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[DIGITAL]#MARKETING: KONGA ROLLS OUT WAREHOUSING INFRASTRUCTE ACROSS AFRICA.

​Konga, one of Nigeria’s online shopping mall, is rolling out an extensive warehouse infrastructure project across Nigeria to service thousands more online merchants. ‘Fulfilled by Konga’ will enable thousands of Nigerian online sellers, who currently sell through Konga, to store their merchandise in Konga warehouses and subsequently have the orders delivered by Konga’s in-house fulfilment… Continue reading [DIGITAL]#MARKETING: KONGA ROLLS OUT WAREHOUSING INFRASTRUCTE ACROSS AFRICA.

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[WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HILARY CLINTON EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER MONOPOLY IN AT&T / TIME WARNER MERGER. DONALD TRUMP SAYS HE’LL TERMINATE THE DEAL IF ELECTED AS PRESIDENT. READ:

  White House hopeful Hillary Clinton said the mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner “raises questions and concerns” and merits further study. AT&T and Time Warner, home of CNN and HBO, have said the $108.7 billion deal will benefit consumers as they gird for anti-trust challenges from politicians and regulators. But they will face tough… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HILARY CLINTON EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER MONOPOLY IN AT&T / TIME WARNER MERGER. DONALD TRUMP SAYS HE’LL TERMINATE THE DEAL IF ELECTED AS PRESIDENT. READ:

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[BRAND WAR]#AUTONEWS: INNOSON MOTORS IS AT WAR WITH GTBANK; LAMENTS BAD PR FROM RIVAL FIRM.

​Innoson Group, Nigeria’s foremost indigenous motor manufacturing company has raised the alarm over what it described as sponsored and calculated smear campaign against it and its Executive Chairman, Dr Innocent Chukwuma, by some unscrupulous interest group. In a statement signed by Mr. Cornel Osigwe, Public Relations and Media Manager of Innoson Group, the company said… Continue reading [BRAND WAR]#AUTONEWS: INNOSON MOTORS IS AT WAR WITH GTBANK; LAMENTS BAD PR FROM RIVAL FIRM.

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[BRAND GENIUS]#DESIGNTHINKING: MICROSOFT SURFACE STUDIO LAUNCH MAY SNATCH THE CREATIVE COMMUNITY FROM APPLE iMAC; SETS UPGRADE TO MS PAINT 3D APP. READ REVIEW, WATCH AD:

Apple-style product-porn ads have become a marketing cliché, but this new video by Microsoft for its new Surface Studio all-in-one computer arguably out-Apples Apple and sets a ridiculously high new bar for the genre. Watch the introduction of Microsoft Surface Studio: At its Surface Event, Microsoft announced the much-anticipated desktop PC, dubbed Surface Studio. It’s… Continue reading [BRAND GENIUS]#DESIGNTHINKING: MICROSOFT SURFACE STUDIO LAUNCH MAY SNATCH THE CREATIVE COMMUNITY FROM APPLE iMAC; SETS UPGRADE TO MS PAINT 3D APP. READ REVIEW, WATCH AD:

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[BANNED ADs]#PRINTADs: TEXAS BILLBOARD BY DATING SITE ADVISES UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS TO GET A SUGAR DADDY.

A billboard in Texas posted by a matchmaking service has the local Hispanic community feeling outraged and offended. The billboard posted by ArrangementFinders.com on Interstate 35 in Austin reads:  “Undocumented immigrant? Before you get deported, get a sugar daddy.” Debra Quinn, a spokesperson for the website, told the sources  that the billboard was created by… Continue reading [BANNED ADs]#PRINTADs: TEXAS BILLBOARD BY DATING SITE ADVISES UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS TO GET A SUGAR DADDY.

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[BRANDS] #FMCG: PEPSI IS REDUCING SUGAR CONTENT IN ITS BEVERAGES BY 2025.

​The global food giant on Monday said that two-thirds of its single serving drinks will have 100 or fewer calories by 2025 as it cuts back on sugar. Currently, less than 40% of its drinks have 100 calories or fewer. PepsiCo  which also owns brands including Gatorade and Tropicana  said the change was driven by… Continue reading [BRANDS] #FMCG: PEPSI IS REDUCING SUGAR CONTENT IN ITS BEVERAGES BY 2025.

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[BILLBOARDS] #OOH: MR ADETUNDE ADEDOYIN OF MEDIA VIEWS SPEAKS ABOUT IMPROVEMENT IN OUTDOOR ADVERTISING IN NIGERIA. EXCERPTS:

Mr Tunde Adedoyin MD Media Views ltd. Mr Tunde Adedoyin,Managing Director of Mediaviews Limited spoke to brandcampaign on how professionalism has improved in the outdoor advertising industry. Excerpts. #BRANDMEETUP: Brandcampaign: In the past,Outdoor advertising agencies had the challenge of employing or retaining tested professionals who can compete favourably with other sectors in the advertising industry,what… Continue reading [BILLBOARDS] #OOH: MR ADETUNDE ADEDOYIN OF MEDIA VIEWS SPEAKS ABOUT IMPROVEMENT IN OUTDOOR ADVERTISING IN NIGERIA. EXCERPTS:

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[CAMPAIGN] #NOBRADAY: TODAY IS BREAST CANCER AWARENESS DAY. SEE HOW TO DO SELF CHECKS:

Today is #nobraday. Its not about flashing cleavage, its about breast cancer awareness. Regular self checks and early interventions can save someone’s life. Please copy and spread message. We thank you for staying in the loop with the BRAND RADIO

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[BRANDS] #TELECOMMS: SMILE PARTNERS LENOVO ON INTERNET VOICE CALLS.

Smile Nigeria is partnering with Lenovo Technologies West Africa. This partnership would allow the 4G LTE Internet service provider to provide the best telecommunications solutions and enhance the reach of its 4GLTE services and voice calls on mobile broadband. The partnership means Smile has expanded the reach of its services: data, voice & video calls… Continue reading [BRANDS] #TELECOMMS: SMILE PARTNERS LENOVO ON INTERNET VOICE CALLS.

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[PROMOTED] #AWAMAG: AFRICA GETS IT’S FIRST 3D MAGAZINE PUBLISHED ON ISSUU BY DEBOH ADEAGA. ISSUES 1 & 2:

It’s been a longtime coming, however after various setbacks, Africa gets it’s first 3D magazine published on issuu today by Deboh Adeaga-Founder at Animation West Africa ‘AWA’ on Facebook. A creative forum dedicated to 3D sculptors and Animators around west Africa, the group boasts of skilled talents like Sam King, Uji Terkuma, Adeboye Adegbenro who… Continue reading [PROMOTED] #AWAMAG: AFRICA GETS IT’S FIRST 3D MAGAZINE PUBLISHED ON ISSUU BY DEBOH ADEAGA. ISSUES 1 & 2:

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[COMMUNITY] #UNFPA: GOVERNOR ROCHAS OKOROCHA LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN AGAINST FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IN IMO STATE.

​Monarchs across the 637 autonomous communities in Imo State have been tasked to work in synergy, to eradicate the growing incidence of female genital mutilation in the state. Wife of the state governor, Mrs. Nkechi Okorocha, who stated this during the United Nations Population Fund Agency (UNPFA’s) courtesy visit on Governor Rochas Okorocha and awareness… Continue reading [COMMUNITY] #UNFPA: GOVERNOR ROCHAS OKOROCHA LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN AGAINST FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IN IMO STATE.

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[BRAND NEWS]#UPDATES: NIGERIAN SENATE PRESIDENT BUKOLA SARAKI URGES MTN ON CONTINUED SPORTS DEVELOPMENT.

​President of the Nigerian Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday challenged MTN Nigeria to play an increased role in sports development in the country. Speaking to reporters after a courtesy call by a delegation of the MTN Group in Nigeria led by Brigadier General Sani Bello (Rtd) and Ferdinand Moolman, Saraki emphasised that there… Continue reading [BRAND NEWS]#UPDATES: NIGERIAN SENATE PRESIDENT BUKOLA SARAKI URGES MTN ON CONTINUED SPORTS DEVELOPMENT.