Q&A with Hubble CEO on Uber's new entertainment device
Q&A with Hubble CEO on Uber's new entertainment device

Following the announcement of Uber's new interactive entertainment service, provided by Hubble (previously Taxi Media Group), CEO Justin Duveen shares the impact its having on the driver, the rider and the advertiser, and how it's innovating in the out of home (OOH) space.

By Jessica Tennant 1 day ago

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#FDTOOH: Making out of home work

The reality of out of home (OOH) is that it is much more complex than targeting consumers travelling from home to work and back, and how OOH taps into that complexity to determine its success.

By Danette Breitenbach 17 Feb 2017

The Bateleurs welcome generous donation
The Bateleurs welcome generous donation

The Uzwelo Bags initiative recently presented The Bateleurs with a cheque for R69,606.76. The Uzwelo Bags initiative, spearheaded by Expand a Sign, sees thousands of metres of their waste textile fabric donated to teams of sewers from underprivileged backgrounds to make unique and truly South African bags and earn a living that puts food on the table for their families, funds education and provides dignity and upliftment for their communities on a long-term basis. A portion of all proceeds from Uzwelo Bag sales are donated to The Bateleurs.

Issued by Expand a Sign 17 Feb 2017

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#FDTOOH: Following the breadcrumbs

The functions of out of home (OOH) touchpoints are rapidly changing, moving from driving awareness across audiences to purchasing products. OOH is at the beginning of a revolutionary change as disruptive forces, including consumer media habits, advertiser demands and technological advances, change the medium...

By Danette Breitenbach 16 Feb 2017

Barry Sayer renewed as non-executive Chairman and Director of the Board
Barry Sayer renewed as non-executive Chairman and Director of the Board

Barry Sayer has been renewed as non-executive Chairman and Director of the Board of JCDecaux Sub Saharan Africa, effective from 1 February 2017.

Issued by JCDecaux 16 Feb 2017

KFC beach media campaign turns heads at top beaches
KFC beach media campaign turns heads at top beaches

Tractor Outdoor have recently worked with KFC to launch their Mini Cricket National Beach Campaign over the summer period with branded umbrellas distributed on top beaches across South Africa.

Issued by Tractor Outdoor 14 Feb 2017

Alliance Media is voted the best billboard company in Botswana!
Alliance Media is voted the best billboard company in Botswana!

Alliance Media continues on a winning streak in their 20th year of business. Last week, Alliance Media Botswana walked away with the Diamond Award at the PMR (Professional Management Review) Awards. Rea leboga, Botswana!

Issued by Alliance Media 7 Feb 2017

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The future of out-of-home is here, with Uber (of course)

Uber and Hubble (previously known as Taxi Media Group) have partnered to offer riders interactive entertainment during their trips.

6 Feb 2017

JCDecaux and Vodacom rebrand the Soweto Towers, South Africa's iconic and famous landmark
JCDecaux and Vodacom rebrand the Soweto Towers, South Africa's iconic and famous landmark

JCDecaux SA (Euronext Paris: DEC), the number one outdoor advertising company worldwide, and Vodacom, part of Vodafone Group and a leading African mobile communication company providing a wide range of communication services, have announced that they have joined forces in rebranding the iconic Soweto Towers, in South Africa, following the Vodacom Soweto Towers Competition launched in March 2016 to give a new look to the towers.

Issued by JCDecaux 1 Feb 2017

Tractor Outdoor takes on Durban
Tractor Outdoor takes on Durban

In addition to their landmark site holding in Gauteng, Western Cape and Eastern Cape, Tractor Outdoor is pleased to announce that they have recently built 10 brand new sites in KZN… including the largest approved site in KZN, the iconic “Urban View” - at an incredible 420m² with a 360-degree view across the whole city! Development of these sites was headed up by both Ben Harris and Ray van Niekerk who handle KZN development for Tractor Outdoor.

Issued by Tractor Outdoor 1 Feb 2017

Five top digital signage technology 'must-haves' for 2017
Five top digital signage technology 'must-haves' for 2017

Moving Tactics highlights five technology must-haves to keep in mind when discussing the creation of and operational efficiency of a digital signage system.

By Chris Day, Issued by Moving Tactics 30 Jan 2017