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Parisian trip for Appletiser "Crown is Yours' winner

Tania Bloemhoef from Vredenburg, Western Cape won the recent 'The Crown Is Yours' competition, by entering the unique code she found under the tab pull of her Appletiser can. The couple enjoyed four days in Paris, experiencing the royal treatment offered by the competition. "The brand is all about...

Sony competition offers 2014 FIFA World Cup tickets

Sony Mobile Communications in partnership with Vodacom South Africa has announced its 'Brazil Calling' competition, where two consumers can win tickets to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Rio de Janeiro this year. To enter, consumers must purchase one device from Sony's Xperia Z range on contract through...

Dulux offers trip to Rio

A current Dulux competition offers consumers the opportunity to win two tickets to Brazil, seven night's accommodation and a grandstand ticket to the Rio Carnival 2014, worth R100,000 or one of 10 Sony Bravia 46" LED TVs. Entrants need to purchase any tin of paint that features the Dulux Dog on...

Leave your tribute to AdVantage magazine

On Tuesday, 2 July 2013, AdVantage Magazine announced that after 20 years of covering the South African media, marketing and advertising industry, final edition had been sent to the printers. We at Bizcommunity invite you to honour this iconic industry print title - and our now former media partner...

Kraft Foods South Africa name change

In line with its international branding, Kraft Foods South Africa will be known as Mondelez South Africa from 1 July 2013. This follows the October 2012 strategic decision to split Kraft Foods International and create two separate companies, one of which was Mondelez International. Chapelat...

Obikwa opens Facebook to faces

click to enlargeObikwa wines have launched an innovative and easy-to-use Facebook tab, entitled "O Face" that lets you unleash your inner ostrich online. The tab activates a webcam to take a photo or gives users the choice to use one of their existing Facebook images. Once they have decided which...

Competition in Durban North shopping centre this weekend

The Home Centre in Springfield Park, Durban North, will hold a customer competition from 10am to 3pm on Saturday 23 June 2012, offering prizes worth R15 000. It takes place in the central parking lot, offering a carpeted area for participants, seating for an audience and a DJ to set the mood. For...

Pongrácz competition at Makro

click to enlargeMakro and Pongrácz are running an exclusive competition for consumers who purchase a bottle of the Méthode Cap Classique before the end of June 2012. The winner will win a beautiful chandelier. For detailed competition rules, go to www.makro.co.za....

Puma helps share the love

Puma is sharing the love this Valentine's Day with a new campaign designed to help the football fans cope with the problem that occurs every 14 February: how not to miss the game and still make your Valentine feel like she (or he) is your number one. Pumasharethelove.com gives your Valetine their...

Online kisses for Valentine's Day

click to enlargeThe Jay Jays First Kiss campaign has in-store rollouts that will have shoppers pull out their cellphones to either take a photo or interact by scanning the QR codes. The codes take them to a virtual online kiss, where they can virtually kiss one of the Jay Jays models. To back the...

Menlyn gears for the mobile revolution

Menlyn Park is keeping up with social media advances and the mobile revolution, ensuring its aligned with what Generation Y finds important. This generation shift is generally marked by an increased use and familiarity with communications, media, and digital technologies. As such, the centre has...

McCain announces winners of competition

click to enlargeMcCain has announced the winners of its recent campaign to promote its Young and Tender range of frozen vegetables, which was run in conjunction with Phillips. It focused on the concept of lending a hand in the kitchen, with a grand prize consisting of Phillips kitchen appliances, 50...

Pick n Pay offers free grocery delivery to busy new moms

Pick n Pay and Huggies have created a special offer for busy Moms with babies - any online grocery order, containing an order for a pack of Huggies Gold Jumbo, Bulk pack or New Baby nappies, will qualify for a free delivery, paid for by Huggies. The promotion closes on 31 January 2012. To order, go...

January's Jet bride of the year finalist

click to enlargeMaureshia Welkom of Mamre, Cape Town, has been named as the January finalist in the Jet Club Bride of the Year competition and will compete with five other lucky brides to be named Jet Club's Bride of the Year. As a finalist, Welkom has already won fabulous prizes, including beauty...

Berea Centre promotes Valentine's Day

During February 2011, Berea Centre in Durban is hosting a Valentine's Day competition aimed at shoppers who spend R100 or more at the centre. The first prize is a limousine ride to the Havana Grill and the second prize is R1000 in shopping vouchers to spend at the centre. The draw will take place at...

Jet Club bride of the year finalist

click to enlargeNozipho Xulu of Umlazi in Kwa-Zulu Natal has been named as one of the finalists in the Jet Club Bride of the Year competition and will compete with five other lucky brides to be named Jet Club's Bride of the Year. Xulu, who as a finalist has already won loads of fabulous prizes,...

Retail trends in 2011

Are you a thought-leader within the retail arena and would you like to forecast possible trends in 2011 for the industry? If so, send your RETAIL TRENDS 2011 to document.write('' + bRev('moc.ytinummoczib;46#&liater-srotubirtnoc') + '');moc.ytinummoczib@liater-srotubirtnoc. These pieces will be...

New agencies for Bank SETA

The Banking Sector Education and Training Authority has appointed Indigo Marketing, a B2B agency specialising in brand strategy, marketing, design and event marketing agency and HMC Seswa Corporate Communications, a PR consultancy to manage its marketing and communications....

Doubling the competition

Following the success of last year's 'Win A Car' competition, Baby Soft toilet tissue has launched its national on-pack 'Double Up' competition, where one family stands a chance to win two cars. The promotion is available on the Baby Soft 2 Ply white 9's packs, with competition packs sporting a...

Jack Daniel's special edition birthday bottle

click to enlargeIn celebration of the 160th birthday of its founder, Jasper Newton "Jack" Daniel, the Jack Daniel's Distillery will release a special commemorative bottle to mark the occasion. Jack Daniel was born in September 1850, but no one knows the exact date because the records were lost in a...

One year for Hemingways

click to enlargeHemingways Mall, East London, is celebrating its first birthday on 24 September 2010 and, in collaboration with the Daily Dispatch, will be giving away two Volkswagen Vivos on the day. Entry forms are available in the Daily Dispatch each day and competitors need only visit the mall...

Early spring celebrations with competition

click to enlargeSwartland Winery plans to bring friends together for a braai this spring with a competition run exclusively with all Pick n Pay stores. Ten prizes of a braai hamper for four people valued at R1500 are up for grabs, which includes a braai, meat, salad, wine and cooler bag. In order to...

Nando's: keeping visitors in high spirits

click to enlargeLast week it was a free meal to the Mexicans if they lost; this week, Nando's is offering a free can of Coke ("no, not that kind of Coke") to all Uruguayan players and their fans with any Nando's meal purchased, if they lose to Bafana Bafana tomorrow, Wednesday, 16 June 2010......

Local flavour from Cadbury

click to enlargeCadbury has announced the return of its limited edition range of Local 'n Lekker chocolate, which became available in stores nationwide from 1 June 2010. It will be supported by striking in-store displays, as well a radio campaign on 5FM. The range has typical South African dessert...

Boxer rewards customers with Cup viewing

Boxer Superstores has launched its World Cup Diski Imbizo to reward its customers through Public Viewing Areas (PVAs) nationwide, in close proximity to the stores. By spending a minimum of R50 in any branch countrywide, the customers can use their till slip to gain access to any one of the 18 Public...

Fuel up for eBucks competition

Engen and eBucks have announced a blog competition open to all to win eB250 000 (R25 000) to spend on fuel at selected Engen service stations nationwide. Writers have to sign up for eBucks membership, write a blog about their journey using between 300 and 500 words and upload pictures if...

Sahara Computers' Christmas competition

The Sahara Computers Christmas Carnival Competition is open for entries and closes on 31 January 2010. It is being run through retail stores such as OK Furniture, House and Home, Electric Express, Morkels, Joshua Doore, Russells, Price and Pride and Best Electric. Purchasing selected PC or laptops...

Score 2010 tickets with FNB

FNB customers who invest R50 000 or more in a fixed deposit for 12 months (at 1% interest rate) will receive two tickets to a 2010 FIFA World Cup First Round (Group) match at a stadium of their choice. An investment of R100 000 will get four tickets. These are Category One sponsorship tickets...

Darsot heads outdoors

click to enlargeThe Darsot Food Corporation recently embarked on its first outdoor advertising campaign for its tinned food brand Dürsots. To ensure maximum coverage throughout the Gauteng metropol, Primedia Outdoor was called on. Ismail Darsot, founder and MD, said that initial response for the...

Babies R Us launches reality show

Babies R Us, the Toys R Us infant division, is launching a new TV reality show with parenting and pregnancy expert Sister Lilian. The show, which will be filmed in parents' homes, will focus on different problem areas. After going into a parent's home to address a particular problem, Sister Lilian...

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