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Batsa begins rollout of Vuse Inspiration Stores in SA
Batsa begins rollout of Vuse Inspiration Stores in SAArticle

British American Tobacco South Africa has opened the doors to the first Vuse Inspiration Store...

29 Mar 2021

What does the proposed tobacco bill mean for vaping in SA?
What does the proposed tobacco bill mean for vaping in SA?Article

This opinion piece is part of VPASA's (Vapour Products Association of South Africa) We Are Not Tobacco (WANT) campaign, which seeks to differentiate electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) from combustible tobacco products...

Asanda Gcoyi, Issued by Irvine Partners 22 Jan 2021

Top crisis communications and brand fails of 2020
Top crisis communications and brand fails of 2020Article

For people, corporations, and global brands, 2020 went from "twenty plenty" to "twenty empty"...

Madelain Roscher 14 Dec 2020

#AssegaiAwards2020: All the winners!
#AssegaiAwards2020: All the winners!Article

The 2020 Assegai Awards was held at The Venue in Melrose Arch in Johannesburg on Thursday, 26 November...

26 Nov 2020

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Assegai Awards announces 2020 finalistsArticle

The finalists of the 2020 Assegai Awards have been released...

13 Oct 2020

New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards announces finalists
New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards announces finalistsArticle

The finalists of the 2020 New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards have been announced, featuring a record number of agencies, corporates and individuals and representing 100s of South African brands...

8 Sep 2020

Discover 4 ways to market healthcare brands in a Covid-19 world
Discover 4 ways to market healthcare brands in a Covid-19 worldArticle

Covid-19 has brought unprecedented global change. Here, Cingulate Marketing and Advertising shares four ways in which healthcare brands can respond to changes in the needs and expectations of healthcare professionals...

Issued by Cingulate 4 Aug 2020

#Bookmarks2020: Winners announced!
#Bookmarks2020: Winners announced!Article

The winners for the 2020 Bookmark Awards have been announced! This year, the 12th annual Bookmarks celebration was hosted via the IAB SA's digital channels and local press network...

18 Mar 2020

2020 Bookmark Awards finalists are announced
2020 Bookmark Awards finalists are announcedArticle

The IAB SA has announced the finalists for the 12th Annual Bookmark Awards being held at The Galleria in Sandton on Thursday, 19 March 2020...

Issued by IAB South Africa 24 Feb 2020

New report presses for radical rethink on child health
New report presses for radical rethink on child healthArticle

According to a new report released this week by a commission of over 40 child and adolescent health experts from around the world, no single country is adequately protecting children's health...

20 Feb 2020

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Many countries regulate e-cigarettes. South Africa should tooArticle

Opinions differ on how to regulate electronic cigarettes. But dozens of countries are taking action. In Africa, Kenya already taxes these products, and South Africa is preparing to follow...

Laura Rossouw 6 Feb 2020

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What is shaping culture? The new religionsArticle

Brett Rogers explores the edges of culture and how things are changing, providing valuable insights for brands wanting to understand who and what is shaping culture...

Brett Rogers 3 Feb 2020

Duke's fake news campaign for Heart and Stroke Foundation more than just hot air
Duke's fake news campaign for Heart and Stroke Foundation more than just hot airArticle

When tasked by the Heart and Stroke Foundation South Africa with generating awareness around the danger of tobacco and vaping products, Duke, together with the HSFSA, chose specifically to focus on e-cigarettes or vaporisers (vapes)...

Issued by Duke Advertising 19 Sep 2019

BAT eyes vaping growth in Africa with Twisp takeover
BAT eyes vaping growth in Africa with Twisp takeoverArticle

British American Tobacco's acquisition of South African e-cigarette maker Twisp won approval from South Africa's Competition Tribunal on Tuesday...

14 Aug 2019

Jacaranda FM's Kevin Fine: Maximising radio in the 4th Industrial Revolution
Jacaranda FM's Kevin Fine: Maximising radio in the 4th Industrial RevolutionArticle

While I'm not a gambling man, it would have been great to take a bet on predictions for this year regarding radio in the 4th Industrial Revolution...

Kevin Fine, Issued by Jacaranda FM 21 Jun 2019

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The cost of smoking your socksArticle

Dr Helen Weber, Medical Adviser at Sanlam, explores the health implications of cannabis and vaping, and the additional cost of insurance to underwrite these risks...

Dr Helen Weber 6 May 2019

Will innovative trends help to further boost SA's vitamins industry?
Will innovative trends help to further boost SA's vitamins industry?Article

As the lifestyle of individuals become increasingly busy, many are seeking more efficient ways to remain fit and healthy, while also boosting their energy levels...

Issued by Insight Survey 18 Feb 2019

Big Tobacco is funding the anti-smoking lobby - but leaked documents reveal the real reason whyArticle

The world's top experts on tobacco and health gathered at a conference in South Africa last week to discuss how to prevent an estimated a billion people dying of smoking-related diseases this century...

Andrew Rowell 23 Mar 2018

Why the e-cigarette industry needs global regulations
Why the e-cigarette industry needs global regulationsArticle

The e-cigarette industry has been increasingly viewed as one of the most disruptive changes in the tobacco market, with vapes now commonly perceived as an alternative to traditional tobacco products...

Tanusree Jain 8 Mar 2018

Anti-smoking legislation could be an affront to freedom
Anti-smoking legislation could be an affront to freedomArticle

The Department of Health will be submitting plans to amend legislation around smoking this year. Are the proposed changes entirely reasonable...?

Jason Snyman 15 Jan 2018

BAT to buy SA's biggest vaping company in a move to 'next-generation products'
BAT to buy SA's biggest vaping company in a move to 'next-generation products'Article

Cigarette giant and rand-hedge British American Tobacco (BAT) SA is buying SA's biggest vaping company, Twisp...

Dave Chambers 22 Dec 2017

BAT aims to ignite profit with new-style smoking gadgets
BAT aims to ignite profit with new-style smoking gadgetsArticle

Cigarette company British American Tobacco (BAT) is looking for blazing profit growth by 2022 from new-generation products such as vapour and tobacco-heated brands...

26 Oct 2017

Switching to e-cigs would delay millions of deaths: study
Switching to e-cigs would delay millions of deaths: studyArticle

A switch from tobacco to e-cigarettes would cut smoking-related deaths by a quarter in the US by 2100, even assuming the gadgets are not risk-free...

3 Oct 2017

E-cigarette manufacturers: Is your labelling in line with global best practice?
E-cigarette manufacturers: Is your labelling in line with global best practice?Article

In South Africa, there is currently no specific legislation that governs the labelling and marketing of e-cigarettes and other products in the wider vape industry. However this legal situation could change...

Issued by Pyrotec 23 Aug 2017

The huff and puff surrounding e-cigarette regulation in South Africa
The huff and puff surrounding e-cigarette regulation in South AfricaArticle

There is currently no specific legislation that regulates the composition, labelling, marketing and sale of e-cigarettes in South Africa...

Jeanette Visagie 14 May 2017

BAT looks to new products for growth
BAT looks to new products for growthArticle

The traditional cigarette business will generate smouldering profits for British American Tobacco (BAT) for the foreseeable future, but next-generation products are set...

Marc Hasenfuss 15 Mar 2017

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Creative edgeArticle

“Taste tomorrow today.” I can just picture the voice-over artist in the dimly lit studio, headphones on, as he delivers the line for the sixth time. This time with more voice and more conviction, while wondering to himself what the hell he's saying...

Maria Berrios-Carter 1 Mar 2017

How should vaping be regulated?
How should vaping be regulated?Article

SA's health department plans to adopt a no-compromise position on vaping and related products...

26 Jan 2017

Brands with YouTube success: What can SMEs learn?
Brands with YouTube success: What can SMEs learn?Article

The largest and most well-known online video platform; YouTube boasts over 1 billion users globally, of which 55% will watch videos daily...

Matt Foster 15 Dec 2016

E-cigarettes a "major public health concern": US surgeon general
E-cigarettes a "major public health concern": US surgeon generalArticle

E-cigarette use is exploding among young people and is now "a major public health concern," the US surgeon general warned...

9 Dec 2016

Proponents challenge WHO findings on vaping dangers
Proponents challenge WHO findings on vaping dangersArticle

A UKCTAS report criticising many of WHO's findings on vaping is likely to focus attention on the need to separate vaping from smoking...

14 Nov 2016

To vape or not to vape
To vape or not to vapeArticle

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is predicting that this century alone, a billion lives will be lost to smoking. A Billion Lives is a documentary film that examines vaping and e-cigarettes as a healthy alternative to smoking...

Danette Breitenbach 22 Sep 2016

'Un-Islamic' vaping catches fire in Malaysia amid govt backlash
'Un-Islamic' vaping catches fire in Malaysia amid govt backlashArticle

KUALA LUMPUR - At Malaysian e-cigarette outlet Vape Empire, customers kick back and puff out thick, aromatic clouds of vapour in funky flavours like Horny Mango and Creamy Suckerz' Banana Anna...

31 Dec 2015

E-cigarette ad goes live on South African TV, cinema
E-cigarette ad goes live on South African TV, cinemaArticle

Cape Town based e-cigarette company Twisp has launched a campaign on TV and cinema for its electronic cigarettes, displaying the use of e-cigarettes or 'vaping'...

23 Sep 2015

East Point's Entrance 1 reopened
East Point's Entrance 1 reopenedArticle

East Point (previously the East Rand Galleria Shopping Centre) has official reopened Entrance 1. The new entrance reflects the chic style and aesthetics of what will be the centre's completed look and feel...

25 Aug 2015

Cigarettes' troubled future as alternatives steam ahead
Cigarettes' troubled future as alternatives steam aheadArticle

Like a snail with the baggage of its history/legacy of legislation on its back, the world cigarettes market slowly toiled downhill in 2014, recording a barely there volume decline of -0.4% and continuing its downward trajectory in every region of the world bar Asia-Pacific...

Zora Milenkovic 29 Jun 2015

E-cigarettes: The benefits and risks
E-cigarettes: The benefits and risksArticle

E-cigarettes, also referred to as e-cigs, have become increasingly popular with smokers over the recent years. They are battery powered devices that act as a substitute for traditional tobacco cigarettes...

Charles Mburugu 18 Nov 2014

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