Marketing & Media trends

More Articles

Subscribe to industry newsletters

Company News
Source: Faithful to Nature
Faithful to Nature becomes first SA retailer to achieve B Corp certification

Faithful to Nature is the first retailer in South Africa to become B Corp certified, for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability...

7 Jan 2022

PepsiCo sub-Saharan Africa to curb use of virgin plastics
PepsiCo sub-Saharan Africa to curb use of virgin plastics

PepsiCo Sub-Saharan Africa has become the first market within PepsiCo's Africa, Middle East and South Asia market to reduce its reliance on virgin plastics and incorporate 20% recycled PET in its products...

3 Jan 2022

Belinda Peterson
The Wild Bean Design-A-Cup competition: creating opportunities for emerging creatives

We spoke with the convenience general manager of BP, Belinda Peterson, to find out more about the Wild Bean Design-A-Cup Competition...

Emily StanderBy Emily Stander 21 Dec 2021

#BestofBiz 2021: Retail
#BestofBiz 2021: Retail

Discover the most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views on Bizcommunity's Retail site over the past year...

13 Dec 2021

Local plastics industry lauded for commitment to recycling
Local plastics industry lauded for commitment to recycling

Sanbwa has lauded the local plastic industry for its commitment to recycling despite facing numerous challenges such as the Covid-19 pandemic...

7 Dec 2021

A master storyteller
A master storyteller

From luxurious and extravagant or playful and colourful to plain and simple, a wine label's job is to catch the eye of the consumer and tell a story...

Issued by Pyrotec 6 Dec 2021

Source: Getty
SA's biggest retailers and brands move towards eco-friendly packaging

In response to both consumer and legislative pressures, some of South Africa's largest retailers and brands are now putting a greater emphasis on the recyclability of their packaging...

By Nonhlelo Nhleko, Paula-Ann Novotny and Ziyanda Ngcobo 6 Dec 2021

J.C. Le Roux reveals sophisticated new look for the Nectar range and celebrates with Dineo Langa as face of the campaign
J.C. Le Roux reveals sophisticated new look for the Nectar range and celebrates with Dineo Langa as face of the campaign

As consumers' desire for sophistication and status grows, J.C. Le Roux has refreshed the Nectar variant packaging to reveal a luxurious new look...

Issued by Distell 1 Dec 2021

Plastics industry releases latest recycling figures
Plastics industry releases latest recycling figures

Plastics SA, the umbrella body representing the local plastics industry, has just released the official plastic recycling stats for the year ending 31 December 2020...

Issued by Aim Marketing & Communication Consultants 30 Nov 2021

Source: Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko
Ardagh to buy SA glass manufacturer Consol for R10.1bn

Ardagh Group has agreed to buy major African glass bottle maker Consol for R10.1bn, marking an expansion into the continent from one of the world's top packaging companies...

By Emma Rumney 29 Nov 2021

Plastics SA hosts 2021 annual general meeting
Plastics SA hosts 2021 annual general meeting

Plastics SA gave a review of the past year's performance and successes at its members only Annual General Meeting that took place on 17 November 2021...

Issued by Aim Marketing & Communication Consultants 29 Nov 2021

2021 Gold Pack Trophy winner. Source: Screenshot
Best in SA packaging: Gold Pack Awards 2021 winners revealed

Established in 1974, the annual competition is regarded as the premier event for South Africa's packaging industry...

25 Nov 2021

Mpact Plastics brings home the IPSA Gold Pack 2021 trophy and four gold awards
Mpact Plastics brings home the IPSA Gold Pack 2021 trophy and four gold awards

"Proudly walking away with four gold awards and the IPSA Gold Pack trophy for 2021 is an honour to which we owe thanks to our entire team!", states Neelin Naidoo, MD of Mpact Plastics...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 25 Nov 2021

Packaging innovation is the solution to creating a circular economy
Packaging innovation is the solution to creating a circular economy

Manufacturers and retailers are looking to innovation to find sustainable solutions to replace single-use plastic. One such solution is the locally manufactured Freshpact range of paper punnets, developed by Mpact, the leading South African packaging...

Issued by Mpact 17 Nov 2021








More News

Let's do Biz