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#CannesLions2018: SDG Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: SDG Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Lions shortlist has been released, with an SA entry making the grade...

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#CannesLions2018: Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Creative Effectiveness Lions shortlist has been released...

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PRC brings Nielsen fused brand and PAMS data to enrich understanding of consumption
PRC brings Nielsen fused brand and PAMS data to enrich understanding of consumption

Nielsen will release consumer panel data fused with 2017 PAMS data in August this year. This is an enhanced survey that will provide the industry with rich information on 200 consumer goods categories and more than 5,000 brands...

Issued by Nielsen 12 Jun 2018

Assegai Awards 2018 open for entries
Assegai Awards 2018 open for entries

The Direct Marketing Association of South Africa (DMASA) has announced that the Assegai Awards for 2018 are open for entries as of 12 June 2018...

12 Jun 2018

Mall and Retail Indaba set for Sandton in June
Mall and Retail Indaba set for Sandton in June

The third annual Mall and Retail Indaba for shopping centre and retail managers and marketers will be held at the Balalaika Protea Hotel in Sandton on 13 and 14 June 2018...

12 Jun 2018

African TV series competition finalists announced
African TV series competition finalists announced

The Africa Channel has announced the 20 finalists in the competition for Best TV Series entered into the inaugural Zanzibar TV Series Festival and Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF)...

12 Jun 2018

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#OrchidsandOnions: Nothing beats this Benz... or the hope that sport can one day unite us

It was one of the most talked-about pieces of marketing in quite a few months, the Mercedes-Benz recreation of its famous 1990 TV commercial, about how one of its brilliantly engineered cars saved the life of its driver when he crashed 100m down the side of Chapman's Peak outside Cape Town...

By Brendan Seery 12 Jun 2018

The shopping centre is dead. Long live the shopping centre.
The shopping centre is dead. Long live the shopping centre.

Every year nine million people view the Mona Lisa. People still flock to live events at stadiums. Why; when they can see it on video, in HD and 3D and AR, etc...

By Danette Breitenbach 12 Jun 2018

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The One Club's Portfolio Night 14 selects young creative All-Stars

The One Club for Creativity has announced the latest group of Portfolio Night All-Stars, the top young creative as selected by industry professionals from each of the 19 cities around the world that participated in its recent global Portfolio Night 14...

12 Jun 2018

Do you know what it takes to build a 21st-century brand?
Do you know what it takes to build a 21st-century brand?

With the rise of the connected individual, marketers must re-think the way they build a brand to be future fit for the digital savvy consumers...

By Carmen Murray 12 Jun 2018

Cannes Lions Entertainment Jury 2017 presents: The Art of Branded Entertainment
Cannes Lions Entertainment Jury 2017 presents: The Art of Branded Entertainment

The Art of Branded Entertainment delves into the wide range of entries submitted to the annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity by thousands of agencies worldwide...

Issued by VML South Africa 12 Jun 2018

Exhibition stands 101
Exhibition stands 101

When it comes to exhibition stands the choices can be endless and the process daunting, here's how to navigate exhibition stand options...

By Adele von Well, Issued by GL events 12 Jun 2018

Global inequalities and the digital future dissected by media
Global inequalities and the digital future dissected by media

This week around 2,000 guests from 100 countries will discuss various aspects of 'Global Inequalities' at the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum (GMF) in Bonn, Germany...

12 Jun 2018

Think Creative Hub’s cofounders and creative directors Nkgabiseng ‘Nkgabi’ Motau and Mukondi Ralushayi.
#YouthMonth: Think like these young, creative African females...

Think Creative Hub's cofounders and creative directors Nkgabiseng 'Nkgabi' Motau and Mukondi Ralushayi explain their Cannes Lions links and why they just couldn't ignore feeling the itch of entrepreneurship two years ago...

By Leigh Andrews 12 Jun 2018

New Blood Shift 2018 campaign is launched by D&AD
New Blood Shift 2018 campaign is launched by D&AD

D&AD's free 12-week night school that provides young people without qualifications with a leg up into the creative industries, is back for a third year...

12 Jun 2018

Weylandts comes home to M&C Saatchi Abel
Weylandts comes home to M&C Saatchi Abel

Weylandts has appointed M&C Saatchi Abel as its lead agency for all marketing and communications activity...

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 12 Jun 2018

Special offers to suit your budget
Special offers to suit your budget

Gallagher Convention Centre is offering special conference packages to warm their clients and their budgets this winter...

Issued by Gallagher Convention Centre 12 Jun 2018

African Development Bank launches Coding for Employment programme
African Development Bank launches Coding for Employment programme

The African Development Bank, together with partners, launched the Coding for Employment programme at the African Innovation Summit in Kigali, Rwanda...

12 Jun 2018

How to maximise your social media reach
How to maximise your social media reach

It is without a shadow of a doubt that whichever business you find yourself in, social media is a must in order to maximise reach with your target audience. Thoriso Kolobe list tools you can use to design a pretty simple social media plan that maximises reach...

By Thoriso Kolobe 12 Jun 2018

South Africa's Lisa MacLeod elected as first female vice president of Wan-Ifra
South Africa's Lisa MacLeod elected as first female vice president of Wan-Ifra

Lisa MacLeod, head of digital at Tiso Blackstar Group, South Africa has been elected vice president of Wan-Ifra...

12 Jun 2018

#NewCampaign: Cosmopolitan SA petitions to end tampon tax
#NewCampaign: Cosmopolitan SA petitions to end tampon tax

Cosmopolitan South Africa has launched a petition to end tampon tax, calling all women to campaign against period poverty in South Africa...

By Jessica Tennant 12 Jun 2018

#Newsmaker: Sarah Browning-de Villiers joins Publicis Machine
#Newsmaker: Sarah Browning-de Villiers joins Publicis Machine

Sarah Browning-de Villiers, former deputy editor at Cosmopolitan SA and the gal behind its #TamponTaxMustFall campaign, recently joined Publicis Machine as chief content officer in the narrative content marketing team...

By Jessica Tennant 12 Jun 2018

Wayne Bishop, MD of PhD South Africa and Cannes Lions 2018 Media shortlist juror.
#CannesLions2018: "In SA, good creative is everywhere!" - Wayne Bishop

With less than a week to go before the 2018 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity begins, Wayne Bishop, MD of PhD, explains his role as Cannes Media Lions shortlist juror...

By Leigh Andrews 12 Jun 2018

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Mediamark and Gumtree Media team up to offer unique service to SA advertisers

Gumtree Media and Mediamark are teaming up to offer SA advertisers a unique service...

11 Jun 2018

Applications open for second Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa
Applications open for second Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa

Google has opened applications for class two of its Launchpad Accelerator Africa programme, extending it in the process to a further 12 African countries...

By Tom Jackson 11 Jun 2018

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Nielsen Sports unpacks biggest commercial sports trends for 2018

Nielsen Sports recently hosted an industry breakfast that outlined the five biggest commercial sports trends for 2018. These trends will have a notable influence on the way sporting codes, brands, broadcasters and publishers play the game in the future...

11 Jun 2018

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Mind your Ts and Cs

Have you ever been asked to write an opinion piece? I recently had the misfortune of receiving such a request, and while baulking internally, I was powerless to prevent my ego from commandeering my vocal chords and saying yes...

By E. Herridge 11 Jun 2018

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ACA sells AAA School of Advertising stake to Richfield

The Association for Communication and Advertising NPC (ACA) has announced that it is selling its shareholding in the AAA School of Advertising (AAA) to Richfield Holdings...

11 Jun 2018

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The argument for making lower quality ads: Targeting Generation Z

There are a number of reports of agencies missing the point when it comes to the youngest generation of consumers, Generation Z. Often, too little time is spent optimising content for this generation's platforms-of-choice, such as Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook...

By Hlumelo Ndoni 11 Jun 2018

Creating better customer experience in Africa
Creating better customer experience in Africa

Services companies can unlock a better customer experience with a modern business solution and focussing on business efficiency...

By Matthew Kibby 11 Jun 2018

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How to get the best out of radio advertising

Making radio work for your company requires strategy, skilled media buying and an engaging creative. But what makes a radio ad engaging?...

By Margie Knap 11 Jun 2018

Is pet 'parenting' driving SA industry growth?
Is pet 'parenting' driving SA industry growth?

Insight Survey's latest SA Pet Care Industry Landscape Report 2018 discusses the global and local pet care markets based on the latest information and research...

Issued by Insight Survey 11 Jun 2018

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