by Herman Manson. FoxP2 has officially opened its new Johannesburg agency head-quartered in the Design Quarter in Fourways.
This ad opens on two “slackers” in a car outside a Chicken Licken, they have just bought meals. On opening the burger box one of the guys discovers that his burger is singing “Love me Tender”. The other guy then exclaims that they are going to be rich and the ad cuts to a montage …
by Marklives. Keith Rose was the director behind some of SA’s most-iconic TV advertising. We will be publishing tributes and industry reaction throughout the day.
by Johanna McDowell. On Day 1 of the AdForum Worldwide Summit NYC 2015, we’ll be visiting with eight agencies — this has to be a record!
by Tom Fels (@thomasfels) Radical movements in three aspects of our industry are redefining the landscape, setting the scene for the next era in adland in South Africa.
by Uno de Waal (@Unodewaal) This week in Design Annotator: Kope | Figgings, Toy Kingdom ‘It’s Great To Be A Kid’ Print, Ross Garrett, Prudential TVC by Lowe Cape Town, Gerhard van Wyk, latest art gallery openings, Wessa Annual Review/Solar Lamp, WDC 2014 Postage Stamps by Si Maclennan, Friend Within’s ‘The Renegade’ music video, and Kit-Kat ‘Internet’ & ‘Gravity’ TVCs.
by Herman Manson. Mike Abel could have been your dentist. So how did he land up in adland with his name up next to those of the legendary Maurice and Charles Saatchi?