Protea rebrands with Marriott, OLX riding on dreams and Kaleidoscope launches Blindiana Blend — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
1st For Women gives men a break, Bliss Brands adds Vipec and Chivas Regal rewards bartenders — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
Publicis perfects Singita branding, SkinMiles rewards skincare and elite range for Ball home-preserving products — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
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.
Construction concept coup for Inhouse, Consol keeps active with new range and Martell Cognac comes to SA — Cheryl Hunter’s weekly pick!
by Herman Manson. Publicis Africa Group has grown from 200 people in 2010 to 3000, and now spans 35 countries and 51 agencies — an investment of billions of rand.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) The merger between Publicis and Machine is paying dividends for the new combined agency. Shortly after winning the BTL communications account for the Barclays Africa Corporate and Investment Banking business it has announced that it has been appointed as the new agency for PSG.
by Oresti Patricios (@orestaki) From Nkandla to load-shedding, from chaos in parliament to ISIS, the bad news seems to be coming at us hard and fast. Thankfully, there’s a flame-grilled chicken brand with a good sense of humour that’s campaigning hard to get us to laugh.
by Herman Manson (@marklives) Our annual poll of South Africa’s top agency executives has already revealed which agencies, agency leaders and creatives are most admired by regional peers. Today, we reveal the results of our national poll, which dispensed with regional boundaries and asked execs to nominate their choice of their most-admired peers, irrespective of where in the country they are based.
by Herman Manson. Every year, MarkLives polls South Africa’s top agency leaders to find out what they think of their competitors, whom they see as effective managers and great creatives, and where they believe their future competition is likely to come from. Today, we publish the results of our regional Cape Town poll.