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British and Irish Lions Tour a protected event - ambush marketers banned
British and Irish Lions Tour a protected event - ambush marketers bannedArticle

On 28 April 2021, Trade Minister Ebrahim Patel, advertised a Final Notice in the Government Gazette designating the British and Irish Lions Rugby Tour as a 'protected event'...

Janine Hollesen 30 Apr 2021

Insightopedia: Why the British and Irish Lions Tour needs fans
Insightopedia: Why the British and Irish Lions Tour needs fansArticle

As we prepare to welcome the British and Irish Lions to South Africa, here's a look at the full ramifications around this year's British and Irish Lions Tour...

Seseki Itsweng, Issued by Openfield 30 Apr 2021

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Lions Tour green light bodes well for SA tourism industryArticle

If spectators are permitted, the Lions Tour is expected to bring about 30,000 Lions fans and R6bn in direct and indirect spend to South Africa...

25 Mar 2021

Re-engaging and reimagining the SA sponsorship industry
Re-engaging and reimagining the SA sponsorship industryArticle

The statement "we are not having fun together right now" really describes the current reality in the leisure activities, sport, entertainment and live events space...

Judith Mugeni 13 Jan 2021

British & Irish Lions partner with digital platform innovators PT SportSuite
British & Irish Lions partner with digital platform innovators PT SportSuiteArticle

PT SportSuite have been chosen by The British and Irish Lions to provide media services, which empower the Lions' to tell the story of the 2021 tour to South Africa...

Issued by Publisher’s Toolbox 24 Nov 2020

Insightopedia: Expert lessons on targeting sports fans in multiple languages
Insightopedia: Expert lessons on targeting sports fans in multiple languagesArticle

Sport plays a significant role in South African culture and speaks a universal language, which breaks down barriers and cuts through income and ethnic divides...

Issued by Openfield 5 Aug 2020

More doccies added to 2020 Encounters Fest lineup
More doccies added to 2020 Encounters Fest lineupArticle

More documentaries have been added to the 2020 Encounters Documentary Film Festival lineup. This year's festival programme will make almost all films on the programme free-of-charge to view on virtual platforms from 20 to 30 August 2020...

24 Jul 2020

2020 vision: Outlook and trends in the residential property market
2020 vision: Outlook and trends in the residential property marketArticle

Following another year of tepid economic growth, and with the latest round of load shedding further dampening the economy and expected to result in a Moody's downgrade early next year, where does that leave South Africa's residential property market?

Dr Andrew Golding 12 Dec 2019

Josh Partridge, director for EMEA, LatAm and Canada at Shazam.
#CannesLions2017: The rise of real-time updates with ShazamArticle

Music featured strongly at Cannes Lions 2017. I chatted to Josh Partridge, director for EMEA, LatAm and Canada at Shazam, live in Cannes...

Ann Nurock 23 Jun 2017

Top entrepreneurship tips from a local tourism expert
Top entrepreneurship tips from a local tourism expertArticle

"You need a fair smattering of idiotic guts, seed cash and luck to make it as a newcomer in this industry."

27 Jun 2016

Waisale Serevi forms part of Nokia Cape Town Tens
Waisale Serevi forms part of Nokia Cape Town TensArticle

The Nokia Cape Town Tens, taking place on 7-8 February 2014 at the Hamilton's Rugby Club Green Point, has announced its line-up of international and local rugby legends who will be participating as part of the 100 rugby teams. Bob Skinstad & Rob Fleck, co-founders of the event, will be on the field and hosting the event

27 Jan 2014

DHL is official logistics partner of Rugby World Cup 2015
DHL is official logistics partner of Rugby World Cup 2015Article

DHL was officially named as the logistics partner of the Rugby World Cup 2015 at Ellis Park, during a press briefing late last week.

4 Nov 2013

Eran Feinstein
The great tourist migration...Article

The East African travel industry is stomping across the web.

Eran Feinstein 28 Aug 2013

Aerodynamic trio to drive business at TEAMtalk media
Aerodynamic trio to drive business at TEAMtalk mediaArticle

Digital sports media company, TEAMtalk media, is famous not only for its dynamic digital sports sites, but now also for its 'aerodynamic' management and sales team. Sporting the latest in smooth hairdos, the TEAMtalkers are ready to spring into action.

Issued by Ole!Connect 4 Jul 2013

New sales director for talkSPORT and Sport magazineArticle

UTV Media recently announced the appointment of Adam Mills as the new sales director of talkSPORT and Sport magazine.

16 May 2013

Land Rover takes to the road with RWC 2011 and RWC 2015
Land Rover takes to the road with RWC 2011 and RWC 2015Article

GAYDON, UK: Land Rover announced yesterday, 24 November 2010, its sponsorship of Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand and Rugby World Cup 2015 in England. As part of the deal for both tournaments the company will supply vehicles to support the organisers, teams and officials. It is the first time that the leading car manufacturer has been involved with rugby's showcase tournament.

25 Nov 2010

HSBC is PP to the 2013 British & Irish Lions Oz tour
HSBC is PP to the 2013 British & Irish Lions Oz tourArticle

LONDON, UK: HSBC has renewed their sponsorship to be Principal Partner to the British & Irish Lions. The team will also play first-ever game in Hong Kong, facing the Barbarians in tour opener. Andy Irvine is the tour manager to Australia in 2013, with Gerald Davies becoming chairman of British Lions Limited.

19 Oct 2010

Sports tourism key to destination branding in 2010
Sports tourism key to destination branding in 2010Article

As 2009 is drawing to a close and the tourism industry is heaving a sigh of relief that one of the worst years in travel history is almost over, when - as one analyst put it - “consumer greed turned to consumer fear”, the forthcoming world cup year holds promising prospects for those who are at the forefront of sports tourism.

Dr Nikolaus Eberl 9 Dec 2009

Google South African style - from A to Zeitgeist
Google South African style - from A to ZeitgeistArticle

Google released its 2009 annual search trends for South Africa yesterday, Tuesday, 1 December 2009. After a year of elections, sporting events, celebrity news (not to mention a recession), its Zeitgeist provides an insight into what people in South Africa are concerned about and interested in.

2 Dec 2009

Smile Foundation partners with VodacomArticle

Last week, the Smile Foundation partnered with Vodacom and the Department of Health through the management and medical staff of Tygerberg Hospital, to secure necessary surgery for thirty-three youngsters from the Western Cape. Vodacom also funds the Smile Foundation's psychosocial support programme.

23 Nov 2009

Minister assures of players' safety in 2010
Minister assures of players' safety in 2010Article

CAPE TOWN: Justice and Constitutional Development Minister Jeff Radebe has assured soccer teams and international visitors arriving in South Africa for the 2010 FIFA World Cup that they will be safe during their stay.

16 Nov 2009

Dancing, wine go hand-in-handArticle

"Our Ondine wines are named after the ballet of the same name, choreographed specially for legendary ballerina Margot Fonteyn, by Sir Frederick Ashton, " commented Theo Basson, owner and co-winemaker of Ormonde Private Cellar, on the appointment of Ondine as the official wine for the South African Ballet Theatre (SABT) last week.

9 Nov 2009

Shining a light to the 'dark continent'
Shining a light to the 'dark continent'Article

Writing in the New York Times in late July this year, Howard W French told a truth often ignored. “As a matter of convention,” he wrote, “we constantly say and write things about Africa that would be unimaginable with any other continent.

Justice Malala 7 Oct 2009

Good news on airfares
Good news on airfaresArticle

Air travel cost should remain stable despite rise in fuel prices says Mango CEO.

10 Jun 2009

Vodacom continues the Player 23 story
Vodacom continues the Player 23 storyArticle

Many television advertising campaigns are designed to have ‘legs', meaning that the big idea behind the campaign has the ability to be recreated through numerous different scenarios and stories. Over the years Vodacom and its long-standing marketing partner, Draftfcb SA, have developed several iconic characters and larger-than-life stories.

Issued by Nahana Communications Group 8 Jun 2009

TPP to publish Lions tour book
TPP to publish Lions tour bookArticle

The Publishing Partnership (TPP) has announced that it will be publishing the official tour book of the Castle South Africa 2009 Lions Series. Tenfour Media will be the creative partner in this venture.

3 Jun 2009

SA football, rugby working together for Lions tourArticle

South Africa's football and rugby leaders are working together in order to maximise the use of the country's stadiums, using the forthcoming Castle South Africa 2009 Lions Series as a logistical rehearsal for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

18 May 2009

De Villiers reacts to British & Irish Lions squad announcementArticle

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says there are “no major surprises” amongst the 37-strong British & Irish Lions tour squad that was announced by Manager Gerald Davies and Head Coach Ian McGeechan in London earlier on Tuesday.

22 Apr 2009

Roar of the the Lions resounds at Tsogo Sun PropertiesArticle

Following on the successful joint venture with the Springbok Supporters Club to bring Boktown to Montecasino for the 2007 Rugby World Cup, Tsogo Sun Gaming, the gaming giant which holds licenses for seven diverse leisure destinations throughout South Africa, has concluded a partnership agreement with the Springbok Supporters Club and South African Breweries to once again host the official supporters village for the upcoming Castle South Africa 2009 Lions Series.

9 Apr 2009

Local consortium gets Canterbury SA licenceArticle

It has been announced that a local consortium, headed up by sporting goods distributor, Super-Brands has recently acquired Canterbury South Africa. The global brand, best known to South Africans for sponsoring and manufacturing the Springbok rugby kit since 1994, will now be exclusively distributed and marketed by the Super-Brands Group consortium.

18 Mar 2009

Avusa to publish the Official 2009 British and Irish Lions Rugby Tour Guide to South Africa
Avusa to publish the Official 2009 British and Irish Lions Rugby Tour Guide to South AfricaArticle

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) has selected Avusa Media Limited to publish the 2009 Official Lions Tour Guide. The project will be run under Avusa Magazine Division, which produces over 40 market-leading magazines, including several of South African and international sports titles.

Issued by Avusa Media Limited 25 Feb 2009

Castle sponsor 2009 South Africa Lions tour for R25m
Castle sponsor 2009 South Africa Lions tour for R25mArticle

South African Breweries Ltd (SAB) have been named as the title sponsors of the prestigious tour of South Africa by the British & Irish Lions in a R25m deal with SA Rugby.

18 Feb 2009

[2009 trends] A more 'bullish' view for 2009
[2009 trends] A more 'bullish' view for 2009Article

Overall, I'm very bullish about this year. I predict the first few months of 2009 will determine how long the economic crisis will last and how we move forward.

Ken Varejes 20 Jan 2009

Ogilvy Cape Town wins SA Rugby accountArticle

Ogilvy Cape Town has won a three-way pitch to be appointed as the agency of record for SA Rugby and the Lions Tour, it was announced this morning, Tuesday, 9 December 2008. The assignment includes corporate identity, corporate communications, activation and PR around the Lions Tour.

9 Dec 2008

Rugby body calls for publications partnerArticle

SA Rugby is looking to appoint a publications partner to produce match programmes and other ancillary publications to coincide with the British and Irish Lions touring South Africa in 12 months' time.

4 Jun 2008

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