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Wave goodbye to 'pale, stale, male' industry events with WiM Africa

Women in Marketing (WiM) Africa launches through their Loeries Masterclass today. Find out why it's an opportunity to showcase to the rest of the world the transformative creativity and innovation that comes from the continent, the African stories that can resonate with anyone and the world-class work being done here...

By Leigh Andrews 20 hours ago

#Loeries2018: All the print and out of home crafts finalists!
#Loeries2018: All the print and out of home crafts finalists!

Finalists in the print and out of home crafts categories have been announced for the Loeries 2018...

20 hours ago

New Windhoek campaign underlines men who are 'Made of the Right Stuff'
New Windhoek campaign underlines men who are 'Made of the Right Stuff'

In its new brand campaign, focusing on men who are 'Made of the Right Stuff', Windhoek has selected as its first ambassador, mountaineer Sibusiso Vilane, the first black African to scale all seven of the world's major mountain peaks and the first to successfully summit the world's greatest and most revered mountain, Everest. As an ambassador for the brand, he illustrates the inherent values of the brand's new marketing campaign.

23 Jan 2013

Chris Moerdyk
First National Blunder

I have to say that I really liked the FNB campaign that the ANC hated so much.

By Chris Moerdyk 23 Jan 2013

Chewing gum sustaining growth in SA gum market
Chewing gum sustaining growth in SA gum market

The Living Standard Measure profile of chewing gum versus bubble gum brands are notably different, however, it is the growth in the number of chewing gum rather than bubble gum consumers that is sustaining the SA gum market, according to the latest report released by Analytix BI, "South Africa Brand Report: Consumers of Chewing Gum/Bubble Gum".

Issued by Analytix BI 23 Jan 2013

2012 was big, but 2013 made a promise!

2012 was a big year for The Brand Union Africa as they set their business to take advantage of the seismic shifts taking place in their, and the broader, marketing landscape.

By Gary Bryant, Issued by Brand Union 23 Jan 2013

UCT and GetSmarter present most comprehensive portfolio of marketing short courses yet
UCT and GetSmarter present most comprehensive portfolio of marketing short courses yet

With South African mobile penetration now at 100% and the rapid adoption of smart phones, the marketing landscape in South Africa is continually evolving to cater for advancements in the realm of digital and traditional mediums.

Issued by Get Smarter 23 Jan 2013

Sasfin renews sponsorship on airport.tv
Sasfin renews sponsorship on airport.tv

A great partnership is being enjoyed between Sasfin and Provantage's airport.tv, with the specialist banking and financial services group renewing its sponsorship for a period of two years.

Issued by Provantage Media Group 23 Jan 2013

New logo for Coface group
New logo for Coface group

On 21 January 2013, the Coface Group rolled out its new brand identity across its 66 companies.

23 Jan 2013

ICT Worx appointed as first IBM authorised training partner

ICT Worx has formally been appointed the first IBM authorised training partner in South Africa under a new global model. Effective January 2013, IBM's authorised training partners will deliver training directly to clients, using its original developed training materials.

23 Jan 2013

Chemory Gunko
Five points to consider when choosing your email database provider

Nowadays it seems that there are a million email and contact databases to choose from for your marketing - and whatever your budget, if you look hard enough, you'll find a price point to suit you.

By Chemory Gunko 23 Jan 2013

International line-up for EXSA/Manch conference
International line-up for EXSA/Manch conference

EXSA has once again partnered with Manch Communications in organising the third international conference for the exhibition industry in Africa. The conference will see global exhibition industry icons speaking on a wide variety of topics under the title, "Developing Africa as a Global Exhibition Destination".

Issued by EXSA 23 Jan 2013

New intern for BASA's RMB-supported intern programme
New intern for BASA's RMB-supported intern programme

AFDA graduate, Mondli Magenuka, has joined Business and Arts South Africa as its intern for 2013. Magenuka becomes the fourth BASA intern in a programme that has received the support of BASA member, Rand Merchant Bank (RMB).

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 23 Jan 2013

Sid Peimer
e-nuf is e-nuf: social media and our sanity

I know as much about social media as I do about the precise audience profile of You magazine (except for my mom - I know her). Even though we can all work with reach and frequency to get ARs, there's more to media planning than just the numbers (although I have met the odd media planner who prefers paint by numbers - painful).

By Sid Peimer 23 Jan 2013

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New web, mobisite offers NPO donation options

To encourage South Africans to support non-profit organisations (NPOs), Vodacom has created a newly launched web and mobisite that enables the public to search for an NPO, read its basic profile, view what projects and needs it has, contact it and make a cash donation in a safe and easy way through a dedicated short code SMS.

23 Jan 2013

Marion Scher
The big in-house vs agency communication quandary

A question I'm constantly being asked, possibly as a result of shrinking budgets, is whether organisations should take communications totally in-house or use one or more agencies.

By Marion Scher 23 Jan 2013

Next Ikasi Experience market in February
Next Ikasi Experience market in February

Ikasi Experience, founded in October 2012, offers a monthly township market at Look Out Hill, a prime spot in Khayelitsha, one of Cape Town's largest townships. The next one is Saturday 9 February 2013 from 12 noon to 8pm. (video)

23 Jan 2013

Amy Johnson
Digital marketing 2013: Lessons from the past

At midnight on 31 December 2012, champagne was popped and the year 2013 was ushered in. The start of a new year always brings about change, or at least the resolve to change. In the business world, it's no different. Marketing strategists and account managers will be on the lookout for trends that they can implement into their digital marketing strategy for the New Year. So what are these trends? What are the best practice tips to implement them? And how are they arrived at?

By Amy Johnson 22 Jan 2013

The table is set for Decorex SA's 15th year in the Mother City

Decorex Cape Town, one of South Africa's finest décor, design and lifestyle exhibitions, sets the proverbial table for its 15th year in the Mother City, serving up a blissful, feel-good show in 2013.

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 22 Jan 2013

Radio legend joins OFM
Radio legend joins OFM

South African radio legend Tony Blewitt will soon be heard across central South African homes and businesses when he joins OFM on 2 February.

Issued by OFM Radio 22 Jan 2013

Conduit's BEST FULL Studios
Conduit's BEST FULL Studios

Conduit Productions is pleased to announce the formal services of our award winning studio as a stand alone supplier to the production industry. Introducing BEST FULL, a design driven VFX house, dedicated to creating world class VFX and motion content.

Issued by Conduit Studios 22 Jan 2013

[2013 trends] 'Goodvertising' - the key to brand leadership
[2013 trends] 'Goodvertising' - the key to brand leadership

There's a transformational shift happening and it's picking up pace in the New Year. Business and its far-reaching (some might say overreaching) arm, advertising, are becoming more responsible, more caring and more sustainable.

By Thomas Kolster 22 Jan 2013

Rosey Sekese on 'special leave'

Communications director general Rosey Sekese has been put on special leave, the department said on Monday (21 January).

22 Jan 2013

Six business trends that will shape the world in 2013
Six business trends that will shape the world in 2013

Making predictions in a world that moves as quickly as the one we live in today is brave and perhaps even a little foolish. But based on the way the world evolved last year, here are a few trends I expect to play out in 2013 and beyond.

By Stephanie Houslay, Issued by Jetweb 22 Jan 2013

[2013 trends] Targeted direct marketing to come into its own
[2013 trends] Targeted direct marketing to come into its own

The year ahead is unlikely to see any fantastical new developments in direct marketing; in fact, it's more likely to be characterised by the maturing of existing technologies and a return to more traditional practices.

By Warren Moss 22 Jan 2013

The increasing influence of digital
The increasing influence of digital

Right now, several major shifts are taking place in South Africa and across the continent, which are dramatically increasing the relevance and influence of digital across the communication landscape.

Issued by Gloo 22 Jan 2013

[2013 trends] The year of the snake
[2013 trends] The year of the snake

Context is king, but knowing what's around the next corner takes a little more than 20/20 vision. To find out what trends, innovations or environmental changes could affect your brand's future in 2013, here's some foresight.

By Oresti Patricios 22 Jan 2013

Print ads most successful way to reach consumers
Print ads most successful way to reach consumers

Despite the myth that consumers do not notice advertising anymore, research results in fact show the exact opposite; and what's more, these results also prove print advertising's efficacy, says Ask Afrika's Dr Amelia Richards, client services director for the company.

22 Jan 2013

FNB pulls ad; Zille pulls out
FNB pulls ad; Zille pulls out

NEWSWATCH: Mail & Guardian reports FNB has folded in the face of intense criticism from the ANC over a series of videos from the bank's 'You Can Help' campaign, and pulled the videos. Meanwhile, the DA's Helen Zille has pulled out of a New Age business breakfast after reports arose claiming that the events are funded with public money, reports iafrica.com.

By Rod Baker 22 Jan 2013

Prof Anton Eberhard to address Cape Town Press Club
Prof Anton Eberhard to address Cape Town Press Club

On Wednesday 23 January 2013, Prof Anton Eberhard will address the Cape Town Press Club at 12.30pm at the Pavilion, Kelvin Grove Club, Newlands. He is a professor at the University of Cape Town where he directs the Management Programme in Infrastructure Reform and Regulation at the Graduate School of Business.

22 Jan 2013

Fotolia joins Pinterest's image attribution program
Fotolia joins Pinterest's image attribution program

As the newest member of Pinterest's image attribution program, stock image provider, Fotolia, is reportedly delivering substantial improvements for stock photographers and illustrators whose work appear on Pinterest. Images in the stock image provider's collection that are pinned to Pinterest will now be labeled as a Fotolia image and include image information.

22 Jan 2013

Telkom launches SME competition
Telkom launches SME competition

To support the small and medium size enterprises (SME) sector, Telkom Business is running a competition with prizes valued at R750,000, as part of its desire to create a lasting partnership with SMEs.

22 Jan 2013

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