Platinum sponsor Roland DG South Africa will exhibit a wide range of print and cutting solutions at the upcoming Graphics, Print and Sign Live Demo expo, taking place from 5-7 October 2021 at Emperors Palace Convention Centre, Centre Court.


The TrueVIS VF2-640 wide format inkjet printer features a new TR2 green ink, which, when combined with vibrant orange ink as process colours, enables unprecedented gamut expansion and richer visual expression. The VF2-640 also comes equipped with the advanced ‘True Rich Colour’ preset, which maximises the potential of both printer and ink.


Featuring new TR2 ink with Orange and new colour management presets for superior colour reproduction, the TrueVis VG2 offers industry-leading print and cut accuracy with smart new automated pinch rollers.


Users can make amazing things at the touch of a button with these laser engraver machines. With laser-precise results, cut out wood, leather and acrylic and mark on metal, glass and many more items. Available in two sizes to fit homes, offices or shops, they offer a fully-enclosed operation with non-contact CO2 laser and Class 1 safety compliance. It is the perfect machine to pair with a VersaUV LEF printer to create giftware and prototypes for unique customisation.


The BN-20 packs everything into one powerful, profit-producing package. With award-winning eco-solvent inks including metallic and white options, a range of material compatibility and integrated contour cutting, the BN-20 is easily the most versatile print device in its class. It is perfect for creating T-shirt graphics, poster prints, stickers and decals all from the comfort of a desktop


The Roland CAMM-1 GS-24 desktop cutter is the next level of precision and efficiency. With a completely redesigned cutting carriage and blade holder, the GS-24 offers perfect stability, up to 10x overlap cutting and down force of up to 350 grams so that users can cut like never before even on thick and dense substrates.


The Roland VersaSTUDIO BT-12 desktop direct to garment printer prints directly onto cotton-based products and is built for on-demand personalisation. The company’s heat press will also be on the stand.


Built with performance and stability in mind, the Texart RT-640 dye-sublimation printer has a production quality print speed of 22sqm/h and a maximum speed of 32.6sqm/h.


Developed specifically for dye-sublimation transfer printing, the Texart XT-640 is an unstoppable machine that delivers outstanding print quality on long print runs, day-after-day.


The newly announced GR2-640/540 (162.5 and 137.1cm /64” and 54”) vinyl cutters provide an ideal balance between affordable pricing and superior cutting performance and are designed to integrate seamlessly with large format inkjet printers.


The TrueVIS SG2 series was designed to inspire creative expression with outstanding colour and to grow your business by providing an unmatched level of convenience and productivity. The vibrant colour of new TR2 inks and the new True Rich Colour combine to maximize the potential performance of the hardware and inks.


The LEC2 series of wide format printers/cutters offer unmatched production capabilities, including creating unique special 3D effects using UV ink and contour cutting printed images on demand.


The VersaUV LEF2-200 50.8cm (20 inch) benchtop UV flatbed printer builds upon the capabilities of Roland’s previous VersaUV benchtop flatbeds. The LEF2-200 inherits the VersaUV LEF series’ renowned ability to print amazing full-colour graphics and unique textures, including premium finishes such as simulated embossing, onto a vast array of materials and objects up to 100mm (3.94 inch) thick.


The IU-1000F large format UV-LED flatbed printer is designed to meet the diverse needs of sign and display shops with breakthrough performance. Equipped with 12 high-performance printheads in a staggered 3-row arrangement, the IU-1000F can print up to 635 x 1800dpi with variable droplet technology, which can simultaneously fire three sizes of droplets at high speed.

STIKA desktop cutters

The ultimate hobby and small decal machines for offices, schools, restaurants and stores, STIKA desktop cutters produce colourful POP displays, labels, iron-ons and more. Creating custom vinyl graphics has never been faster or more affordable. The Roland stand will feature the SV-8, SV-12 and SV-15 models.

Graphics, Print and Sign Live Demo expo is a dedicated wide format print, signage, textile and garment printing, commercial print, digital label printing and short run digital packaging event.

The event will comply with current Covid-19 regulations to keep visitors and exhibitors safe. Entrance is free, please register online. The event is sponsored by Platinum Sponsors Roland and Stixo Signage Supplies and is supported by media partners Sign Africa, Africa Print and Modern Marketing.

Enter the Roland Speed Wrap Challenge

Compete in three easy steps:

– Register to visit the expo for free here.
– Visit the Roland stand and register up to three of your best wrappers and your registration will be confirmed with your time slot. Entries are free.
– Be present at your time slot and wrap a door in 10 minutes to the best standards.

Highest score takes it all. Every two hours be on top and grab quick cash.

Cash prizes

1st – R3500
2nd – R1750
3rd – R1000


Wrap Lord (professional wrapper) – score more than 45 points and double your money


Wrap King (winner bonus) – highest points of the day will be invited to compete in 2022.

The Speed Wrap challenge is brought to you by platinum sponsor Roland, vinyl sponsor GrafiWrap (distributed by Maizey Plastics) and expo organiser Sign Africa.

Register now.

Roland DG
+27 11 875 9300