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Date: 11 Feb 2016
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[NewsMaker] Lee Curtis
[NewsMaker] Lee Curtis

Lee Curtis is General Manager of Posterscope SA. He will drive the overall day-to-day management for the strategy and planning teams. His main task is to develop new business alongside the management team...

By Louise Marsland

New Demo Stand launched - Right Stuff
New Demo Stand launched

The portable Demo Stand, made entirely from aluminium for strength and light weight, is ideal for in-store and mall promotions...

Issued by Right Stuff

Alliance Media once again awarded the contract at SSKIA Airport - Alliance Media
Alliance Media once again awarded the contract at SSKIA Airport

Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (SSKIA) in Gaborone re-opens on 18 September and once again Alliance Media has been awarded the exclusive indoor and outdoor media contract...

Issued by Alliance Media

Posterscope brings future of OOH media to Nigeria
Posterscope brings future of OOH media to Nigeria

Posterscope, an out-of-home communication agency, has formally launched an office in Nigeria. Nigeria is the 32nd market globally that Posterscope is venturing into...

Taking vehicle branding above and beyond
Taking vehicle branding above and beyond

Out of home branding is a trend that's growing in leaps and bounds, with billboards, digital signage and more. But there's one that's been the business of Graffiti for the past 16 years: vehicle branding...

By Beverley Klein

[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...

[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...

Outdoor advertising spend dropped to N20.5bn in 2014 - OAAN
Outdoor advertising spend dropped to N20.5bn in 2014 - OAAN

The total amount of outdoor advertising spend in Nigeria dropped to N20.5bn in 2014 from the N23.3bn it achieved in 2013 representing a N3.2bn decline.

By Chris Agabi

Insights from the Festival of Media Global 2015
Insights from the Festival of Media Global 2015

The Festival of Media Global 2015 took place in Rome and was awash with the cream of the media crop, media network CEOs, TV conglomerate heads and procurement and media managers from large brands the world around...

By John Beale

[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...

[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...

Congress brings 39 countries to debate future direction of OOH industry worldwide
Congress brings 39 countries to debate future direction of OOH industry worldwide

Technology has become the friend of out of home (OOH) advertising, and media owners in Africa have converted every challenge into an opportunity to benefit the medium...

The ultimate compact Vending Trolley solution - Right Stuff
The ultimate compact Vending Trolley solution

Perfect for beaches and concert venues, the super-compact, lightweight and branded Vending Trolley fulfills the need for instant sales when shops are either too far away or inaccessible due to large crowds...

Issued by Right Stuff

Sub-Saharan African consumers connect with Coke via Continental Outdoors' Ignite screens - Continental Outdoor
Sub-Saharan African consumers connect with Coke via Continental Outdoors' Ignite screens

One of the first truly interactive digital out-of-home campaigns to move into sub-Saharan Africa is owned by Coca-Cola with their "Share a Coke" campaign, which activates consumers to replace the advertised name on the can with their own...

Issued by Continental Outdoor

Digitally bright future for outdoor
Digitally bright future for outdoor

Within the next decade, digital advertising is expected to account for more than a quarter of all billboards, as it is increasingly replacing traditional paper billboards across South Africa...

Digital OOH displays promote social interaction in Tanzania
Digital OOH displays promote social interaction in Tanzania

Samsung Electronics Tanzania, in partnership with one of Tanzania's outdoor players, Continental Outdoor Media, has embarked on an innovative campaign to share experiences among technologically empowered and social media-connected audiences...

Alliance Media partners with Vodacom in Tanzania - Alliance Media
Alliance Media partners with Vodacom in Tanzania

Alliance Media and Vodacom have partnered on a new campaign focused on encouraging people to save money through their phones. Vodacom has started the M-Pawa campaign and the large-format billboards can be seen all over Tanzania...

Issued by Alliance Media

Continental Outdoor ignites the streets of Malawi - Continental Outdoor
Continental Outdoor ignites the streets of Malawi

Continental Outdoor has continued its roll-out of Roadside Digital billboards across sub-Saharan Africa into Malawi with the erection of these world-class advertising structures into Blantyre and Lilongwe...

Issued by Continental Outdoor

Alliance Media supports Rotary in Mauritius - Alliance Media
Alliance Media supports Rotary in Mauritius

This year sees the Rotary Club in Mauritius celebrating its Golden Jubilee and they've been holding various events over the past couple of weeks in the build-up to their AGM...

Issued by Alliance Media

VavavavoOomph! - Oomph! Africa
VavavavoOomph!

Brand activation and OOH media expert Oomph! Africa cracked a record quarter-of-a-million attendance at Sanlam's Roadshow...

By Susan Mottram, Issued by Oomph! Africa

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 111: Stretch Experiential Marketing with Mike Silver
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 111: Stretch Experiential Marketing with Mike Silver

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 30 October 2014, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Mike Silver from Stretch Experiential...

Louise Marsland
[NewsMaker] The Loerie Awards 2014

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By Louise Marsland

Opportunities in the Zimbabwean OOH advertising environment
Opportunities in the Zimbabwean OOH advertising environment

I have been visiting Harare over the past year and am always perplexed by the number of new outdoor advertising sites each time. Given that the economy is stagnant and...

By Tatenda Chiweshe

Continental Outdoor continues to dominate Africa's DOOH growth! - Continental Outdoor
Continental Outdoor continues to dominate Africa's DOOH growth!

Continental Outdoor is leading the way in paving South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa's roads, commuter and consumer convergence areas with digital advertising screens. It is fast expanding its network across Africa...

Issued by Continental Outdoor

Jockey targets Gabarone through OOH campaigns
Jockey targets Gabarone through OOH campaigns

To strategically engage the consumer market in Botswana, the Jockey out of home campaign has fifteen Jockey branded taxis travelling on major arterial routes around Botswana as well as a...

Primedia moves into Namibia, first expansion outside SA
Primedia moves into Namibia, first expansion outside SA

The Primedia Lifestyle Group has been awarded marketing rights to its first African shopping centre, Maerua Mall, based in Namibia.

Better days ahead for Nigeria's outdoor ad industry
Better days ahead for Nigeria's outdoor ad industry

The huge potential of the outdoor advertising industry in Nigeria and Africa at large has again been brought to the fore. Stakeholders unanimously agree that better days...

By Clarkson Eberu

MP wants alcohol ads banned
MP wants alcohol ads banned

When MPs discussed the Report on Alcohol Abuse in Namibia late last week, Republican Party MP, Clara Gowases, called for a ban on the advertising of alcoholic beverages, reports Mathia Haufiku...

[Cannes Lions 2014] SA wins 10 Lions in Media, Outdoor
[Cannes Lions 2014] SA wins 10 Lions in Media, Outdoor

At last night's award ceremony for Media, Mobile and Outdoor, South Africa was honoured with one Gold Lion, two Silver Lions, and seven Bronze Lions in the Media and Outdoor categories. (video)

[Cannes Lions 2014] Media, Mobile, Outdoor shortlists
[Cannes Lions 2014] Media, Mobile, Outdoor shortlists

The Media, Mobile and Outdoor shortlists have been released and South Africa features in two of the three categories. (video)

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