Hoorah wins Bain’s; DAN launches bursary scheme; Epica discounts for SA agencies; New Gen winners; Africa Brand Summit giveaway winners. Hoorah Digital wins Bain’s account from Distell Hoorah Digital has won the Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky account. The agency will deploy its expertise in “brand strategy development and creative design to deliver a multipronged digital […]
by MarkLives. Grey Africa has appointed Dallas Glover as MD of WPP’s bespoke agency for Distell, Liquid.
by Herman Manson. The former Leo Burnett South Africa CEO/CCO and OwenKessel co-founder is now leading creative at WPP’s bespoke agency for Distell.
by Herman Manson. We list the most-read-about account pitches and new business wins on MarkLives during the course of 2019.
by MarkLives. Publicis Groupe has been appointed to the second tranche of Distell brands.
by Mark Eardley. Flying blind on pricing always has two ugly consequences: sales are lost to fractionally cheaper competitors or deals get done at miniscule margins.
by Cheryl Hunter. Saint-Gobain recognises winning social architecture; Wimpy rolls out music playlists; and Jozi gets a taste of the Nedbank CWG selection.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) No stranger to agency start-ups or pushing against conventional agency boundaries, Gavin Rooke has launched a new ad agency named The New Order.
Louise Marsland (@Louise_Marsland)’s weekly pick of recent product, packaging, design and food launches: Brand Alive gets that loving feeling; Heriz Gallery keeps wolf from the door; Distell up for top global award; and McDonald’s shares its staff.
TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris Johannesburg has been awarded the Klipdrift advertising account by Distell Group following a four-way pitch. The Klipdrift account gain means that the Johannesburg agency in the TBWA\SA stable now handles the advertising of six Distell brands – Klipdrift, J.C. Le Roux, Mainstay, Scottish Leader, Bain’s and Bisquit. As the lead creative and strategic agency […]