HISTORY® AFRICA NAMES LUCAS RADEBE AS LOCAL AMBASSADOR OF HISTORY OF FOOTBALL, A 14-DAY GLOBAL TELEVISION EVENT WITH AN EXCLUSIVE POP-UP CHANNEL ON DStv 187

HISTORY® AFRICA NAMES LUCAS RADEBE AS LOCAL AMBASSADOR OF HISTORY OF FOOTBALL, A 14-DAY GLOBAL TELEVISION EVENT WITH AN EXCLUSIVE POP-UP CHANNEL ON DStv 187

Johannesburg 09 May 2018 – A+E Networks Africa is proud to announce Lucas Radebe as the Local Brand Ambassador for the HISTORY OF FOOTBALL television event. The 14-day, 24/7, mega television event will air in Africa as a dedicated pop-up channel on DStv channel 187 from May 28 to June 10, 2018. Radebe, a football legend on the continent, says he is proud and honoured to have been named the Local Ambassador for the HISTORY OF FOOTBALL television event, “I was privileged to lead Bafana Bafana to its first ever World Cup, and I understood the gravity of that moment for our country, and for its relevance in the global context of the beautiful game. Local fans, many for the first time, will watch this essential chronicle, not only on the HISTORY Channel itself, but on a dedicated pop-up channel leading up to the tournament in Russia.” A+E Networks Africa General Manager Yusuf Nabee says, “We’re honoured to have a football player as celebrated as Lucas Radebe as the local ambassador of this exciting television event. During his prolific career he established himself as one of the best central defenders in the English Premier League, was part of the Bafana Bafana team which won the African Nations Cup in 1996 and led the national team in its first ever FIFA World CupTMappearance in France in 1998 and again in Japan/South Korea in 2002. He has a long history with football and is a fitting local ambassador for the HISTORY OF FOOTBALL.” HISTORY OF FOOTBALL will air in over 160 territories around the world in the build-up to the 2018...
JASON DERULO AND CASSPER NYOVEST TEAM-UP ON COCA-COLA GLOBAL ANTHEM AS THE WORLD GETS #READY FOR THE 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP™

JASON DERULO AND CASSPER NYOVEST TEAM-UP ON COCA-COLA GLOBAL ANTHEM AS THE WORLD GETS #READY FOR THE 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP™

Coca-Cola and global star set to release anthem “Colors” in celebration of the world’s biggest football tournament Los Angeles, 16th February: Coca-Cola today announced that global music superstar, Jason Derulo, will be creating the sound track to its 2018 FIFA World Cup™ campaign. Coca-Cola and Jason Derulo have teamed-up to create the Coca-Cola anthem for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ – “Colors”. The song is a true collaboration between Coca-Cola and Jason Derulo and celebrates all of the vibrancy and excitement that comes with the arrival of the world’s biggest football tournament. Ricardo Fort, VP of Global Sports Partnerships at The Coca-Cola Company said, “We know that the FIFA World Cup is a global cultural and social phenomenon. Every four years, people are drawn to this event from all over the world due to the excitement and platform it provides. We believe that music and football are intrinsically linked by the passions they evoke so we are excited to welcome Jason to the team and can’t wait to bring this upbeat anthem to the world ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™”. “Colors” will become the sound track to fans’ excitement for the tournament, as it begins playing across the world in the build up to the kick off. Jason Derulo added, “I was honored to work with Coca-Cola to create an anthem celebrating every team and their fans. ‘Colors’ represents the different flags and cultures from around the world and will get everyone moving to a unifying beat. I’m excited to finally tell the world about this partnership as the excitement builds for the FIFA World Cup™.” To...
NEW VOLKSWAGEN POLO

NEW VOLKSWAGEN POLO

Sixth generation Polo to continue success story: With more than 14 million units sold worldwide to date, the Polo is one of the most successful vehicles in its class. Optimised package due to MQB: Longer and lower in height than the previous model, the new Polo is also larger inside. Length: 4,053 mm (+81 mm), wheelbase: 2,548 mm (+92 mm), boot capacity: 350 litres. Thanks to MQB, the new Polo sets standards in its class: Features such as Blind Spot Monitor, Park Assist with Manoeuvre Braking, Multi-Collision Braking System and LED headlights are otherwise only familiar from higher vehicle classes. First Polo with digital instruments: The second generation of Active Info Display celebrates its world premiere in the new Polo. Trendline, Comfortline, Highline, GTI, beats and R-Line packages result in a broad range of versions. INTRODUCTION The Volkswagen factory in Uitenhage is one of the three plants in the Volkswagen production network that assembles the Polo hatch. In South Africa, the Polo is produced for both the local and export markets. Since its launch in 2010, the Polo hatch has consistently been the second best-selling passenger car in South Africa, with its sibling the Polo Vivo being the best-selling. Close to 200 000 units have been sold since 2010. In 2017 alone, the Polo was bought by 22 916 customers in South Africa. Internationally the Polo has sold more than 14 million units to date, making the Polo one of the world’s most successful compact cars. The new Polo, a completely redesigned generation of this best-selling car has a clear, powerful design, more interior room, more efficient engines and...
DO GET WHAT YOU WISH FOR PANDORA ENCOURAGES WOMEN TO GET WHAT THEY TRULY WANT THIS FESTIVE SEASON

DO GET WHAT YOU WISH FOR PANDORA ENCOURAGES WOMEN TO GET WHAT THEY TRULY WANT THIS FESTIVE SEASON

PANDORA announces its 2017 ‘Do Get What You Wish For’ campaign to encourage women across the world to have their wishes come true this festive season. The campaign was sparked by a global study of 7,000 women which found over 60% of women from around the world believe they need to provide their partner with hints to receive a gift they desire. Alongside the creative campaign, PANDORA is helping women do just that with the launch of a new ‘hint’ feature on the PANDORA eStore. To be opening the perfect gifts this year, women across the globe can now send digital hints of special PANDORA pieces, including the new and vibrant Winter 2017 Collection, to their loved ones. The global study also shows that 99% of women are happy with gifts they receive from their partner when they provide them with hints and the new PANDORA “send a hint” feature, will ensure women receive gifts they cherish for years to come. With almost one third of women in the world feeling like they need to give their partner 3-4 hints to receive a gift they desire, the PANDORA “send a hint” function eliminates the guess work and ensures clueless gift-givers really do get the hint!     “Sharing a meaningful gift is such a powerful way of showing a woman how much you appreciate who they are and everything they do. We believe women deserve gifts they really want and we’re proud to be helping them to do this with our latest campaign,” said Minna Phillipson, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at PANDORA.   To take advantage...
Five Reasons Why I love Gearbest

Five Reasons Why I love Gearbest

With a mission to become the leading online electronics seller, Gearbest is definitely breaking the barriers by offering a vast array of products from apparels to gaming and party supplies to outdoors & sports products. They might’ve become the favorite of many by only sticking to electronics, but they became one of the best by opting to offer products from different others areas. In other words, they have narrowed down the trouble of customers and gave them a platform where they can buy all products ‘Under one roof.’ Being a big shopping enthusiast myself, I discovered a hidden gem on the internet, an online store that sells everything from tech, clothes, hair, and makeup etc. – www.Gearbest.com. Ever since I started using it, I have become an avid customer of Gearbest. I mean who doesn’t like discounts and enticing deals, right? Having a picky nature means that I am not easily tempted. Then what factors played a decisive role for me? Well, here are 5 reasons why I have fallen in love with Gearbest:   (1) Fashion If you are a fashion buff then I am pretty confident that you’ll find fashion products of Gearbest simply irresistible, it happened in my case! They have latest fashion products in clothing, bags, shoes, watches, beauty, fine jewelry, and fashion accessories. The most amazing thing I find about Gearbest is that they bring in all the trendiest fashion products. So, if it’s trendy, it is definitely available on Gearbest!   (2) Weaves and Wigs Since Gearbest sells products at wholesale rates, you can find weaves and wigs at amazingly low rates. You’ll...