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What's really driving the future of retail?
What's really driving the future of retail?

Many predictions about the "future of retailing" have been made. These range from the supposed dominance of certain technologies, to increased use of data and analytics, the rising need for personalisation and customisation, and the transformation of physical spaces.

By Jason Pallant 1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Top 10 tips on how to make your website more SEO friendly
Top 10 tips on how to make your website more SEO friendly

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) continues to lead as a digital marketing tool that has proven its success rates and effectiveness over a long period of time. SEO forms part of an integral digital marketing strategy for many brands. One can't plan to enhance online brand presence without having a well thought through SEO strategy.

By Erens Tloboro 1 day ago

MARKETING & MEDIA

Joe Public founders named 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year
Joe Public founders named 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year

Joe Public founders Pepe Marais and Gareth Leck were announced as 2018 Medium Business Entrepreneur of the Year at this year's Entrepreneur of the Year competition sponsored by Sanlam and Business/Partners. This just off the back of being announced Loeries 2018 Agency of the Year.

By Jessica Tennant 14 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

Give your brand the space to grow on Bizcommunity
Give your brand the space to grow on Bizcommunity

Give your brand the space to blossom on the biggest B2B website, catering to 18 professional industry sectors and niche audiences across Africa.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 14 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

The 2018 Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards' investigative journalism and story of the year winners on stage.
Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards 2018 winners announced!

The Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards 2018 winners have been announced, with Bongani Fuzile of Daily Dispatch named Journalist of the Year on Thursday evening, 13 September, at the Johannesburg World Trade Centre, known as The Venue Greenpark.

13 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

Soweto Gold captures the market with its free Wi-Fi-enabled 3D wall murals
Soweto Gold captures the market with its free Wi-Fi-enabled 3D wall murals

Soweto Gold, the golden lager expertly brewed in Soweto, captures the market with its free Wi-Fi-enabled 3D wall murals.

Issued by Owakhe Media 13 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

ATL campaign for Absa CIB enhances 'Africanacity'
ATL campaign for Absa CIB enhances 'Africanacity'

The launch of 'I want to make that', Absa's new ATL campaign for Corporate and Investment Banking, is yielding strong results with its enhancement of Absa's new positioning of 'Africanacity'.

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 13 Sep 2018

ICT

The audience at the Heavy Chef Sextech event of which the first part was presented by Heidi Patmore. Image: Heavy Chef.
#Sextech: Chatbots, sex robots and impact on society (Part 2)

Heavy Chef invited Heidi Patmore, a tech marketing consultant to speak at one of their events on Tuesday, 28 August. Patmore who specialises in tech that is changing consumer behaviour, like cryptocurrency, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars, drones and fintech, spoke about an incendiary topic: sextech, and how it's irrevocably impacting our lives.

By Juanita Pienaar 12 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

The tango of Donald Trump and Nike
The tango of Donald Trump and Nike

Outrage. Hatred. These are not normally words you would say are the way forward for a brand. In the past, a brand has always tried to have a position that was not controversial. A position where you attacked your competitors and nobody else. You stayed in your lane. Stuck to your knitting.

By Damon Stapleton 12 Sep 2018

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Fashion brand Donna sees online sales soar
Fashion brand Donna sees online sales soar

The online sales of women's fashion brand Donna have significantly outstripped expectations, after just a month of launching online.

Issued by TFG (The Foschini Group) 12 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

100 Most Influential Young Africans
100 Most Influential Young Africans

In the business category of the 2018 100 Most Influential Young Africans, announced earlier this month by Africa Youth Awards, which consists of only 10 entrepreneurs and leaders from different countries on the African continent, two of which are South Africans. These are Sylvester Chauke, founder and chief of DNA Brand Architects and MMI Holdings' CMO, Nontokozo Madonsela.

12 Sep 2018

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SA's growing appetite for convenience an opportunity for retailers, manufacturers
SA's growing appetite for convenience an opportunity for retailers, manufacturers

South African consumers are facing an increasingly stressful, time-starved lifestyle which has created a burgeoning demand for convenient solutions that can help simplify their lives. This lends itself to a host of untapped opportunities for South African manufacturers and retailers.

12 Sep 2018

MARKETING & MEDIA

Katlego Moutlana appointed director and shareholder at Mortimer Harvey
Katlego Moutlana appointed director and shareholder at Mortimer Harvey

Mortimer Harvey has announced the appointment of Katlego Moutlana as a director and shareholder of the company.

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 12 Sep 2018