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Call to enter #TakeThePlunge campaign
Call to enter #TakeThePlunge campaign

Nestea has secured six top, local celebrities to plunge backwards into a body of water in an effort to raise up to R100,000 for CHOC Childhood Cancer Foundation South Africa...

4 Sep 2015 11:00

Jenna Prandini to become Puma ambassador
Jenna Prandini to become Puma ambassador

Puma has announced an endorsement contract with rising track star Jenna Prandini, under which the 2015 USATF National 200m and NCAA 100m champion will join Puma's group of athletes, which includes Usain Bolt, and will add more depth to Puma's female portfolio...

3 Sep 2015 12:00



[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 147: Creative Director at NATIVE VML on ideas vs execution
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 147: Creative Director at NATIVE VML on ideas vs execution

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 3 September 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Christian Horsfall...

2 Sep 2015 08:05

Making the most of coupon marketing
Making the most of coupon marketing

No doubt that coupon codes, flash sales and promotions associate with a positive customer experience - those who have ever saved money during sales or by using coupons know that there is a satisfaction in saving money...

By Magdalena Werminska 31 Aug 2015 12:55

Burger King's cheap shot
Burger King's cheap shot

We know you're angry and we know you enjoy waving your proverbial pitchforks about on your fickle bandwagon ride. So we're going to ask you to take a chill-pill and objectively consider what just went down...

By Erik de Jager & Cole Matthews 27 Aug 2015 15:20

Properties can use creative spaces to earn millions, says BOO executive
Properties can use creative spaces to earn millions, says BOO executive

With alternative or non-gross lettable area spaces fast becoming hot property among blue-chip brands looking for fresh ways to entertain and engage consumers, additional income opportunities that generate millions are quite literally staring property developers and mall management in the face...

24 Aug 2015 13:25

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 145: The Gartner CIO Agenda for 2015 survey results
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 145: The Gartner CIO Agenda for 2015 survey results

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 20 August 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Mbula Schoen...

19 Aug 2015 11:26

Sandton shopping spree for UnionPay cardholders
Sandton shopping spree for UnionPay cardholders

UnionPay International is launching its first shopping campaign in Sandton, Johannesburg, which is known as the richest square mile in Africa. The campaign will run four months until 30 November...

Issued by UnionPay International 18 Aug 2015 11:14

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 144: Justin Gomes, ECD for FoxP2, on nabbing two Apex Awards
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 144: Justin Gomes, ECD for FoxP2, on nabbing two Apex Awards

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Justin Gomes, ECD and Creative Circle Chairperson for FoxP2 Cape Town...

14 Aug 2015 06:01

Smart WiFi platform launched
Smart WiFi platform launched

BestWiFi has launched its cutting-edge Smart WiFi platform, developed with UK industry leaders, Purple WiFi. The solution offers a feature rich...

13 Aug 2015 07:05

ACDOCOSA appoints Leanne Pillay as new operational head - ACDOCOSA
ACDOCOSA appoints Leanne Pillay as new operational head

Shopper-centric CPG brand-custodian distributor, ACDOCO South Africa, has appointed Leanne Pillay as Operations Head, spearheading the company's logistics, warehousing, IT, regulatory and infrastructure...

Issued by ACDOCOSA 12 Aug 2015 09:55

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 144: Justin Gomes, ECD of FoxP2, on nabbing two Apex awards
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 144: Justin Gomes, ECD of FoxP2, on nabbing two Apex awards

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 13 August 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Justin Gomes...

12 Aug 2015 09:32

What are you training for? #ForeverFaster
What are you training for? #ForeverFaster

Puma has launched its second major Forever Faster brand campaign through a multi-million euro media investment with a dedicated focus on training...

11 Aug 2015 12:00

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 143: Radio advertising as a medium with Hailstorm and SPARK media
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 143: Radio advertising as a medium with Hailstorm and SPARK media

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Gordon Laws and Louis Raubenheimer and John Bowles...

6 Aug 2015 14:21

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 143: Radio advertising as a medium with Hailstorm and SPARK media
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 143: Radio advertising as a medium with Hailstorm and SPARK media

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 6 August 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Gordon Laws, Louis Raubenheimer and John Bowles...

5 Aug 2015 12:05

Fitting exposure for Springboks' supporter gear
Fitting exposure for Springboks' supporter gear

To promote the availability of the recently launched Springboks jersey for the 2015 World Cup at Edgars stores nationwide, ASICS teamed up with Primedia Unlimited's and TLC's Fitting Exposure business to share the news...

4 Aug 2015 16:32

Nine finalists in 2015 Fairlady Women of the Future Awards
Nine finalists in 2015 Fairlady Women of the Future Awards

Fairlady, in partnership with Santam, has selected nine finalists for the 2015 Fairlady Women of the Future and Rising Star Awards...

4 Aug 2015 08:01

E-commerce may create 50,000 jobs in Nigeria
E-commerce may create 50,000 jobs in Nigeria

As e-commerce expands aggressively across Nigeria, the sector may help create over 50,000 jobs within the country in two to three years, according to the MD of Kaymu.com.ng Evangeline Wiles...

31 Jul 2015 14:10

Activation Pads make Clinique launch Pop
Activation Pads make Clinique launch Pop

To launch its new lip colour range entitled Pop, Clinique utilised Fashion Media's Activation Pad areas inside premier Edgars stores nationwide...

31 Jul 2015 10:30

Gaby's Earth Foods nuts about health! - TLC Marketing Worldwide
Gaby's Earth Foods nuts about health!

TLC Marketing Worldwide-Africa sat with Adriano Salgado, the new director of family-run business, Gaby's Earth Foods, to find out how he is adjusting to the role and what he has planned for the company going forward...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 30 Jul 2015 13:48

The keys to B2B marketing success, increasing sales and transforming your customer experience - Knowledge Resources
The keys to B2B marketing success, increasing sales and transforming your customer experience

Are you a B2B marketer looking for cutting-edge information and tactics to ensure better business performance and results for your company? Then this is the marketing event you can't miss!...

Issued by Knowledge Resources 30 Jul 2015 10:56

[CEM Africa Summit] CGC: The new consumer economy
[CEM Africa Summit] CGC: The new consumer economy

Today, effective marketing is all about making use of user- or consumer-generated content. Here's how to trust consumers to be your brand advocates...

By Leigh Andrews 30 Jul 2015 06:00

Almond Breeze launches in SA
Almond Breeze launches in SA

A media breakfast at La Belle Bistro & Bakery in Camps Bay earlier today, 29 July marked the official launch of Almond Breeze - a low-calorie, lactose-free alternative to cow's milk...

29 Jul 2015 13:00

Save the date: BizTrends 2015 Imbizo Johannesburg - Bizcommunity.com
Save the date: BizTrends 2015 Imbizo Johannesburg

A stellar line-up of industry leaders will discuss current trends in the marketing communications industry, as well as do some crystal ball gazing for 2016 at Bizcommunity.com's special trend event on 17 September at the Sandton Convention Centre...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 29 Jul 2015 11:10

[CEM Africa Summit] Social customer engagement as a social business enabler
[CEM Africa Summit] Social customer engagement as a social business enabler

If 'social engagement' sounds more like drinks after work than a key component of marketing in today's hyper-connected world, chances are you weren't at last week's CEM Africa Summit...

By Leigh Andrews 29 Jul 2015 06:00

Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa
Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa

Prestige marketing isn't just about classy shots of high-end products - you still have to follow the tried and trusted marketing methods that make people relate to your brand, especially on the continent...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Jul 2015 14:00

South African retailers are missing massive profit opportunities - Chris Moerdyk
South African retailers are missing massive profit opportunities

Not only is retail advertising generally inefficient in South Africa but the majority of the big chains are missing out on profit opportunities by letting customers leave their stores unhappy...

Issued by Chris Moerdyk 28 Jul 2015 12:02

[CEM Africa Summit] Employee satisfaction = customer satisfaction
[CEM Africa Summit] Employee satisfaction = customer satisfaction

The second day of the Customer Experience Management (CEM) Africa workshop kicked off with moderator Jordan Gray talking about delighting customers and streamlining workflow...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Jul 2015 06:00

Complaint about saucy knickers gets nixed
Complaint about saucy knickers gets nixed

The Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa has dismissed a complaint against Woolworths over a "provocative" underwear advertising campaign...

27 Jul 2015 07:55

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