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Lebone Litho Printers (Pty) Ltd is a 100% black owned organisation and manufacturer of full color commercial litho sheet fed, web fed and digital printing.The range of services we can provide are based upon experience in the production and delivery of high quality product as per our clients specifications.It is important to note that we are a Manufacturer and not an Agency or Brokerage.
We control all aspects of the production and quality of our manufactured products within our workflow and capacity and the range of these is inclusive of Printing, Binding, Die cutting, Foiling, UV varnishing, Laminating and finishing. Our current employee profile reflects a 95% inclusion of historically disadvantaged individuals. We have a high level, experienced, management team to deal with our clients diverse needs as well as our substantial internal human resources. Lebone Litho has a proven track record for delivering consistently high quality products and services at a competitive market related price and within the requested timeframes.
Valuing our Customers. Excelling in our industry. Partnering to create
Through continuous planning, we strive to achieve our vision by becoming a leading specialised printing company.
We agree with and abide by the Employment Equity Act of South Africa. We recognize and understand that the inequalities created by racial and gender discrimination in the past, has created a lack of both, education and employment opportunities, for the vast majority of our population and therefore a barrier to equal participation in personal economic growth and prosperity.Our policy is that previously disadvantaged individuals (Africans, Coloureds, Indians, Females and Disabled) will always hold the majority share of the company in terms of both ownership and the decision making processes.
Lebone Litho Printers is committed to the upliftment of developmental areas in South Africa. We believe that we have a responsibility to contribute as part of the private sector to redress the imbalances of the past. This ranges from political organisations, schools, youth and
Our organisation’s social responsibility and upliftment program is a flexible one which includes contribution to addressing the following issues:
- Health issues
- Crime prevention
- Sex education & nutrition
- Environmental issues
Lebone Litho Printers currently reflects an employee profile of 95% inclusion of historically disadvantaged individuals. Our organisation meets the required empowerment index as prescribed by South African Department of labour . The organisation is an equal opportunity employer and this is reflected in the staff compliment of the company.
Lebone Litho Printers has been operational for the past decade and it can be categorised as a medium sized operation enterprise.The company is a 100% black-owned business enterprise and has strategically committed itself as an organisation, to setting aside one percent of its annual profits for its Corporate Investment Programme.The company’s well established Corporate Investment Programme specifically targets its funding at the poorest of the poor communities in the Gauteng area.Lebone Litho Printers, as an organisation, meets the required Empowerment Index as prescribed by the South African Department of Labour.
The programs that receive financial support are related to the Environment, Health, Nutrition, Crime Prevention, HIV/AIDS and Sex Education and these programs are run in the poorer schools and disadvantaged communities of Gauteng Province.For more information concerning our Corporate Investment Programme, please refer to the section that deals in more detail with this matter (“Corporate Investment Programme”). Lebone Litho is an Equal Opportunity Employer and this is reflected in the staff compliment of the company.As a progressive organisation the issues of gender and disability have been addressed.An on-site inspection will verify and confirm adherence to labour relations issues.
Managing and Improving
Lebone Litho is most aptly positioned in Gauteng to provide critical services and meet aggressive turnaround targets within the province as well as in other provinces. The improved management and provisioning services are being applied across borders i.e. SADC Regions and includes our many social responsibility and poverty alleviation programs as well as job creation drives for our Youth, Females and the Disabled.
Chief Executive Officer
Keith Michael is one of of South Africa’s most notable and successful emerging entrepreneurs. His corporate demeanor, entrepreneurial prowess and economic performance within five years of founding this organisation have been endorsed with a Finalist Award for The World Entrepreneur Award 2005 the South African Chapter.
Reputable magazines and newspapers like The Financial Week and The Business Day have cited Keith as a Change Manager, a Creator of Growing Business Ventures and a Humanitarian Manager with Integrity.
His primary achievements focused on broad based black economic empowerment in developing and implementing strategies to include the previously disenfranchised in every business venture he initiates.His productive history includes a passion for Community Development and Support initiatives.
Challenges faced during his establishment years have afforded him the opportunity to function at maximum potential and are reflected in his Acquisition Management and his accountable and responsible control of budgets in excess of ZAR 250 million per annum.
Keith holds a Bachelors Degree of Commerce and Marketing and a Masters Degree in Business and Administration and is the Chief Executive Officer of Lebone Litho (Pty) Ltd.
Fierdous Zubeida Michael
Fierdous Zubeida Michael is a previously disenfranchised black female who has utilized every opportunity to become a role model in her community and in the workplace.
A testament to her proven staying power is the 8 years of loyal managerial service at the huge Edgars Group. Fierdous has also been a fiercely loyal supporter of her spouses entrepreneurial endeavors.
As a Managing Director she has earned the respect of her peers and colleagues alike by applying her superior motivational, negotiating and communicating skills in a highly pressurized environment.
Lebone Litho’s Corporate Social Investment Program has benefitted from her naturally caring nature irrespective of it being in the form of monetary assistance or through the self help opportunities she has contributed with. She voluntarily promotes our democratic values and socially supports the elderly and the disabled communities in Gauteng. She is a devoted mother of three children and proudly supports her husband Keith Michael without seeking any form of acknowledgment or accreditation.
Fierdous Zubeida Michael is indeed a Managing Director of strategic, operational and visionary value to Lebone Litho Printers (Pty) Ltd.
PureBrown is a fully owned subsidiary of Lebone Litho Printers rendering full service design agency solutions and creative expertise for the web, graphic and motion design markets.
Since these areas over lap and feed off each other, our broad range of specialists are able to brand your company more intelligently through wider media objectivity. We offer everything from the copy writing/conception of the ideas to the final output. With PureBrown you have direct access to the designer team rather than an account executive. That way we get to know you and your project requirements much quicker, creating an effective marketing solution that's on budget, on schedule and beyond expectations.
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Lebone Litho has an array of Bindery equipment capable of completing the most demanding finishing that our clients may require. The range of equipment includes:
• 5 Polar 115 Guillotines
• 3 MBO B330 Folding machines - multiple folding capabilities.
• 1 Stahl Folding machine - specialist pharmaceutical leaflet folder.
• Muller Martini Corona Perfect Binder - PUR and Hotmelt glueing applications.
• Muller Martini Presto E90 Saddle Stitcher - DL to A4 sized stitching capabilities.
• Muller Martini Prima Plus Saddle Stitcher - DL to Tabloid sized stitching capabilities.
• Aster Sewing 140 Thread Sewing Machine - Thread sewing for casebound hard cover books.
We have very experienced staff in our Bindery operation and no job is too big or too small.
Reproduction and CTP department
Lebone Litho has a complete Pre-Press Bureau that is equipped with:
• Multiple DTP stations.
• Proofing and Plotter printers.
• Plate imaging and processing equipment.
• Onsite and offsite data storage facilities.
• Our bureau is able to supply our pressroom with every possible pre press requirement they may have.
Litho Plates can be processed in preparation for the machine room within minutes of being imaged thus adding to the quick job delivery times on offer.
Lebone Litho has an established Packaging Division equipped with top of the range machinery to cater for our clients every packaging related requirement.
• Heidelberg 102 CD 6 colour + coater
• DCZ 1209 Sample Box Maker
• Bobst SP 102 - E Autoplaten
• Bobst Media 45 Folder Gluer
For many years Lebone Litho has been providing Security Printing Solutions to leading Financial Institutions, Retailers, Government Departments and listed Corporate Companies. Our track record and expertise allow us to provide you with peace of mind while we meet your exact and specific security printing requirements. Lebone Litho understands that, when printing documents with monetary value, advanced fraud deterring technology and a secure production environment are imperative. Both of these criteria are a non negotiable part of the Lebone Litho offering.
• Election Ballots
• FNB Savings Booklets
The iGen 3 gives us the flexibility to say yes to more customers. Now short runs are turned around is even faster. Every page can be customised and personalised combining colour with monochrome and all this with full variable data.
This press gives us the capability to produce - Print on demand books, Catalogues, Brochures, Annual Reports, Direct mail, Inserts, and Flyers with brilliant graphic arts quality. Speeds of between 1,200 sheets per hour for 363mm x 520mm full sized double-sided image and 7,200 copies per hour for a single sided print of 178mm x 178mm size can easily be achieved on this press.
Lebone Litho has a well equipped Web Printing Division consisting of 2 Man Roland Heatset Rotoman web presses and a Muller Martini Concepta web press. These presses have the ability to produce high quality multicoloured work on various grades of paper and they are most competitive with run lengths from 10 000 copies up.
The Rotoman presses have the capability of folding and sheeting inline. The Concepta press is fitted with a complete UV drying system and can crease, perforate, punch and die cut inline as well.
In an ideal world man and machine should work as a team to coordinate the printing process.The best way of ensuring efficient cooperation between the operator and the press is by creating a perfect flow of information between the two.
Our Prinect CP 2000 and CIP 4 control centres form a closed information link and unites the press operation, remote inking, register controls, CtP platemaking and the collection of press operating data via single touchscreen control consoles and this enhances the perfect flow of information to and from the individual operators.
Our Litho pressroom consisting of 6 multicolor sheetfed machines ranging from 2 colour presses to 8 colour presses, is capable of delivering high quality, full color Posters, Brochures, Magazines, Annual Reports, Catalogues and Textbooks with or without inline water based coatings.
The organisation's core business is related to printing and supplying of general full-colour work in terms of the production of high quality:
• A1 and A2 posters
• Full colour magazines (saddle stitched and perfect bound)
• Pop-up banners
• Learner Profiles for Education Departments
• Corporate promotional items
Lebone Litho is a highly experienced manufacturer and producer of top quality commercial litho sheet fed, web fed and security printing for a very diverse client base. We are not a Brokerage or an Agency but are manufacturers of a very wide range of products including:
• Security Documents
• Examination Papers
• Packaging Cartons
• Flyers, Leaflets and Pamphlets
• Election Ballots
• Point of Sale material
Lebone Litho's track record reflects a positive procurement and delivery procedure to meet the requirements of institutions within the corporate enviroment and Government systems where we were responsible for the provision of Learning and Teaching Support Materials within the classified "other" grouping of the earmarked funds budget of 2004.
Lebone Media (Pty) Ltd is a 100% black owned organisation specialising in the development of electronic platforms.
The range of services we provide are based on the delivery of high-quality digital solutions according to the specifications of our clients.
We control all aspects of the production and quality of our manufactured products within our workflow and capacity. Our team will assist you in converting your conventional training material into interactive electronic training material.