Eclipse Communications has been selected as a local communications partner for pharmaceutical company, Pfizer.
The agency will be responsible for managing and executing Pfizer's communications objectives in South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. 3 days ago
Vodacom Western Cape has selected CWDi as its new activations agency. 8 Oct 2020
Hoorah Digital has been awarded the Bain's whisky account to handle brand strategy development and creative design to deliver a multufaceted digital approach that differentiates the Bain's brand, and boosts its audience affinity. 5 Oct 2020
Samuel Goldwyn Films has announced the acquisition of North American rights to Alastair Orr's feature horror film, Triggered.
The film stars Reine Swart from The Refuge, Daylight's Liesl Ahlers, Russel Crous Escape Room's Russel Crous and Steven John Ward from House on Willow Street, among others.
The film will be released later this spring. 11 Sep 2020
Woolworths South Africa has appointed Flume as its digital media agency. 10 Sep 2020
Whirlpool Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) has appointed WPP as its strategic communications partner across 29 EMEA countries, effective January 2021.
WPP will support Whirlpool MDA business objectives with an international, integrated team based in Milan, Italy. 3 Sep 2020
Ballantine's Scotch Whisky has appointed Grid Worldwide as its South African above-the-line ad agency. 31 Aug 2020
Laureus Sport For Good South Africa has appointed One Custom to build and grow a network of supporters who will power the organisation's work for social change. 28 Aug 2020
Fivestar PR has been appointed to launch Touch Down Travel Tech (TDTT) to the South African travel industry. 25 Aug 2020
Local South African luxury gin brand Inverroche has appointed Roth Media as its strategic creative lead to cover creative strategy, content, public relations and influencer activity across the brand's territories.
Malfy has also appointed Roth Media as its new content marketing agency to curate a brand essence of escapism and opulence. 14 Aug 2020
International retailer Pandora Jewellery has appointed Press Room as its public relations agency. 4 Aug 2020
Frontline Media Management (FMM) has partnered with JT Communication Solutions to launch Fintech TV Africa in Southern Africa. 21 Jul 2020
Full service through-the-line agency RAPT has announced it has won new business accounts, including experiential and digital business for Ballantine's scotch whisky and through-the-line business for G.H. 20 Jul 2020
Media agency Wavemaker has announced that its content division has won the Huawei Mobile Services digital creative account. 1 Jul 2020
Smartick has appointed Tribeca Public Relations as its local strategic PR agency. 26 Jun 2020
Catalina and marketing services firm Tiny Horse have partnered to provide targeted lifestyle and entertainment promotions to consumers across the US.
The agreement between the two makes Tiny Horse the exclusive provider of video and music/audio streaming services and studio entertainment on Catalina's personalised in-store media network in the US.
"We're excited to help streamers use the promotional power of Catalina to cost-effectively acquire new customers as well as reward and retain the customers they currently serve," says the president of Tiny Horse, Kyle Young.
Tiny Horse, recently acquired by Team Whistle, will begin partnering with Catalina to offer content from video, gaming and music/audio streamers to shoppers in June. 26 Jun 2020
DUO Marketing + Communications has won the Mukuru PR account in South Africa, adding to its list of local and global technology clients. 23 Jun 2020
AI Media has appointed Tishala Communications to handle the public relations of AI Expo Africa 2020. 23 Jun 2020
Krish TechnoLabs, a full-service digital commerce agency, and the i-61 Group, a South African-based digital marketing agency, have partnered to provide next-generation e-commerce capabilities for South African customers. 5 Jun 2020
Tribeca Public Relations has won the Lego South Africa account after a competitive pitch process. 30 Apr 2020
Telkom Group South Africa has awarded its PR account (across the BCX and Openserve brands) to Avatar Agency. 9 Apr 2020
Barloworld Equipment has appointed Avatar Agency Group as its new media planning and buying agency of record. 16 Mar 2020
Decorex Africa has appointed Scout PR & Social Media to promote its 2020 editions of Decorex Durban, Cape Town and Joburg. 12 Mar 2020
Adweek reports that fast food restaurant chain Popeyes has announced Gut Miami as its new creative agency of record. 5 Mar 2020
Intel has picked WPP's VMLY&R to serve as its global creative agency of record following a six-month review, according to a report by Adweek. 3 Mar 2020
Integrated communications agency Scout PR and Social Media has announced that they have been appointed to manage PR for local coatings company, Plascon, as well as home décor and interior design events company, Decorex Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg. 14 Feb 2020
According to Adweek, Publicis New York has been appointed as agency of record for Pharmavite's Nature Made vitamins brand following a review last November. 13 Feb 2020
Forbes Travel Guide has appointed Manley Communications to announce its annual Star Ratings to the South African media. 7 Feb 2020
South African Tourism (SA Tourism) has announced the appointment of marketing and communications agencies to assist it with building the brand both locally and internationally. 4 Feb 2020
Meta Media announced on Twitter that it has won the media buying portion for privately-owned insurance group, Hollard.
The partnership came into effect in January 2020. 31 Jan 2020