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The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic will see the battle of the banks intensify, as both legacy and challenger financial institutions race to use tech innovation to gain a competitive advantage in 2020/2021. To some extent, history may be repeating itself, as the financial pressure exerted by the pandemic forces bank management teams to pursue cost discipline while attempting to meet ever expanding customer expectations.
With deregulation glinting globally, the cannabis market is expected to explode. New Frontier Data’s Global Cannabis Report: 2019 Industry Outlook estimates that there are around 263 million legal users of cannabis and cannabis-related products worldwide. Africa is home to 83 million of these. The report estimates that the total legal cannabis market hit a value of $344 billion in 2018, and ranks Africa as one of the top five regional markets, accounting for $37.3 billion.
Accenture has been adding value to the South African economy for nearly 50 years. Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We work at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for all our stakeholders.
The Plug is not any typical creative agency, we are made up of a number of creative individuals that offer different skillsets. We’re not just a few creatives but we are a collective of them. We are the Plug that connects you to the youngest and freshest creatives within the Joburg space as well as around Mzansi. Our sole purpose is to create beautiful artwork and campaigns that we are proud of and certainly keep our clients coming back for more of our services.
ENTERPRISE PROFILE | KR (Kele Rammopo) is a brand and communication strategist who operates on a freelance basis. KR is currently a member of the Hlumani Trust, a brainchild of Ebony + Ivory. Her competencies include; Brand and Communication Strategies, Research, analysis and reporting, consumer research, brand climate checks and article writing.
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