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Lightboxes have become a sought-after medium for branding in retail stores and commercial properties. This is not surprising, as they are visually striking, versatile in size and placement, and the graphics are easily updated. “Our lightboxes are one of our bestsellers,” says Justin Hawes, MD of exhibition, events and...

With impressive economic growth figures, Africa is becoming an attractive destination for trade and export. Africa is open for business and the continent is looking increasingly attractive as a trade and export destination, with average annual growth for Sub Saharan Africa forecast at 8% until 2023, which is a positive...

Steeped in history as one of the oldest accommodation options in Fourways, the charming Indaba Hotel now welcomes guests with a refreshing facelift and spruced up restaurants, including the new Bistro 407, that honour the hotel’s countryside roots. The spacious Indaba Hotel is still true to its warm country house...

When it comes to interior design, the final element that ties the room together - while enhancing the standout décor pieces - is lighting. The intricacies of this particular interior design item will be beautifully showcased by lighting experts, Fundi Light & Living at the 2019 Decorex Cape Town...

Events industry veteran Lynn Chamier has been appointed as the new Event Director at leading events organiser dmg events, presenter of the upcoming Africa Trade Week Chamier, with a 33-year background working in every aspect of exhibitions, will take over the role of Event Director for Food, Hospitality and Trade in South...

Coinciding with International Women’s Day, dmg events participated at SNC-Lavalin’s Middle East Diversity & Inclusion Business Network event “Empowering Women in Construction” to sign UN’s Women Empowerment Principles (WEPs). The event was also attended by Alice Laugher, a member of the Steering Committee for the...

The Winter Seminar final exam is run at the end of the Winter Seminar training programme to evaluate the knowledge of the delegates. This follows 20 hours of exclusive training in a programme dedicated to addressing the complex issues and procedures of the exhibition logistics...

Resource Design will be attending Meetings Africa for the first time! Our exhibit will be constructed 100% from a recycled, reusable product. Developed and manufactured in South Africa, the product is ideal for use in expo, conference and event industries.    ...

Last year, the Event Greening Forum (EGF) contracted the University of Pretoria to research the use of wood in exhibition stands and its disposal after a single use, to better understand the sustainability challenges it may pose (especially in terms of waste management) and to...

SA’s leading exhibitions recognised at annual EIA AAXO ROAR awards and EXSA EXSA-llence awards South Africa’s top exhibitions and exhibition industry stakeholders have been recognised at the annual Exhibitions Industry Alliance (EIA) AAXO ROAR awards and EXSA EXSA-llence awards. The prestigious awards were presented at a...

Barmotion is now officially fully green! Using only Bio-degradable products to serve all our beverages & treats in. As a company we feel that it is everyone’s responsibility to assist in becoming more environmentally friendly. “Be the change you want to see in the world.”...

Adding another layer to this year’s ‘Designing for Africa – feels like home’ theme, Decorex SA will be partnering with proudly South African paint manufacturer, Olympic Paints®, for all three of its 2019 exhibitions – Decorex Durban, Decorex Cape Town and Decorex Joburg. “We are so thrilled to welcome Olympic Paints®...

The Annual AAXO ROAR Awards was held at Montecasino on Thursday, 31st January 2019. After months of planning the Great Gatsby themed evening was attended by over 350 Exhibition and Event Professionals. AAXO would like to congratulate all the winners in the various categories that got...

We had an epic and memorable December, running gigs back to back with National Day of Prayer, followed by Guns n Roses and then Global Citizen at FNB Stadium Nasrec . Gearing up for Meetings Africa in Feb. January also saw the arrival of 45, 1st...

AAXO is proud to announce that the Exhibition Of Exhibitions 2019 is sold out. The response from the industry has been fantastic. The exhibition is completely sold out and with just less than one week to go until the doors open we hope that you have...

dmg events, a leading international events company, has appointed Mel Shah as Vice President of its Energy Sector, Asia. Shah will grow the company’s energy events in Asia, which currently include Bangkok’s Future Energy Asia, the Gas Asia Summit held in Singapore and Jakarta’s Gas Indonesia Summit. Development in...

New recruit boosts leadership team capacity, fuels growth plans for dmg events’ construction division dmg events, a leading international events company, has appointed Nick Powell as Vice President of its rapidly expanding Construction Division. Powell has been appointed to help dmg events target portfolio growth across the MENA region....

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