The year Shave & Gibson turns 40. Established in 1981, S&G has now been operating for four decades in the African market.
Shave & Gibson Security printing is chosen to print the 2011 Census papers for South Africa.
S&G is certified to operate under the FSC® accreditation.
Shave & Gibson launches a new brand within the company; earthpak™. A sustainable packaging solution.
Shave & Gibson Packaging (Pty) Ltd acquire a majority interest in Counterpoint Trading (Pty) Ltd, a leading manufacturer of paper bags, industrial wipes and related products.
Africard sold to Altech.
Shave & Gibson Security Printing acquire Africard, the largest manufacturer of credit and security cards in SA.
In the same year the company turned 35 years old, it received a fresh new corporate identity.
The company is acquired by its current Chairman and Group CEO, Simon Downes.
The security and cheque printing business Stradprint is acquired by Shave & Gibson.