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Team MullenLowe wins Young Spikes Digital Competition

Views - 23 Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:00

Leyanvi Mirando and Malithi Jayasinghe of MullenLowe Sri Lanka will be representing Sri Lanka at the upcoming Young Spikes 2018 held in Singapore. The duo beat 19 other teams in the digital category at the recently concluded Sri Lankan leg of the You


Enfection leads the way in Digital Content Marketing at Asian Games 2018

Views - 155 Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:00

Colombo-based digital marketing agency, Enfection, has announced a creative content partnership with Canon Asia for the Asian Games 2018. This partnership makes Enfection the first Sri Lankan agency to be chosen to represent a regional powerhouse suc


DI and its digital agency Digibrush win big at WebAwards 2018

Views - 5 Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:00

The official website of Ceylon Leather Products Ltd. (www.di.lk) has been recognised as the best website in the ‘fashion or beauty’ category at the prestigious WebAwards 2018. DI’s digital agency Digibrush, an experienced provider of integrated


Branding for start-ups

Views - 225 Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:00

Ruchi Gunewardene, Managing Director of Brand Finance Lanka and Lulu Raghavan, Managing Director of Landor Mumbai provide branding insights for those entrepreneurs who are in the start-up phase of their businesses


Runipon.com: Coupon platform open for merchant registration

Views - 23 Monday, 17 September 2018 00:00

On every Friday evening, vast numbers of discounted leaflets occupied your gate-letterbox and also many received them by clipping from the Sunday newspapers.


Sri Lanka Retail Forum 2018 from 17-18 Oct.

Views - 16 Thursday, 13 September 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka Retail Forum – what has now become the nation’s leading retail sector forum – has returned for a second consecutive year, and registration for the forum opened yesterday (10 September). Owing to the overwhelming success seen at the fo


Japura Marketing Alumni Dinner Dance to create pulsating grooves once again in 2018

Views - 6 Thursday, 13 September 2018 00:00

The Annual Dinner Dance of the Marketing Alumni Association of Sri Jayewardenepura University, ‘Marketing Kings and Queens 2018’ will be held on 15 September from 6.30 p.m. onwards at Solis Hotel, Kotte. The dinner dance is organised by the Alum


People’s Leasing strikes Gold and Bronze once again at ‘SLIM NASCO 2018’

Views - 9 Thursday, 13 September 2018 00:00

People’s Leasing & Finance PLC (PLC), one of the foremost finance companies in Sri Lanka’s non-bank finance sector was conferred with a Gold and two Bronze awards at the 18th edition of the ‘SLIM NASCO 2018’ awards ceremony, held at the BMICH



Allianz showcases strength of salesforce with top wins at SLIM NASCO 2018

Views - 20 Tuesday, 11 September 2018 00:00

Allianz Insurance Lanka Ltd., one of Sri Lanka’s leading insurers, was recognised for its excellence in salesmanship at the recently concluded Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) National Sales Congress (NASCO) Awards 2018. The company made his


Burson duo wins again to represent Sri Lanka at Young Spikes PR contest

Views - 14 Friday, 7 September 2018 00:00

The young duo of creative IMC professionals from Strategic Alliance’s PR arm affiliated to Burson-Marsteller (now Burson Cohn & Wolfe) who were previously selected in June to compete for Sri Lanka at the Cannes Young Lions contest in France, have n


9 young creative Sri Lankans headed to Asia Pacific’s premier creative competition – Spikes Asia

Views - 13 Friday, 7 September 2018 00:00

The eagerly-anticipated Spikes Asia Young Spikes program returns for its 10th edition. Nine young professionals, and one tertiary student from Sri Lanka’s advertising, PR and design industries will represent the country at the annual Young Spikes 2


SLIM launches Certificate in Digital Marketing in Southern region

Views - 14 Friday, 7 September 2018 00:00

The pioneer in marketing education in Sri Lanka, SLIM, officially launched the Certificate in Digital Marketing in the Southern region recently. The event was graced by SLIM President Pradeep Edward, Vice President – Education Suranjith Swaris, CEO


Winning J. Walter Thompson team off to Spikes 2018 in Singapore

Views - 54 Friday, 7 September 2018 00:00

Chalukya Weerakoon and Nethmi Weerawarna, two rising stars from J. Walter Thompson Sri Lanka, part of the world largest communication brand, have been selected to represent Sri Lanka at the upcoming Young Spikes Integrated Competition 2018 held in Se


Sasanka Perera and Jayalath Waidyanatha of Coca-Cola Beverages win big at 2018 SLIM NASCO Awards

Views - 10 Thursday, 6 September 2018 00:32

Sales professionals from Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd. took centre-stage at the recently-concluded 17th National Sales Congress (NASCO) 2018 Awards, organised by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) at the BMICH in Colombo. The Chief Gue


CIM Sri Lanka partners with Montrela Consultants

Views - 106 Wednesday, 5 September 2018 00:00

The Chartered Institute of Marketing Sri Lanka and Montrela Consultants Ltd. recently renewed a successful working partnership of two years by tying up again for the year 2018. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between CIM Sri Lanka and Mo


LOLC a big winner at SLIM NASCO 2018

Views - 72 Wednesday, 5 September 2018 00:00

LOLC emerged as one of the biggest winners at this year’s National Sales Congress Awards (NASCO), by securing two prestigious accolades


Union Bank staff wins double for 2nd consecutive year at 18th SLIM NASCO Awards

Views - 13 Wednesday, 5 September 2018 00:00

Union Bank secured two main awards at the National Sales Congress Awards (NASCO), organised by the Sri Lanka Institute


Serendib Flour Mills produces two sales champions at SLIM NASCO 2018 awards

Views - 7 Wednesday, 5 September 2018 00:00

Serendib Flour Mills emerged triumphant at the recently-concluded National Sales Congress (NASCO) 2018, organised


CSE PRICE LIST -30/08/2018

Views - 8 Friday, 31 August 2018 00:10


Ceylinco Life’s Sales stars win 3 golds, 1 bronze at NASCO ’18

Views - 14 Wednesday, 29 August 2018 00:00

The top sales personnel of Ceylinco Life won three golds and a bronze at the 2018 National Sales Congress (NASCO)


NDB Digital wins at Golden Globe Tigers Awards 2018

Views - 15 Wednesday, 29 August 2018 00:00

NDB Digital recently won the Best Use of Social Media Marketing at the Golden Globe Tigers 2018 held at Taj Samudra, Colombo.


Fairfirst Insurance’s Thamindra wins gold at NASCO Awards 2018

Views - 9 Wednesday, 29 August 2018 00:00

Thamindra Fernando the Head of Corporate Business Development at Fairfirst Insurance topped at this year’s National


NDB Sales Manager wins Silver at NASCO Gala Awards

Views - 11 Wednesday, 29 August 2018 00:00

Associate Manager Niranjan Silva of the NDB Central Sales Team was felicitated with the Silver Award for the Best Territory


SLIM NASCO 2018 felicitates top sales professionals at gala awards ceremony

Views - 12 Wednesday, 29 August 2018 00:00

The prestigious National Sales Congress (NASCO) 2018, organised by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM),


SLIM’s highest quality standards rewarded with two ISO certifications

Views - 7 Wednesday, 29 August 2018 00:00

Reinforcing its commitment to constant development, Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the national body for marketing


Seylan Bank sweeps 5 awards at SLIM National Sales Congress 2018

Views - 13 Friday, 24 August 2018 00:00

Seylan Bank’s young sales force was bestowed with five awards at the recently concluded SLIM NASCO Awards 2018


Sarva Colombo celebrates 13 years of exponential growth

Views - 14 Friday, 24 August 2018 00:00

Thirteen years on from humble beginnings as an agency with just five employees, Sarva Colombo stands today as a force


New episode of SLIM Gamata Marketing launched in Southern region

Views - 14 Friday, 24 August 2018 00:00

The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), in collaboration with the University of Ruhuna and INDECOS,


SLIM PGDIP inauguration creates leaders for the next generation

Views - 11 Friday, 24 August 2018 00:00

The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) recently held its Inauguration for the 2nd intake of Postgraduate Diploma


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STEAMing STEM – Moving from horoscopes to telescopes!

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Walking into an inventors’ exhibition should give one an experience similar to an immersion into the future. The world change with inventions and inventors lead the change. The creativity displayed is an indicator of the creativity of the society f


There is smoke in the eyes of those who do not want to see!

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Shyamon Jayasinghe, a former citizen of Sri Lanka, now living in Victoria, Australia, writing to Daily FT in a Guest Column article has given an old college try at the President of Sri Lanka by announcing about a cloaked portentous writing on the wal


Modi celebrates birthday whilst making India strong – Lesson for SL

Thursday, 20 September 2018

The Indian Prime Minister celebrated his birthday earlier this week in the backdrop of India growing at a blistering performance of 7.1%. The January-March quarter saw the highest GDP growth in the last seven quarters with India becoming the sixth la


Maximum Residue Level: Dilemma of agricultural product exporters in Sri Lanka

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Due to increased emphasis on consumer health, majority of developed countries such as EU, Japan and the US insist on MRL testing of food items which has to be done by the exporter. The Codex Alimentarius Commission which is an inter-governmental bod


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