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PG Bison boosts capacity with 6th melamine press

  PG Bison, South Africa’s leading wood panel, has installed and commissioned its sixth melamine faced board (MFB) press, which came online on 21 August 2019. “This is…

Meet the 1.618 judges: Dale Friedman

On 21 August, our panel of 1.618 Education Initiative judges came together to assess this year’s competition entries. It was a long day of deliberating, but we were…

Meet the 1.618 judges: Livia Coetzee-Stein

Submissions for this year’s 1.618 Education Initiative are now closed and we’re close to beginning the judging process. This is an intensive process that involves input from our…

Communities Come Together at PG Bison’s Annual Ugie Knockout Cup

There were smiles all round at this year’s annual PG Bison Ugie Knockout Cup on 8 and 9 June, as community members from four towns came together for…

Jada’s Board Hyper Showroom Launch

PG Bison believes that supporting our clients is important, not only in building long-term relationships with them, but in helping them to serve their own customers better –…

Getting a Handle on Your Cabinetry Hardware

The handles you choose for your cabinets can affect the overall look and feel of a room, as can the way they are placed. Here are some tips…

The work triangle – a useful kitchen design tool

When designing your kitchen, it’s important not just to think about the colours and textures you want to incorporate, but also about a layout that will make working…

Kayla’s Design Indaba Experience

Kayla Vieira was the 2018 runner-up of PG Bison’s annual 1.618 Education Initiative. She won an all-expenses paid trip to the 2019 Design Indaba in Cape Town plus…

Discover the authentic touch of MelaWood SupaTexture

If there’s one thing we’ve learnt about designing with wood products, it’s that looks aren’t everything. Appreciating wood is as much about the way it feels – the…

1.618 Education Initiative: Creating opportunities for young designers

PG Bison’s 1.618 Education Initiative is an annual design competition aimed at third year students. The Education Initiative is now in its 26th year and has established itself…