Marketing Report


Nedbank and Joe Public encourage South Africans to use time as a currency in new campaign

25-06-2024 | 11:18:31
Nedbank’s latest campaign is centred on a game-changing idea for a financial institution: allowing customers to bank their time, and not just their money. This is based on the insight that time is more valuable than money.

Vodacom South Africa appoints Ogilvy South Africa as its integrated lead partner agency

12-06-2024 | 11:59:00
Vodacom South Africa has announced that Ogilvy South Africa has been appointed as the Integrated lead agency to deliver integrated through-the-line marketing services, with effect 1 August 2024.  

Joe Public launches integrated campaign for Chicken Licken

30-04-2024 | 10:07:08
The Family Full House meal is one of Chicken Licken’s popular sharing meals so, when Joe Public was briefed to create a campaign for the offering and to launch a campaign on Family Day, they did just that.

TransPerfect Media acquires Content Lab to expand studio presence in Africa

25-04-2024 | 11:19:55
TransPerfect, the provider of language and AI solutions for global business, announced it has acquired South Africa-based Content Lab.

MTN selects M and C Saatchi Abel as its global marketing partner

24-04-2024 | 09:22:00
M&C Saatchi Abel was selected following a meticulous process for their expertise in fostering growth and enhancing brand value for multinational corporations.

Joe Public voted South Africa’s best agency to work for by SCOPEN

09-04-2024 | 10:57:00
Further to this, Joe Public also retains the top spot as the Most Creative Agency and the Most Attractive Agency for the second year running in the SCOPEN Agency Scope 2023/24 report.

Baobab Network acquires Reflector Marketing to further strengthen support for African startups

03-04-2024 | 12:11:00
Baobab Network (Baobab), an early-stage investor that backs startups across Africa, has announced the acquisition of Reflector Marketing, a strategy and branding agency headquartered in South Africa.

Solcon Capital partners with IFC to provide growth capital to deep tech companies in South Africa

11-03-2024 | 11:08:00
In a move set to revolutionise the deep tech landscape, IFC and Solcon Capital have announced a pioneering cooperation agreement.

[Incentro Event] Introducing CRM in South Africa

29-02-2024 | 15:11:00
The future of work is here and you’re exclusively invited to lead the way! 

[Free Webinar] Accelerating FX Success: Expansion Strategies for Marketing Agencies in Eastern, Western Africa

19-12-2023 | 14:20:00
This event is tailored for marketing executives and CFOs looking to gain actionable insights into international expansion, building a global clientele and establishing strong online presence.

Fran Luckin joins VML South Africa as Chief Creative Officer

07-12-2023 | 07:18:00
Fran’s appointment is the first South African leadership appointment to be announced, signalling VML’s intent to be a creative powerhouse in South Africa.

Ogilvy and Joe Public big winners of Lories Africa and Middle East 2023

09-10-2023 | 12:33:00
The 45th annual Loerie Awards, The Loeries, wrapped up Creative Week with a flourish, as it awarded the best of the best in Africa and the Middle East region.

South African agency Flume Digital Marketing opens European hub in Amsterdam

26-09-2023 | 14:37:00
South African agency Flume Digital Marketing, with offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town, is expanding to Amsterdam – located on the Weesperstraat.

Incentro expands African footprint with new operations in Johannesburg, South Africa

22-09-2023 | 14:18:00
Incentro, a global leader in Work Transformation, is thrilled to announce the opening of its new office in Johannesburg, South Africa. With a legacy of driving work productivity through innovative solutions.

Joe Public Cape Town launches Uber One campaign

30-08-2023 | 08:20:00
Joe Public Cape Town recently helped launch Uber's latest campaign, Uber One, a brand-new membership programme that brings together the best of Uber and Uber Eats.

[Interview] Ton van de Ven on Inc.Networking in Johannesburg

28-07-2023 | 10:19:00
Marketing Report is conducting a series of interviews with key players in the marketing industry. Today amrketing Report founder Bas Vlugt is talking to Ton van de Ven, CEO & FounderCEO & Founder of INC. Networking

Joe Public creative team wins Gold Lion at Cannes

23-06-2023 | 15:17:38
The team, comprising of young creatives Bernice Puleng Mosala and Raphael Janan Kuppasamy has been awarded for a film they did on mental health.

[Marketing Report Cannes] Interview with Pepe Marais (Joe Public)

20-06-2023 | 12:52:00
Today we welcome in our studio Pepe Marais , founder and owner of Joe Public United, the largest independent advertising agency in Africa.

Good Hope FM, Cape Town’s Original, launches latest campaign for the community

12-04-2023 | 15:39:31
Ad agency Joe Public Cape Town and design firm SHIFT collaborated on the rebranding campaign, which involved creating a new brand strategy, brand positioning, corporate identity, and a creative launch campaign.

Joe Public celebrates its 25th birthday by committing to the growth of young creative talent

14-03-2023 | 15:57:24
To mark the occasion, the organisation – currently ranked the largest independent and locally owned communication group in our country – is making a commitment to the next generation of creative talent.

Joe Public retains top spot as South Africa’s number one agency at the 2022 Loeries

06-02-2023 | 11:00:00
Joe Public is the top-ranked agency in South Africa for the fifth consecutive year as well as the second Overall Agency of the Year in Africa and the Middle East (AME) in the 2022 Loeries Official Rankings.