How to grow your business with these influencer marketing strategies
How to grow your business with these influencer marketing strategies

The fall of traditional outbound marketing strategies has seen the meteoric rise of influencer marketing This is due to its potential to grow your business manifold. It can help you to engage with your audience and improve your brand's visibility.

By Brian Mechem 3 hours ago

Sharon Keith of Coca-Cola Africa.
#AfricaMonth: Sharon Keith on leaving the Coca-Cola high

Sharon Keith made a name for herself as marketing director at Coca-Cola Africa, but is now bubbling over with the need to pursue other professional and personal interests. Here, Keith shares top highlights from the first Share-A-Coke campaign to the Rainbow campaign that went on to win both a Gold Cannes Lion and the internal Coca-Cola Bravery Award.

By Leigh Andrews 3 hours ago

Sunday Times Generation Next Youth survey announces celeb finalists
Sunday Times Generation Next Youth survey announces celeb finalists

Finalists in the celeb, sports and entertainment categories of the Sunday Times Generation Next survey have been announced.

4 hours ago

Howard Audio scores with Allan Gray
Howard Audio scores with Allan Gray

Howard Audio was commissioned by agency King James II to compose the music for the latest Allan Gray campaign, flighting on TV, radio and cinema.

Issued by Howard Audio 5 hours ago

Screengrab from the ad.
#OrchidsandOnions: The dignity of discipline and labour, contrasting with the invasion of your space...

When I grew up, there was never much money in the house. And, with Irish ancestry, I have a fear of poverty in my DNA, which can probably be traced back to the Irish Famine. So, I am careful with money.

By Brendan Seery 5 hours ago

Singing the praises of Debonairs Pizza's Beef Almighty
Singing the praises of Debonairs Pizza's Beef Almighty

Debonairs Pizza has launched the Beef Almighty, a new premium quality beef steak topping range comprising three variants (Double Beef & Bacon, Spicy Beef, and Beef & Mushroom) with a new television commercial from FCB Joburg called "Praise Singer".

Issued by FCB Africa 5 hours ago

SA's first homegrown 0.0% alcohol beer
SA's first homegrown 0.0% alcohol beer

AB InBev South Africa worked with Berge Farrell to create Castle Free, the first zero-alcohol beer to be brewed in South Africa. It is an extension of Castle Lager and offers consumers a real beer taste without the alcohol.

Issued by Berge Farrell 6 hours ago

Andile Khumalo, House of Brave’s new non-executive chairman.
#Newsmaker: Andile Khumalo, House of Brave's new non-executive chairman

Andile Khumalo has become House of Brave's new non-executive chairman. This follows House of Brave's BEE transaction earlier this year that saw group CEO Karabo Songo and chief future officer Musa Kalenga acquire an initial 25.1% of the Group through its investment division Fastgro and is as a major step towards enhancing the partnership between its shareholders.

By Jessica Tennant 6 hours ago

Watch Conor McGregor: Notorious first on Showmax
Watch Conor McGregor: Notorious first on Showmax

The court case looms for the notorious Conor McGregor who's currently facing three charges of assault and one charge of criminal mischief for his antics at a recent UFC media day in New York, where he threw various objects at a bus carrying other fighters.

Issued by Showmax 7 hours ago

What flight attendants can teach us about reputation risk
What flight attendants can teach us about reputation risk

Social media is unique in the history of communication, in that it potentially allows equal exposure to everyone - from David Icke, who believes that an alien-lizard Illuminati runs the world, to web pages devoted to the political philosophies of the "KarJenners" (I had to look that one up).

By William Smook 7 hours ago

The most valuable brands in South Africa 2018
The most valuable brands in South Africa 2018

Brand Finance has just launched the results of a report listing South Africa's most valuable brands in 2018.

7 hours ago

Olav Westphal is the ABF's new president
Olav Westphal is the ABF's new president

After serving on the ABF (Advertising Benevolent Fund) executive board for three years, Spark Media's Olav Westphal has been named president of the fund by fellow exco members.

Issued by Advertising Benevolent Fund 7 hours ago

Brett St Clair
#AfricaMonth: The time to become a disruptor is now

Are African businesses ready to become disruptors? Disruption is a trendy term - but disruption has been around since the big bang, and we've seen it operating through time at different scales.

By Brett St Clair 15 May 2018