Our Products & Services
Printing-Packaging ConsumablesBarkev is a preferred supplier of dynamic products and solutions to meet an ever evolving industrial printing-packaging and manufacturing consumables industry.
Blade Design and ManufacturingWe specialise in custom industrial blade design and manufacture, whether it be for a new application or replacement blades.
Blade SharpeningWe have a wide range of machinery capable or re sharpening majority of blade types.
CNC Component ManufacturingOur CNC capabilities are continuously evolving to grow our capabilities. We run specialised one offs and high volume orders.
General engineeringOur conventional machinery workshop is equipped to handle everyday needs and urgent breakdowns.
105 Years Of Printing & Packaging Industry Knowledge
19231 Meters Of Guillotine & Granulator Blade Edges Sharpened
43986 Units Of Anvils, Dish Blades & Crush Cutters Sharpened
225047 Units Of CNC Engineering Components Machined
Meet Our Team
KEVIN ALLAN Chief Executive Officer
KEVIN ALLAN Chief Executive Officer Kevin Raymond Allan – Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Barkev. Kevin is a printer by trade and involved in the print packaging industry for the last 48 years. Saw a
Peter J Piper Group General Manager
Peter J Piper Group General Manager Peter brings broad management experience both locally and internationally to Barkev and drives business development, marketing, sales and group performance.
Grant Jolliffe Group Financial Manager
Grant Jolliffe Group Financial Manager Grant Jolliffe Professional Accountant (SA): Grant joined the Barkev Team after serving 10 years at a medium-sized audit firm in Cape Town and heads up the Finance, HR and Admin te
Barbara Allan Human Resource
Barbara Allan Human Resource Barbara Allan – HR. Barbara has been with Barkev since inception 1988 and takes care of all the confidential documents and many other duties within the Group.
Brett Allan Operations Manager
Brett Allan Operations Manager Brett Allan – Operations manager. Brett joined Barkev in 2005 after completing his Tool jig and die making trade. He continues to study and gain further knowledge to assist him w
Marc Allan Export Manager
Marc Allan Export Manager Marc Allan – Export Manager. Marc joined Barkev in 1996 and was part of the KZN sales team, moving to Johannesburg in 2007 to manage the Gauteng sales office. In 2013 he return
Michael Allan Sales Manager - CPT
Michael Allan Sales Manager - CPT Michael Allan – Sales Manager Cape Town. Michael started my apprenticeship at ES & A Robinsons in 1975. Which later become DRG. Qualified as a Gravure Machine Minder in
Anton de Bruijn Sales Manager KwaZulu-Natal
Anton de Bruijn Sales Manager KwaZulu-Natal Anton joined us in January 2017, he brings many years of high-end sales and sales management to the team and he is tasked to lead our sales team in KwaZulu-Natal.