Paarl Tourism and Paarl Wine Route have amalgamated to operate under one umbrella, with effect from January 2018. The decision, made during Paarl Wine Route's annual general meeting, will see a unified destination offering as one brand - Paarl Wine Valley.
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"Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars." Inspirational words from American minister and author of The Power of Positive Thinking, Norman Vincent Peale, and a quote that has been taken to heart when it comes to the planning of the second iteration of Madex, the ultimate marketing, advertising, design, social media and all that good stuff expo.
Madex 2 hours ago
[2 min read] As a creative, the quality of your portfolio plays an essential role in determining the future of your career. It is a hiring manager's first port of call (together with the CV) and is considered a direct reflection of the breadth of your experience, your output and your skills.
LONDON, UK: Britain's competition regulator provisionally ruled Tuesday that a planned takeover of pan-European satellite TV giant Sky by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox entertainment group was "not in the public interest".
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The update to Facebook announced last week Thursday (18 January) will not lay waste to the time, effort and money spent by brands on creating and curating a presence on the social media channel.
FCB Africa 3 hours ago
2018 started off with a social media outcry from netizens and consumers around the world who were offended by a blatantly racist advert produced by Swedish clothing giant H&M, which also has a retail presence in South Africa. Within days the global outcry against the advert flighted on the company's UK website quickly escalated into public demonstrations of outrage in South Africa, resulting in trashing of local stores and suspension of trade.
Lunice Johnston 1 day ago
We recently saw a global clothing retailer unwittingly become the target of consumer fury locally, as a result of their sizing. A disgruntled customer pointed out on social media the visible disparity between the store's sizing compared to other local retailers' size equivalent, with the retailer in question responding that their sizing was in line with EU standards.
18 Jan 2018
Kenyan incubator, Nailab, has announced the 15 startups that will take part in its Make-IT accelerator programme, designed to strengthen entrepreneurs' skills for scaling their businesses.
Tom Jackson 18 Jan 2018