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Episode 138: Isilumko Activate and Agency Focus with 20Across looking at Influencer marketing.

Date: 2 Jul 2015
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The 'foreign' impact on South Africa's potato industry - Insight Survey
The 'foreign' impact on South Africa's potato industry

Insight Survey's latest Carbohydrate Landscape Report comprises extensive primary research in order to ascertain and provide detailed insight into the current impact of the 'foreign' on domestic market dynamics...

Issued by Insight Survey 6 Jul 2015 09:36

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 138: Isilumko Activate and agency focus with 20Across
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 138: Isilumko Activate and agency focus with 20Across

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Lauren Durant and Fabrizia Degli Esposti...

2 Jul 2015 14:37

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 138: Isilumko Activate and agency focus with 20Across
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 138: Isilumko Activate and agency focus with 20Across

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 2 July 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Lauren Durant and Fabrizia Degli Esposti...

1 Jul 2015 11:17

Win-win for brands and shoppers as SNAPnSAVE launches new mobile cash-back app
Win-win for brands and shoppers as SNAPnSAVE launches new mobile cash-back app

Good news! South Africans will be able to get cash back for doing their everyday shopping and simply snapping their till slip...

Issued by SNAPnSAVE 29 Jun 2015 09:47

Rolf Akermann
Beware... Winter is coming!

As a matter of fact, winter has been coming (as in the case of "The Game of Thrones") for decades. Consumers have been demanding more clarity as to what the contents/ingredients/nutritional values are of the products they buy...

By Rolf Akermann 26 Jun 2015 14:28

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed David Ferguson, Styli Charalambous and Nic Haralambous...

26 Jun 2015 11:09

Why you should consider replacing airtime giveaways with sponsored call marketing - JustPalm
Why you should consider replacing airtime giveaways with sponsored call marketing

Many brands are finding that instant airtime giveaways are a fantastic marketing product to drive engagement with consumers. It's an instant reward that the majority of consumers consider rather valuable - much more valuable than coupons that they may or may not redeem before they expire...

By Patrick Palmi, Issued by JustPalm 26 Jun 2015 10:42

Charity dress auction launched in aid of Princess Project
Charity dress auction launched in aid of Princess Project

Some of SA's hottest designers and most stylish celebrities have donated an array of beautiful dresses as part of an auction that aims to raise funds for non-profit organisation Princess Project.

25 Jun 2015 12:12

Mercedes-Benz back as major sponsor of Fashion Week
Mercedes-Benz back as major sponsor of Fashion Week

African Fashion International has announced that Mercedes-Benz has renewed its title sponsorship of Fashion Week for another three years and that it has also appointed Tribeca Public Relations to manage all media interactions...

24 Jun 2015 13:15

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 137: Vehicle branding solutions, the Daily Maverick and Nic Harry

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 25 June 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to David Ferguson, Styli Charalambous and Nic Haralambous...

24 Jun 2015 09:29

[TrendTalk] A fashionable future
[TrendTalk] A fashionable future

Our clothes as well as our food will in all likelihood be grown in labs in the future. The latest fashion trend, bio-fashion, uses the living cultures of micro-organisms such as yeast, fungi and algae to produce fabric, reports Native VML...

By Louise Marsland 22 Jun 2015 10:59

Breaking down retail 'data' for digital signage in 2015 - Moving Tactics
Breaking down retail 'data' for digital signage in 2015

With the advancement of retail analytic tools, retailers are gaining better insights into their consumers' behaviour, which has led them to better cater for their consumers' needs...

Issued by Moving Tactics 19 Jun 2015 10:57

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 136: This is Me, Mike Wronski & the BrightRock connection session
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 136: This is Me, Mike Wronski & the BrightRock connection session

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed David Thomas, Mike Wronski and Suzanne Stevens...

19 Jun 2015 09:50

Cameroon has investment opportunities
Cameroon has investment opportunities

Cameroon is one of Africa's best-kept secrets. The investment opportunities are wide open - from agriculture and renewable energy to retail developments, believes Africa strategy advisor for Moore Stephens, Jeff Blackbeard, who recently met with Cameroonian Prime Minister, Philémon Yang...

17 Jun 2015 13:46

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 136: This Is Me, and Mike Wronski on social media
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 136: This Is Me, and Mike Wronski on social media

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 18 June 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to David Thomas and Mike Wronski...

17 Jun 2015 12:02

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 135: Whisky Live Showroom, Efinity and purposeful marketing
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 135: Whisky Live Showroom, Efinity and purposeful marketing

On the latest Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show, host Warren Harding interviewed Jacqui Maroun, Nic Robertson and Emily Stockden...

11 Jun 2015 14:33

E-commerce business to boom
E-commerce business to boom

South African entrepreneurs are leading the way in online innovation, making e-commerce purchase a simple and effective process for both merchant and consumer...

Issued by Just Perfect 11 Jun 2015 12:26

Digital Out of Home: Key medium influencing the media landscape
Digital Out of Home: Key medium influencing the media landscape

In the next year, DOOH will be well-positioned to attract spend from other media channels. This is the opinion of Jacques du Preez, who believes that DOOH is going to revolutionise the OOH media landscape...

By Danette Breitenbach 11 Jun 2015 11:18

[Source Africa 2015] Africa en vogue
[Source Africa 2015] Africa en vogue

Africa is certainly the next big thing when it comes to trading partners for the US, and the recent reauthorisation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) for another 10 years has just made it even hotter...

By Nicci Botha 11 Jun 2015 08:15

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 135: Whiskey Live Showroom, Efinity and purposeful marketing
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 135: Whiskey Live Showroom, Efinity and purposeful marketing

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show, 11 June 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Emily Stockden, Nic Robertson and Jacqui Maroun...

10 Jun 2015 10:46

Poor in-store activations dilute brand presence
Poor in-store activations dilute brand presence

The poor execution of in-store promoters or brand ambassadors undermines the power of in-store activations, as they often do not do justice to the vital role they play within a brand owner's marketing strategy...

10 Jun 2015 10:15

Men forge ahead in mobile shopping
Men forge ahead in mobile shopping

A recent mobile shopping survey, run by online retailer Spree.co.za, reveals South African men are following the international trend of shopping more via their mobile phones than their female counterparts (73% vs 67%)...

10 Jun 2015 09:45

[Source Africa 2015] Wearing your heart on your sleeve
[Source Africa 2015] Wearing your heart on your sleeve

Whether shopping for something as simple as a pair of jeans or that must-have fashion item, the average consumer doesn't give much thought to...

By Nicci Botha 10 Jun 2015 08:00

Biz Takeouts at the BrightRock Connection Session on 25 June
Biz Takeouts at the BrightRock Connection Session on 25 June

The next Connection Session is here and is happening in Cape Town, at The Breakwater Lodge, Portswood Road, Cape Town on 25 June, with the topic: Will the set-up costs stifle your start-up dream...?

9 Jun 2015 13:20

We are entering the next phase with Pinterest and Instagram
We are entering the next phase with Pinterest and Instagram

Exciting news in the social media world with two big announcements, one from Pinterest and one from Instagram...

By Warren Harding 9 Jun 2015 12:23

Startup Grind features YDE founder, Paul Simon
Startup Grind features YDE founder, Paul Simon

Startup Grind Cape Town, part of the international entrepreneurial movement, will feature Young Designer's' Emporium (YDE) founder, Paul Simon...

8 Jun 2015 13:33

'Dependency' is the trend in South Africa's rice industry - Insight Survey
'Dependency' is the trend in South Africa's rice industry

Insight Survey's latest Carbohydrate Landscape Report comprises extensive primary research in order to ascertain and provide detailed insight into this state of 'dependency', and its impact on domestic market dynamics...

Issued by Insight Survey 8 Jun 2015 10:08

Omni-channel provides continuity of brand experience
Omni-channel provides continuity of brand experience

Retailers in the US are merging brick-and-mortar and digital strategies into an omni-channel engagement, while most organisations are still contemplating how to develop a meaningful customer engagement strategy...

4 Jun 2015 14:17

On-pack promotions: From concept to application - Pyrotec
On-pack promotions: From concept to application

An on-pack promotion can yield a great return on investment for your brand. If used strategically, a promotional device attached to your packaging will put your products in the spotlight and drive sales at the point of purchase...

Issued by Pyrotec 4 Jun 2015 10:12

African markets emerge on global retail development index
African markets emerge on global retail development index

The 2015 Global Retail Development Index (GRDI), published by AT Kearney, places three sub-Saharan countries in the top 30 - Botswana #18, Nigeria #23 and Angola #30...

3 Jun 2015 15:05

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