Results for Procter and Gamble
There's no denying that the 'content is king' model has taken a more retail-related slate of late, in that the customer - particularly the customer experience - is fast becoming a top business priority. Read on for key insight's shared at Kantar's recent 'innovation for growth' workshop...
Leigh Andrews 24 Jun 2019
Exhibitors of Madex 2019, #TheOGMarketingExpo, are currently putting the final touches on their stand plans, and great news for visitors is that many are planning to launch new brands and products exclusively at the show...
Issued by Madex 23 May 2019
Fitting in perfectly with the rise of purpose-led marketing across the globe is Jeanne du Plessis, corporate affairs and citizenship leader at Procter and Gamble (P&G) South Africa. Du Plessis is a passionate believer that business can and should be a force for good in the world...
Leigh Andrews 13 May 2019
UCT will host its biggest ever Epic Job Expo on 8 August 2018, offering students the opportunity to engage with 100 potential employers, get professional help with CVs and be inspired by TED-style talks...
6 Aug 2018
As the world's top winter sports stars showed off their athletic prowess in the snow and ice of PyeongChang last month, the thirteen worldwide Olympic sponsors who have helped fund the global spectacle, outdid each other to capture the attention of a billion-strong television audience...
Dominique Turpin 2 Mar 2018
Trevor Manuel, former government minister and founder of the Mitchell's Plain Bursary and Role Model Trust, will join an extensive line-up of over 80 sustainability expert speakers at the Sustainable Brands Conference...
Issued by The Change Agent Collective 10 May 2016
Africa's first Sustainable Brands conference will be held at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town from 14-17 May 2016...
9 May 2016
Cape Town will be hosting world-class brand and sustainability leaders from 14-17 May at Century City Conference City...
Issued by The Change Agent Collective 3 Mar 2016
Sustainable Brands Cape Town has announced its speaker lineup for SB'16 Cape Town. The over 100 speakers will lead discussions into how to innovate brands for sustainability....
29 Feb 2016
Global Career Company, in association with Towers Watson, has conducted the first employee-driven survey ranking the 100 best companies to work for in Africa...
26 Jan 2016
Ford Motor Company will chart new territory as it seeks to create adhesive innovations inspired by the gecko...
21 Oct 2015
Every day, millions of people around the world wash their skin and brush their teeth with products containing tiny pieces of plastic...
Chelsea Rochman and Sara Kross 8 Jun 2015
Fifteen years ago, a small activation company called Zinto was established by ex-educator, Michelle Combrinck. Its vision was straightforward: to change the way consumers interact with brands...
Issued by Zinto Activation Group 30 Apr 2015
Always has launched the #LikeAGirl campaign to change the negative perception of the phrase and make #LikeAGirl a declaration that means downright amazing...
19 Aug 2014
The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA), the leading global trade association for the mobile industry, today announced that Daniel Bonner, Global Chief Creative Officer of Razorfish will serve as the jury...
Issued by Mobile Marketing Association 11 Jul 2014
There is a unique relationship between the retail industry and the digital world. Retail has more potential than almost any other industry to create serendipitous experiences for consumers; mainly because retailers tend to control the entire supply chain, from manufacture to customer purchase. In years gone by, retailers worked with a relatively linear purchase funnel, perfecting the art of nudging consumers through the purchasing process over the years
Issued by DigitLab 4 Jul 2014
I believe that it is time that people in the media business start looking into social media from a more sceptical point of view.
Gordon Barker 5 Feb 2014
The new Ariel washing powder TV advert starring Noeleen Maholwane-Sangqu has been bugging me...
Bonnie Ramaila 14 Aug 2013
South Africa faces significant structural challenges that can't be fixed by spending money on advertising the brand. It could well be time to reassess Brand South Africa's raison d'être and its relationship with the state.
Oresti Patricios, Issued by Ornico 31 May 2013
Zando's Managing Director and Co-Founder, Peter Allerstorfer, will discuss what is needed to capitalise on the e-commerce explosion and how to deploy new concepts to reinvent the shopping experience, at Retail World Africa 2013 at the Sandton Convention Centre on 11-12 March.
Issued by Terrapinn 29 Jan 2013
Following the success of the 2012 event, Africa's payments, banking and retail show is ready to go again! Four seminars covering retail innovation, banking innovation and new payment solutions and data security will allow the visitor to come away with great content and ideas for their business.
Issued by Terrapinn 28 Jan 2013
Retail World Africa 2013 brings together innovative game changers that have managed to build successful brands and secure their position at the forefront of the industry. Join us as Stand Vecera, Vice President for South and East Africa at Proctor & Gamble, shares his knowledge and experience of branding in emerging markets.
Issued by Terrapinn Limited 25 Jan 2013
NEW YORK - Procter and Gamble, the consumer products company, says its fiscal first quarter profits fell 6.7% as a result of slumping sales and foreign exchange shifts.
31 Oct 2012
Integrated marketing and communications company, The Riverbed Agency (TRA), has been awarded two global PR accounts over the past month. The PR retainers are with the global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, Accenture, and leading provider of consumer products, Procter and Gamble (P&G).
Issued by Riverbed 9 Nov 2011
In a bid to raise awareness of the global water crisis, Procter and Gamble (P&G) employees embarked on a six kilometre charitable walk on 21 October 2011 at the Johannesburg Zoo. The walk, themed "Carry each other 6K walk for water", is symbolic of the average distance women in developing countries walk to gather water for their families each day.
28 Oct 2011
There is still room for consolidation in the brewing industry as a number of brewers controlled by trusts and foundations could be snapped up by the major brewers including SABMiller, chief financial officer Malcolm Wyman said yesterday, 12 May 2011.
13 May 2011
Media agency, Carat has been appointed the Coca-Cola account in Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Kenya and Uganda. In the first four of these countries Carat Africa will be responsible for the Coca-Cola, Fanta and Sprite brands, while in Kenya and Uganda it will be responsible for Novida, a non-alcoholic malt-based drink.
25 Feb 2011
NEW YORK, US/LONDON, UK/SINGAPORE/SAO PAULO, BRAZIL: The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) (www.mmaglobal.com) has announced the initial speaker line up of global brands for its upcoming Mobile Marketing Association Forum EMEA in London 5-6 October 2010.
20 Aug 2010
Parents have been issued with a warning about the popular cough and cold treatment Vicks VapoRub. A US doctor says the product should not be used on children under 2 years of age.
15 Jan 2009
NEW YORK, LONDON, UK, SINGAPORE & SAO PAULO: The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) confirmed yesterday, Thursday, 18 September 2008, that topic highlights for its Mobile Marketing Forum (MMF) in October will include cross media integration, social community campaigns, leveraging mobile for brand awareness, loyalty and direct response, mobile analytics and integration, business models, the mobile internet, mobile usage, and the iPhone's impact on mobile adoption.
19 Sep 2008
Saatchi & Saatchi South Africa has received Lighthouse Agency status within the group's global agency network comprising 153 international offices. This positions Saatchi & Saatchi SA in the same league as only eight other Saatchi & Saatchi units, including London, Dubai, Paris and Frankfurt among others, and will see the local operation play a pivotal leadership role within its European, African and Middle Eastern network.
21 Jul 2008
The Letter Corporation recently teamed up with Procter and Gamble to create awareness for the launch of Always Fresh. The brand image of freshness was conveyed both through print communications and the use of olfactory senses.
1 Aug 2007
After a record number of entries and a strong set of finalists, the elite Loeries judging panel - comprising over 100 industry specialists - has awarded the Loeries, the industry's highest accolade, to 162 deserving winners. At Saturday night's award ceremony in Margate, there were three Grand Prix awarded to Grid, Lowe Bull Cape and Ogilvy SA. Ogilvy was the winner on the night with a total of 15 awards.
30 Jul 2007
What is a brand? To help understand the concept, think of the basic ingredients of a Coke: it's made up of water, lots of sugar, flavouring and carbon dioxide, which collectively cost under 30c to produce. Combined in a secret formula, a tin of 330ml sells for anything from R3 to R10, depending on where you buy it. That's branding!
27 Jul 2007
MarketingProfs discusses how to get more results from your direct marketing by improving your copywriting. This is a quick must-read for everybody in the marketing industry.
8 Nov 2001
A wearied and disillusioned customer of a local bank, observing his bank's enthusiastic endorsement of customer relationship management in their advertising, recently commented that this was somewhat akin to a group of serial rapists trying to organise candlelit dinners for their victims.
Peter Gilbert 1 Jan 1900