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Driverless cars and OOH


Published on Wednesday, 24 May 2017 by Craig Wallis in Technology
Driverless Cars: The Death Knell for Roadside Billboards? Craig Wallis, Business Unit Director at The MediaShop I was recently provided with an interesting report by the US law firm, Venable LLP, entitled "The Future of OOH in a Self-Driving America".…

Building Opening


Published on Wednesday, 24 May 2017 by Tony Banahan in The Mediashop news
When The MediaShop's Johannesburg operation moved offices to its new premises in Bryanston, Chris and the team took advantage of the 'down time' to take up the Mannequin Challenge. "Great Minds Think Different - we put a lot of thought…

It’s Squeaky Bum Time for South Africa


Published on Tuesday, 16 May 2017 by Jedd Cokayne in Economics
Jedd Cokayne, Business Unit Manager for The MediaShop Junk Status. Two words that evoke a generally negative emotional response in every adult South African, but what can brands do to stay ahead? It’s landed, just like that irritating aunt at…

Does advertising need to catch up with the internet?


Published on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 by Avtaar Mohanlall in Marketing
Do brands need to understand their influencers? Avtaar Mohanlall, Digital Media Strategist at The MediaShop says "Hell Yes!" Word of Mouth is probably one of the oldest and most trusted methods of marketing because there’s nothing like a good recommendation…

Walk a mile in your consumer’s shoes to discover the pot of gold!...


Published on Wednesday, 03 May 2017 by Louise Hefer in Marketing
I’ve been in a few meetings over the years where it became very evident that a lot of teams, whether public relations, creative agencies, media agencies or even in marketing, are just not familiar with the mindset of the very…

YouTube's Ad Controversy And How It Affects You


Published on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 by Kevin Ndinguri in Marketing
YouTube and Google hit with controversy and advertisers are not happy Kevin Ndinguri, Business Unit Manager at The MediaShop YouTube was recently hit with major controversy. Advertisers noticed that their ads were shown alongside inappropriate videos, this included content that…

Traditional media not dead YET for Millennials!


Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2017 by Laiza Zikalala in Marketing
Traditional media is not dead for Millennials - yet! Laiza Zikalala, Business Unit Manager at The MediaShop According to Consumer Barometer, Millennials don't go online, they LIVE online. Some 90% of 16 to 34 year-olds go online daily. What do…

Media Inflation Watch January to September 2016


Published on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 by Belinda Kayton in Economics
Belinda Kayton, Media Strategist at The MediaShop highlights top findings from Media Inflation Watch (MIW) January to September 2016 Thanks to the amazing work done by Mike Leahy, we have the latest MIW figures! We’ve been waiting to see how…

To Integrate or not to Integrate?


Published on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 by Maggie Pronto in Technology
Maggie Pronto, Media Strategist at The MediaShop says it's the eternal agency debate, whether you're full serviced or specialised - to integrate or not? I was lucky enough to start off my advertising career in a full service agency. It…
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