Industry Updates: November 2016

Masterclass Notes: agencyScope 2016 SA — what marketers want | 30 Nov 2016

The research was conducted by SCOPEN in partnership with IAS in SA and then compared with 11 other countries in which SCOPEN operates. more

Eseye Achieves AWS IoT Competency Status | 30 Nov 2016

Eseye, a leading global cellular internet connectivity provider for IoT devices, announced today that it is among the first to achieve Amazon Web Services (AWS) IoT Competency status. more

DSSA Pretoria student wins top packaging redesign award | 30 Nov 2016

The Gold Pack Awards are issued by the Institute of Packaging South Africa (IPSA) and is the showcase for the South African packaging industry. Since its inception in 1973, the Awards have grown into an event of considerable importance and prestige. more

Tourist Accommodation Sees Slight Growth | 30 Nov 2016

Statistics South Africa’s recently released figures for Tourist Accommodation in September 2016, reveal that the total income for the local tourist accommodation industry increased by 7,1% during the period under review, compared with that of the previous year. more

PRC announces Nielsen as research partner | 30 Nov 2016

After a rigorous six month tender process, facilitated by external consulting group Yardstick, the Publisher Research Council (PRC) has confirmed the appointment of Nielsen to conduct the PAMS reading currency in 2017. more

How many people sit around your boardroom table? | 30 Nov 2016

As marketing budgets decrease and agencies have to report into procurement officers, fighting harder to justify every Rand spent in media and production, more and more people are gathering around our clients’ boardroom tables for status each week. more

3D Cape wins 'Exhibitor of the Year' for Philip Morris | 30 Nov 2016

3D Cape, one of the Mother City’s leading turnkey exhibitions and experiential solutions providers, recently delivered an Exhibitor of the Year stand for Philip Morris International. more

Xperien raises awareness for children in road safety | 30 Nov 2016

Team Xperien Cycling joined more than 30 000 cyclists in the 20th edition of Joburg's biggest cycling event, the Telkom 947 Cycle Challenge, to raise awareness for children in road safety. more

Barclays, Techstars open global applications to fintech entrepreneurs | 30 Nov 2016

Applications have opened for the Barclays Accelerator programme, powered by Techstars, an initiative aimed at uncovering the next M-Pesa or Paypal by working with exceptional fintech entrepreneurs innovating Africa's financial services industry. more

Investment Roundtable Digital Broadcast to Accelerate UDZ | 30 Nov 2016

The City of Joburg continues to demonstrate its commitment to stimulate private sector-led economic growth in order to revitalize Joburg’s Inner City and create high value jobs. more