Barkev is a well-established 30 year old Durban based company with branches in Cape Town and Johannesburg. We represent a host of manufacturers who specialise in print consumables for the graphics industry, which are imported and distributed throughout South Africa, Africa and Mauritius.
To complement our product range we also have an Engineering division based at our head office in Pinetown where we manufacture and sharpen a wide range of products used within and outside the print packaging industry. Barkev Engineering also supply a wide variety of components into the industrial sector.
Barkev is a family values based business where it's about relationships not just the bottom line. We are people who appreciate our clients first and foremost and demonstrate that through our service and industry knowledge complimented by a range of world class products and services.
To be the preferred supplier of dynamic solutions to an ever evolving industry through great service and product knowledge
Sourcing innovative and market leading products that are cost effective to our clients and will improve efficiencies and their bottom line.
Consistent product training and development while being aware of the environment and maintaining standards that aim to reduce our carbon footprint
Years Of Printing & Packaging Industry Knowledge
Meters Of Guillotine & Granulator Blade Edges Sharpened
Units Of Anvils, Dish Blades & Crush Cutters Sharpened
Units Of CNC Engineering Components Machined
Barkev are the Southern African agents and distributors for the full range of Scapa cushion mounting tapes use in all flexography printing processes. Look no further should you require any, read more and contact one of our technical sales consultants to assist you further.
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