Our Companies & Brands: Marketing and Retail Solutions
Along with the leading retail solutions provider, Hirt & Carter, Tiso Blackstar Group also owns Uniprint, Silo and Paton Tupper. All these companies provide market leadership in retail marketing, bespoke design, cutting edge technology and industry innovation. Collaboration between these companies provides clients with opportunities for creative and technical innovation.
Hirt & Carter is South Africa’s leading retail solutions provider. It is also the country’s foremost software development business in the retail sector. The company provides a complete end-to-end service offering of tailor-made systems and processes to manage the entire integrated shopper communication process.
This business designs, manufactures and distributes a diverse range of print products and services to customers and institutions that typically have markets or networks throughout Africa. These products include cartons, self-adhesive and unsupported labels and a wide range of transactional forms including security, gaming and election ballots.
Having been in business for more than 40 years, Paton Tupper is one of the most respected and largest below-the-line agencies in South Africa. Top local companies look to them to make their brands come alive through advertising, digital marketing, instore marketing and point of sale design and production.
Silo provides the largest unified brand resource in the country, including up-to-date images and a full metadata solution extending to product and promotional data from manufacturers, retailers and wholesale trade. Their systems are cloud-based and enable customers to have access to accurate, real-time product imagery and content.