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Episode 106: Spree partners with NEXT UK and Lauren Fleiser chats about Trutrepreneur

Date: 19 Sep 2014
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Episode 105: The 2014 DMASA Assegai - Integrated Marketing Awards

Date: 12 Sep 2014
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Episode 104: Mike Wronski, Fred Roed and Oresti Patricios

Date: 5 Sep 2014
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'Learning from Cannes Lions' breakfast features Philip Thomas
'Learning from Cannes Lions' breakfast features Philip Thomas

Philip Thomas, CEO of Lions Festivals is coming to South Africa to share his insight and experience of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity at an exclusive 'Learning from Cannes Lions' breakfast on 2 October 2014...

18 Sep 2014 14:43

Pollen and Telamenta collaborate on Gaschette Magazine interactive cover - Hummingbird Group
Pollen and Telamenta collaborate on Gaschette Magazine interactive cover

For Gaschette Magazine's 13th issue, entitled "Narcisse", the online publication partnered with creative media house, @Pollencreative and web development agency, Telamenta, to create a different kind of magazine cover...

Issued by Hummingbird Group 18 Sep 2014 12:56

Vote for favourite Koo T-shirt in new campaign
Vote for favourite Koo T-shirt in new campaign

To celebrate its 75th birthday next year and its role as part of South African heritage, Koo has commissioned 12 designers from a variety of backgrounds, to come up with T-shirt designs...

18 Sep 2014 11:04

The creative hub - Platinum Studios
The creative hub - Platinum Studios

Cape Town is set to get a creative injection with the launch of industrial-slick photography, recording and rehearsal studios opening in Woodstock in October...

Issued by Platinum Studios 17 Sep 2014 13:06

Louise Marsland
[NewsMaker] The Loerie Awards 2014

The Loerie Awards is our NewsMaker this week. As judging for the Loerie Awards 2014 takes place this week, we asked some of the judges what they expect from the work this year and what they hope to see...

By Louise Marsland 17 Sep 2014 08:14

A new generation of precision design - Berge Farrell
A new generation of precision design

Castle 1895 Draught has just launched with a boldly progressive, contemporary and innovative bottle and can design that brings to life the brand's promise of 'a legacy of taste, progressively crafted for genuine refreshment'...

Issued by Berge Farrell 16 Sep 2014 12:02

Facebook celebrates SA creativity with support of the Loeries 2014
Facebook celebrates SA creativity with support of the Loeries 2014

In line with its goals of promoting positive engagement between brands and consumers in high-growth markets and helping people in Africa to connect with each other, Facebook has a strategic partnership with the Loeries Creative Week 2014...

16 Sep 2014 10:28

SA Business Conference to focus on design thinking
SA Business Conference to focus on design thinking

The annual UCT GSB Conference on 'Business of Social and Environmental Innovation', being held on 23-24 October 2014, will focus on design thinking...

11 Sep 2014 14:10

ASEN stories of impact celebrate social entrepreneurs
ASEN stories of impact celebrate social entrepreneurs

A recognised World Design Capital 2014 project, ASEN Stories of Impact, highlights the stories of social entrepreneurs from various socio-economic backgrounds throughout Cape Town, via online and social media platforms...

11 Sep 2014 09:04

Towards a brighter future for Africa: Design can make the difference - SABS Design Institute
Towards a brighter future for Africa: Design can make the difference

'Local innovation, global conversation' is the main theme of the 7th annual South African Innovation Summit to be held at the Cape Town Stadium from 16 to 18 September...

Issued by SABS Design Institute 10 Sep 2014 12:47

Loeries Exhibition arrives at Cinemark, Cape Town
Loeries Exhibition arrives at Cinemark, Cape Town

The Loeries Exhibition will be opening at Cinemark in Cape Town on 17 September. Entry to view the exhibition is free and will be open Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm...

9 Sep 2014 11:47

New logos for Primedia Broadcasting brands
New logos for Primedia Broadcasting brands

There is a new look for 947, 702, KFM, CapeTalk and EWN stations, the anonymous tip-off service, Crime Line and Primedia Broadcasting...

3 Sep 2014 10:49

Johan Walters
Augment your marketing mix

We all know that traditional marketing has evolved significantly. Having worked in the digital marketing industry for over a decade, I've seen new media continue to develop considerably and introduce AR marketing...

By Johan Walters, Issued by Digital Narrative 3 Sep 2014 10:11

World Design Capital 2014 brings New Italian Design exhibition
World Design Capital 2014 brings New Italian Design exhibition

The New Italian Design, a travelling exhibition, will come to South Africa as part of the World Design Capital 2014 events from 5-25 October at the Lookout, V&A Waterfront...

2 Sep 2014 07:33

Designed to inspire
Designed to inspire

It seems fitting that the advertising industry will be gathering in Cape Town once again, the city dubbed the World Design Capital 2014...

By Our Reporter 2 Sep 2014 05:54

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 103: IMC conference sponsor, Everlytic, talk POPI and email marketing
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 103: IMC conference sponsor, Everlytic, talk POPI and email marketing

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding chatted to Vera Robertson from Everlytic and Janine de Waal from Ukusela Ekapa... [twitterfall]

1 Sep 2014 13:08

WDC 2014 to host 'Designing Policies for a Developing Country'
WDC 2014 to host 'Designing Policies for a Developing Country'

The 'Make a Plan' WDC 2014 Design Policy Conference, taking place 17-18 October 2014 at the Cape Town Stadium, aims to develop a policy that guides and encourages design, not only in South Africa but on the entire African continent...

1 Sep 2014 11:34

Cape Argus to relaunch, revamped
Cape Argus to relaunch, revamped

The Cape Argus to relaunch in bigger, more user-friendly format along with the launch of its mobile news app.

29 Aug 2014 07:26

Amanda James
Why responsive websites are a must have

Websites are marketing tools and about enhancing user experience when users interact with your content - regardless of where or how they are viewing it.

By Amanda James 29 Aug 2014 06:03

Refreshed Groupon website increases marketplace apps
Refreshed Groupon website increases marketplace apps

As part of its transition from a daily deal website to an online marketplace, Groupon has completely redesigned their South African website, as well as updated versions of its popular iPhone and Android apps...

28 Aug 2014 09:19

Experiential branding cuts through the clutter
Experiential branding cuts through the clutter

Experiential branding is still a relatively new concept for many South African businesses but is a logical extension of mass personalisation...

27 Aug 2014 10:58

The Loeries Creativity Q&A: Insights from the creator of "Dumb ways to die" Patrick Baron, ECD of McCann Australia
The Loeries Creativity Q&A: Insights from the creator of "Dumb ways to die" Patrick Baron, ECD of McCann Australia

In this week's exclusive Loeries Creativity Q&A series for Bizcommunity.com, Jessica Taylor chats to Patrick Baron from McCann Australia...

Issued by The Loeries 26 Aug 2014 15:43

BYM summit to bring Africa's 100 brightest young minds together
BYM summit to bring Africa's 100 brightest young minds together

Recognised as an official World Design Capital Cape Town project, the 14th annual BYM summit is playing host to 100 of Africa's most innovative 20 to 32 year olds.

26 Aug 2014 13:45

Corporate sponsorship vital for the arts
Corporate sponsorship vital for the arts

The importance of business supporting the arts is not a frivolous pursuit. The arts play an important role and, when they thrive, it benefits not just the practitioners but also...

23 Aug 2014 11:06

Designing the future of history in South African museums - Formula D interactive
Designing the future of history in South African museums

Local interactive technology design expert Formula D interactive has worked with local museums in Southern Africa on upgrading their exhibitions by introducing various advanced technological elements...

Issued by Formula D interactive 22 Aug 2014 12:03

Chemory Gunko
There's no such thing as a 10-page website

Come to think of it, there's no such thing as a 1-page website... or for that matter a R1000 website either. I do marketing for a living and the...

By Chemory Gunko 21 Aug 2014 08:25

Connect ZA Creative Futures opens in Jozi next month
Connect ZA Creative Futures opens in Jozi next month

The British Council Connect ZA initiative, Connect ZA Creative Futures, opens in Johannesburg in September 2014, linking up 16 young innovators and practitioners from the design, music, digital, performance and photography fields...

20 Aug 2014 10:50

Future South African-Dutch collaborations will receive R500,000 funding
Future South African-Dutch collaborations will receive R500,000 funding

As a legacy of Department of Design, the Dutch contribution to World Design Capital Cape Town 2014, it has launched a R500,000 #cocreateSA fund...

20 Aug 2014 07:27

Cool Capital and Tshwane spring campaign launch - Open Window Institute
Cool Capital and Tshwane spring campaign launch

The Cool Capital and Tshwane spring campaign launch will be taking place on Friday, 29 August, at the Open Window campus in Southdowns, Centurion...

Issued by Open Window Institute 20 Aug 2014 00:40

Launch of City of Eden's Public Food Wall as part of World Design Capital 2014
Launch of City of Eden's Public Food Wall as part of World Design Capital 2014

As part of World Design Capital 2014, #WDC601 City of Eden will launch its Public Food Wall as part of #WDC354 Cape Town Art Street in Roodehek Street, Gardens on Saturday, 23 August 2014...

19 Aug 2014 11:00

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