Industry Updates: News

GSMA Announces 2014 Mobile 360 Series Events | 17 Apr 2014

GSMA to Host Executive Conferences in Six Locations Globally: Mobile 360 Events Explore Regional Mobile Industry Trends and Issues and Mobile 360 Series. more

Omni-channel retail – from product to customer focused | 17 Apr 2014

In the early 2000’s, online retail threatened the “bricks & mortar” stores with extinction. The talk was of being “Amazoned,” meaning would add your product line to its ever-expanding inventory and render you redundant. more

Handle your digital data with care and respect | 17 Apr 2014

South African publishers and brands that want to experience the best returns from their investments in digital advertising and marketing must be responsible and ethical in the ways that they use the wealth of consumer data they harvest. more

Dubai chosen for the first time as one of the 'Best 25 Places to Go in the World' | 17 Apr 2014

- in TripAdvisor’s Traveller Choice Awards 2014
Dubai has been named as one of the top 25 places go worldwide in the Traveller Choice Awards 2014 by TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. more

Global figures and Twitter shares hit record high | 17 Apr 2014

The BBC today announced that reached a record 96 million unique users and generated an all-time high of 1.3 billion page views in March 2014. BBC World News welcomed its five millionth Facebook fan and new figures also reveal that the BBC is by far the most-shared news brand on Twitter, more

FCB Dominates Millward Brown Best Liked List For 2014 | 17 Apr 2014

Hot on the heels of contributing to FCB South Africa emerging as the best performing agency group in the Creative Circle’s Ad of the Year 2013, FCB Johannesburg has notched up the most ads on Millward Brown’s Best Liked Ads 2013 list. more

IAEE Launches CultureCreation Facilitated by Great Place to Work | 16 Apr 2014

In conjunction with its Midwestern Chapter, the International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ (IAEE) is launching CultureCreation – its newest education offering to be held 5 June 2014 in Chicago, Ill. more

VIDEO: A glimpse into the Small Business Growth Conference | 16 Apr 2014

The Small Business Growth Conference is set on reviving the value of building sustainable South African business communities where knowledge is shared and space for synergy is created. more

The marketer’s guide to compliance with POPI | 16 Apr 2014

The basis of the Bill of Rights is that all human rights should be enforced, up until the point where they begin to infringe on someone else’s rights. As a country fuelled on democracy and equal rights, the Constitution is very clear when it comes to the protection of rights. The right to privacy is one of these rights and is regarded as being of utmost importance. more

Are you using all your Data to fuel meaningful Customer Interactions? | 16 Apr 2014

For marketers, there is no greater knowledge than understanding your customers. Understanding their preferences, browsing habits, and purchase history – across both online and offline channels – means you're equipped to offer the most relevant and meaningful customer experience. more