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GLOBAL

Tailoring the customer experience boosts online sales

Annual online retail or "e-tail" sales now exceed $19 billion in Canada, AUS$21 billion in Australia, US$410 billion in the United States and US$1 trillion in China...

By Michael J. Armstrong and Narongsak (Tek) Thongpapa 31 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

#BODJHB: Chris Weylandt on the basics of retail

On day two of the Johannesburg version of Business of Design, Chris Weylandt explained his tactics to competing or rather leading in the retail game...

By Jessica Tennant 20 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

#EntrepreneurMonth: Chris Weylandt on the business of contemporary home decor design

Chris Weylandt, founder and CEO of furniture and decor retailer Weylandts, forms part of the impressive line-up at this year's Business of Design conference...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 18 Oct 2017

GLOBAL

Google Australia's ‘Hot Heads' video interview with Damon Stapleton

Google Australia's creative development team hosted Damon Stapleton, chief creative officer at DDB New Zealand in a special "take away" addition of Hot Heads from Cannes...

6 Sep 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Clarkson slips a gear

NEWSWATCH: The BBC has fired Jeremy Clarkson from top-rated petrol-head show, Top Gear, reports The Daily Beast ...

26 Mar 2015

SOUTH AFRICA

Facebook urges users to send nude pics to combat revenge porn

SYDNEY - Facebook is trying to combat "revenge porn" by encouraging users in Australia to submit their nude photos to a pilot project designed to prevent intimate images from being shared without consent...

9 Nov 2017

GLOBAL

Finalists for 2017 Global Awards announced

This year the Global Awards grand jury shortlisted 154 entries submitted from 22 countries worldwide...

17 Oct 2017

AUSTRALIA

The end of cookie cutters in digital marketing

Finding new and reliable ways to capture and engage with audiences has proved to be something of a challenge for the digital marketing space, and more than a few agencies have succumbed to the traps and pitfalls...

Issued by Impressive Digital 4 Oct 2017

AUSTRALIA

How much should an SME spend on marketing?

Marketing has evolved to the point where online is now king, with budget discussions for small businesses, in particular, centering on the world of social media, search engines, and email...

Issued by EAK Digital 25 Aug 2017

GLOBAL

London International Awards introduce Regional of the Year Awards in MEA

LIA has introduced Regional of the Year Awards to honour the best in each region, which will be an incentive for top companies in South Africa...

11 Jul 2017

GLOBAL

Saatchi & Saatchi Australia wins Grand Prix at Warc Innovation Awards

Saatchi & Saatchi Australia won both the Grand Prix and the Product Innovation Special Award for Toyota Land Cruiser at the global Warc Innovation Awards...

3 May 2017

GLOBAL

Skyfii rolls out its SaaS platform to 500 Woolworths' stores

The Australian data analytics and marketing services company Skyfii has signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with the Woolworths Group and has already rolled out its ‘IO' Software as a Service (SaaS) platform subscription data analytics services to 126 stores...

2 May 2017

AUSTRALIA

ABC appoints Google executive as first female chief

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: The Australian Broadcasting Corporation on Monday named Google executive Michelle Guthrie as its new managing director, the first woman to hold the top post at the public broadcaster...

22 Dec 2015

AUSTRALIA

How to find the first clients as a web design startup

Unfortunately, web design is not as profitable as it used to be for startups because of the fact that the competition is huge at the moment...

By Boris Dzhingarov 4 Sep 2015

AUSTRALIA

WPP develops networks in fast-growth markets through Australian acquisition

J. Walter Thompson has acquired a majority stake in Webling in Australia, an award-winning independent digital agency based in Sydney.

31 Aug 2015

AUSTRALIA

Publicis snaps up Australia's Match Media

PARIS, FRANCE: French advertising giant Publicis said on Wednesday it had bought Australia's leading independent media agency Match Media...

3 Jun 2015

AUSTRALIA

Australia has local Woolworths ad pulled for trivialising WWI campaign

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Australian supermarket chain Woolworths has pulled an advertising campaign after a backlash on social media...

15 Apr 2015

AUSTRALIA

IS hacks Australian airport website

HOBART, TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA: An Australian airport website was offline on Monday after being taken over by pro-Islamic State hackers who published messages supporting the jihadist group...

14 Apr 2015

AUSTRALIA

Australia clamps down on web pirates in 'Dallas Buyers Club' ruling

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: An Australian court has ordered six Internet service providers to release details of customers who shared the Hollywood film "Dallas Buyers Club" online. It could set a precedent for crackdowns on online piracy...

9 Apr 2015

AUSTRALIA

Prince Harry - not so 'selfie' assured

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: 'Selfies are bad', Prince Harry tells Aussie teen...

8 Apr 2015

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