South Africa received more spam calls and SMSes in 2019 than ever before

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- Spam calls. You'd probably rather receive a lump of coal in your stock this Christmas, but it's an annoyance that affects all phone owners worldwide. In South Africa though, yo... Read More

John Brown scoops multiple global awards

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- Global leading content agency John Brown Media picks up eight wins at the 2019 International Content Marketing Awards in London - including Best Large Content Agency. The Inte... Read More

Netcash evolves brand with Boomtown following management buy-out

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- Internet-based payment facility, Netcash, has appointed Boomtown to develop its corporate identity following a management buy-out (MBO). Established in 2003 by Charles Pittawa... Read More

How SA's online stores can manage the 'deadweight loss of Christmas'

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- By the opening decades of the 21st century, businesses had adopted e-commerce stores, online advertising, and more recently, mobile applications. They have also embarked on the... Read More

Looking to the future: Primedia Broadcasting welcomes new chairperson

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- Primedia Broadcasting has appointed Geraint Crywys-Williams as the Chairperson of Primedia Broadcasting. This is an additional role to his current position as the Primedia Grou... Read More

Spaza advertising: An ever-growing market in South Africa

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- According to research done by Nielsen South Africa, R1 of every R5 spent in South Africa takes place at informal spaza or township stores. This makes the informal retail enviro... Read More

#IABInsightSeries: Digital influencer marketing in the spotlight

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- Influencer marketing is a young segment in digital marketing, yet it is one that is growing rapidly and is taking up a key role in marketing campaigns. In the last IAB Insight ... Read More

Top journalists Ngalwa and Grootes to join Newzroom Afrika

South Africa, Dec. 6 -- Newzroom Afrika has boosted its editorial line up with the appointment of two seasoned journalists - former Daily Dispatch editor-in-chief Sbu Ngalwa and veteran radio journali... Read More

TBWA tops the Loeries Rankings

South Africa, Dec. 4 -- The Loeries, which held their awards in August, has announced their 2019 official rankings for Africa and the Middle East with TBWA named as the regional group agency for the s... Read More

Does creativity work?

South Africa, Dec. 4 -- Is 'creativity' a buzzword or a real marketing commodity? We posed some 'creative' questions to three top heavyweights - all of whom are speakers at the Nedbank IMC 2020 happen... Read More