record-breaking” exhibition across their three stands at the triennial Propak Africa held this year 12-15 March in Johannesburg, with 17 confirmed orders for label printing and finishing equipment.

Ordered were five Screen Truepress Jet L350UV+ series UV inkjet presses, five Rotocon Ecoline RDF 330 digital label converting and four Ecoline RSD 330 label diecutting/inspection machines, an AVT Helios 100% automated inline inspection solution with WorkFlow Link, a Domino K600i digital printer, and an MPS EF 430 8-colour press.

“Our success at Propak Africa was truly a team effort,” said Michael Aengenvoort, owner of Rotocon. “Representatives from our partners AVT, MPS, Screen and Wink made an overseas journey to join us at

OKI Europe appoints new sales director for Africa and Turkey

OKI Europe Limited announces the appointment of Neil Rom as the new sales director for Africa and Turkey with immediate effect.

After his thorough experience of 24 years as OKI’s distributor in South Africa, Neil had been a key aspect in the success of Printacom, he achieved several milestones in the territory growing OKI presence and market share throughout Southern Africa and focusing on key industry verticals such as retail back-office, banking, graphics solutions, and many more.

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Xerox appoints Mohamed Amer as the VP and region general manager for MEA

Xerox announced the appointment of Mohamed Amer as the vice president and region general manager in the Middle East and Africa, where he will be responsible for managing the regions’ operations, business growth and strategy development.

Amer’s 20-year technology and document management industry experience expected to add value to company’s operations and to the region. Amer began his career with Xerox Corporation in Alexanderia, Egypt in 1999.

“I am honored to be leading Xerox’s business in

Messe Frankfurt announces launch of Interior Lifestyle Middle East 2020

Messe Frankfurt Middle East, the regional arm of international trade show and conference organiser Messe Frankfurt GmbH, on 19 March 2019 announced the launch of a new exhibition targeting the wider Middle East, African, and Central Asian markets.

Interior Lifestyle Middle East will debut in March 2020 in Dubai, offering a holistic platform for exhibitors to showcase mid to high-end consumer goods, specifically oriented toward the giving and dining segments, and targeting thousands of retail

14th Edition of WAN-IFRA Middle East Conference highlights digital strategies revolutionising publishing industry

His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of State for Tolerance, highlighted the role of the media in connecting people and increasing human engagement around the world during his keynote speech on the first day of the 14th edition of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA 2019) Middle East Conference. Dubai Production City, the region’s leading community for the printing, publishing, warehouses and events industries is co-hosting the