Locally represented by Pyrotec PackMark, global coding and marking specialist, Markem-Imaje, has produced a guide to help manufacturers meet the technical challenges commonly encountered on today’s production lines. The guide specifically focuses on laser coding technology and considers how the use of more complex and longer codes, coupled with increasingly demanding regulatory standards, is affecting


As manufacturers aim to meet the increased demand for product identification and brand protection, they are turning to coding technology for use in their factories and throughout their supply chain. There are many different coding technologies, all with their own advantages and challenges. When choosing the best coding technology for your industry, you need to
American entrepreneur Jim Rohn once pointed out that time is more valuable than money. He went on to explain that “you can get more money, but you cannot get more time.” If your priority for 2017 is to save time on your production or packaging line, we’d like to bring an innovative coding solution to

Flying the flag at KITE

Being held from July 26 to 28 at the Durban Exhibition Centre, the KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition (KITE) is a horizontal trade show that showcases industrial products, services and solutions targeted at industrial industries in the KwaZulu-Natal region. To recognise the importance of the packaging, food processing, plastics, printing and labelling industry sectors in South
Pyrotec PackMark offers the very latest labelling, coding and print & apply equipment from our principals – international industry leaders Markem-Imaje, ALTech and Harland Machine Systems. The cutting-edge technology that we provide requires the services of an expert technical team. Fortunately, our new generation of technicians and apprentices are up to the challenge. We invest
We’ve all heard that prevention is better than a cure, but do you heed this advice when it comes to your packaging line? The best way to keep your labelling and coding equipment running smoothly is to ensure that you have a structured routine maintenance plan in place for every machine that you use on

Investing in skills development

Pyrotec PackMark – an industry-leading brand within the privately-owned Pyrotec stable – offers a comprehensive range of labelling, coding, print and apply labelling equipment, and consumables. Pyrotec’s operations are firmly rooted by its core values, at the heart of which are innovation, training and skills development. Through its exclusive distribution partnerships in Southern Africa with

New labeller triples productivity

Machines, technology and improved techniques are all crucial factors in achieving productivity – the average measure of the efficiency of production. As in all production operations, productivity is crucial for SC Johnson, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of global household brands including Pledge, Duck, Mr Muscle, Windex, Scrubbing Bubbles, Glade, Raid, OFF!, Baygon and