by Carey Finn. Speaking in his personal capacity, Jeremy Sampson weighs in on some of the biggest surprises and challenges for brands in South Africa, and globally, over 2019/2020.
Roy Bagattini has been appointed as the new Woolworths group CEO and an executive director, effective 17 February 2020. Ian Moir will step down as GCEO and executive director with effect from 16 February but will continue in his role as acting CEO of David Jones. Bagattini, a South African, joins Woolworths from the Levi […]
by Herman Manson. Ten years ago today, MarkLives debuted on the South African web — the continuation of more than a decade’s worth of work in the marketing and advertising trade news world.
I-Drop Water in Chivas Venture, Gaia gets Inhouse overhaul, and Woolworths’ decade of doing good — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
At the end of last year, the bad news just kept coming for The Jupiter Drawing Room (Cape Town). At the start of December 2011, the agency was informed that a two-month termination clause had kicked in on its biggest account – that of Woolworths – which it had held for five years.
by MarkLives. Here’s the final batch of Loeries 2019 finalists announced during Creative Week Durban, 19–25 August 2019.
Shane de Lange interviews designer extraordinaire, Paul Sahre, in this new monthly column.
by Oresti Patricios. Ogilvy Joburg brings storytelling alive in a KFC campaign that uses tech to revisit and refresh traditions of yesteryear.
by Tom Fels. What’s the difference between creative genius and a simple copycat?
by MarkLives. Loeries 2016 finalists: Digital & Interactive Comm [updated again on Wed morning]; Shared Value; and Student [updated on Wed morning].