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Unilever SA to set up new diversity committee and advisory board
Unilever SA to set up new diversity committee and advisory boardArticle

Unilever is removing TRESemmé products from local retail shelves for 10 days and is setting up a new diversity committee to oversee future advertising materials...

11 Sep 2020

Advertising can be poisonous but it should never damage a brand
Advertising can be poisonous but it should never damage a brandArticle

Clicks' blunder was easily avoidable. Was it worth the gamble, if intentional, or will it damage the brand within the hair care sector, or in the larger brand equity. What was the damage?

mike broom 10 Sep 2020

Brave Group welcomes Ismail Jooma as the group's new chief strategy officer
Brave Group welcomes Ismail Jooma as the group's new chief strategy officerArticle

Brave Group is excited to announce Ismail Jooma as the chief strategy officer for the advertising and communications group...

Issued by The Brave Group 9 Sep 2020

#VMLYRTheEdge: How to get your brand noticed in Africa
#VMLYRTheEdge: How to get your brand noticed in AfricaArticle

VMLY&R SA's Live from The Edge presented both local and global thought leaders talking to the theme 'From Cultural Clichés to Brand Authenticity', addressing cultural relevance in the African context. Here, HeyHuman's Neil Davidson and Unilever's Lethepu Matshaba's thoughts on the subject...

Jessica Tennant 4 Sep 2020

The FMCG main market - deploying technology in the new normal
The FMCG main market - deploying technology in the new normalArticle

Globally, the fast-moving consumer goods market had to quickly adjust to the challenges that came with conducting a business in a world of social distancing, hand sanitiser and masks...

Andrew Dawson 28 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Taryn Gill's vision to build a household name in African haircare
#WomensMonth: Taryn Gill's vision to build a household name in African haircareArticle

Taryn Gill left behind an established career in marketing to launch a haircare brand with products formulated for curly and coily hair textures...

Lauren Hartzenberg 27 Aug 2020

Heineken South Africa Women's Month entrepreneur - Sibu Mabena, founder of Duma Collective
Heineken South Africa Women's Month entrepreneur - Sibu Mabena, founder of Duma CollectiveArticle

This #WomensMonth, Heineken South Africa has partnered with Bizcommunity to showcase the phenomenal work and impact of women entrepreneurs such as Duma Collective founder Sibu Mabena...

Issued by Heineken South Africa 27 Aug 2020

Foot-operated wheelie bin
Foot-operated wheelie binArticle

Our long-standing motto of 'safety first' has driven us to a new innovation: a foot pedal-operated wheelie bin, the first of its kind in South Africa...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 25 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: V&A Waterfront's Tinyiko Mageza sees opportunity everywhere
#WomensMonth: V&A Waterfront's Tinyiko Mageza sees opportunity everywhereArticle

Tinyiko Mageza talks us through her serendipitous career journey, the women who have shaped her growth, and how the V&A aims to drive meaningful impact while adapting to the pandemic...

Lauren Hartzenberg 24 Aug 2020

Ogilvy SA appoints Groenewald as new Group CEO
Ogilvy SA appoints Groenewald as new Group CEOArticle

Ogilvy has appointed Enver Groenewald as the new Group CEO of Ogilvy South Africa, effective 1 October 2020...

Issued by Ogilvy South Africa 21 Aug 2020

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4 South African purchasing trends brought on by Covid-19Article

From toilet paper in Australia to pasta in Italy and condoms in France, countries have noted interesting patterns of demand in the world of fast moving consumer goods...

21 Aug 2020

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Navigating the new hygiene standards in retailArticle

Consumer-facing industries have had to take exceptional precautions in a time of rapid change with business, people, processes and stakeholders retuning to adopt new approaches...

Mike Smollan 19 Aug 2020

Let's #DoBizZA this September
Let's #DoBizZA this SeptemberArticle

The #DoBizZA Content Feature sponsorship will allow your organisation to be seen supporting local, homemade and homegrown heroes, across 19 sectors on Biz, in the month-long celebration of all things local...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 18 Aug 2020

Magazines ABC Q2 2020: Magazines non-submission reflects Covid-19 impact
Magazines ABC Q2 2020: Magazines non-submission reflects Covid-19 impactArticle

The period April to June 2020 of the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) for magazines is characterised by the negative effect of Covid-19 that has seen publishing houses closing and titles discontinued and terminated...

Danette Breitenbach 12 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: 'South Africa has enormous opportunity' - Alison Collier, MD of Endeavor SA
#WomensMonth: 'South Africa has enormous opportunity' - Alison Collier, MD of Endeavor SAArticle

With extensive global experience, Alison Collier, a definite role model for future businesswomen, shares her journey with us this Women's Month...

Evan-Lee Courie 12 Aug 2020

Avatar acquires Espresso DBN, renamed to Avatar DBN
Avatar acquires Espresso DBN, renamed to Avatar DBNArticle

Avatar Agency Group has announced its acquisition of Espresso DBN. The independent Durban-based ad agency has sold 51% equity to M&N Brands, the holding company that owns Avatar. The deal will result in Espresso being renamed Avatar DBN...

7 Aug 2020

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How effective is the "Stop Hate for Profit" campaign?Article

Moti Grauman from The MediaShop says advertisers that have halted their spend on Facebook to 'Stop Hate for Profit' is ambiguous...

Moti Grauman 30 Jul 2020

Real Heroes Connect success shows South Africans are eager to increase coronavirus knowledge
Real Heroes Connect success shows South Africans are eager to increase coronavirus knowledgeArticle

South Africans are eager to update their knowledge about the coronavirus pandemic and its spread, as shown by a report detailing the viewership of edutainment video series Real Heroes Connect...

Issued by Grapevine Communications 28 Jul 2020

#BehindtheSelfie with... Nthabiseng Matshekga, executive head: Group Marketing at Nedbank
#BehindtheSelfie with... Nthabiseng Matshekga, executive head: Group Marketing at NedbankArticle

We go behind the selfie with Nthabiseng Matshekga, executive head: Group Marketing at Nedbank and #NedbankIMC2020 speaker...

Jessica Tennant 22 Jul 2020

Liquor losses make for a sobering situation
Liquor losses make for a sobering situationArticle

South Africa's entry into an era of liquor prohibition saw a loss of R20bn in alcohol sales during the first nine weeks of lockdown. With a second ban, the country will lose a further R10bn for every month the ban continues...

Issued by Nielsen 22 Jul 2020

Beekeepers demonstrate resilience during Covid-19
Beekeepers demonstrate resilience during Covid-19Article

A Sappi-sponsored programme that helps communities adjacent to forestry plantations to become beekeepers, has shown some unexpectedly encouraging results during the time of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Issued by Sappi 17 Jul 2020

Bravado strengthens offering as SA's newest youth marketing agency
Bravado strengthens offering as SA's newest youth marketing agencyArticle

Advertising and communications agency, Brave Group, is proud to announce Bravado as the group's newly launched specialist youth marketing agency...

Issued by The Brave Group 15 Jul 2020

The right tools in trying supply chain times
The right tools in trying supply chain timesArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has seen companies working hard to optimise their supply chain, adapting to these unprecedented challenges by adopting digitisation, mechanisation, and automation to optimise operations and efficiencies...

Andrew Dawson 15 Jul 2020

Office subletting an emerging property trend
Office subletting an emerging property trendArticle

While flexible lease agreements and the restructuring of rentals are on the cards for many, given the current economic climate, little thought has been given to...

14 Jul 2020

Demand for technology to decrypt SA drivers' licenses increases
Demand for technology to decrypt SA drivers' licenses increasesArticle

During the Covid-19 lockdown, there has been an increased demand for technology solutions that make it easy to decrypt South African drivers' licenses...

Issued by Bidvest Mobility 14 Jul 2020

Julie Dunstan promoted to deputy media director at Mediology
Julie Dunstan promoted to deputy media director at MediologyArticle

Less than a year after joining media and digital marketing agency Mediology, Julie Dunstan has been promoted to deputy media director...

Issued by Mediology 6 Jul 2020

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Cremora, Starbucks and Chill Beverages
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Cremora, Starbucks and Chill BeveragesArticle

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up our pick of food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently.

Lauren Hartzenberg 3 Jul 2020

What is your contribution to recycling?
What is your contribution to recycling?Article

Brand owners and consumers can make a valuable contribution to recycling by considering the packaging shape, material type, decorating options as well as educating fellow consumers in order to assist organisations such as Mpact...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 1 Jul 2020

Mondelez International announces senior appointments in sub-Saharan Africa
Mondelez International announces senior appointments in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

Mondelez International is bolstering its regional leadership by appointing a new president of sub-Saharan Africa and managing director in SA...

23 Jun 2020

Nigerian retail and consumer landscape may never be the same again
Nigerian retail and consumer landscape may never be the same againArticle

As Nigerian consumers emerge from a restricted living scenario unlike any they have experienced before, there are already big shifts in their consumption dynamics with some behaviours set to never return...

Issued by Nielsen 18 Jun 2020

CEO Luc-Olivier Marquet on Unilever's response to Covid-19
CEO Luc-Olivier Marquet on Unilever's response to Covid-19Article

Many Unilever brands form part of South Africans' everyday defence against the coronavirus...

Lauren Hartzenberg 15 Jun 2020

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Tourism KZN's SMME online workshops open for registrationArticle

Tourism KwaZulu-Natal is running a series of online workshops for small tourism enterprises on recovery strategies and effective measures required to operate during the pandemic...

15 Jun 2020

Bidvest Mobility expands its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers for hazardous applications
Bidvest Mobility expands its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers for hazardous applicationsArticle

Bidvest Mobility has expanded its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers to meet the demand in the mining, oil and gas and other environments to digitise tasks in hazardous areas...

Issued by Bidvest Mobility 9 Jun 2020

Maggi freshens up online presence in Central and West Africa
Maggi freshens up online presence in Central and West AfricaArticle

Maggi has revealed a new website in Central and West Africa that offers fresh twists to popular African dishes. The brand has also released a second season of Yelo Pèppè...

8 Jun 2020

Sappi acts #ForNature and celebrates World Environment Day 2020
Sappi acts #ForNature and celebrates World Environment Day 2020Article

We have marvelled as the planet has taken a breather along with her inhabitants and has rejuvenated herself, as we have rediscovered the abundance that she has to offer. It is why it is so apt that it is the theme for this year's World Environment Day...

Issued by Sappi 5 Jun 2020

Uptake in automated dimensioning systems as e-commerce expands
Uptake in automated dimensioning systems as e-commerce expandsArticle

As e-commerce ramps up in South Africa due to lockdown, Bidvest Mobility, a leader in mobile computing and barcoding solutions, has experienced an uptake in the demand for automated dimensioning systems for inbound and outbound shipping operations...

Issued by Bidvest Mobility 3 Jun 2020

The Mpact hard hat face shield: protecting your workforce
The Mpact hard hat face shield: protecting your workforceArticle

The safety of our communities, and those who help build them, are a top priority for us at Mpact. We have launched a face shield, specially designed to attach to a hard hat, in support of the construction and related industries...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 3 Jun 2020

Billy Tom appointed Isuzu Motors SA's new CEO, MD
Billy Tom appointed Isuzu Motors SA's new CEO, MDArticle

Billy Tom succeeds outgoing MD Michael Sacke, who has opted to pursue other opportunities...

1 Jun 2020

Dave Govender takes helm as CEO of Bravo Group
Dave Govender takes helm as CEO of Bravo GroupArticle

Dave Govender has been appointed CEO of Bravo Group, Africa's largest manufacturer of furniture brands such as Sealy, Edblo, Gommagomma...

1 Jun 2020

Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks
Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masksArticle

The safety of our communities is a top priority for us at Mpact. We have further expanded our face shield range and will be launching a respiratory mask during the course of June; ready for the re-opening of the many industries under Level 3 lockdown...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 29 May 2020

5 tips on creating a sustainable, purpose-led enterprise
5 tips on creating a sustainable, purpose-led enterpriseArticle

As purpose-driven entrepreneurship trends upward, serial entrepreneur Patricia Nzolantima believes this will positively impact the future of consumerism and how organisations operate in the long term...

26 May 2020

Key Distributors boosts sales by 25% with ConnectFMCG
Key Distributors boosts sales by 25% with ConnectFMCGArticle

Key Distributors, a business of Value Logistics, is a warehousing and sales company focused on the distribution of FMCG products to formal and informal retail markets in South Africa...

Issued by MegaVision Media 25 May 2020

Tertius Carstens named CEO for PepsiCo sub-Saharan Africa
Tertius Carstens named CEO for PepsiCo sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

Tertius Carstens, the current CEO of Pioneer Foods, has been appointed CEO of PepsiCo sub-Saharan Africa with immediate effect...

19 May 2020

Understanding rewards-based marketing
Understanding rewards-based marketingArticle

TLC Marketing Worldwide, a rewards-based company established in 1954, is premised on two core principles, namely that brands should add value rather than discounting and that added value should reward everyone...

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 18 May 2020

Dis-Chem to acquire Baby City for R430m
Dis-Chem to acquire Baby City for R430mArticle

Dis-Chem Pharmacies is set to acquire Baby City and its network of 33 stores from founder shareholders, the Aronoff family, for R430m...

15 May 2020

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