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Launched in the heart of Johannesburg in 1971. AdCheck provides a comprehensive advertising monitoring and analysis service to the Media & Advertising agencies, as well as Brand Owners. Assisting clients to enhance their own marketing & advertising strategies.
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Adcheck: 50 and flourishing
Advertising monitoring and insights business, Adcheck, celebrates its 50th birthday this year. Considered one of the country's leading advertising monitoring services, in 2020 the company detected more than 38 billion impressions on digital display and video advertising, across Facebook, YouTube and more than 500 IAB publishers. 18 Feb 2021 Read more

Adcheck adds Mix Telematics to its growing client base
Mix Telematics is the latest company to sign up for competitive advertising tracking from Adcheck, one of South Africa's premier advertising monitoring service providers, a partner of BMi Research, market research specialist. The agency will handle all competitor advertising tracking for the company - including its brands Matrix and Beam-e - for the next year. 10 Jul 2013 Read more

Adcheck gets a brand makeover
Independent advertising monitor, Adcheck, has rebranded itself with a fresh new contemporary logo that reflects its position as SA's premier boutique provider of advertising and media information. 19 Mar 2013 Read more

Keeping an eye on competitors
Continuous competitor tracking has become vital in an environment where marketers have little time to check the advertisements of competitors says Angela Adamson, sales director at Adcheck. "Therefore the analysis of competitor advertising also needs to be user friendly and allow the client to assess and review what competitors are doing. This is precisely what Adcheck provides: an overview that is structured to avoid information overload." 21 Nov 2012 Read more

Fabulous forties for Adcheck
Erling Haslem founded Adcheck in 1971 in Brixton's then-famous Caroline Street under the name to provide a vouching service for all print media bookings and tear sheets for the media departments of ad agencies. Today, Advertising Checking Services is considered one of South Africa's premier advertising monitoring services, as it celebrates its 40th anniversary. 10 Nov 2011 Read more

It's rare to see the words 'future' and 'print' in the same sentence when considering advertising's prospects. But despite the rise of digital ad channels and the forecasted decline in print ad spend, there's still a vital place for print and it shouldn't be written off just yet. 8 Nov 2011 Read more

Global ad check portal launches for SA market
South African firm Adcheck and Canadian firm adfinitum have launched a new global advertising monitoring portal for the SA market. Global Ads - which allows for the monitoring of over 480 000 brands through over 11 million radio, Internet, outdoor print and film ads from over 50 countries - is currently free to search during an introductory period. 22 Sep 2011 Read more