EXCLUSIVE: Liquorice wins Avon account
EXCLUSIVE: Liquorice wins Avon account

Following an extensive and competitive pitch, digital marketing agency Liquorice has been appointed Avon South Africa's digital and social media agency of record.

2 hours ago

Analytics is critical, but data is being left out
Analytics is critical, but data is being left out

The digitisation of business has spread the ‘customer experience' (CX) right across organisations. Managing and understanding customers is no longer confined to frontline sales and contact centre staff, but requires constant attention from all employees in order to meet diverse expectations from increasingly-demanding consumers who have unprecedented options at hand.

By Danny Drew 3 hours ago

Gagasi FM opens its satelite station at uShaka
Gagasi FM opens its satelite station at uShaka

On Friday, 21 July, Gagasi FM opened up their satellite studio situated within the uShaka Village Walk Mall at uShaka Marine World and will be broadcasting on weekends, school holidays as well as selected public holidays.

Issued by uShaka Marine World 4 hours ago

Unmissable day of creative inspiration at Loeries seminar
Unmissable day of creative inspiration at Loeries seminar

“The best creatives in the world inspiring the best creatives in the region.” That's how Fahmeeda Cassim Surtee, Marketing & Sales Director DStv Media Sales, describes the DStv Seminar of Creativity during Loeries Creative Week in Durban on Friday, 18 August.

Issued by Loeries 4 hours ago

#NewCampaign: Coding a better, prosperous future
#NewCampaign: Coding a better, prosperous future

With its 'prosper' philosophy at its core, in ‘helping people achieve their ambitions in the right way', Absa recently released its latest film, ‘Coding a better future', which features three Digital Academy graduates, namely Edward Motloung, Gopolang Lekoto and Sanusha Naidoo, who secured themselves an internship, which led to a full-time job at Absa.

By Jessica Tennant 4 hours ago

TelOne introduces 'Alert Me' service
TelOne introduces 'Alert Me' service

TelOne has introduced "Alert Me" service for all its broadband customers, where customers will now be able to receive updates on their data balance and get reminders for recharging.

5 hours ago

The real value of exhibitions
The real value of exhibitions

We've all experienced exhibitions in a professional space. The question you should be asking yourself about big-ticket activations is whether your company gets real value from them? If you're thinking of presenting your business in exhibitions, there are a few factors you should consider. Grant Waites, our head of ACTIVE (Worx Group's unit focused on activations, exhibitions, sponsorships and sports), breaks them down.

Issued by Worx Group 5 hours ago

Disruption anticipated at Standard Bank Top Women Conference
Disruption anticipated at Standard Bank Top Women Conference

What's your next? As an entrepreneurial, ambitious woman, the best place to answer that question is at the must-attend event this Women's Month: the 2017 Standard Bank Top Women Conference.

Issued by Topco Media 2 days ago

A reimagined approach is needed to solve South Africa's social ills
A reimagined approach is needed to solve South Africa's social ills

Save your preaching for someone else. Today's audiences are much more complex and smarter than you think and will not respond to prescriptive ways in order to change behaviours. For years, I grew observing how we socially interacted and address matters of contention in my community and our country at large, many of which affected us in ways we could not even imagine possible. Needless to say, the results have not always been great because of the approach that has been taken and applied in solving them.

By Khangelani Dziba 3 days ago

StokvelEx encourages stokvels to develop a realistic savings plan this National Savings Month
StokvelEx encourages stokvels to develop a realistic savings plan this National Savings Month

A powerful investment tool, the stokvel market is worth an unsurpassed estimated amount of R46 billion and this pool of money is circulating formally and informally amongst stokvels, mattresses and various financial institutions.

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 3 days ago

Waspa updates code of conduct
Waspa updates code of conduct

The Wireless Application Service Provider of South Africa (Waspa), has updated its code of conduct to be in line with Icasa regulations on premium services.

22 Jul 2017

Audi pulls 'sexist' China ad after public outcry
Audi pulls 'sexist' China ad after public outcry

SHANGHAI, China: German automaker Audi apologised on Thursday over an advertisement it aired in China that was slammed as sexist for showing a bride-to-be being roughly examined like a piece of livestock.

21 Jul 2017

Chat Find app offers freelancers, businesses a mobile shopfront
Chat Find app offers freelancers, businesses a mobile shopfront

Mobile commerce (m-commerce) app, Chat Find, offers businesses and freelancers a mobile shopfront and the ability to process payment and invoice their customers directly. Unlike business promotion on sites such as Facebook, stores and service providers on the app can promote for free, with their posts popping up on the feeds of people within a 24km radius.

20 Jul 2017