On Friday, 31 October the Joe Public team moved into new premises on Main Road, Bryanston. But that's not the only great growth the agency's seen this year...
By Leigh Andrews 20 Nov 2014 08:00
NEWSWATCH: Woolworths is in the news because of a frog a customer claims to have found in his Woolies salad, reports Times Live, which also reports Siyaya TV is finally open for business...
17 Nov 2014 08:19
Suhana Gordhan:* Advertising wizard David Ogilvy said: "The consumer is not a moron. She's your wife." I love this quote because it humanises the consumer in a way that many brands don't. The consumer is not a biological virus to be studied in a fish bowl. Consumers are so human - flawed, unpredictable, forgiving and very powerful. The consumer is your wife, your girlfriend and your dad. Some days they will adore you and some days they won't.
14 Nov 2014 10:00
The Democratic Alliance says evidence that Hlaudi Motsoeneng attempted to bribe a former SABC Human Resources officer strengthens its case that he should be suspended and face a disciplinary inquiry.
10 Nov 2014 08:14
It's not unusual to see the names of big brands plastered outside shopping malls, enticing customers to make use of their services. But what happens when the tables are turned and it's a customer using the space to badmouth the brand?
By Leigh Andrews 10 Nov 2014 08:12
The South African press is facing huge pressure from the ruling ANC, which wants "total control" of the media, says the chairman of the continent's largest media company.
6 Nov 2014 06:43
Another move by advertising giant WPP, has resulted in it acquiring Gloo Digital Design, one of South Africa's largest digital agencies, through Ogilvy & Mather South Africa. (video)
4 Nov 2014 15:51
Domains.co.za has announced the pricing for .joburg, .capetown and .durban - and thus far, .capetown leads the pack.
4 Nov 2014 09:39
Your brand has value. You might not be sure how much or where it comes from, but it still has value. This value usually relates to the products, people, and reputation surrounding it. Brands can, however, be diluted and lose value when customers feel annoyed, cheated or disappointed - when the brand falls off its pedestal and is reduced to "just another ordinary" one.
31 Oct 2014 07:50
NEWSWATCH: Following the departure of Marcel Golding and Barbara Hogan from e.tv, the COO has now also resigned, reports Mail & Guardian and BD Live.
30 Oct 2014 07:27
For the second consecutive year, Coronation Fund Managers has been named Top Company in the annual Sunday Times Top 100 Companies Awards. The ceremony took place in Sandton on Tuesday night, 28 October.
29 Oct 2014 09:47
Three candidates have been shortlisted to fill the vacancy for CEO of the SABC. The appointment of a permanent CEO will be crucial for the stabilisation of the public broadcaster.
By Bekezela Phakathi 22 Oct 2014 08:28