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[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 110: Consumer Marketing Insights 2015 eBook and more
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 110: Consumer Marketing Insights 2015 eBook and more

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding spoke to Michael Carney, Alex Harrington-Griffin, Dirk Tolken, Kisha van Vuuren and Nader Henein...

24 Oct 2014 09:45

Brand mapping creates pathways to prosperity
Brand mapping creates pathways to prosperity

Small business owners that understand branding and how it defines a company may take branding for granted. For others, however, it may seem unnecessary and expensive. This perception could not be further from the truth, says Ravi Govender, Head of Small Enterprises at Standard Bank.

23 Oct 2014 10:18

Sunday World adds two new features
Sunday World adds two new features

The Sunday World has added two new features, 'The Shopping Trolley' and the 'Food' page. While 'The Shopping Trolley' will be a weekly addition, the 'Food' page is a bi-weekly read...

22 Oct 2014 13:52

New ambassador for Joop!
New ambassador for Joop!

Homme Fragrances has signed up Lehasa Moloi as the new ambassador for the Joop! Homme brand in 2015. Moloi is known as the presenter of Sony's Mgongo Show...

22 Oct 2014 13:13

Pre-holiday in-store promotion specials - Expanding Branding
Pre-holiday in-store promotion specials

Happy that your preparation for the end-of-year rush is on point and you are ready to reach your targets? If you still need to boost your end-of-year sales volumes, then take advantage of this pre-holiday in-store promotion special...

Issued by Expanding Branding 22 Oct 2014 11:28

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 110: Consumer Marketing Insights 2015 eBook and more
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 110: Consumer Marketing Insights 2015 eBook and more

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 23 October 2014, from 9am-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Michael Carney, Alex Harrington-Griffin, Dirk Tolken and Kisha van Vuuren...

22 Oct 2014 10:18

Creating shopper chemistry for brands
Creating shopper chemistry for brands

Macy's in New York City calls itself the world's largest store. Not only is this not true, but no-one cares because in the new world of retail and shoppers, choice is not a differentiator...

By Danette Breitenbach 22 Oct 2014 09:43

Wimpy adds Zappar app for kids' AR experience
Wimpy adds Zappar app for kids' AR experience

Zappar, an augmented reality (AR) app, represented locally by IMDM, has joined forces with Wimpy to bring animation to Wimpy Kids' placemats in stores nationwide.

21 Oct 2014 12:03

SmartCaptcha puts point-of-sale ROI tracking in the picture
SmartCaptcha puts point-of-sale ROI tracking in the picture

Ready for a point-of-sale tracking revolution? SmartCaptcha is here to help brands better manage their point-of-purchase display executions and spend into the retail trade... in real-time.

By Leigh Andrews 21 Oct 2014 11:18

Shopper-centric ACDOCO 2.0 - ACDOCOSA
Shopper-centric ACDOCO 2.0

ACDOCO South Africa has completed its repositioning and investment to become the first shopper-centric FMCG brand-custodian distributor on the African continent...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 17 Oct 2014 15:59

FMCG companies need to re-examine channel roles and structures - Aperio
FMCG companies need to re-examine channel roles and structures

Channel marketing has evolved substantially since the 1990s as FMCG companies have realised the importance of enhanced shopper understanding to drive business growth...

Issued by Aperio 17 Oct 2014 15:08

House of Bubbly opens to promote South African Cap Classique
House of Bubbly opens to promote South African Cap Classique

Allan Barnard has co-founded 'The House of Bubbly', a wine shop that promotes South African Cap Classiques in the village of Riebeek Kasteel, adjacent to the iconic restaurant, Kasteelberg Bistro.

17 Oct 2014 14:45

New Rooibos website to celebrate Geographic Indicator status
New Rooibos website to celebrate Geographic Indicator status

In celebration of its newly acquired Geographic Indicator status, which will protect the name Rooibos, and allow it to capitalise and build on its geographical origin and global reputation, Rooibos Ltd has launched a new website.

17 Oct 2014 14:17

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 109: The BlackBerry Experience with Nader Henein
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 109: The BlackBerry Experience with Nader Henein

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, tomorrow, 16 October 2014, from 9am-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Nader Henein from BlackBerry...

15 Oct 2014 10:26

Pimp your Magnum at The Zone in Joburg
Pimp your Magnum at The Zone in Joburg

On 1 November 2014, the latest Magnum Pleasure Store opens in The Zone Rosebank in Johannesburg, joining other international cool spots in New York, Melbourne, Amsterdam, Paris and Istanbul. The store has been travelling the globe since 2013, drawing crowds of public and celebrities, alike.

14 Oct 2014 11:08

Fans called on to predict new ambassador for Joop! Homme
Fans called on to predict new ambassador for Joop! Homme

As the first brand ambassador for Joop! Homme, Maps Maponyane, steps down after his year's reign, the brand is seeking a new ambassador to represent the image of the brand.

13 Oct 2014 12:28

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 108: Fred Robertson - Southern African Entrepreneur of the Year
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 108: Fred Robertson - Southern African Entrepreneur of the Year

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding spoke to Fred Robertson, named Southern Africa's Entrepreneur of the Year...

10 Oct 2014 09:45

Bringing emotion back to e-commerce with curated commerce
Bringing emotion back to e-commerce with curated commerce

Our access to information has never been better, which has certainly empowered the consumer, but at the same time has also effectively rendered them more indecisiveness than ever before...

By Mike Saunders 10 Oct 2014 09:09

Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation
Sir Fruit builds berry detonator for new product activation

Sir Fruit has launched a new berry juice just in time for summer and has built a berry detonator so people of all ages can join in the fun and burst some berries to create their very own berry art.

9 Oct 2014 11:48

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 108: Fred Robertson - Entrepreneur of the Year
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 108: Fred Robertson - Entrepreneur of the Year

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, tomorrow, 9 October 2014, from 9am-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Fred Robertson...

8 Oct 2014 10:45

Mike Saunders
Is your omnichannel approach really just a multichannel one?

Omnichannel is the favourite buzzword in the digital world of late, but not everyone has fully grasped the difference between adopting a successful omnichannel approach...

By Mike Saunders 6 Oct 2014 09:24

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 107: IMC Conference and WWF Rhino Project
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 107: IMC Conference and WWF Rhino Project

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding spoke to Christopher de Bod and Narayan Murthy, as well as Jo Shaw from WWF-SA...

3 Oct 2014 15:11

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 107: IMC Conference Johannesburg 2014
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 107: IMC Conference Johannesburg 2014

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 2 October 2014, from 9am-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Narayan Murthy...

1 Oct 2014 11:41

Amarula birthday bash continues until December
Amarula birthday bash continues until December

In celebration of its 25 years as a brand, Amarula Cream is running a consumer cash back reward as a national birthday campaign, from October till December 2014, backed by extensive TV, radio and print advertising, as well as an extended digital presence. The drive also includes a host of retail, on-consumption and online promotions and competitions.

1 Oct 2014 11:27

Design Yuppiechef's next card, magnet
Design Yuppiechef's next card, magnet

Yuppiechef has launched a design competition looking for a new summer card and magnet to send out with its orders. In the past, its cards and magnets have been designed by Patrick Latimer, Tatjana Buisson and its in-house designers.

29 Sep 2014 10:05

Keeping to franchisor standards improves success rates
Keeping to franchisor standards improves success rates

When entering a franchise, the new entrepreneur needs to understand that the franchisor's standards have been set for a reason and there is only so much room for originality...

By Werner Hedder 29 Sep 2014 08:20

Africa - the final frontier
Africa - the final frontier

In expanding and marketing products and services into Africa, business owners need to keep in mind that the continent of Africa has 53 countries, hundreds of languages and various cultures, making it a complex task.

By Sumesh Rahavendra 29 Sep 2014 07:46

Scan Retail unveils innovative products for the retail space - Scan Display
Scan Retail unveils innovative products for the retail space

Launched at the recent 18th Annual Congress of the South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC), Scan Retail Solution's two innovative new products are fast becoming popular options for retailers...

Issued by Scan Display 23 Sep 2014 10:47

2014 Loerie Award winners - the retail perspective
2014 Loerie Award winners - the retail perspective

The annual Loeries took over Cape Town to celebrate the best-of-the-best in local advertising this weekend. But for which retail brands were these winning campaigns created?

22 Sep 2014 15:55

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 106: Spree partners with NEXT, Trutrepreneur & Liquorice's Loeries campaign
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 106: Spree partners with NEXT, Trutrepreneur & Liquorice's Loeries campaign

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding spoke about online retail with Spree and Gert-Johan Coetzee, an entrepreneurial business focus with Trutrepreneur and the Loerie Awards with Liquorice...

19 Sep 2014 15:52

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