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    Big, bigger, biggest #ROOTS2019

    Constructed, layer by layer, brick by brick, the all new ROOTS 2019 will be unveiled to the marketing, advertising and media industries this coming June. In the meantime, some influential media personalities have provided their thoughts and expectations of #ROOTS2019. “ROOTS is one of South Africa’s largest and longest running consumer behaviour surveys and in […]

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    #ROOTS2019 is coming!

      The building blocks of #ROOTS2019 are all coming together! The individual pieces are being expertly constructed to deliver South Africa’s largest urban community quantitative survey. Set for release in June this year, some industry heavyweights have shared their expectations. “The ROOTS survey is one of South Africa’s largest and longest running consumer behaviour surveys. […]

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    Caxton Excellence Awards acknowledges its local talent

    Celebrating its 30th year in existence, Caxton’s annual Excellence Awards has acknowledged the contributions of its sales and editorial staff and management of its local free and sold newspapers. At this year’s awards, R275 000 was distributed in prize money with George Herald being named the Best Sold Newspaper; The Randburg Sun as Best Free Newspaper […]

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    New ROOTS 2019 has grown

    The largest, most robust, quantitative community survey of urban South Africa, providing insights for marketers about people, their behaviours, activities, shopping, reading and path to purchase habits, ROOTS, launches its latest set of results in June. The ROOTS survey provides single source information from over 27 000 randomly selected face-to-face interviews across many South African urban […]

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    Exciting changes ahead for Spark Media

    Spark Media is happy to announce that as from the 1st March 2019, the company will be separating its digital and print sales divisions into two distinct entities. The newspaper sales division will retain the Spark Media name, and will house booking, production, sales, marketing services, research (ROOTS etc.) and other market intelligence needed to […]

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    SPARK Media responds to Chris Moerdyk’s article

    Chris Moerdyk asks the question “Just how far have South African newspapers fallen?” Gill Randall, Joint CEO of SPARK Media, gives her thoughts.  It is important to note the article written by Chris Moerdyk refers mainly to daily and weekend papers and most certainly does not apply to local newspapers. Daily and weekend newspapers have […]

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    ROOTS 2019 is building to be bigger than ever

    The 2019 launch of South Africa’s largest urban community quantitative survey, ROOTS, is boasting more areas, more communities and more insights into the survey than ever before. The bumper addition is building momentum and is set to be launched in June this year “Due to the increase in scope, TNS researchers are still in field […]

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    LNN is South Africa’s 5th largest online news audience

    Caxton’s Local News Network (LNN) platform, has been verified by the IAB Measurement Council as the 5th largest news audience in South Africa, with 2.8 million unduplicated unique browsers and over 8.8 million page views per month*.  The Caxton news network has over 250 journalists on the ground bringing readers credible, trustworthy, breaking news.  LNN […]

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