With economic conditions in South Africa likely to remain weak, the apparel retail industry growth forecast for 2018 is muted. In addition, the entrance of international brands has added further challenge for local incumbents.
2 hours ago
Love takes many forms. This month, we're highlighting businesses who are showing their love for our home, planet Earth, through strategically-implemented shared value.
While there have been reports of low job search and application numbers in the South African online recruitment market, CareerJunction experienced a massive 36% increase of applications per job ad year-on-year (2017-2018).
CareerJunction 3 hours ago
As noted futurologist Roy Amera observed in 2006: "We tend to overestimate the effect of a technology in the short run, and underestimate the effect in the long run."
Adam Howatson 4 hours ago
While the City of Cape Town is using apps, Twitter campaigns and Mmusi Maimane's bucket delegation skills to remind South Africans to save water, the nation's Department of Water and Sanitation is taking a - ahem - different approach.
Andy Walker 6 hours ago
It takes a lot of work to properly understand why people attend your event and engage with them in a way that makes them not want to miss your next event. Jessica MacRoberts shares five actions that make this easier.
Key stakeholders in South Africa's automation industry have called for greater collaboration to drive industrial progress.
Reed Exhibitions 7 hours ago
The world does not need another brand - it is for this reason that Grid Worldwide; South Africa's top ranked brand specialist agency continues to find value in attending the Design Indaba that has been in the agency activity calendar for 10 years. The forum is an all-round inspirational space that gives a perspective on the design and overall creative economy and how it can disrupt normal ways of doing things to change the world for the better.
Grid Worldwide 7 hours ago
The not-so-hidden secret behind the buzz surrounding the Massiv Metro taxi radio station is finely tuned radio programming.
Massiv Media 7 hours ago
Independent Media notes the findings of the Competition Commission relating to an investigation, which found that a number of media companies had colluded on offering discounts and payment terms to advertising agencies linked to Media Credit Co-ordinators (MCC).
Independent Media 8 hours ago
I remember looking, in some amazement, at the results pinned on the school notice board: I had got a distinction for physical science. Next to the board was our lugubrious, pipe-smoking, Mr Bean-like science teacher, "Rab" Wright.
Brendan Seery 14 Feb 2018
The Gunn Report, the global index of creative excellence in advertising, has released the results of the newly launched Gunn 100, with South Africa in the 24th spot on the rankings. The Gunn 100 is a ranking of the top 100 creatively awarded advertising ideas of 2017, regardless of their communication discipline, and the companies behind them.
12 Feb 2018