Ifutho is a high-quality printing paper that is suitable for all types of printing machines.
Ifutho paper is a product of Ifutho Investments PTY (LTD) which is 100% black owned and managed company and has 60% women ownership. The main objective of the company is to capitalise on the available opportunities and provide a platform for the previously disadvantaged individuals to participate in the mainstream economy in order to alleviate poverty. This will be achieved mainly through provision of sustainable employment and having meaningful impact on the community that the company operates in.
Our Business Model
The business concept is focussed around the opportunity to service the ever-increasing printing paper market. This includes both private and public sectors but more importantly the SME sector and schools.
This is the market gap that Ifutho paper cutting and wrapping operation aim to explore and capitalise. The South African office printing paper market is vast, spanning across private and public sectors. There is an enormous opportunity for Ifutho paper to make headways and capture sizable market share
To produce high quality products and offer high quality service in order to add value to our customers and create value for all stakeholders.
To be number one office printing paper supplier.
To create an innovative and agile company which offers product of highest quality and service of highest quality, in order to gain market share and create value for all shareholders.
Our operations are based in Ballito, which is under Ilembe District, we have leased a mini factory where we keep the equipments and also use it as our office. The production cycle is short which enables us to be flexible and agile in meeting our customers demands and also to be able to deliver on time. We have well trained staff that operates and manage our machine, safety and quality are two most important aspect of our operation.
About The Product
Our headline product is A4 and A3 office printing paper. The A4 size is in full production already, while the A3 size is anticipated to be in full production by the first quarter of 2019.
Material: 100% virgin wood pulp
Base Weight: 80g/m²
Whiteness: 102% – 104%
→ No jam in photocopy machine
→ Stay flat after copying
→ Leave no dust in the copy-machine
→ Nice appearance-white and clean
→ Nice touch-smooth and bulky
→ No see through-print both sides
Reams Per Box
297 x 210 mm
Reams Per Box
297 x 420 mm
The company is 100% black-owned and managed, 100% youth owned with a 60% women ownership.
The founders have all necessary business experience to manage the operations successfully. As a director, Mbalenhle Ngcobo poses a marketing related degree and honours in Media and Cultural Studies and has more than 6 years of demonstrative administration experience. She has proved to be well adapted and making great strides as a young female entrepreneur. Mbalenhle is well supported in the financial aspect of the business with access to highly qualified and experienced financial professionals.
There will also be four posts for operating the cutting machine, administration and also about six posts for logistics and delivery. This is expected to increase as the demand increase and production and logistics requirements increase. Initially, the company is expected to create five permanent jobs and this number is expected to grow significantly as the business grows.
Unit 1 Orxy Park
3 Hawk Road
Imbonini Business Park
060 5050 239
073 687 4535
We provide FREE DELIVERY, regardless of the quantity ordered, the turnaround time is expected to be two working days from the time of placing an order.