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Advertising and Marketing

Ad for pest repellent 'impossible'

Feb 14 2011 20:44

The Advertising Standards Authority has probed claims by a prominent company that its pest repellent device creates a massive "force field".

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    Advertising 'out of touch' with reality

    Oct 28 2010 11:29

    A returned emigrant reflects on the condition of advertising, and finds it wanting.

    Advertising and Marketing

    PigSpotter a 'cyber Robin Hood'

    Oct 13 2010 11:55

    The man who tipped off motorists about the location of speed traps has won R600 000 worth of fame in media advertising terms.

    Advertising and Marketing

    Don't kill the goose

    Oct 11 2010 18:04

    Though new media is where the growth is, a new survey finds that traditional media and traditional advertising have the most influence.

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    PwC loses its static look

    Oct 05 2010 16:28

    Accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers has unveiled a new-look logo it hopes will give it a fresher, more dynamic image.

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    Grid on track

    Oct 03 2010 08:22

    Design and branding shop Grid heads the points table after the first night of the Loeries, but it won’t win much more.

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    Turn your car into a billboard

    Sep 17 2010 16:00

    An innovative scheme from Primedia Unlimited offers prospects of useful earnings from allowing your car to be branded.

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    Coke goes gangbusters in SA

    Aug 24 2010 18:47

    Coca-Cola's 2010 World Cup campaign was its biggest ever, run jointly by local and international marketing staff.

    Advertising and Marketing

    Why ad awards are good

    Jul 26 2010 16:27

    Argentina's Pablo del Campo, who is judging the Loerie Awards* next month, spells out his view of advertising creativity.

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    New daily newspaper enters fray

    Jul 23 2010 17:20

    The New Age, a daily broadsheet backed by the Gupta family and the Times of India, is to launch at a time when many see newspapers as victims of online growth.

    Advertising and Marketing

    A Zimbabwean survivor's manual

    Jul 13 2010 13:36

    An adman describes how he kept his agency going through harrowing times in that strife-torn nation.


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    Short-term thinking

    Jul 08 2010 18:32

    New insurer iWYZE simplifies jargon in a bid to get a foothold in a saturated market.

    Advertising and Marketing

    Hangover cure

    Jul 04 2010 10:47

    How do we deal with post-cup depression? Ad agency Draftfcb has a plan.

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