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Account moves: Premier FMCG appoints Connect

The recent acquisition of Premier FMCG puts Connect’s clients’ media investment under management in excess of R450m per annum. “Landing Premier FMCG, which includes household brands such as Blue Ribbon, Lil- lets, Snowflake, Iwisa and Super C, strengthens our foot hold in the FMCG media space,” says Martin MacGregor, MD of Connect, an independent media […]

Shelf Life: Bringing taste in-house

Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick of recent product, packaging, design and food launches: Weylandts launches Tastemakers, Brandhouse mixes it up, Source Africa opens in Cape Town, and StreetSmart hits the R10m mark.

Luca Gallarelli: ‘Ogilvy Cape Town has a lot of work to do’

by Herman Manson (@marklives) Luca Gallarelli — who took over as MD of Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town in November 2013, following the departure of Gavin Levinsohn for Australia — believes there remains significant areas for growth and expansion at the agency, which employs 300 people and generates between R100–R120 million in annual revenue.

Jupiter Cape Town goes for new cool with global, digital work

by Herman Manson (@marklives) The Jupiter Drawing Room (Cape Town) has come off ‘two horrendous’ years, admits agency head Kevan Aspoas. During that time, the agency lost two major accounts, namely Woolworths and Sanlam. “It knocked our psyche,” admits Aspoas. But he believes the agency is getting its mojo back.