Plastic bags are touted as one of the biggest causes of environmental pollution, with many nations banning the bag in an effort to solve the problem. Globally, single-use plastic bags are banned in over 32 countries, 18 of which are in Africa, with New York City in the USA becoming one of the most recent cities to do this in April 2019. Back home, leading retailers are in the process of either phasing out the bag, banning it altogether, or looking at alternatives, such as biodegradable bags, as a direct…
With a rich history stretching back over a hundred years, Novus Holdings is one of southern Africa’s largest print production and manufacturing operations. From short to long print runs across all forms of print material, labelling and plastic packaging to jumbo wadding from our Tissue division, it is our ongoing investment in people and technology that allows us to deliver the industry solutions of tomorrow, today.
As a leader in commercial printing, our plants are equipped with the most advanced print technology. From book printing to flyers, brochure printing to magazines, our highly efficient and fully automated production processes deliver best-in-industry results for clients continent-wide.
From luxury foiled, embossed or die-cut labels to specialised labels featuring security holograms or back printing, we have the printing technology to make it happen. A wide range of flexible plastic packaging solutions for the FMCG sector completes our offering.
Our KwaZulu-Natal based tissue manufacturing plant uses waste paper produced by our Group’s extensive printing operations to make environmentally-friendly bulk tissue and wadding products for onward use by manufacturers of household tissue products.