Paarl Media is one of South Africa's leading, and most technologically advanced professional printing groups, with eleven specialised printing operations nationwide. The company services the country through its printing of all medium to long run requirements of magazines, retail inserts, catalogues, books, newspapers, commercial work, labels and educational materials.
Paarl Media's competitive advantage is entrenched in its more than a 100 years of experience in offering its clients a comprehensive range of printing facilities including publication gravure, heatset web offset, sheetfed, specialised book, coldset and UV flexographic self-adhesive labels.
Paarl Media employs over 1500 employees and over 500 enterprise development employees, and is recognised for having the most technically advanced and competent staff. The Group's commitment to skills development is evident through the development of its own internationally accredited training institute, the Paarl Media Academy launched in 2008. Paarl Media currently holds a Level Four BEE accreditation.
Paarl Media is committed to responsible printing and has taken the industry lead in proactively developing stringent environmental policies to limit the impact on natural resources. Paarl Media (FSC-C022948) was the first African printer to receive FSC™ (Forestry Stewardship Council™) CoC (Chain of Custody) certification.