Eat24 plans to delete its Facebook page

According to their latest blog post, Eat24 is planning on deleting its Facebook page of over 70,000 fans at 11:59pm tonight, Monday 31 March. Read the blog post "A Breakup Letter to Facebook from Eat24" to find out more about their decision....

31 Mar 2014

Times Media promotes advertising to agencies with special offer

Times Media began its 'Most' campaign last week, visiting agencies across the country to promote its offer structured to allow more advertisers to enjoy full-page placements within half-page budgets. Its latest promotional campaign to maximise ROI for print advertisers strongly aligns with the...

25 Mar 2014

Samsung, Getty Images launch partnership

To help people across the globe share their stories through the unique power of photography, Samsung and Getty Images have announced a partnership. As part of this agenda, the agreement will see a commitment to the creation of bespoke content, starting with the launch of the 'Samsung Collection',...

17 Mar 2014

Enjoy a free McDonalds Egg McMuffin on National Breakfast Day

It's National Breakfast Day and McDonalds is offering you 1 of 1000 Egg McMuffins, free, from now to 1030 today, or while stocks last. So get a move on, but before you rush off, check the list of participating restaurants so you're not disappointed....

17 Mar 2014

Three Ships launches Facebook competition
Three Ships launches Facebook competition

Three Ships has begun a build-up on Facebook offering consumers information, facts and insights into the Three Ships brand, the James Sedgwick's Distillery where the whiskies are crafted and Three Ships 5 Year Old Premium Select. This is to prepare them for the 5-minute competition on Facebook on...

5 Mar 2014

Cannes Lions rewards MetropolitanRepublic with entry into hall of fame

The new book, 'Game Changers: The Evolution of the Advertising Industry' includes MetropolitanRepublic's Wimpy Braille advert as part of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity's celebration of 60 years of advertising creativity and excellence. By sending out just 15 braille burgers,...

4 Mar 2014

BBM adds AccuWeather channel

One of the world's leading multi-media global weather provider, AccuWeather is working with BlackBerry to provide weather content for BBM users everywhere. It has launched its own premiere BBM channel to coincide with the recent expansion of BBM, which is now available on iPhone and Android as well...

28 Feb 2014

Votes still open for 'My Station Award' in MTN Radio Awards

Voting is still open for 'My Station Award' in MTN Radio Awards, with one voter winning two tickets to the Awards gala event on 12 April 2014, a smartphone with R500 airtime and a trip to a destination in Florida US, with three night's accommodation and return flights sponsored by Delta Air Lines....

26 Feb 2014

Koo brightens up Christmas

As part of its Christmas campaign, which kicked off at the Soweto Festival of Lights, the brand encouraged participants to create South African words to 'Jingle Bells' and delivered Christmas cards to key influencers and police stations and brought joy to children through the Soweto Festival of...

24 Dec 2013

20 years of DIY celebrated at Home Handyman

Celebrating 20 years of publishing DIY, Home Handyman has an array of prizes for new subscribers to mark the occasion. Launched in November 1993 by the Platinum Publications/Primedia Magazines' stable, it has been published by the independent Home Handyman Publishing company for the past 13 years....

22 Nov 2013

International calling promotion from Cell C

To give South Africans cheaper rates to connect with loved ones overseas during the holiday season, Cell C has launched its 65c per minute (pure per second billing) to both fixed and mobile lines for customers calling the UK, US, Germany, Greece, Portugal, France, Belgium, Canada, Spain, India,...

8 Nov 2013

Gentleman Jack launches competition on Facebook

Gentleman Jack has launched a VVIP Vodacom Durban July competition on Facebook in honour of the Durban July. Two winning couples will celebrate from 5-7 July 2013 with an all-expenses-paid weekend that includes two nights at the Oyster Box Hotel, a premier whiskey tasting, helicopter transfers to...

13 Jun 2013

Bizcommunity features on SABC1's Media Career Guide Show
Bizcommunity features on SABC1's Media Career Guide Show

Be sure to catch's editor-at-large, Simone Puterman, on the repeat show of SABC1's Media Career Guide Show tonight, Monday, 11 February 2013, from 11pm-11.30pm. She will provide insightful career guidance for the marketing, advertising, media and retail industries. The show is...

11 Feb 2013

Write a letter to Santa at Maxi's

Maxi's franchise is running a promotion to encourage children to write a creative letter to Santa on the specially designed stationery and drop it off in a dedicated box at any one of its 75 restaurants nationwide. The best letters can expect to win a kid's party for 10, a kids meal or milkshake...

6 Dec 2012

Date my Dad selects his mate

After winning the Date my Dad competition on Jacaranda FM, 34-year old Meran Wilson from Centurion announced his dream date was Melanie Joubert, after dating all five choices last week. The two were in agreement about one thing. "This has been an interesting and immensely fun ride so far. We both...

21 Aug 2012

Roaming promotion for UK visits

From 20 July to 16 September 2012, Vodacom is offering customers travelling to the UK savings of up to 100% on international roaming. This promotion will include 60% savings for local calls in the UK, 76% on calls to South Africa, 45% on SMS messages and 71% on data roaming. During the promotional...

17 Jul 2012

Spar announces winner of car

In the recent Spar Win-a-Car promotion, Darling resident, Gary Conchar won a new Volkswagen Golf after purchasing two 2 litre Coca-Cola products and entering the promotion.

27 Jun 2012

Celebrating Youth Day at Montecasino

Montecasino has a Youth Day slots and tables promotion, with the Piazza offering tickets to view the SA versus England clash live on the big outdoor screen from 3pm. Tickets of R30 include a free beverage (local cider, beer, soft drink or mineral water) and a live performance by the Graeme Watkins...

15 Jun 2012

Steers launches new Once-Off Wacky surprise deals

Following the success of Steers' Wacky Wednesdays where customers get two BBQ Burgers for R33.90 every Wednesday, the fast food chain has launched a new Once-Off Wacky offering that promises even greater value through surprise monthly deals. The first Once-Off Wacky deal will be available in store...

16 May 2012

Disney XD's Aim High launches with Dale Steyn

Disney XD's Aim High, which gives kids across the country the chance to win a series of mentorships in a different field to learn how to realise their potential, launches its third phase with Dale Steyn, international cricketer. The winner spends a day spent with Steyn, who says, "Mentors have...

20 Feb 2012

Sports and lifestyle brand arrives in SA

The sports and lifestyle brand, Ogio will be available in South Africa through promotional and corporate clothing suppliers, Mass Supply Clothing. The launch includes the introduction of golf shirts and assorted bags such as duffels, backpacks and laptop bags from the brand's promotional and...

16 Feb 2012

Brand Ambassador Training Academy to open

Zinto Activation Group's (ZAG) recent national roadshow to offer its promotional staff a refresher training course in sales and marketing is leading up to it launching its Brand Ambassador Training Academy (Bata) in Linbro Park in March/April 2012. The academy will provide valuable training in...

16 Feb 2012

New Fresh Face for 2012
New Fresh Face for 2012

The 2012 Elle New Fresh Face Talent Search, held in partnership with Woolworths has announced that Port Elizabeth schoolgirl, Chloe Munton, is the winner. She will launch her modelling career with a portfolio and contract from Boss Models, clothes and make-up from Woolworths and the opportunity to...

19 Dec 2011

Reminder to book for Joburg Apex workshop

A reminder that seats are limited for the Johannesburg leg of the 2012 Apex Awards workshops on Wednesday, 30 November 2011, 2pm-4pm, at TBWA (in the auditorium). Entrants are encouraged to attend the free workshop to learn more about the entry process, how to compile a winning entry and to hear...

28 Nov 2011

Branded van gets product to consumers

As part of a broader Kiri campaign that includes print, in-store and product sampling, a converted traditional VW kombi, the model that serves as an ice cream truck, made its successful debut at the recent Pick n Pay Taste of Joburg Show. Sylvia Swart, head of account management at Lowe Bull...

7 Oct 2011

[Biz Takeouts] A note on this month's shows
[Biz Takeouts] A note on this month's shows

In case you're wondering what's been happening with the Bizcommunity/Chai FM Media & Marketing radio show this month of October 2011, since Chai FM is a Jewish community radio station and this is the month of various Jewish high holy days (Rosh Hashanah/New Year, Yom Kippur/Day of Atonement and...

5 Oct 2011

Use Reuters' images for campaigns

Reuters images, represented in South Africa by The Bigger Picture, has announced that it has made its images separately available on its pictures site in sections such as business, industry, health, seasons and a collection of colour hues for ease of search and identification. The images are ready...

26 Aug 2011

Loeries Travelling Exhibition off to North West
Loeries Travelling Exhibition off to North West

The Loeries Travelling Exhibition sponsored by Adobe will visit North-West University, 25 August -2 September 2011, for its fifth consecutive year and will be hosted by the Potchefstroom Campus' Graphic Design Subject group. The exclusive exhibition will display work across all areas of brand...

15 Aug 2011

Loeries Travelling Exhibition comes home to CT

The Loeries Travelling Exhibition, sponsored by Adobe, arrives back in Cape Town and goes on show at the Concept Interactive School of Communication Design, 19-22 July 2011. "It has been a great experience being part of the Loeries and hosting its exhibition and the Adobe workshop," says Concept...

12 Jul 2011

Lineup for Sunday's Media@SAfm show
Lineup for Sunday's Media@SAfm show

This Sunday, 10 July 2011, the programme for Ashraf Garda's Media@SAfm show, 9am-11am on 104-107 FM nationwide, will include:the launch of the Press Freedom Commission, headed by former Constitutional Court chief justice Pius Langa;assessing latest KFC campaign by the Ogilvy Johannesburg and KFC...

8 Jul 2011

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