Suné Stassen, festival director for the Open Design Festival, is heavily involved in the country's design education movement. Here, she shares how your business can pick up the baton to take the movement forward.
Leigh Andrews 1 day ago
Last year we predicted that 2016 would be a ‘year of disruption' and how. It was all that and more. To make sense of 2017, we trawled trends and asked resident futurists and trend spotters to weigh in on trends in consumer insight, business and the media and marketing industry. These are our 17 trends for 2017 for what we are calling the ‘year of visual communication' as video and VR start integrating with all forms of marketing communication.
Louise Marsland 2 days ago
There's a certain twilight zone feel about life these days. All of our absolutes are no longer absolute.
John Walls 24 Feb 2017
My house has been on the market for four months. In this time, not one person has come to view it, not even when it was on show. Not even a nosy neighbour. It's almost as bad as if no one comes to your birthday party.
Tarryn Giebelmann 23 Feb 2017
KFC's New Africa Markets account has been awarded to Ogilvy Cape Town. KFC has extensive expansion plans for Africa.
22 Feb 2017
Many factors influence the success of a startup, amongst them is the effective use of social media in creating brand awareness. While marketing on social media can boost the growth of your startup significantly, it could also have detrimental effects on the profitability and reputation of your business if not done properly.
Charles Mburugu 2 Feb 2017
The finest that Nigeria has to offer will be on display at the Sandton Convention Centre from 28 September to 2 October as, for the first time, South Africa plays host to the Best of Nigeria Expo in 2004.
15 Sep 2004
Bayer has announced that it has agreed to acquire Roche Consumer Health. By acquiring this business Bayer will become one of the top three over-the-counter (OTC) consumer health companies worldwide.
21 Jul 2004
Diageo, Heineken and Namibia Breweries have announced that their new joint venture company in South Africa will trade under the name of 'brandhouse'. The new company combines the sales, marketing and distribution of some of the world's top premium brands in this fast growing sector in South Africa.
7 Jul 2004
The FS African Standard, a newspaper for the ever-expanding expatriate communities of West Africa living in South Africa - estimated to number around 100 000 - has been launched in the country by leading Nigerian publisher Millennium Harvest Ltd.
24 May 2004