This year's Cape Town HOMEMAKERS Expo is all about beautiful ideas for real homes
This year's Cape Town HOMEMAKERS Expo is all about beautiful ideas for real homes

2018 Cape Town HOMEMAKERS Expo on from 30 August to 2 September at the CTICC

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 6 minutes ago

24.com welcomes a new W24 editor
24.com welcomes a new W24 editor

W24, SA's biggest lifestyle website for women, has a new editor - Zanele Kumalo. Prior to W24 Zanele was editor of the fashion weekly magazine Grazia.

Issued by 24.com 26 minutes ago

M&C Saatchi Abel and Takealot.com change South Africans' perceptions around online shopping
M&C Saatchi Abel and Takealot.com change South Africans' perceptions around online shopping

Every family has their go-to guy; the person whose name gets called every time mom or dad needs something, big or small.

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 47 minutes ago

Health is strong at New Media
Health is strong at New Media

New Media Publishing has strengthened and expanded its Health and Sports Division by welcoming Thomas Okes on board as Brand Editor on the Mediclinic account.

Issued by New Media 1 hour ago

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Cocreating the CapeTalk conversation in the digital decade

Talk radio is intense as it's largely based on current affairs - and with the rise of social media, there's a deluge of that 'breaking information' to sift through. You need to be ready to switch focus at the drop of a hat - even while on-air. Tessa van Staden, programming manager at CapeTalk, talks us through the first two decades on air for the only talk radio station on the AM frequency, and how they're moving with the digital times.

By Leigh Andrews 1 hour ago

Wimpy's managing executive, Molla Bonnet.
Reminiscing about Wimpy's sizzling campaigns

Wimpy, one of South Africa's favourite restaurant brands, turned 50 on 1 September and has been celebrating this milestone in various ways throughout the country.

By Juanita Pienaar 1 hour ago

SMARTmeetings powered by ibtm events launches in Rwanda
SMARTmeetings powered by ibtm events launches in Rwanda

In an exciting move to forward the MICE industry in Africa, Reed Exhibitions has announced the launch of SMARTmeetings powered by ibtm events, a dynamic two-day event in Kigali, Rwanda focusing on uniting African MICE venues and products with highly-qualified meeting and event planners.

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 2 hours ago

#NewCampaign: $15m Emirates campaign opens up a world of good times
#NewCampaign: $15m Emirates campaign opens up a world of good times

Emirates has launched a $15m campaign, running in key markets around the world since 15 October, to inspire travel and promote the airline's network of global destinations, including its home and hub, Dubai.

By Cari Coetzee 2 hours ago

Bizcommunity's Leigh Andrews, only South African shortlisted for WIM awards
Bizcommunity's Leigh Andrews, only South African shortlisted for WIM awards

Now in its seventh year, the UK-based Women in Marketing Awards has this year expanded its scope to new categories and international entries. The awards are intended to advance and represent the influence, interests and impact particularly of women in marketing and related fields.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 hours ago

Ten tips for excellent copywriting
Ten tips for excellent copywriting

An effective content strategy begins and ends with excellent copy. Whether your goal is lead generation, sales conversion or brand-building, what you say and how you say it is the most powerful way to engage with your audience. Here are 10 tips on how to escalate your copywriting from good to great:

By Lauren Crooks 3 hours ago

When was the sale lost?
When was the sale lost?

Every now and then I find myself looking at a vehicle that carries no detail about the company the driver works for and what they do - such a wasted opportunity.

By Chris Brewer 1 day ago

Frank talk: Rethinking value in agency-client relationships
Frank talk: Rethinking value in agency-client relationships

Frankly, the current way of working between marketing agencies and clients is in a state of flux and we are not sure what's coming next. We have seen this before, but this time it's different. We know that for marketing agencies, adding value is no longer a price nor capability consideration - those are basics that should always be right. It's now about genuinely understanding the way people are consuming information and adopting a structure that enables this understanding. Agencies who are in that state of mind are the perfect partners, poised to help clients get ‘fluent in tomorrow' and win for the future.

By Lynn Madeley, Issued by Havas Johannesburg 19 Oct 2017

Top five South African consumer trends - Euromonitor
Top five South African consumer trends - Euromonitor

Global market intelligence company, Euromonitor International, has just released the latest results of the 2017 Global Consumer Trends survey.

17 Oct 2017