Media coverage in SA shows increased calls for Covid-19 communication

South Africa, May 14 -- The seventh edition of ongoing media research and analysis on Covid-19 shows increased calls for communication by the president, which will help to clarify how soon the economy... Read More

2020 South African Business Marketing Report released

South Africa, May 14 -- BusinessTech has released the 2020 Business Marketing Report, revealing the best ways for South African companies to advertise. The report is based on feedback from 1,327 Sout... Read More

The world of digital in uncertain times

South Africa, May 14 -- With few warning signs, and in a mind-bending and staggering short space of time, the human species, in a fight for survival, has been jolted into a state of isolation and soci... Read More

What business can learn from amapiano

South Africa, May 13 -- If you started reading this post wondering "what on earth is amapiano?" and you aren't South African, I'll forgive you. But if you consider yourself South African and you're st... Read More

Event marketing and Covid 19: Navigating the digital divide is the new reality (albeit virtual)

South Africa, May 13 -- The trade fairs and exhibitions industry was never meant for the faint-hearted. From the ebb and flow of economic strain in a competitive landscape to the uncontrollables that ... Read More

How brands can be there for at-home consumers

South Africa, May 13 -- The Covid-19 pandemic has profoundly disrupted everyday life, as millions of people worldwide are practising physical and social distancing. Adapting to this new way of life me... Read More

#PrismAwards2020: Meet young voice Nombulelo Fox

South Africa, May 13 -- In the run-up to the 23rd Prism Awards to be announced virtually on Friday, 15 May, we chatted to this year's cohort of 'young voices' about their fresh approach to the judging... Read More

E-commerce up the Covid creek without a paddle

South Africa, May 13 -- Before Covid-19, online retail in South Africa was on the rise. While estimated to make up just 1.4% of total national retail sales in 2018, the industry was on track to doubli... Read More

2020 2.0, the new normal and what's next for brands [Part 1]

South Africa, May 13 -- M&C Saatchi Abel recently held a webinar on Microsoft Teams where colleagues and heads of strategy Diana Springer (Black & White, an M&C Saatchi Company) and Robert Grace (M&C ... Read More

Do you believe in the Roaring Twenties brothers and sisters?

South Africa, May 13 -- Creativity: The use of imagination or original ideas to create something; inventiveness. So, what happens afterwards? What happens after a catastrophe? How do you carry on and... Read More