You might have noticed 'Standard Bank' storylines woven into Isidingo, Muvhango and Isibaya this year. This wasn't just a happy coincidence but rather a well-thought out strategy, which also saw the launch of a new Standard Bank-specific radio soapie called Iketsetse-Zenzele or Do It Yourself, broadcast on SABC and community radio in 10 languages...
By Leigh Andrews 22 Dec 2014 08:58
SABC must reject Tshabalala's R1m claim for legal fees says DA's Davis...
22 Dec 2014 08:05
With 2015 looming, consumers are sharper, harder to impress and less easily influenced than ever before. It's the digital age and 'the man on the street' is looking into a screen. If you run a business and you aren't embracing the public on social media, your audience is sure to be entertained by brands more slick and streetwise than your own.
By Daniel Schmidt 18 Dec 2014 11:39
Every few weeks, another innovative new translation app is announced to help people around the world communicate. Waygo and Google's Word Lens let you hold your smartphone up to a sign or menu and get a real-time translation. So when you are at a business lunch in China, you can figure out what the menu is about so the meeting can stay about business and not the fact that you can't tell the pork from the turtle on the menu.
By Ian Henderson 17 Dec 2014 07:24
NATIVE VML is thrilled to have been appointed as lead digital agency for BMW following an industry-wide pitch for the account.
Issued by NATIVE VML 15 Dec 2014 13:02
Emirates has signed a five-year sponsorship with Lions Super Rugby team and have naming rights to the Lions home ground Ellis Park in Johannesburg.
15 Dec 2014 12:37
Gavin Davis, the DA's Shadow Minister of Communications, says Jacob Zuma needs to suspend Ellen Tshabalala immediately...
15 Dec 2014 09:07
In partnership with the Nal'ibali national reading-for-enjoyment campaign, SAA will offer passengers travelling with children, and unaccompanied minors, a specially developed magazine containing two children's stories written by local authors, fun literacy activities, and a holiday 'reading passport' with challenges to keep them mentally stimulated and entertained throughout the school break.
15 Dec 2014 08:49
Although I've spent many years in advertising, I don't attend ad industry events as frequently as before...
By Walter Pike 15 Dec 2014 06:00