Nando's responds to that fake "azishe" poster
Nando's responds to that fake "azishe" poster

While Nando's appreciates the enthusiasm of fans who create ads in support of the brand, they say you've got to make sure it's fired up!...

12 hours ago

Uber is the Uber of Uber
Uber is the Uber of Uber

The third and latest rebrand of Uber has removed all references to taxis and transport. It is a completely generic corporate identity and Nicholas Kuhne says he thinks this has been done very strategically...

By Nicholas Kuhne 9 hours ago

Joe Public founders named 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year
Joe Public founders named 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year

Joe Public founders Pepe Marais and Gareth Leck were announced as 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year at this year's Entrepreneur of the Year competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business/Partners. This just off the back of being announced Loeries 2018 Agency of the Year...

By Jessica Tennant 14 Sep 2018

Give your brand the space to grow on Bizcommunity
Give your brand the space to grow on Bizcommunity

Give your brand the space to blossom on the biggest B2B website, catering to 18 professional industry sectors and niche audiences across Africa...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 14 Sep 2018

The 2018 Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards' investigative journalism and story of the year winners on stage.
Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards 2018 winners announced!

The Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards 2018 winners have been announced, with Bongani Fuzile of Daily Dispatch named Journalist of the Year...

13 Sep 2018

Fresh Living continues to buck the magazine trend with a proven ROI
Fresh Living continues to buck the magazine trend with a proven ROI

Over two million engaged, loyal readers; proven sales uplift and significant ROI for advertisers... Too good to be true, you might ask?..

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 13 Sep 2018

Elon Musk © .
Does influence come at too high a price?

Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg and Cheryl Sandberg all achieved celebrity status and added clout to their companies' social media presence. But once you hitch a personality to your brand, their actions (good or bad) are nearly impossible to uncouple from their business...

By Estelle Nagel 13 Sep 2018

Power to the publisher or death to memes? The Copyright Directive debate...
Power to the publisher or death to memes? The Copyright Directive debate...

NEWSWATCH: In a move to update internet copyright legislation and give publishing companies more power against internet behemoths, the European Parliament approved the Copyright Directive on Wednesday amid protests...

13 Sep 2018

Website automation: The beginning of the end?
Website automation: The beginning of the end?

In today's world, everyone needs an online presence for their company or brand, for those that say otherwise I say good luck to you...

By Keenan Bouwer 13 Sep 2018

CPJ produces safety kit for journalists
CPJ produces safety kit for journalists

The Committee to Protect Journalists has released a Safety Kit to promote greater journalist safety...

13 Sep 2018

Soweto Gold captures the market with its free Wi-Fi-enabled 3D wall murals
Soweto Gold captures the market with its free Wi-Fi-enabled 3D wall murals

Soweto Gold, the golden lager expertly brewed in Soweto, wanted to contribute to making social gatherings eKasi just a little more special by commissioning wall murals with built-in free Wi-Fi...

Issued by Owakhe Media 13 Sep 2018

Blind SA launches R1m fundraising campaign to #GiveWordsWings
Blind SA launches R1m fundraising campaign to #GiveWordsWings

Meropa Communications, as part of its pro-bono work, has developed and produced an ambitious fundraising campaign to raise R1m for non-profit organisation, Blind SA...

13 Sep 2018

Happy 20th Birthday, Google!
Happy 20th Birthday, Google!

September 2018 marks the celebration of 20 years of Google...

By Evan-Lee Courie 13 Sep 2018

ATL campaign for Absa CIB enhances 'Africanacity'
ATL campaign for Absa CIB enhances 'Africanacity'

The launch of 'I want to make that', Absa's new ATL campaign for Corporate and Investment Banking, is yielding strong results with its enhancement of Absa's new positioning of 'Africanacity'...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 13 Sep 2018

Boomtown gets Milki to #idairyu consumers
Boomtown gets Milki to #idairyu consumers

"Live life to the full" is the message in the latest campaign for Milki, the First Choice full-cream flavoured milk. Created by Boomtown, the digital campaign brings to life what it means to 'live life to the full'...

Issued by Boomtown 13 Sep 2018

#Newsmaker: Trevor Ndhlovu positioned to kick off Black River FC 2.0
#Newsmaker: Trevor Ndhlovu positioned to kick off Black River FC 2.0

Trevor Ndhlovu was promoted to MD of Black River FC less than a year after joining the agency, having played an important part to date in the acquisition of new clients...

By Jessica Tennant 13 Sep 2018

Can Nikes really help you run faster?
Can Nikes really help you run faster?

A new study on branding has a surprising answer...

By Doron Malka 13 Sep 2018

Michael Wokorach races towards the try line. Credit: APO.
Writing the story of the rise of African rugby

The APO Group presents 'The Incredible Rise of African Rugby' in a new published guide to the sport on the continent...

13 Sep 2018

The Assegai Awards: Judges for 2018 have been selected
The Assegai Awards: Judges for 2018 have been selected

The judging panel for the 2018 Assegai Awards has been selected. These individuals have been carefully chosen by the DMASA and have the collective local and international expertise required to judge all work from the marketing sector...

Issued by DMASA 13 Sep 2018

Image from WE Communications.
Results from WE Communications' Brands in Motion 2018 global study released

WE Communications has released results from its Brands in Motion 2018 global study. The data revealed that consumers worldwide continue to demand innovation...

13 Sep 2018

24.com launches innovative video solution with global partner Oovvuu
24.com launches innovative video solution with global partner Oovvuu

24.com and their media solutions division, The SpaceStation, have announced that they have partnered with global video supplier, Oovvuu...

Issued by The SpaceStation 13 Sep 2018

Messages of hope for those affected by cancer
Messages of hope for those affected by cancer

All those affected by cancer are being granted the opportunity to write messages of hope on two new vehicles and on their race numbers as part of the annual Algoa FM Big Walk for Cancer...

Issued by Algoa FM 13 Sep 2018

D&AD Impact Awards 2018 reveals shortlisted work
D&AD Impact Awards 2018 reveals shortlisted work

D&AD Impact has unveiled the list of 116 pieces of work that have been shortlisted at the third annual D&AD Impact Awards...

12 Sep 2018

The audience at the Heavy Chef Sextech event of which the first part was presented by Heidi Patmore. Image: Heavy Chef.
#Sextech: Chatbots, sex robots and impact on society (Part 2)

Heavy Chef invited Heidi Patmore, to talk about an incendiary topic: sextech, and how it is irrevocably impacting our lives...

By Juanita Pienaar 12 Sep 2018

The tango of Donald Trump and Nike
The tango of Donald Trump and Nike

Outrage. Hatred. These are not normally words you would say are the way forward for a brand. In the past, a brand has always tried to have a position that was not controversial. A position where you attacked your competitors and nobody else. You stayed in your lane. Stuck to your knitting...

By Damon Stapleton 12 Sep 2018

Mendonça on the move.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Diogo Mendonça

This week, we go behind the selfie with Diogo Mendonça, managing director of Blacksmith Collective...

By Leigh Andrews 12 Sep 2018

In-app programmatic exchange for Africa launched
In-app programmatic exchange for Africa launched

InMobi launches global in-app programmatic exchange in EMEA to provide premium mobile ad experiences...

12 Sep 2018

Winning packaging design from Pentawards 2018
Winning packaging design from Pentawards 2018

The winners have been revealed for the 12th annual Pentawards, a prestigious worldwide competition devoted exclusively to packaging design...

12 Sep 2018

Remember to remember me - making advertising stick
Remember to remember me - making advertising stick

Louise Hefer shares five rules to keep in mind when trying to build lasting impressions in advertising...

By Louise Hefer 12 Sep 2018

5 ways good content marketing can help your business grow
5 ways good content marketing can help your business grow

Start-up businesses are normally more apprehensive about marketing, in terms of what they will try and what they will spend. Although this restraint is often in their best interest seeing as they have limited budgets and staff, it can also end up hurting them...

By Candace Bosch 12 Sep 2018

Riverbed's evolution inspires agency rebrand
Riverbed's evolution inspires agency rebrand

In this month of new beginnings, Riverbed announces its rebrand, revealing a modern look that's more closely aligned to its renewed vision...

Issued by Riverbed 12 Sep 2018

Final call for entry to the Stevie Awards for Women in Business
Final call for entry to the Stevie Awards for Women in Business

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business is still open for nominations to all female entrepreneurs, executives and employees worldwide until Friday, 28 September 2018...

12 Sep 2018

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