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Episode 157: Yoco, a new integrated point-of-sale and card payments solution.

Date: 12 Nov 2015
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Microfinance providers, mobile carriers drive financial inclusion for the unbanked

Mobile microfinance is liberating many of the world's poor, as service providers successfully facilitate financial inclusion...

26 Nov 2015 08:35

Sub-Saharan Africa presents varied view of consumer confidence levels

The latest Nielsen Consumer Confidence Index (Q3) shows a varied view for sub-Saharan Africa as despite it having increased by five points in Ghana (99) in the third quarter, it decreased five points in Nigeria (127), the first decline since inception of the CCI in quarter 3 of 2014...

Issued by Nielsen 24 Nov 2015 09:11

Thinkroom Consulting releases SME Landscape Study

Thinkroom Consulting's inaugural report, titled 'An SME Landscape Study: The Conduciveness of Starting and Conducting Business in Africa', was released on 19 November 2015...

23 Nov 2015 09:20

Ericsson launches Mobility Report

The Ericsson Mobility Report, launched 17 November, reveals a significant increase in mobile video consumption, which is driving nearly six times higher traffic volumes per smartphone in North America and Europe (2015 to 2021)...

18 Nov 2015 13:06

Join Millward Brown as they dig into regional findings and learn how you can optimise video creative across screens

Millward Brown's annual AdReaction study explores how, where and why multiscreen users in 42 countries are viewing video, and what marketers need to know to create video that is effective across screens...

Issued by Millward Brown 6 Nov 2015 10:39

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 156: Where we stand on programmatic RTB buying

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 5 November 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Paula Raubenheimer...

4 Nov 2015 10:38

Deloitte releases African Powers of Retailing report

The top 25 African retailers have a presence in 21 countries on a continent where strong economic progress over the past decade is reflected by the fact that 10 of these leading retailers now come from countries outside the traditionally dominant South African market...

4 Nov 2015 08:38

Experience, not price drives consumers' preferences in Africa

According to Professor Adré Schreuder, CEO of Consulta, customer experience has surpassed price as major purchasing driver in Africa...

20 Oct 2015 08:47

Africa's Best Brands - launch next week

'Brand Africa 100: Africa's Best Brands' will be launched at the Sandton Convention Center on 22 October 2015...

16 Oct 2015 10:23

Mobile contributes US $100bn to sub-Saharan Africa

The GSMA launched the Mobile Economy Report for sub-Saharan Africa 2015 at Mobile - 360 in Cape Town, yesterday, 8 October 2015...

9 Oct 2015 09:31

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 151: Twitter advertising and Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 1 October 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Stephen McIntyre and Dale Imerman...

30 Sep 2015 13:59

Nielsen launches world-first prospects ranking of sub-Saharan Africa

Global measurement company Nielsen's African Prospects Indicator provides investors in Africa with insights across a range of indicators, culminating in an unambiguous ranking of sub-Saharan African countries...

Issued by Nielsen 23 Sep 2015 10:34

Need to build on African innovation, rankings show promise

The Global Innovation Index 2015 (GII), co-published by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) a specialised agency of the UN, has released the 2015 rankings...

22 Sep 2015 12:59

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