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Episode 185: Online retail with the CTO of Emerce Commerce.

Date: 18 Aug 2016
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Spitfire helps Ogilvy shake things up - and bag a bird with KFC!
Spitfire helps Ogilvy shake things up - and bag a bird with KFC!

Massive congratulations to the whole Ogilvy team for bagging two Loeries for KFC's Shakin' Shakin'! Spitfire Films and director AK are honoured and proud to have been involved in this exciting project...

By Eliot Powell, Issued by Spitfire Films 1 hour ago

Kyle Lewis directs Caster Semenya tribute for Nike
Kyle Lewis directs Caster Semenya tribute for Nike

Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis directed Unlimited Fight, Nike's tribute to South Africa's 2016 Olympic Gold medallist, Caster Semenya...

Issued by Arcade Content 2 hours ago

Sunu captures energy of Africa in new Standard Bank spot
Sunu captures energy of Africa in new Standard Bank spot

Egg Films' Sunu directed Never Stop Moving Forward, TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris' new pan-African campaign for Standard Bank...

Issued by Egg Films 2 hours ago

Pour Your Heart Out: Woodland Dairy's campaign to share its goodness
Pour Your Heart Out: Woodland Dairy's campaign to share its goodness

The First Choice Custard 'Pour Your Heart Out' initiative is one way Woodlands Dairy showcases its brand ethos, and how important it views giving back to communities...

Issued by Boomtown 3 hours ago

Gorilla named Agency of the Year at the Mobile Marketing Association's Smarties Awards
Gorilla named Agency of the Year at the Mobile Marketing Association's Smarties Awards

The digital creative agency walked away with seven awards at the Smarties and wrapped up the weekend with two Loeries...

Issued by Gorilla 1 day ago

Propeller exec selected as international judge
Propeller exec selected as international judge

Propeller Films' executive producer, Russell Underhill, has been chosen as one of only four South African judges at the Lisbon International Advertising Festival. He'll be judging the Craft category...

Issued by Propeller Films 1 day ago

CANSA's 'Testi-monials' from FCB Cape Town, Hellocomputer one of 2016 Loeries' most awarded
CANSA's 'Testi-monials' from FCB Cape Town, Hellocomputer one of 2016 Loeries' most awarded

The campaign devised by FCB Cape Town and brought to life by its sister agency, Hellocomputer, for Cancer South Africa earlier this year was one of the most awarded at the 2016 Loerie Advertising Awards Festival...

Issued by FCB Africa 1 day ago

Y&R SA and NATIVE VML partner up to form VML and Y&R Africa Group
Y&R SA and NATIVE VML partner up to form VML and Y&R Africa Group

Y&R South Africa and NATIVE VML are partnering to form the VML and Y&R Africa Group, a digitally integrated offering that will be positioned to deliver on the needs of an increasingly connected world...

2 days ago

[Orchids & Onions] DStv gets a gold for its top Olympics coverage
[Orchids & Onions] DStv gets a gold for its top Olympics coverage

It wasn't old Wayde van Niekerk's triumph that had me glued to DStv over the past fortnight - I have rediscovered the fascinating, multifaceted world of international sport and have been watching events I never would normally dream on wasting time on - gymnastics, archery, shooting, even the lesser attractive field events like women's discus...

By Brendan Seery 2 days ago

Arcade scoops four Silvers at the Loeries
Arcade scoops four Silvers at the Loeries

Arcade Content has continued its steady rise, dominating the Music Video category at the Loeries with two Silvers and picking up another two Silvers, three Bronzes and a Craft Certificate for its brand films...

Issued by Arcade Content 2 days ago

Terence Neale scores Direction Craft Gold hat-trick at Loeries
Terence Neale scores Direction Craft Gold hat-trick at Loeries

Egg Films - the top ranked South African production company last year - had another great Loerie Awards, with its directors taking home three Golds, Silver, Bronze and two Craft Certificates...

Issued by Egg Films 2 days ago

#WomensMonth: Women in advertising - Laura Jordan-Bambach
#WomensMonth: Women in advertising - Laura Jordan-Bambach

Susan Credle, global chief creative officer at FCB, spoke to women in advertising during the DStv Seminar of Creativity. In this episode she speaks to Laura Jordan-Bambach, creative director at Mr. President... (VIDEO)

2 days ago

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CEOs invigorate your marketing teams to achieve your 2017 marketing objectives

A recent study from Stein IAS, in partnership with the Chief Executive Group, revealed that CEOs have evolved their expectations for marketing. But they don't think their CMOs are evolving with them...

By Bandile Ndzishe 2 days ago

Ogilvy & Mather catches its sixth consecutive Loeries Grand Prix
Ogilvy & Mather catches its sixth consecutive Loeries Grand Prix

The O&M group took home 52 awards including a Grand Prix for KFC "Everyman Meals"...

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather 3 days ago

A showcase of talent at the Loeries as Young Creatives Award winners are announced
A showcase of talent at the Loeries as Young Creatives Award winners are announced

The Adams & Adams Young Creatives Award, for the exceptional achievement of individuals aged 27 or younger, has been awarded to Katie Mylrea, art director at Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town and Amori Brits, head of design at Shift Joe Public...

Issued by Loeries 3 days ago

Facebook's Nunu Ntshingila-Njeke inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame
Facebook's Nunu Ntshingila-Njeke inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame

Nunu Ntshingila-Njeke, head of Facebook Africa and a veteran of the South African advertising space, has become the first woman inducted into the Loeries Hall of Fame...

Issued by Loeries 3 days ago

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Maputo International Advertising Festival postponed

The Maputo International Advertising Festival, scheduled for 5-8 September 2016, has been postponed...

3 days ago

Debra Mallowah, VP personal care at Unilever, Nairobi.
#Loeries2016: #Unstereotype advertising: good for people, good for brands

The DStv Seminar of Creativity is a highlight of the Loeries Creative Week for many, jam-packed with innovation-boosting talks by industry leaders...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 20 Aug 2016

Third year running, the AMASA Awards 2016 are open for your media innovation entries
Third year running, the AMASA Awards 2016 are open for your media innovation entries

Into its third year, the AMASA Awards is back to celebrate and share even higher standards of work, innovation, executions, trends and strategy within the media and advertising industry.

Issued by AMASA 19 Aug 2016

Four out of four for Tristan Holmes
Four out of four for Tristan Holmes

All four of the projects completed for Coronation Fund Managers and Net#work BBDO have been shortlisted for the Loerie Awards 2016..

Issued by The Star Film Company 19 Aug 2016

Base2 welcomes new ECD, Chris Wellard
Base2 welcomes new ECD, Chris Wellard

At age seven Chris drew on his mother's dining room wall, which elicited a response. He has been using his creativity to get responses from people ever since...

Issued by Base2 19 Aug 2016

Pansula dance
Take a virtual reality tour of Africa

A South African alcohol brand has launched a virtual reality tour of Africa...

19 Aug 2016

Van der Merwe and Wolters
South African creativity shines in Europe

South African locals Ryan Wolters and Will van der Merwe are making waves in Europe. The creative duo recently competed in the Cannes Young Lions Awards. As freelancers, they began entering creative advertising competitions and immediately knew they were on to something...

18 Aug 2016

AdFocus entries close at month end
AdFocus entries close at month end

Entries for this year's AdFocus Awards close at midday on Monday, 29 August 2016...

18 Aug 2016

Montgomery Scott and the Wetpaint company culture
Montgomery Scott and the Wetpaint company culture

Working at Wetpaint is about being more than your job title. Like Scotty on the Enterprise, it's about going above and beyond the call of duty, not just because the captain expects it, but because you are passionate about the work you do...

By Shane Greenhough, Issued by Wetpaint 18 Aug 2016

#Cannes2016: Navigating in the era of change
#Cannes2016: Navigating in the era of change

On Friday 12 August, Pete Case, chief creative officer at Ogilvy SA, presented his best campaigns of Cannes 2016 and provided some insight into the future of advertising and marketing...

By Beverley Klein 17 Aug 2016

The SpaceStation launches new digital creative unit called Spixel
The SpaceStation launches new digital creative unit called Spixel

South Africa's largest digital media sales company has launched a new boutique creative unit offering bespoke, highly creative, hands-on digital campaign solutions...

Issued by The SpaceStation 17 Aug 2016

Simple marketing lessons learned from Trump's presidential aspirations
Simple marketing lessons learned from Trump's presidential aspirations

From the moment of his announced entry into the elections last year, Trump's underdog success has baffled the predictions of political pundits, but marketers and advertisers should have seen this coming from a mile away...

Issued by Wetpaint 17 Aug 2016

Bullets From Gunn - new mini-case studies of creativity
Bullets From Gunn - new mini-case studies of creativity

The Gunn Report Online has just added more Bullets From Gunn: 32 new mini-case studies providing evidence that creatively awarded work is also highly successful in the marketplace...

17 Aug 2016

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