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Why Ghana doesn't get the full value of its cocoa beans - and how this could change
Why Ghana doesn't get the full value of its cocoa beans - and how this could changeArticle

The importance of raw cocoa beans to Ghana's foreign exchange earnings is derailing the development of a viable chocolate industry...

Sophie Van Huellen 3 May 2021

Ogilvy and Cadbury's 'Generosity Shop' receive MMA Purpose-Led Marketing Award
Ogilvy and Cadbury's 'Generosity Shop' receive MMA Purpose-Led Marketing AwardArticle

Ogilvy Johannesburg's work for Cadbury Dairy Milk South Africa was recently awarded the Purpose-Led Marketing Award at the Marketing Achievement Awards (MMA)...

Issued by Ogilvy South Africa 23 Apr 2021

How to generate content for your small business
How to generate content for your small businessArticle

There are many challenges businesses could face when it comes to building a brand on social media...

Rucien Petersen 21 Apr 2021

#MusicExchange: Vaughn Prangley releases EP titled "Where It Begins"
#MusicExchange: Vaughn Prangley releases EP titled "Where It Begins"Article

South African singer-songwriter and guitarist Vaughn Prangley is carving out a unique path with his unmistakably deep, soulful and emotionally weathered voice that speaks to a maturity way beyond his years. His work takes his listener on a journey through personal experiences.

Martin Myers 20 Apr 2021

Awaken your senses with the unique Creation Sensation wine pairing
Awaken your senses with the unique Creation Sensation wine pairingArticle

Award-winning Creation Wine Farm in the beautiful Hemel 'n Aarde Valley has always offered unique and exciting wine and food pairings, however, the latest pairing, The Sensation Pairing, might be the most thoughtful and unique yet.

Ruth Cooper 19 Apr 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Gerry Thomas, the man behind Krispy Kreme SA
#BehindtheBrandManager: Gerry Thomas, the man behind Krispy Kreme SAArticle

Gerry Thomas, director of Krispy Kreme SA, unboxes more about the success of the 'sweet treat' brand....

Evan-Lee Courie 14 Apr 2021

White Star continues to keep the local beat alive!
White Star continues to keep the local beat alive!Article

White Star's Shay'na ngeWhite Star (Shine with White Star) 2021 campaign kicks off in April and promises to continue to lend much-needed support to local artists...

Issued by OnPoint PR 9 Apr 2021

Thirst in the news
Thirst in the newsArticle

With winter approaching, Thirst Bar Services has been actively present at several events and functions, including Taste Festival Cape Town, Danny K's wedding and the Sandton Skye launch.

Issued by Thirst Bar Services 7 Apr 2021

Thirst winter specials
Thirst winter specialsArticle

With winter here to stay for a while, South Africa's premium bar service, Thirst have come up with some winter specials on bar solutions that will hopefully warm you up.

Issued by Thirst Bar Services 7 Apr 2021

Is that a good egg? How chocolate makers rate on social and environmental measures
Is that a good egg? How chocolate makers rate on social and environmental measuresArticle

Easter is the biggest chocolate-buying time of the year. But who's really paying for the cost of that chocolate?

John Dumay and James Guthrie 6 Apr 2021

Truth Coffee's David Donde is taking on the world of chocolate
Truth Coffee's David Donde is taking on the world of chocolateArticle

David Donde, the visionary behind Truth Coffee, has broadened his horizons and launched a chocolate company with long-standing Truth COO Ken Walton...

Lauren Hartzenberg 24 Mar 2021

The cookie-pocalypse: Viewing the glass half full
The cookie-pocalypse: Viewing the glass half fullArticle

Almost every company use cookies in their digital marketing. But with third-party cookies set to crumble over the coming months...

Ryan Sauer & Kirsten Foster 24 Mar 2021

Danone's CEO has been ousted for being progressive - blame society not activist shareholders
Danone's CEO has been ousted for being progressive - blame society not activist shareholdersArticle

Danone's chief executive and chairman, Emmanuel Faber, is to step down after activist shareholders called for his removal...

Arturo Bris 23 Mar 2021

South African government should focus on expansion of agricultural export markets
South African government should focus on expansion of agricultural export marketsArticle

The increase in domestic agricultural output in the recent past and planned expansion in various subsectors in the coming years means that South African policymakers should focus on creating new opportunities in the export market...

Wandile Sihlobo 19 Mar 2021

Jump at our Easter holidays promotion and save!
Jump at our Easter holidays promotion and save!Article

The Easter holidays are around the corner and City Lodge Hotel Group has a great deal just in time to help maximise your travel budget...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 12 Mar 2021

African countries' agricultural reforms will ensure free trade deal benefits SA too
African countries' agricultural reforms will ensure free trade deal benefits SA tooArticle

In 2020 alone, amidst a pandemic, South Africa exported US$10,2bn worth of agricultural products, the second largest on record. One market that has consistently been important to South Africa is the African continent, which on average, accounts for 40% of South Africa's agricultural exports...

Wandile Sihlobo 12 Mar 2021

5 things your PR team wishes you knew
5 things your PR team wishes you knewArticle

Sarah Danzl, head of global communications and client advocacy at Degreed, shares five things your PR team wishes you knew...

Sarah Danzl 11 Mar 2021

#EcommerceDay2021: Are retailers scoring an own goal in online shopping?
#EcommerceDay2021: Are retailers scoring an own goal in online shopping?Article

According to Amanda Reekie, we need to ask what can be done to make online a bigger part of the retail mix, not least because there are still a number of faux pas that brands are making...

Amanda Reekie, Issued by imagineNATION Alliance 8 Mar 2021

Revamped Checkers Hyper Brackenfell features a food truck and pet shop
Revamped Checkers Hyper Brackenfell features a food truck and pet shopArticle

Checkers opened the doors to its new state-of-the-art supermarket at the Fairbridge Mall in Brackenfell on Thursday...

25 Feb 2021

Martijn Slager joins Henley Africa as head of sales
Martijn Slager joins Henley Africa as head of salesArticle

Martijn Slager is passionate about making a difference in people's lives. A marketer and salesperson in a career that spans both FMCG and higher education across countries and two continents, he wants to sell the concept of lifelong learning...

Issued by Henley Business School 24 Feb 2021

Ivory Coast lost 47,000ha of forest to cocoa production in 2020 - environmental group
Ivory Coast lost 47,000ha of forest to cocoa production in 2020 - environmental groupArticle

Ivory Coast lost 47,000 hectares (116,000 acres) of forest in its cocoa-growing regions in 2020, an environmental group said on Thursday...

Ange Aboa 19 Feb 2021

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Valentine's spend predictions in a year of uncertaintyArticle

Valentine's spend could fall flat this year, as the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic forces consumers to tighten their purse strings...

15 Feb 2021

This Valentine's Day it's about more than chocolate hearts - it's about really giving your heart away
This Valentine's Day it's about more than chocolate hearts - it's about really giving your heart awayArticle

This Valentine's Day, when you're running around last minute buying over-priced red roses and foil-wrapped, heart-shaped chocolates to show your loved ones you haven't forgotten about them, stop for a moment and consider what it means to really give your heart away to someone who is literally dying waiting for it...

Brandon Garbutt, Issued by Capital Legacy 12 Feb 2021

Karri donates half a million rand to South African schools
Karri donates half a million rand to South African schoolsArticle

Campaign aims to encourage school fundraising by sharing R500,000 with parents to support their schools...

Issued by Irvine Partners 8 Feb 2021

City Lodge Hotel Group invites you to be our Valentine!
City Lodge Hotel Group invites you to be our Valentine!Article

City Lodge Hotel Group has taken the guesswork out of planning a romantic evening with your special someone this Valentine's Day...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 27 Jan 2021

9 don'ts to make remote working a success in 2021
9 don'ts to make remote working a success in 2021Article

The pandemic gave us a crash course remote working last year, and while everybody thought it would all blow over as quickly as it came, 2021 seems set to hold the same challenges - but with an additional twist...

Nevo Hadas 26 Jan 2021

They also crave it
They also crave itArticle

It's not hard to imagine extra-terrestrial creatures living amongst us mere mortals thanks to sci-fi being such a popular genre...

Issued by Joe Public United 26 Jan 2021

Distell and Invenfin buy 40% stake in cannabis wellness brand Rethink
Distell and Invenfin buy 40% stake in cannabis wellness brand RethinkArticle

Distell and Invenfin have entered into a partnership with Releaf Pharmaceuticals to share ownership in South African cannabis wellness brand Rethink...

20 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: The emerging plant-based paradigm - 7 trends for 2021
#BizTrends2021: The emerging plant-based paradigm - 7 trends for 2021Article

The plant-based movement has become an unstoppable trend globally as well as in South Africa during the last few years. Entrepreneur, food consultant and plant based advocate Mira Weiner highlights seven key plant-based trends for 2021...

Mira Weiner 11 Jan 2021

Rearview reflections to clarify your 2021 windscreen view
Rearview reflections to clarify your 2021 windscreen viewArticle

Lessons from South Africa 2020 to tackle the unknown of the 2021 business year...

Issued by Kantar 15 Dec 2020

Faithful to Nature collaborates with SA creators to support NPO The Zoe Project
Faithful to Nature collaborates with SA creators to support NPO The Zoe ProjectArticle

Faithful to Nature unveils its first exclusive festive collaboration entitled the Artists' Collection. The collaboration is a partnership with local artists and designers to support The Zoe Project, a Cape-based non-profit organisation (NPO) that provides care and support to vulnerable children, mothers and pregnant women...

15 Dec 2020

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Fitch & Leedes, Bernini and Cadbury
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Fitch & Leedes, Bernini and CadburyArticle

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

Lauren Hartzenberg 14 Dec 2020

Gateway creates immersive candyland experience for festive visitors
Gateway creates immersive candyland experience for festive visitorsArticle

This festive season, Gateway Theatre of Shopping in KwaZulu-Natal is transforming its expo court into a candy-themed visual feast...

8 Dec 2020

Top 5 post-lockdown restaurants in Cape Town's Deep South
Top 5 post-lockdown restaurants in Cape Town's Deep SouthArticle

Live entertainment, takeaways for eating on the premises and running 'specials' are current ways restaurateurs keep patrons keen during tough times. My top 5 post-lockdown restaurants in Cape Town's Deep South, include a Scarborough deli, a village-style pizzeria in Muizenberg and a culinarily-creative spot in Kalk Bay...

Shellee-Kim Gold 2 Dec 2020

Packaging during Covid-19 and beyond
Packaging during Covid-19 and beyondArticle

As a $900bn-a year industry worldwide, what does the world of packaging look like now?

Raymond Dube 30 Nov 2020

5 ways to explore Cape Town's city centre this holiday season
5 ways to explore Cape Town's city centre this holiday seasonArticle

The Cape Town central city is all set to entertain locals and tourists alike in the 2020 holiday season...

30 Nov 2020

Collaborative tool launched for advertising and media decision-makers
Collaborative tool launched for advertising and media decision-makersArticle

In a collaboration between the PRC, BRC and Nielsen, the new 4 Way Fusion is a product that contains an unprecedented 953,909,612 data points, making it a tool for media decision-makers wanting to understand how local consumers interact with the media and make their buying decisions...

27 Nov 2020

Could influencers be the answer to John Lewis ads?
Could influencers be the answer to John Lewis ads?Article

With just a few weeks until Christmas, it's time to cosy up and watch the most anticipated advert of each and every year. The John Lewis and Partners Christmas ad has marked the start of the festive period for many years...

Amelia Neate 25 Nov 2020

#MarketingMasterminds: Mondelez | Cadbury Dairy Milk | Generosity campaign
#MarketingMasterminds: Mondelez | Cadbury Dairy Milk | Generosity campaignArticle

This month's Marketing Mastermind is Alanta Moodley, category brand manager at Mondelez International. She discusses the Cadbury Dairy Milk Generosity campaign...

Issued by Facebook 23 Nov 2020

Lineup updated for The President Hotel's Savanna Summer Silent Movie Nights
Lineup updated for The President Hotel's Savanna Summer Silent Movie NightsArticle

The Savanna Summer Silent Movie Nights are making a return at the President Hotel in Cape Town from 5 November to 10 December 2020. Those are into rom-coms are in for a treat as this year's lineup includes the most iconic romantic comedies...

20 Nov 2020

Mrs + Mr Luke making their mark
Mrs + Mr Luke making their markArticle

The 2020 Basa Awards commissioned Mrs + Mr Luke to create seven installations at seven secret locations around Johannesburg...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 17 Nov 2020

#GEW2020: How small businesses can build employee engagement
#GEW2020: How small businesses can build employee engagementArticle

Against the backdrop of a year that has been exhausting for small and medium businesses and their people, entrepreneurs need start thinking about what comes next...

Viresh Harduth 16 Nov 2020

Innovative retail concept Egg to launch in SA this November
Innovative retail concept Egg to launch in SA this NovemberArticle

A joint venture between Old Mutual Property and retail mavens Paul Simon and Arie Fabian will see the introduction of a new multi-brand omnichannel retail concept in South Africa...

16 Nov 2020

The uber-zoom: The case against trade mark genericide
The uber-zoom: The case against trade mark genericideArticle

Let's say "Zoom" becomes a synonym for conducting online video meetings, regardless of the app used - or worse, it becomes a verb. In this way, Zoom will lose its distinctiveness. It will become a generic trade mark, and its owners won't be able to stop others from using "Zoom" to refer to online conferencing services...

Jeanine Coetzer 2 Nov 2020

Celebrating top women: Yael Geffen, artfully uniting extraordinary properties with extraordinary lives
Celebrating top women: Yael Geffen, artfully uniting extraordinary properties with extraordinary livesArticle

"Never give up, don't be afraid of failure and be yourself - unapologetically." - Yael Geffen, CEO of Lew Geffen, Sotheby's International Realty

Fiona Wakelin 28 Oct 2020

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Lindt, Red Bull, Woolies and Baglietti
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Lindt, Red Bull, Woolies and BagliettiArticle

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

Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Oct 2020

#OrchidsandOnions: Iconic channelling
#OrchidsandOnions: Iconic channellingArticle

Kudos for Showmax Pro: makes the point elegantly; Onion for grating American accent in RDG Gearboxes ad...

Brendan Seery 14 Oct 2020

Muhammad Ali brought back into the ring for Showmax 'Game Changers'
Muhammad Ali brought back into the ring for Showmax 'Game Changers'Article

Egg Films' Adrian de sa Garces had the impossible task of resurrecting the greatest boxer of all time in his latest spot for Showmax, 'Game Changers'...

Issued by Egg Films 13 Oct 2020

"Life is like a box of chocolates" - you never know when you are going to get (fairly) dismissed
"Life is like a box of chocolates" - you never know when you are going to get (fairly) dismissedArticle

This is the jurisprudentially inspired story of Yoliswa Euphemia Maluleke who was dismissed by her erstwhile employer, Pick & Pay, after 24 years of service on the grounds of having committed various nefarious acts in respect of three boxes of milk chocolates gifted to her and another employee...

Dr. Johannes Jacobus van der Walt 12 Oct 2020

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