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Novus Holdings wins big at GAPP Awards 2018

By 17th October 2018 No Comments

Exceptional quality and superior printing were honoured when printing giant Novus Holdings scooped 11 awards across its eight national printing companies at the GAPP Awards held on 12th October 2018, including one Gold, two Silver and three Bronze awards as well as five runner-up honours entitled ‘Winning Achievers’.

“We are delighted to have been recognised for excellence at this year’s Awards. The Awards are a culmination of our dedication to, and passion for, the craft of printing, as well as our commitment to personalised service,” said Pieter Le Roux, Sales Director at Novus Print. “The Gapp Awards provide an important platform to demonstrate South Africa’s high calibre of printers.”

The awards included the following:

Paarl Media – Heatset (Cape):
• Silver for Homechoice in the Gravure printing (publications) category
• Bronze for Musica Entertainer in the Gravure printing (publications) category
• Winning Achiever for Real Estate in the Heatset Webfed (brochures) category

Paarl Media – Heatset (Kwa-Zulu Natal):
• Winning Achiever for Prestige Magazine in the Litho Sheetfed (magazines) category

Paarl Media – Heatset (Gauteng):
• Gold for Justine in the Heatset Webfed (brochures) category
• Silver for Wanted Jewellery in the Heatset Webfed (brochures) category
• Bronze for Hair Health & Beauty in the Heatset Webfed (brochures) category
• Winning Achiever for SA Home Owner in the Heatset Webfed (magazines) category
• Winning Achiever for Amrod in the Heatset Webfed (magazines) category

Paarl Media – Coldset (Gauteng):
• Bronze for China Daily in the Coldset Webfed category
• Winning Achiever for Siyaya Cash n Carry Best Buy in the Coldset Webfed category

This is the second consecutive win for Paarl Media – Heatset (Cape) and Paarl Media – Heatset (Kwa-Zulu Natal), who each won three awards at GAPP Awards 2016.

The GAPP Awards covers 54 categories of print spanning all substrates and all types of print from litho printing, signage, gravure and flexo as well as all types of end product from stationery through to packaging. The competition, an initiative by the Graphics, Advertising, Print and Packaging (GAPP) Magazine runs every second year, and aims to recognise exceptional quality, as well as to showcase the capabilities of local printers.