by Carey Finn. Former ECD Gareth McPherson has taken on a dual role — and he has big plans.
Publicis Machine is the new strategic and creative agency of Graham Beck Enterprises. This South African méthode cap classique (MCC) producer makes Graham Beck and Gorgeous MCC brands, as well as the Steenberg wine and MCC ;brands. Graham Beck’s global focus was the motivation behind partnering with Publicis Machine and its international affiliates, according to the agency. […]
by Carey Finn. The ad agency has restructured itself through an initiative called The Machinery, with a view to embedding brands more deeply into pop culture.
by Oresti Patricios. Publicis Machine gets inventive and throws conventional advertising out the window for Stones.
by Oresti Patricios. A campaign to encourage people to to vote is flighting now, and is possibly one of the most important South Africans will watch in 2016.
The IAB SA has announced the judges panel for the 2016 Bookmarks Awards. John Dixon, CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi Brandstock, in his role as the jury president, will oversee all judging assisted by three jury chairs in the publishers, marketers and builders divisions – including Deirdre Ingpen, head of commercial at 24.com; and Kerry […]
by Herman Manson (@marklives) Publicis Groupe has acquired independent agency Machine and is merging it with Publicis Worldwide South Africa to establish Publicis Machine. Publicis Groupe is currently reinvigorating its South African and African business through a number of acquisitions.
by Louise Marsland. Durex makes a social statement; trusty old Weet-Bix undergoes a youthful makeover; Nike launches a designer collection; and an international design competition for designers with baggage.