SOUTH AFRICA

Tetra Pak ramps up carton packaging customisation with digital printing
Tetra Pak ramps up carton packaging customisation with digital printing

Food processing and packaging company Tetra Pak is to become the first company in the food and beverage carton industry to offer full-colour digital printing on its carton packages.

1 day ago

SOUTH AFRICA

Brave previews new advertising model, rewarding users for watching online ads
Brave previews new advertising model, rewarding users for watching online ads

#NEWSWATCH: Blockchain-based ad blocking web browser Brave is previewing a new advertising model (called Brave Ads) that rewards its users for watching "privacy-respecting" ads.

2 days ago

SOUTH AFRICA

Why the wall?
Why the wall?

There is something about Donald Trump that I admire. I don't agree with some of his political views but what the man has done for social media and entertainment around the US Presidency, is well, unprecedented.

By Chris Botha 2 days ago

SOUTH AFRICA

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Net#work BBDO has six entries on shortlist for One Show 2019 Awards

The One Club for Creativity has announced that Johannesburg's Net#work BBDO has six entries, all for "Return to Chapman's Peak" on behalf of client Mercedes Benz, on the early deadline shortlist for The One Show 2019 global awards.

2 days ago

GLOBAL

Elevated sensorial experiences drive shoppers back to stores
Elevated sensorial experiences drive shoppers back to stores

According to a new global report by in-store media company Mood Media, sensory experiences drive 9 out of 10 shoppers back to stores. Specifically, the research found that 78% of shoppers globally say an enjoyable in-store atmosphere is a key factor in their decision to choose in-store over e-commerce.

3 days ago

SOUTH AFRICA

Acclaimed South African born stage director, Liesl Tommy.
South African stage director set to direct Aretha Franklin biopic

Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures (MGM) has announced that acclaimed South African born stage director Liesl Tommy is set to direct Respect, a feature film based on the life of music icon Aretha Franklin. Tommy is the first black woman to earn a Tony Award nomination for Best Direction of a Play for her work on Broadway's Eclipsed.

11 Jan 2019