About Us

Van’s is proud to be one of the only bookbinders in South Africa that still do their book binding by hand. We offer quality hand finishing and book binding.

Small Business, Van’s Bookbinders receives Investment from Novus Holdings (formerly, Paarl Media Group)

EPPING, June 08, 2017/Van’s Bookbinders/- Cape Town Small Business, Van’s Bookbinders has received a R2mil investment from Novus Holdings (formerly Paarl Media Group)
Van’s Bookbinders which was established in 2001, which initially started with 10 employees, has grown over the years and now employs 30 permanent staff members.

Ivan van Oudtshoorn, started working at Nasionale Pers in 1975, and was the first coloured tradesman based at their factory in Parow. After Nasionale Pers’ merge with Paarl Media in 2000, Ivan was given the opportunity to start his own hand binding division based at Paarl Print. Van’s Bookbinders completed all jobs by hand, and started purchasing 2nd hand machinery from other factories. Now with the investment received from Novus Holdings, Van’s already has an increased volume of work, and are able to employ more permanent staff.

About Van’s Bookbinders
Van’s Bookbinders is a book binding and print finishing company based in Epping Industria.