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EXCLUSIVE: Sid Wahi, director at Forbes Africa celebrates 10 years of growth
EXCLUSIVE: Sid Wahi, director at Forbes Africa celebrates 10 years of growth

Sid Wahi, director at Forbes Africa shares the journey of reaching the 10-year milestone...

Evan-Lee CourieBy Evan-Lee Courie 30 Sep 2021

Register now: CEO Connect Forum on innovating for scale and equality
Register now: CEO Connect Forum on innovating for scale and equality

Don't miss the second CEO Connect Forum, taking place on Thursday, 30 September! This top leadership engagement platform is hosted by the SVAI, and forms part of the build up to the 2021 Shared Value Africa Leadership Summit in November, with the...

Issued by Shift Impact Africa 29 Sep 2021

South Africa dominates Brand Finance Africa 150 2021 ranking
South Africa dominates Brand Finance Africa 150 2021 ranking

South African brands dominate the Brand Finance Africa 150 2021 ranking once again, with the entire top ten hailing from the nation...

28 Sep 2021

EbonyLife and Sony Pictures Television launch Àló
EbonyLife and Sony Pictures Television launch Àló

EbonyLife and Sony Pictures Television have launched Àló, a brand-new writers initiative offering a unique platform for writers of African heritage...

22 Sep 2021

Align your brand with cutting edge trends
Align your brand with cutting edge trends

Now in its 17th year, Bizcommunity's BizTrends is a highlight of the business calendar, a go-to source for South African, Pan-African and global business trends...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 20 Sep 2021

Ah, Africa! One step forward, two beats ahead with Africa Life by Kantar
Ah, Africa! One step forward, two beats ahead with Africa Life by Kantar

The insights into our brand-new Africa Life study are exciting because they profoundly challenge us as growth experts and progress-seekers...

Ndeye DiagneBy Ndeye Diagne, Issued by Kantar 16 Sep 2021

YouTube NextUp comes to South Africa and Nigeria
YouTube NextUp comes to South Africa and Nigeria

YouTube NextUp programme will be available in South Africa and Nigeria. The programme is an opportunity for local creators to take their content creation to the next level...

16 Sep 2021

How designers can maintain their individuality working at big fashion houses
How designers can maintain their individuality working at big fashion houses

In the last two decades, several creative directors have come and gone from their prestigious posts at heritage fashion houses...

By Marie-Agnes Parmentier 14 Sep 2021

Gallo Music Investments with shareholder Black Coffee closes deal on Content Connect Africa
Gallo Music Investments with shareholder Black Coffee closes deal on Content Connect Africa

Following Arena Holdings' acquisition of South Africa's largest and oldest independent label Gallo Record Company (Gallo Music Investments - GMI), is now showing its interest in the future of the African music industry by partnering with Africa's...

6 Sep 2021

Total number of mobile phone users hit nearly 5.3 billion
Total number of mobile phone users hit nearly 5.3 billion

The number of people using mobile phones hit nearly 5.3 billion in July or 67% of the world's population...

2 Sep 2021

#Fasa21: KFC's Akhona Qengqe on business survival and innovating for the future
#Fasa21: KFC's Akhona Qengqe on business survival and innovating for the future

KFC Africa's chief people officer Akhona Qengqe explains how the fast-food giant has been impacted by Covid-19, and how it's equipping itself for the future...

Lauren HartzenbergBy Lauren Hartzenberg 1 Sep 2021

Why livestreamers should sell their products with a poker face - not a smile
Why livestreamers should sell their products with a poker face - not a smile

Smiling or exhibiting other positive emotional displays while selling a product over live video - known as livestreaming - makes people less likely to buy it...

By Michel Ballings and Neeraj Bharadwaj 30 Aug 2021

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Adidas to sell Reebok to Authentic Brands Group for €2,1bn

Authentic Brands Group has a portfolio of more than 30 brands and a history of buying up struggling brands such as Juicy Couture, Forever 21 and Barneys New York...

13 Aug 2021

One size doesn't fit all: Advice for brands seeking to access the African market
One size doesn't fit all: Advice for brands seeking to access the African market

When it comes to accessing the African market, one of the most important things brands need to understand is this: one size doesn't fit all...

By Candice Robertson, Issued by Wavemaker 12 Aug 2021

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Food & Drink 2021 rankings: Coca-Cola and Nestlé continue to dominate

The majority of the subsectors included in the report have recorded cumulative brand value losses this year, as the sector negotiates the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic...

11 Aug 2021

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Vaccine denialism kills: Mail & Guardian has let down its readers

The Mail & Guardian published an article on its website on Friday questioning the safety and efficacy of Covid vaccines...

By Nathan Geffen and Mia Malan 10 Aug 2021

Barbie debuts dolls in likeness of Covid-19 frontline workers
Barbie debuts dolls in likeness of Covid-19 frontline workers

Honoured with a one-of-a-kind doll made in their likeness, the six experts in the fields are being highlighted for making a positive impact in their communities...

5 Aug 2021

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Voice assistant transaction values to hit $19,4bn by 2023

E-commerce transaction values via voice assistants will reach $19,4bn by 2023, rising over 320% from just $4,6bn in 2021, according to Juniper Research...

3 Aug 2021

Durban announced as the new host of Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021)
Durban announced as the new host of Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021)

The second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) has been rescheduled to take place in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa from 15 to 21 November 2021...

Issued by RX Africa 29 Jul 2021

Tommy Hilfiger collabs with Indya Moore on gender-fluid fashion
Tommy Hilfiger collabs with Indya Moore on gender-fluid fashion

Tommy Hilfiger is launching a gender-fluid summer pre-fall 2021 capsule collection co-designed by non-binary actor and activist, Indya Moore...

28 Jul 2021

Nigerian Women in PR counts down to its inaugural Reverse Mentorship Workshop for senior PR professionals
Nigerian Women in PR counts down to its inaugural Reverse Mentorship Workshop for senior PR professionals

Nigerian Women in Public Relations (NGWiPR) has announced its inaugural Reverse Mentorship Workshop will be held on 28-29 July from 11am-1pm WAT...

Issued by Meltwater 27 Jul 2021

August #WomensMonth made possible by the Intercare Group
August #WomensMonth made possible by the Intercare Group

Inviting your nominations of inspiring women to be featured in our exclusive August Women's Month interview series...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 20 Jul 2021

Dentsu Africa launches Finance, banking and insurance like never before
Dentsu Africa launches Finance, banking and insurance like never before

The third edition in the Dentsu Wisdom Series titled Finance, banking and insurance like never before has officially launched...

Issued by Dentsu 16 Jul 2021

Ad Stars reveals shortlist of finalists
Ad Stars reveals shortlist of finalists

Ad Stars has revealed the shortlist of finalists from multiple categories and countries for the Ad Stars Awards 2021...

16 Jul 2021

5 Africans selected to serve on Next Creative Leaders 2021 jury
5 Africans selected to serve on Next Creative Leaders 2021 jury

The One Club and 3% Movement have shared information about judges, entry and prizes for the Next Creative Leaders awards and five of these judges are from Africa....

16 Jul 2021

New York Festivals Advertising Awards winners announced
New York Festivals Advertising Awards winners announced

New York Festivals Advertising Awards has revealed who won the NYF Best of Show Award and more...

15 Jul 2021

2021 CMO Pencil jury
Jury to select winner of CMO Pencil Award

The One Club has detailed the jury of leading brand-side marketers who will meet virtually to select the winner of the prestigious CMO Pencil Award...

15 Jul 2021

Sub-Saharan brands can do well by advertising via esports
Sub-Saharan brands can do well by advertising via esports

For brands wishing to communicate to this growing target market, we present entry points and focus areas to communicate effectively with this youthful and important consumer set...

Issued by Borderless Access 14 Jul 2021

Cannes Trend Talks 2021 Official Programme released
Cannes Trend Talks 2021 Official Programme released

The official programme for the Cannes Trend Talks 2021 has been announced...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 13 Jul 2021

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Warc details Advertising Trends report 2021/2022

Warc has detailed the findings of their Global Advertising Trends report for 2021/2022...

13 Jul 2021

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