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EXCLUSIVE: Kevin Bermeister & Johannes Booysen launch AdFreeway in South Africa
EXCLUSIVE: Kevin Bermeister & Johannes Booysen launch AdFreeway in South Africa

Digital pioneers, Kevin Bermeister (think Skype and Kazaa) and Johannes Booysen (Yonder), have partnered to launch what they believe, is the next evolution in digital advertising - AdFreeway...

By Evan-Lee Courie 5 hours ago

Levergy grows leadership team
Levergy grows leadership team

Levergy has appointed Rob Garden to a key leadership position within the company with Zylvah Makola joining as the new head of public relations...

4 hours ago

Company News
Smash burger dispute: Rocomamas to meet with food truck owner

RocoMamas will meet with Rack n Grill food truck owner Muammer Kasu on 20 April, after the Spur-owned burger franchise was called out for "corporate bullying tactics"...

5 hours ago

Here's what WhatsApp's upcoming privacy policy update means for brands

With messages sent remaining private and encrypted at all times, what will this mean for brands that use the app to reach and engage with consumers?

By Kyle Oosthuizen 4 hours ago

Universities in Nigeria must rethink how journalism is taught

Changes in the journalism profession have made journalism education challenging...

By Nathan Oguche Emmanuel 5 hours ago

Massmart's CEO on Covid-driven consumer trends that'll stick

Retail veteran Mitch Slape unpacks the changes in consumer behaviour that the Covid-19 pandemic has brought about, and where Massmart is seeing growth...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 23 hours ago

#BehindtheBrandManager: Leigh-Anne Acquisto of Liquorish Ink

Although not a brand manager, Leigh-Anne Acquisto, founder and MD of specialist strategic consultancy Liquorish Ink, has extensive experience working with brands and recently helped create the brand identity for a new restaurant in Johannesburg called Proud Mary...

By Jessica Tennant 21 hours ago

Simon 'Mabhunu' Sabela Award statue unveiled at Afda Durban

The Simon Sabela Awards Statue was officially unveiled in a special ribbon-cutting ceremony on the Afda Durban campus...

By Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 47 minutes ago

Spur waiters celebrate a 'great occasion' this Freedom Day in new brand commercial

Spur Steak Ranches has launched a heart-warming campaign for Freedom Day, which sees the first Spur waitron choir commemorate the resilience of the South African spirit with joyful song...

Issued by Ninety9cents 1 hour ago

Levi's Buy Better, Wear Longer

The new Levi's Buy Better, Wear Longer campaign raises awareness and speaks to our shared responsibility on the environmental impacts of apparel production and consumption...

Issued by dotGOOD 8 hours ago

Bombay Sapphire unleashes a Million Acts of Creativity across South Africa

Campaign led by Lerato Kganyago, Zakes Bantwini, Thickleeyonce, Chef Funi and Chef Nti lead the movement to inspire public to follow their creative passions culminates on World Creativity Day...

Issued by OnPoint PR 5 hours ago

Joe Public United Agency of the Year for the third consecutive year at Ciclope Africa Festival

Dedicated to moving images, the Ciclope Africa's annual award show took place on Thursday night, marking another celebratory milestone for Joe Public United, as the agency group took the 'Advertising Agency of the Year' title for the third year running...

Issued by Joe Public United 3 hours ago

A sticky situation: Part 1: Cinema, anime and nukes

We have all seen those movies where machines destroy human civilisation. Stories of omnicide and universal subjugation tend to stick in the mind, even in the form of entertainment...

By Edward Herridge 3 hours ago

The benefits of a digital marketing audit (part 2 of 5)

Part two of our understanding of digital auditing: the team!...

Issued by UpBeet Digital 7 hours ago

UCT campus evacuated, classes suspended after fire guts library

UCT's library has been destroyed and students evacuated after the fire that started on the slopes of Table Mountain near Rhodes Memorial yesterday spread onto the Rondebosch campus...

By Shan Radcliffe 1 day ago

Is your smartphone helping marketers target you? Take the test

The best way to see if your phone is helping marketers target you is by setting up a trap. Here's how to do it...

1 day ago

#PulpNonFiction: An ideal customer

Bronwyn Williams has been re-reading the plays of Oscar Wilde over the last few weeks and what she noticed was that a common trope he used to its full effect with his trademark wit was the idea of characters seeing others as who they wanted them to be rather than as who those others really are...

By Bronwyn Williams 1 day ago

Bathu and Steers join forces with culture curators to #FuelYourJourney in Phanda campaign

Proudly South African local brands Steers and Bathu have joined forces to inspire South Africans with the Bathu X Steers #FuelYourJourney campaign...

Issued by DNA Brand Architects 1 day ago

How to improve your digital customer service strategy

In today's customer-driven world, the role of the customer service and support team is more critical than ever. Businesses need to shift their mindset...

By Ndagi Job Goshi 1 day ago

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