5 Powerful And Creative Print Ads That’ll Make You Look Twice

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We found this awesome article on Bored Panda: Most ads out there are annoying, but given the amount of professionals working in the marketing and advertising industries, they’re bound to come up with something cool and creative sooner or later. We’ve searched the web and collected some of the most creative print ads we could […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Our favourite Movember Campaigns


    THE MOVEMBER SONG “We wanted to show our support for the Movember cause, which we have supported privately for quite a few years now,” said Derick Watts member, Gareth Allison. “Not everyone seems to realise that there is a real meaning behind this month of magnificent “snors”, and we just wanted to help […]



Via SACreativeNetwork: ONCE UPON A TIME, THERE WAS A LOGO: DESIGN TIPS TO ENSURE YOUR BRAND LIVES HAPPILY EVER AFTER If you’re under the impression that branding and advertising is a modern concept, you’re wrong. The art of branding dates back to primitive cattle owners, who (literally) branded their livestock with a unique mark as […]

A reflection from being on the inside of the South African badvertising industry

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Africasacountry recently featured an insightful piece titled: A reflection from being on the inside of the South African badvertising industry One of the things you must accept when you work in the advertising industry is that it is made up of people who don’t care much about anything (except retaining clients). You, the reader, the […]

Best Liked Ads list 2015 revealed


Millward Brown’s Best Liked Ads list celebrates South Africa’s favourite TV commercials. These are the ads that have been rated as the most liked by the South African audience whom we believe to be the most important critic, the person who ultimately chooses to buy your brand or not. And local is lekker this year […]

Heritage Month Series- Controversial SA TV Ads: Black child depicted as a hungry dog


In our second feature for our Heritage Series, is this controversial advert for Feed a Child. “Last year Feed a Child South Africa had to fight back – but lost – after they produced a highly controversial advert depicting a black child as a dog in the home of a wealthy white woman. The advert […]

Heritage Month Series – Controversial SA TV Ads: Nandos Diversity Ad


This Heritage Month, we’ve decided to compile a short series of Controversial South African TV adverts. The first is the banned Nandos Diversity ad. Even though the ad was banned, thanks to the power of the internet, it still went viral. The point of the 2012 Diversity campaign, according to Nandos at the time, was […]

#ThrowbackThursdays: Classic SA TV Adverts – Lunch Bar Makatini


  We just had to take you back with this classic ad from Lunch Bar.     What are some of your favourite old- school TV adverts? Let us know via Twitter @GREENROBOTSA or Facebook Green Robot design   Related article: Do South Africans still love advertising?

#ThrowbackThursdays: Classic SA TV adverts – Sasol “Glug Glug”


  What are some of your favourite classic SA TV adverts? Let us know via Twitter @GREENROBOTSA  or Facebook Green Robot Design

Watch: Lucozade Performance Art Advert


Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg won a Gold and two Bronzes at the Cannes Lions in June 2015, for the agency’s radio campaign for Lucozade. The agency took the campaign a step further with their latest Performance Art Advert for Lucozade, based on the concept “Give Me Strength.” “While other energy drinks appeal to extreme sports and […]