Industry Updates: News

Brand South Africa to host inaugural Nation Brand Forum | 28 Jul 2016

Brand South Africa will on Wednesday 24 August 2016 host the inaugural Nation Brand Forum to reflect on how to strengthen collective efforts to position the South African nation brand as a globally competitive destination. more

CEM Summit Leads the Way for the African Customer Experience Industry | 28 Jul 2016

Since inception, the first of its kind Customer Experience Management Summit has more than doubled in size and is now the largest CEM conference in Africa. The event is taking place at the new Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town on the 17th and 18th August 2016. more

'African Start-Up': Orchard Baby Foods, South Africa | 28 Jul 2016

This week, ĎAfrican Start-Upí profiles Orchard Baby Foods, a South African company begun six years ago by founder Nicki Davies began six years ago by cooking for other mothers. more

Sun International / Romero Awards 2016 | 28 Jul 2016

Sun International has proved yet again that itís casino marketing efforts can rival the best campaigns in the world. more

Primedia Outdoor’s AdLites point the way to stronger brand presence | 28 Jul 2016

While Primedia Outdoor is a big believer in billboards, small is beautiful too: AdLites, (also known as directional or street name signage), serve multiple purposes and can produce large scale results. more

Defending the organisation against spear-phishing | 28 Jul 2016

One of the main worries for companies last year was the rise in the use of socially engineered phishing, which caused many organisations to lose thousands of rands, and immeasurable customer confidence. more

Midrand Graduate Institute becomes Pearson Institute of Higher Education | 28 Jul 2016

Pearson South Africa will today reveal the renamed and rebranded Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI) to students, parents, employees and business. MGI will now be known as the Pearson Institute of Higher Education (PI). more

Join the South African Mint at the 2016 Durban Coin Show | 28 Jul 2016

The general public and collectors of coins, antiques and jewellery are invited to join the South African Mint at IBV Entrance 5, Gateway Mall on Sunday, 31 July from 09:00 - 17:00 for the annual Durban Coin Show. more

Jack Daniel’s celebrates 150th Anniversary | 28 Jul 2016

South Africa joins global scavenger hunt to give Jack fans a chance to win a trip to the Jack Danielís Distillery in Lynchburg and be a part of Jack Danielís history more

SARS and your Small Business | 27 Jul 2016

Perhaps one of the biggest challenges faced by South African small businesses is understanding and dealing with SARS. The key, regardless of what type of business you are running, is knowledge. more