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Marketing & Media
What is the future of Facebook?

Founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook is the oldest surviving social media platform today...

By Kyle Oosthuizen 8 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Winning the war for inbox attention: Simple strategies to land your Black Friday emails

Instead of blending in, Black Friday emails must ensure that your emails 'pop out' in inboxes and get your business noticed...

Issued by Everlytic 10 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Scan Display focuses on shopfitting and brand activations

Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in South Africa in March 2020, and the subsequent banning of exhibitions and events, Scan Display has shifted its focus to shopfitting, retail displays, brand activations and large format printing...

Issued by Scan Display 12 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
In the as-a-Service economy, subscription without service just won't fly

If we think about the past year in business, the subscription and as-a-Service (aaS) economy has to be at the top of the trend lists...

By Daniel Teixeira 13 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Conversation Lab adds TT Club to its client base

Independent digital agency Conversation Lab has made further inroads into the London insurance market, adding transport and logistics insurer, TT Club, to its new client base.

12 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
SingularityU SA encourages optimism in future-focused summit

SingularityU South Africa Summit in October set to host over 200 world-leading local and international speakers...

Issued by Mann Made 12 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
The waning influence of influencers as we know them

The global lockdown in response to the coronavirus gave the marketing community cause to reevaluate their positions...

By Garreth van Vuuren 15 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
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 6 hours ago;

More African cities to emerge as leading startup and investment hubs

Ian Lessem, managing partner at HAVAÍC, believes several other African cities are quickly emerging as leading startup and investment hubs to watch...

15 hours ago;

Logistics & Transport
The Covid-19 pandemic has revealed that global supply chains are a huge house of cards

Notable events - including the Covid-19 pandemic - have revealed the weaknesses in global supply chains. Companies need to ensure the resiliency of the manufacturing and distribution systems...

By Glenn McGillivray 17 hours ago;

Logistics & Transport
Transnet declares force majeure at container terminals

Transnet has declared force majeure at major container terminals in the country after a cyberattack last week disrupted operations, a notice seen by Reuters showed on Tuesday...

By Tanisha Heiberg and Zandi Shabalala and Helen Reid 12 hours ago;

SiD Secure EFT doubles its merchant signups and goes live with faster, slicker platform

DPO South Africa's SiD Secure EFT has released its new platform sporting a slick new user interface and performing up to 82% faster than previous iterations...

Issued by DPO South Africa 15 hours ago;

Greenwashing: What is bioplastic, compostable and biodegradable packaging anyway?

Terms such as biodegradability, compostable packaging, renewable content and bioplastics are the talk of the town, but what does this really mean?...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 15 hours ago;

Gauteng suppliers warned against price gouging

The Gauteng Department of Economic Development has warned suppliers not to inflate the prices of essential items...

13 hours ago;

Fintech leader's predictions of SA's payments landscape

The silver lining of the Covid pandemic for many businesses has been the acceleration of online shopping in South Africa...

By Paul Behrmann, Issued by Payflex 7 hours ago;

"Let's all help address our country's inequalities" - Mrs SA contestant

All South Africans should consider identifying and supporting organisations helping redress SA's glaring socio-economic inequalities, says social activist and Mrs SA semi-finalist Chane Todd...

Issued by Leap Communications 11 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
#OrchidsandOnions: Playing golden oldies

Heineken: Fun Ad encourages those in their 60s to get the jab; The Changeables campaign makes one wonder where FNB might be heading...

By Brendan Seery 9 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
#Exclusive: Merica Monamodi shares excitement for IAB Bookmarks

We spoke with Merica Monamodi, the social media liaison for the IAB Bookmarks taking place on Thursday, 29 July...

By Emily Stander 9 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Warc Awards for Media 2021 juries announced

Warc has shared the details of the Awards for Media jury and categories...

11 hours ago;

Marketing & Media
Wavemaker's business unit director shares her top tips on working with global brands

Wavemaker's business unit director, Cheryl Dube, shares five critical lessons she's learnt along the way...

Issued by Wavemaker 16 hours ago;

PayQin closes seed round with plans to expand in Africa

PayQin has announced a new €300,000 seed investment round that takes the company's funding up to $1m...

14 hours ago;

Pineapple closes Series A round at R80m

Pineapple has closed their Series A round at R80m in total. Notable investors on the ticket are Lireas Holdings, the Asisa ESD Fund, E4E, Vunani Capital and the Old Mutual Enterprise & Supplier Development Fund....

14 hours ago;

New names for next-gen electric Volvos

Electric Volvos of the future will be named differently than their outgoing combustion-engined stablemates...

By Gero Lilleike 9 hours ago;

Prosus faces investor criticism over R2bn fee for Naspers share swap

Technology investor Prosus will pay up to R2bn in transaction fees when it buys a block of parent company Naspers' shares...

12 hours ago;

Tourism & Travel
IHS fund offers Durban youth up to 50% scholarships for August intake

All students who enrol at the Durban campus for the July 2021 intake before Tuesday, 10 August who have been victims of Kwazulu-Natal's social upheaval, will be eligible for a scholarship of up to 50% of their fees towards their year of study...

16 hours ago;

New learning platform to assist young Africans to reach their full potential

Full Potential has officially launched its online learning platform, which aims to develop one million young African leaders by 2025...

8 hours ago;

Redefine lists R1bn sustainability-linked bond

Redefine Properties has listed a R1bn issuance on the JSE for its first sustainability-linked bond...

12 hours ago;

Company, director sentenced for R5.7m Sars fraud

A company and its director pleaded guilty in the Bloemfontein Regional Court of PAYE fraud for claiming a false PAYE credit of the R5.7 million...

7 hours ago;

HR & Management
6 tips to get the office ready for your staff's return

Nearly 18 months after we left the office, businesses should not simply try to pick up where they left off and hope people return to the workplace environment as it was before...

By Linda Trim 10 hours ago;

Construction & Engineering
IZA proposes new zinc refinery in SA to meet local demand

According to Simon Norton fromt the Africa Desk of the International Zinc Association, South Africa needs a zinc refinery to assist with the vast quantities of galvanised steel...

13 hours ago;

Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 open for entry

Entries close on Tuesday, 17 August 2021, with late entries being accepted until Friday, 20 August 2021...

10 hours ago;

More Nigerian banks are using chatbots to serve customers, but with mixed results

Chatbots are becoming an integral part of service provision around the world. Chatbots are computer programs designed to simulate a conversation...

By Emmanuel Mogaji 9 hours ago;

The real impact of the unrest on SA's economy

As calm steadily returns after the recent social unrest, analysts are hard at work tallying the cost of the looting and disruption to economic activity...

By Carmen Nel 14 hours ago;

CSI & Sustainability
Rhino and elephant poaching declines in Namibia

Rhino and elephant poaching has declined significantly this year in Namibia, government data showed on Monday, 26 July...

By Nyasha Nyaungwa 14 hours ago;

CSI & Sustainability
#BizTrends2021: Time for NPOs to show their real impact

Traditionally, non-profit organisations have measured their performance in terms of how many rands they raised, how many they spent, and how many people they helped along the way...

By Keri-Leigh Paschal 9 hours ago;

Energy & Mining
Implats Zimbabwe unit plans 185MW solar power plants

Impala Platinum Holdings Zimbabwe unit Zimplats plans to build two solar power plants with generation capacity of 185MW to power its operations...

15 hours ago;

30,000 liquor outlets audited in Responsible Trading Programme

The Responsible Trading Programme is an initiative designed to address the issue of harmful alcohol consumption and help mitigate Covid-19 transmission...

13 hours ago;

For SA's middle class, Covid is not the worst stressor

Brandmapp director of storytelling Brandon de Kock will share insights from BrandMapp 2021, answering questions about your consumers, on Thursday, 29 July 2021...

Issued by BrandMapp 13 hours ago;

SoundInsights surveys local shopper behaviour

SoundInsights polled East Coast Radio and Jacaranda FM's audiences to gauge consumer behaviour in 2021...

9 hours ago;

Retail launches to service B2C and B2B customers

The digital liquor platform caters to the need for an e-commerce portal that can service both direct-to-customer and high-volume business-to-business requirements...

7 hours ago;

This is no time to neglect hepatitis - 70-million Africans are infected

In 2016, the WHO set an ambitious target to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030...

By Pauline Bakibinga 9 hours ago;

What to expect at the 2021 Hybrid CT International Kite Fest

Cape Mental Health will host the 2021 Hybrid Cape Town International Kite Festival from 2 to 31 October. This year's interactive event combines real-life open-air kite-flying with online kite-making workshops, competitions and videos...

15 hours ago;

Swimmer Tatjana Schoenmaker and surfer Bianca Buitendag both win silver at Tokyo Olympics

Tatjana Schoenmaker won silver for the women's 100m breaststroke while Bianca Buitendag also won a silver medal in the women's surfing at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics...

13 hours ago;

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