Johannesburg, 28 November 2018: Members of the South African marketing and communications industry came together last night at The Venue in Melrose Arch, to celebrate advertising effectiveness at the annual Financial Mail AdFocus Awards. Since their inception in 1990, the AdFocus Awards have provided a platform for individuals and agencies to be recognised not only… Read More 2018 Financial Mail AdFocus Award winners announced.
The fifth Bokeh South African International Lifestyle & Fashion Film Festival presented by Savanna Loco, is set to dazzle and inspire at the upcoming red carpet awards taking place from the 20 – 29 September in both Johannesburg and Cape Town. The local and international judges for this year’s awards include amongst others; world renowned fashion photographers/cinematographers; Rankin… Read More Bokeh South African International Lifestyle & Fashion Film Festival presented by Savanna Loco, inspiring and developing talent for 5 years
“South Africa’s townships contribute up to R100 billion to the overall economy,” the chief executive of business advisory service EntBanc wrote in a LinkedIn post in May. Vuyo Tofile was promoting the Township Investment Summit, held at the Soweto Theatre in June 2018. He said the figure came from the World Bank and told Africa Check that he specifically meant… Read More Is South Africa’s township economy worth R100 billion?
Written by Steven J Brown The Durban Fashion Fair (DFF), which is a proudly eThekwini Municipality initiative developed to grow the fashion industry in the city, as well as create a platform for employment and entrepreneurship opportunities, is now celebrating 7 years on the fashion calendar! Each year, the Durban Fashion Fair open up their doors… Read More FROM HUMBLE BEGINNINGS TO THE CATWALK
It’s no longer news that artificial intelligence (AI) will be a driving force behind the Fourth Industrial Revolution, with the global economic returns of this revolution expected to be in the region of about $16 trillion. The AI train Currently, no African country is among the top 10 countries expected to benefit most from AI… Read More How Africa can embrace an AI-enabled future
Written by Veruska D’Onofrio To generate brand awareness and ensure that millions of commuters know about Debonairs Pizza specials, Transit Ads™ has implemented a strategic OOH campaign – which is part of a broader commuter strategy developed by the MediaShop – in various Metrorail stations across South Africa. For 12 months, consumers will be exposed to… Read More Debonairs train station campaign generates effective brand awareness
One of the major impacts industry 4.0 will have on the country remains its effects on the country’s workforce and industry JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, July 11, 2018/ — Small businesses will be critical to South Africa in the 4th industrial revolution while access to information will revolutionize education. This was highlighted at an insightful panel discussion in… Read More Small Businesses In South Africa Critical To The 4th Industrial Revolution