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African design inspo and that almost 100-issue strong Visi vision

Visi magazine's editor-in-chief Sumien Brink explains how New Media's bi-monthly décor, design and architecture-first magazine has proven its endurance and longevity over the past 20 years...

By Leigh Andrews 4 Oct 2018

Influential voices and leading narratives in the media during Women's Month 2018
Influential voices and leading narratives in the media during Women's Month 2018

#TotalShutdown marches taking place across the country on 1 August saw women from all walks of life taking to the streets to make their collective voice heard. This began a month that would lead to significant conversations about how South African society treats and protects women...

Issued by Ornico 3 Oct 2018

Mikateko Media wins SAA, Sawubona account
Mikateko Media wins SAA, Sawubona account

Strategic communications agency, Mikateko Media, has announced that it has won the pitch to publish Sawubona, the magazine brand of South African Airways (SAA), for the next three years...

Issued by MANGO-OMC 2 Oct 2018

Winners announced for Wan-Ifra Print Innovation Awards 2018
Winners announced for Wan-Ifra Print Innovation Awards 2018

Wan-Ifra has announced the winners of its first Print Innovation Awards. The prize for innovations of newspapers and magazines will be presented on the first exhibition day of the Ifra World Publishing Expo on 9 October 2018, in Berlin...

18 Sep 2018

Give your brand the space to grow on Bizcommunity
Give your brand the space to grow on Bizcommunity

Give your brand the space to blossom on the biggest B2B website, catering to 18 professional industry sectors and niche audiences across Africa...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 14 Sep 2018

Giokos on the roof at CNN London.
#WomensMonth: "Focus on your talents and ignore the noise"

Eleni Giokos, CNN African correspondent, rounds out our Women's Month coverage by sharing her realisation that "career plus baby is doable", as well as some of the noise she's learned to ignore, like being told to cut her hair short as long hair isn't 'corporate' enough...

By Leigh Andrews 30 Aug 2018

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#Loeries2018: Gordon Ray on winning a Grand Prix for Nando's '#rightmyname'

M&C Saatchi Abel took home a Grand Prix for Nando's '#rightmyname' in the print communication category for tactical use of newspaper at this year's Loerie Awards, which took place on Friday, 17 August and Saturday, 18 August at the ICC in Durban...

By Jessica Tennant 24 Aug 2018

#Loeries2018: The work that's expected to fly
#Loeries2018: The work that's expected to fly

Keeping to the Women's Month theme, we asked a couple of female local jurors to select this year's Loeries predictions in their respective judging categories...

By Jessica Tennant 17 Aug 2018

#Loeries2018: All the print and out of home crafts finalists!
#Loeries2018: All the print and out of home crafts finalists!

Finalists in the print and out of home crafts categories have been announced for the Loeries 2018...

16 Aug 2018

#Loeries2018: All the print communication finalists!
#Loeries2018: All the print communication finalists!

Finalists in the print communication categories have been announced for the Loeries 2018...

15 Aug 2018

#NewCampaign: Shield is going for gold at the Sport Industry Awards
#NewCampaign: Shield is going for gold at the Sport Industry Awards

Shield announced yesterday that it has been nominated for 'Best New Sponsorship' and 'Campaign of the Year' at this year's Sport Industry Awards taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre this Friday, 17 August...

By Jessica Tennant 14 Aug 2018

Ian Mackenzie is ECD at Canada's FCB Six and this year's Loeries ‘integrated campaign’, ‘print and out of home (OOH)’ and ‘print and out of home crafts’ jury president.
#Loeries2018: "Don't get stuck in your advertising filter bubble" - Ian Mackenzie

It's finally Loeries Creative Week 2018! Here's some insight from Ian Mackenzie, ECD at FCB Six, Canada and this year's Loeries 'integrated campaign', 'print and out of home (OOH)' and crafts jury president...

By Leigh Andrews 10 Aug 2018

Removing barriers for female artisans
Removing barriers for female artisans

With unemployment rates at a whopping 27.1% in the second quarter of 2018, it is important for women to be granted opportunities in what is traditionally viewed as male-dominated industries...

10 Aug 2018

Sappi included in the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Top 30 index and FTSE4Good Index Series
Sappi included in the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Top 30 index and FTSE4Good Index Series

Sappi Limited has announced its inclusion in the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Top 30 index. Sappi has also been confirmed as a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series...

Issued by Sappi 2 Aug 2018

Media24 CEO Esmaré Weideman retires, Ishmet Davidson to succeed
Media24 CEO Esmaré Weideman retires, Ishmet Davidson to succeed

Media24 today announced the retirement of CEO Esmaré Weideman, to be succeeded by Ishmet Davidson, CEO of Media24 Print Media...

31 Jul 2018

Sappi commits to significant investment programme in KwaZulu-Natal economy
Sappi commits to significant investment programme in KwaZulu-Natal economy

Sappi Limited has provided further details regarding capital investments at its Saiccor Mill in Umkomaas, south of Durban...

Issued by Sappi 24 Jul 2018

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Media literally under fire in Capital Gazette shooting

Newswatch: In a media shooting reminiscent of the Charlie Hebdo attack, five staff members of the Capital Gazette were killed and two injured when a man armed with a shotgun entered their newsroom in Annapolis, Maryland on Thursday afternoon...

29 Jun 2018

Wan-Ifra's International Color Quality Club 2018-2020 winners
Wan-Ifra's International Color Quality Club 2018-2020 winners

The winners of the International Color Quality Club 2018-2020 contest (ICQC) has been announced...

21 Jun 2018

#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2018: Print & Publishing Lions shortlist

The Cannes Lions Print & Publishing Lions shortlist has been released, with SA seeing two agencies make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2018...

18 Jun 2018

How to win big at The GAPP Awards
How to win big at The GAPP Awards

What will the judges be looking for in order to give you the best possible score for your printed work?...

Issued by Sentient Publishing 15 Jun 2018

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Novus firms in face of revenue knock

The share price of Novus Holdings closed 2.35% firmer at R4.35 on Tuesday after the release of details of the hefty knock it will suffer on the new Media24 printing contract...

28 Mar 2018

Sappi successfully acquires Cham Paper Group Holding AG
Sappi successfully acquires Cham Paper Group Holding AG

Sappi's acquisition of CPG includes their Carmignano and Condino Mills in Italy, its digital imaging business located in Cham, Switzerland, as well as all brands and know-how...

Issued by Sappi 5 Mar 2018

Competition Commission refers media firms to tribunal over price fixing claims
Competition Commission refers media firms to tribunal over price fixing claims

In what looks set to be an extremely drawn-out affair, the Competition Commission has referred 28 media companies to the Competition Tribunal for prosecution on charges of price fixing and the fixing of trading conditions, in contravention of the Competition Act...

By Ann Crotty 28 Feb 2018

Canon designs recognised with internationally renowned iF Design Awards for 24th consecutive year
Canon designs recognised with internationally renowned iF Design Awards for 24th consecutive year

Six Canon designs have been recognised by iF International Forum Design GmbH and received prestigious 2018 iF Design Awards...

Issued by Canon SA 23 Feb 2018

Canon Europe launches new range of PIXMA G Series refillable ink tank printers
Canon Europe launches new range of PIXMA G Series refillable ink tank printers

The high-yield, easy-to-use and compact PIXMA G Series printers are designed for those seeking high-volume, low-cost-per-page, productive printers for home, home office and small office environments...

Issued by Canon SA 12 Feb 2018

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How print supports the trend toward hyperlocal marketing

There has never been more demand for hyperlocal marketing than there is today. And print is one of the best methods to support hyperlocal reach...

By Vaughan Patterson 30 Jan 2018

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Little relief in sight for Novus as woes keep piling up

Twelve months ago, it looked as though 2017 was going to be a tough year for print and publishing company Novus...

23 Jan 2018

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Media24 poised to end Novus deal

Novus Holdings, previously part of the Naspers Group, looks set to have its third grim year in a row, with reports that it is set to lose the crucial contract to print Media 24's newspapers and magazines to Caxton and a number of small independent printers...

22 Jan 2018

John Brown South Africa scoops double gold at international Pearl Awards
John Brown South Africa scoops double gold at international Pearl Awards

John Brown Media South Africa has won the gold award for Best Print Magazine Editorial (B2B) at The Content Council's international Pearl Awards ceremony in New York with MiNDSPACE...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 15 Dec 2017

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