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Episode 114: Green PR and employee training strategies

Date: 20 Nov 2014
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Episode 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger

Date: 13 Nov 2014
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Episode 112: Will Green, Mammoth BI and the Work Your Wealth event

Date: 6 Nov 2014
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Dancing with design that is deeply rooted in tradition - Berge Farrell
Dancing with design that is deeply rooted in tradition

Packaging design specialist Berge Farrell's winning partnership with SABMiller has launched what is set to become another African icon in the world of beer...

Issued by Berge Farrell 21 Nov 2014 11:32

World Design Capital 2014 condemns vandalism of public art sculpture
World Design Capital 2014 condemns vandalism of public art sculpture

WDC 2014 has issued a statement on the defacing on the Perceptions Sculpture by Michael Elion on the Sea Point Promenade...

19 Nov 2014 05:54

Winners lighting up South Africa
Winners lighting up South Africa

The 2014 Eskom Energy Efficient Lighting Design Competition (EELDC), which was open to learners, students and professionals in the fields of architecture, interior design, lighting, engineering has announced its winners...

14 Nov 2014 14:06

Pick democracy's best 'Doodle 4 Google'
Pick democracy's best 'Doodle 4 Google'

Inspired by our 20 years of freedom, schoolchildren across the country were invited to create a Google Doodle depicting the 'South Africa of Their Dreams' in the first Doodle 4 Google competition dedicated to South Africa...

14 Nov 2014 08:42

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Pete Case, CEO of Gloo, and Jacqueline Lahoud from Winemag.co.za...

13 Nov 2014 14:05

Rotolabel to sponsor inaugural Wine Label Design Awards
Rotolabel to sponsor inaugural Wine Label Design Awards

Jordan Wine in Stellenbosch announced the launch of the inaugural Wine Label Design Awards, sponsored by Rotolabel and convened by Winemag.co.za...

12 Nov 2014 10:44

World Design Capital 2014 - Artmode opens on Thursday
World Design Capital 2014 - Artmode opens on Thursday

Artmode, opening on 13 November 2014 at the Youngblood Gallery in Cape Town, provides a platform for both established and budding creatives to express themselves...

12 Nov 2014 10:40

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 113: Pete Case on the Gloo, Ogilvy SA merger

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 13 November 2014, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Pete Case and Jacqueline Lahoud...

12 Nov 2014 09:23

Ukusela eKapa's 46664 installation on Robben Island pays tribute to an era and an icon
Ukusela eKapa's 46664 installation on Robben Island pays tribute to an era and an icon

Ukusela eKapa, an official World Design Capital project, has created an installation of 10,000 ikomityi (drinking vessels) on Robben Island to commemorate the life of Nelson Mandela...

10 Nov 2014 14:56

Inaugural Joburg Photo Umbrella opens on Saturday
Inaugural Joburg Photo Umbrella opens on Saturday

The launch of the Joburg Photo Umbrella at Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, on 8 November from 10am-5pm, is part of the SA-UK Seasons 2014 & 2015...

7 Nov 2014 15:14

Thalia Anderson
I'm not a web developer, just a humble writer, editor and proofreader

Spurred on by assurances that it's easy to create a website, I decided to set up my own. I could see it. Elegant and dignified, no fancy bells and whistles, informative but not stuffy...

By Thalia Anderson 7 Nov 2014 08:58

GUILD, Africa's international design fair, returns to Cape Town
GUILD, Africa's international design fair, returns to Cape Town

GUILD, Africa's international design fair, will return to the V&A Waterfront Cape Town from 25 February to 1 March 2015...

7 Nov 2014 08:19

Designers can apply now for 100% Design South Africa 2015
Designers can apply now for 100% Design South Africa 2015

Designers who wish to be part of 100% Design South Africa, an international showcase for contemporary design with a unique African perspective, can apply now...

6 Nov 2014 09:48

Progress for ProNutro - Just Design upgrades another of SA's iconic brands - JustDesign
Progress for ProNutro - Just Design upgrades another of SA's iconic brands

Ideas around nutrition may have changed somewhat since the sixties, when one of SA's leading cereal brands was developed, but it turns out that ProNutro was well ahead of its time...

Issued by JustDesign 29 Oct 2014 11:57

Challenging the concept, 'Creativity is irrelevant to business'
Challenging the concept, 'Creativity is irrelevant to business'

During October 2014, Adobe South Africa hosted a roundtable discussion to discuss the relevance of creativity in today's business environment. Creative heavyweights had to challenge the status quo of 'Creativity is irrelevant to business'.

24 Oct 2014 15:55

Brooklyn Design Fair supports Pretoria SMEs
Brooklyn Design Fair supports Pretoria SMEs

The Brooklyn Design Fair, held on the first Friday of each month from 4-9pm, aims to create a sustainable pop-up event...

22 Oct 2014 13:46

[WDC2014] Summary of the WDC Design Policy Conference's second day
[WDC2014] Summary of the WDC Design Policy Conference's second day

The WDC 2014 Design Policy Conference continued on Saturday, 18 October at the Cape Town Stadium, with discussions around the future of design and its role in developing countries...

22 Oct 2014 09:23

[WDC2014] Summary of the WDC Design Policy Conference's first day
[WDC2014] Summary of the WDC Design Policy Conference's first day

The WDC 2014 Design Policy Conference got underway on Friday, 17 October at the Cape Town Stadium, titled 'Make a plan', with experts exchanging design policy thinking...

21 Oct 2014 11:01

Promise packs an integrated punch - Promise Digital
Promise packs an integrated punch

The advertising industry is making a move toward integrated solutions, and it's a brave brand that is willing to challenge conventions and allow an agency to create real magic...

Issued by Promise Digital 20 Oct 2014 14:15

Royalty to open Danish Showroom for Design, Architecture, Consumer Goods
Royalty to open Danish Showroom for Design, Architecture, Consumer Goods

As part of the WDC 2014, Her Royal Highness, Crown Princess Mary of Denmark and the Minister of Trade and Development Cooperation, Mogens Jensen will be in Cape Town...

20 Oct 2014 12:14

Exploring the endless possibilities of electroluminescent wire - the world's only flexible lighting product - Firewater Group
Exploring the endless possibilities of electroluminescent wire - the world's only flexible lighting product

Firewater Light, one of SA's biggest importers, manufacturers and distributors of promotional lighting products, has launched a bright and colourful new website showcasing one of its most versatile and popular products: EL wire...

Issued by Firewater Group 20 Oct 2014 11:24

[WDC2014] Cape Town shows off for WDC2014 convocation ceremony
[WDC2014] Cape Town shows off for WDC2014 convocation ceremony

Cape Town's reign as the official World Design Capital city of 2014 has come to an end. Here's what you can expect as Taipei takes on the creativity chalice as WDC2016...

By Leigh Andrews 20 Oct 2014 09:30

Visiting World Design Capital 2014 - CNN's 'Marketplace Africa'
Visiting World Design Capital 2014 - CNN's 'Marketplace Africa'

On CNN's 'Marketplace Africa', showing tonight 17 October 2014 on DStv Channel 401 at 8.45pm, the show will feature Cape Town, World Design Capital 2014...

17 Oct 2014 11:39

SA-UK Seasons project calls for proposals
SA-UK Seasons project calls for proposals

The SA-UK Seasons project, which creates a platform for the arts communities in SA and UK to cooperate and collaborate, is calling for proposals for Seasons 2014 & 2015. The closing date is 23 November 2014.

16 Oct 2014 11:50

A wearable future
A wearable future

Wearable technology is an industry still in its infancy, but the recent 2014 fashion weeks around the globe will be remembered for the increasing use of technology - in the shows and in the clothes...

By Louise Marsland 13 Oct 2014 12:00

Uplifting Table Mountain Aerial Cableway's website
Uplifting Table Mountain Aerial Cableway's website

Flow Communications has redesigned the Cape Town's Table Mountain Aerial Cableway (TMAC) website.

12 Oct 2014 09:22

How can a design policy benefit South Africa
How can a design policy benefit South Africa

The WDC Design Policy Conference, the fourth in a series of six Signature Events that are part of the yearlong WDC 2014 programme, will take place on 17-18 October 2014 at the Cape Town Stadium...

6 Oct 2014 15:13

Successful SA Innovation Summit in Cape Town
Successful SA Innovation Summit in Cape Town

Cape Town recently hosted the seventh SA Innovation Summit, which attracted over 700 innovators, investors and scholars and an additional 650 delegates from all over Southern Africa...

1 Oct 2014 14:15

African Design Magazine launches online
African Design Magazine launches online

African Design Magazine launches online today, 1 October 2014. It is compatible with smartphones and tablets...

1 Oct 2014 09:21

WDC 2014 School Design Week project inspires learners
WDC 2014 School Design Week project inspires learners

The Cape Craft + Design Institute's (CCDI) Design Support programme has just run a School Design Week project, an official World Design Capital 2014 project, exposing several thousand high school learners in the Greater Cape Town area to...

30 Sep 2014 09:41

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