It is Thursday afternoon, the first day of playing 90% local music on 18 of SABC's radio stations. I'm driving home and listening to Metro FM, South Africa's second largest radio station of 6.8 million - based on the weekly listenership - which follows Ukhozi FM at 7.5 million. This time of the day is classified by most radio stations as "the drive time" - in other words, peak time.
Rose Setshoge 20 May 2016
Take SA's most awarded digital agency (Gloo); merge it with its closest competitor locally that's had more digital accolades at Cannes than any other agency in SA (Ogilvy & Mather SA); add a sprinkle of digital wizardry (Pete Case); and you have a winning formula for continued digital success.
Leigh Andrews 19 May 2016
The 43rd Annual One Show Awards has announced the final winners, with South African agencies bringing home eight more awards!
14 May 2016
Instagram, the photo sharing app, has launched a new logo. Early reactions are dividing fans, but I believe it will become well-loved in the long run as it uses some clever neuroscience tricks to appeal to our subconscious minds.
Darren Bridger 13 May 2016
The 43rd Annual One Show Awards announced the winners in print & outdoor, design, direct, branded entertainment, responsive environments and public relations, with South Africa winning four awards.
12 May 2016
Glow TV, launched by Kagiso Media in October 2013, will no longer be available on media platforms from 30 June 2016. The channel is part of the Urban Brew Studios (UBS) stable, which also includes [ED], Dumisa and One Gospel.
10 May 2016
A controversial Mother's Day ad has moms defining 'motherhood' for the advertising industry and telling us what they really want... Apart from wanting the tired old stereotypes of womanhood and motherhood to disappear, what mothers don't want is sexy black lace lingerie.
Louise Marsland 6 May 2016