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Episode 192: Zero Negative Energy launch with Adidas.

Date: 20 Oct 2016
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Where have all the papers gone?

One thing about newspapers during the holidays is, why are they so thin - with fewer editions...

By Chris Brewer 9 Jan 2017

'Profitable' Washington Post will expand newsroom

The Washington Post, purchased three years ago by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, will turn a profit in 2016 and expand its newsroom, defying the downward trend in the newspaper industry...

29 Dec 2016

#BestofBiz 2016: Marketing & Media

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

12 Dec 2016

The swing of pernicious media influence

I'm getting seriously worried about the changing media in South Africa (and throughout the world, for that matter)...

By Chris Brewer 5 Dec 2016

Family finance decisions are made on Sundays

Sundays, for many, are family days and a time of rest and relaxation. A day to unwind, dream of and plan for the future. Family finance decisions are often made on Sundays when there is time to discuss budgets for big ticket items...

By Daya Coetzee 25 Nov 2016

Soccer Laduma takes engagement to the next level

Keeping its readers in mind, Soccer Laduma has adopted a non-traditional hiring strategy by appointing some of its readers to senior roles in the publication...

24 Nov 2016

#Newsmaker: Vuyani Joni, editor of Soccer Laduma

Vuyani Joni was recently appointed as editor of Soccer Laduma, a weekly newspaper focusing on soccer news in South Africa. Joni was an avid reader of the newspaper and was offered a position at the paper...

By Beverley Klein 21 Nov 2016

NY Times sees rise in subscriptions after election

The New York Times reported a spike in subscriptions since the 8 November election, despite being called "fools" by president-elect Donald Trump for its coverage...

21 Nov 2016

Riana Howa appointed IOL editor

Independent Media on Monday announced the appointment of Riana Howa as the new editor of IOL (Independent Online) with immediate effect...

Issued by Independent Media 9 Nov 2016

Newspaper woes drag News Corp to loss

Weakness in newspaper advertising dented quarterly results of News Corp., which swung to a loss in the past quarter of declines in advertising and circulation, results showed on Monday...

8 Nov 2016

Independent shakes up senior editorial structure

Independent Media has announced significant changes to its senior editorial structure which include the announcement of three regional executive editors and changes at 11 of the group's titles, including six new editor appointments...

Issued by Independent Media 1 Nov 2016

Andrei Stenin photojournalism exhibition opens

Independent Media is the leading South African media partner for an exhibition of the winning entries of the a global photojournalism contest in memory of Russian photojournalist Andrei Stenin, who was killed in Ukraine in 2014...

Issued by Independent Media 27 Oct 2016

Rantao appointed as Independent Media Press Ombudsman

Independent Media has announced the appointment of Jovial Rantao, who is the chairperson of The African Editors Forum and the Southern African Editors Forum, as the company's Press Ombudsman...

Issued by Independent Media 25 Oct 2016

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