Hidetoshi “Hide” Kaneko has recently been appointed as the Managing Director of Panasonic South Africa. As the former Vice President for Panasonic Corporation of North America, located in New Jersey, USA, this appointment draws on his considerable experience in logistics, manufacturing, supply chain, engineering, sales, marketing, after service and retail. It is this breadth and diversity of experience which has given Kaneko the uniquely holistic perspective which distinguishes his ability to grasp issues, develop strategies, and effect end-to-end solutions applied to the South African context.
FCB Joburg has been crowned as South Africa’s Agency of the Year for 2017.
The award, announced earlier this week (November 22), was made by Financial Mail AdFocus, the local industry’s premier marketing award show.
AGENCY SCOPE 2017, the second annual report by Spanish-based independent research company SCOPEN and the Independent Agency Search & Selection Company (IAS), gives agencies first-hand feedback about marketer’s requirements, based on 217 hour-long, in-person interviews with Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) from 193 leading South African companies.
A breath-taking, beautiful destination year-round, Switzerland is particularly special to visit over the festive season. The country goes beyond light displays to make the season bright with festivities ranging from musicals to markets, fireworks, skiing, and sleigh rides; you’re guaranteed to secure yourself an unforgettable experience. Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) transports thousands of people from around the world to a country that celebrates the festive season in a magnificent way.
Beat the heat this summer with Monkey Shoulder
As things heat up this festive season, we unashamedly believe the best way to cool off is with a Monkey Shoulder cocktail fit for the season! Refreshingly light with a spicy kick, the Ginger Brewsky is a must-have over the summer. Your holidays have never looked so tasty!
Movember is so much more than just ‘the only time it’s socially acceptable for men to sport sleazy upper-lip hair’. It’s about raising awareness of men's health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men's suicide. Interestingly enough, SPARK Media’s research has found that South African men are indeed becoming increasingly focused on their health and, more so, their appearance.
The Bridgestone Group, the world's largest manufacturer of tyre and rubber products, has appointed Artifact Advertising as its SA communications partner.
Mint Mobile, South Africa’s leading mobile hardware company has rebranded to Mint Connect.
Clockwork Media has been voted as the Best Performing Agency in South Africa with the country’s highest rate of client satisfaction, according to the Scopen Agency Scope 2017/2018. This achievement is a result of a study which included 232 professionals from the largest companies in South Africa having undergone face-to-face interviews with Scopen researchers, between June and September 2017.
The recent data breach where a wide range of sensitive information was revealed to be available on millions of South African consumers should be a wake-up call to businesses.
The Irish are well known for their dancing, and this month’s cocktail muddles an abundance of Irishness and ginger to create a playful part of your palate. Though they are very different, ginger ale and Tullamore D.E.W. Irish whiskey have much in common. Their colours are similar; each has its own fragrant aroma and uncompromising flavour.
Pack your bags and make your way to the departure lounge because the Shopkins World Vacation is now boarding! Visit fabulous cities and share some high-flying fun with World Class Shopkins, Shoppies characters and their friends.