Controversial PetroSA chairman Tshepo Kgadima stormed into the Times Media Group's Johannesburg offices yesterday demanding to speak to the editor of Business Day, Songezo Zibi, who had published a story that painted him as an alleged fraudster.
21 Nov 2014 09:54
There comes a time when those much-loved classics start to look a little dated. Advertising's no different, with Cremora the latest in the clutch of brands to come up with an ad revival a few weeks ago...
By Leigh Andrews 21 Nov 2014 08:00
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
The process of buying a car has changed drastically over the last few years - most significantly, self-educated customers have made a decision long before they enter a physical dealership, minimising the influence of the sales staff. Most purchases (as much as 70%) being with research conducted on a search engine, and most car buyers will consult no fewer than 7 sources before coming to a decision.
By Jeff Osborne 20 Nov 2014 06:45
What a swirl of service-siren crazy we've been treated to. Not the mad kind, the good kind - and finally! Because service is bollocks in South Africa and peeps be getting tired of having to lick their own. Cell C got called out on a massive billboard, another was hitched to the back of a car telling on FNB, there was the tweet-storm around a frog found in a Woolies salad, our home-grown trends analyst set out to anti-trend Fly SAA via his Instagram feed for being delayed, and yours truly let MTN know that the MacBook is mightier than the sword.
By Dylan Balkind 19 Nov 2014 08:39
What better way to celebrate Ogilvy's current successes than by hosting the book launch about the men who started off father agency Rightford, Searle-Tripp & Makin...
By Leigh Andrews 19 Nov 2014 08:34
Why has Jenna Lowe asked us to help her #GetMeTo21? It's been all over social media lately, but so has everything else, so little surprise if you're not aware of the dire organ donation situation in SA...
By Leigh Andrews 19 Nov 2014 08:00
It is a matter of public knowledge that the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is crisis-ridden. It is weighed down by an investigation into board chair Ellen Tshabalala's qualifications and the battles about the permanent appointment of chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng. While these battles wax and wane, another crisis looms: the appointment of the SABC's new CEO. We are told this is imminent.
By Kate Skinner 18 Nov 2014 07:03
Bizcommunity.com has teamed up with specialist industry editor and columnist, Louise Marsland, to bring you a comprehensive, curated, thought-leadership perspective on trends and consumer insights for 2015 for the media, marketing and advertising communications industries in South Africa and the continent.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 17 Nov 2014 13:08
Sure to make some serious viral waves in the coming weeks, Enviro Loo, a leading sanitation solution provider, has launched its "Not Kak Ideas" digital campaign...
17 Nov 2014 10:31
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