Industry Updates: News

Lessons in localisation: how a global quick service restaurant does it right | 24 Apr 2015

Not too long ago, US pizza chain Domino’s Pizza established a South African presence. To date, there are eleven stores spread across Cape Town, Gauteng and Durban, with plans to open even more in future. more

Judging kicks off for Cinemark Young Lions | 24 Apr 2015

The entries for this year’s thrilling 2015 Cinemark Young Lions competition are in and the judges have begun the privileged task of selecting the winners, who will travel to Cannes to represent South Africa at the international Cannes Young Lions Film Competition. more

[Campaign] Citizen of The Republic of Extra Cold | 24 Apr 2015

Castle Lite once again brings a unique experience to its consumers, with a call to be extraordinary and apply for Citizenship to its very own country, The Republic of Extra Cold. more

Sisters are doing it for Themselves | 24 Apr 2015

According to the South African Women Entrepreneurs’ Network, approximately 70% of informal businesses in South Africa are owned or controlled by women. Good news, right? Well, not if you consider that just 8% of SMEs in South Africa are owned by women according to the 2014 SME Survey. more

Newly launched TBWA\Digital Arts Network | 24 Apr 2015

To proactively stay in tune with the diverse digital demands of South African and African-based clients and consumers, TBWA\ launches its Digital Arts Network (DAN) in Africa. more

Update on Tender Process for New Media and Marketing Establishment Survey | 24 Apr 2015

The companies, who indicated an interest in tendering, were briefed on the 30th of March 2015 and will be required to make RFI submissions by 4 May 2015. Companies that are shortlisted to progress to the RFP stage will be announced on the 18th of May 2015. more

Aegis receives Service Provider of the Year Award 2015 | 24 Apr 2015

Aegis Limited, a global outsourcing and technology services company, today announced that it has been recognized as the 2015 Malaysia BPO Service Provider of the Year by global consulting firm Frost & Sullivan. more

How to Spell G-O-L-D in Public Relations | 24 Apr 2015

At the 2015 PRISM Awards for PR Excellence, marcusbrewster’s campaign for Robertsons #SkyDine was awarded the Gold in the category: Practices – Best use of an event to build/change reputation. more

3D Group Denies Move Into Organiser Arena | 24 Apr 2015

The 3D Group, one of Africa’s longest-standing and largest turnkey suppliers to the exhibitions industry, has strongly denied rumours that it has extended its business to include exhibitions organisation. more

How integrated payments can help South African SMEs | 24 Apr 2015

Managing bulk payments to a diverse range of suppliers, employees, statutory bodies and creditors is an inflexible, manual exercise for many SMEs. more