Industry Updates: News

FMCG Giant Excels At New Generation Awards | 24 Oct 2014

The New Generation Social and Digital Media Awards were held on the 21st of October 2014 at the Sandton Convention Centre. At the ceremony 67 awards were given in 32 categories. Unilever South Africa was bestowed with 23 awards, and received the Overall Social and Digital Winner Award. more

[Campaign] Telkom’s Home of Wow brings consumers a unique technology perspective | 24 Oct 2014

Telkom is offering consumers a unique perspective on technology this summer, with the Home of Wow experiential campaign at major shopping centres in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. more

When pretty isn’t enough | 24 Oct 2014

Customers have changed. They are empowered and informed. They have a better understanding of available products and services. In the age of information overload, breaking through the clutter takes skill and perception. more

Online businesses need to heed POPI | 24 Oct 2014

The promulgation of the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act into law will result in severe penalties if an online business does not adequately secure the personal details of its customers stored online. more

With Black People, the more things change, the more they stay the same | 24 Oct 2014

Approaching the African market like a western one and not taking time to understand it, is what has kept most brands from successfully making it in certain categories. more

New Webscore Project to improve Exam Marking efficiencies in Namibian Education Sector | 24 Oct 2014

CSX Customer Services Pty Limited – a group company of JSE listed Metrofile Holdings Limited, today announced the launch of a new WebScore Project in Namibia. Inaugurated by the Namibian Minister of Education, Dr David Namwandi, more

The Launching Platform for E-Entrepreneurs | 24 Oct 2014

With its marketplace model, low barriers to entry and large built-in audience, South Africa’s is attracting upwards of two hundred new sellers every month. Almost half of them come form the economic hub of the country, Gauteng, followed by Cape Town and Durban. more

ArcelorMittal Rising Star Summit provided insight into the Future of Business | 24 Oct 2014

The ArcelorMittal Rising Star Summit, which took place at the Wanderers Club (Ilovo) this week, provided insight into the future of business and what issues need to be addressed. more

Vicinity Media technology revolutionises research methods | 24 Oct 2014

Local premium mobile advertising network Vicinity Media has announced a partnership with a leading global research house to flight a test mobile research campaign investigating the social grants sector in the Eastern Cape, Western Cape and KZN. more

Protect your bottom line and your reputation | 24 Oct 2014

In today’s highly regulated financial services industry, compliance with privacy and security regulations is crucial to risk avoidance. Monitoring customers’ transactions continuously, and using their historical data to paint a complete picture of activity, is one way to do this. more