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Paarl Media supports green partnership

Paarl Media, the print division of Novus Holdings, has pledged R100 000 to the environmental non-profit organisation, Wildlands Conservation Trust. The funds specifically support the Wildlands’ social and environmental programme to help grow the local green economy within the Mahogany Ridge community. The financial support allows for six community members to be employed in full-time positions dedicated to restoration and conservation focused on clearing alien vegetation and planting suitable indigenous trees. This vital landscaping work ensures that the Mahogany Ridge riverine ecosystem is kept in an optimal state to prevent…
Novus Holdings
18th Jan 2017
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The relevance of print: Why ‘a real page turner’ needs real physical pages

A book store is likely to be one of the first places you go this season for year-end and Christmas presents. The reasons are obvious: a book is a quality gift that ages gracefully and, if well chosen, holds appeal – even hours of pleasure – beyond the initial delight of unwrapping it. This is an interesting realisation in our digitally advancing times. According to research by Good e-Reader, e-book sales dipped by 20% in the first half of 2016. We have also seen industry giant, Amazon, expanding its book-selling…
Novus Holdings
20th Dec 2016