Knauf AMF – Focus on Southern Africa

Nov 17, 2015 No Comments by

The recently held Green Building Council Convention, annually held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, showcased high profile industry thought-leaders, engaging discussions as well as performance materials in the exhibition hall. As a proud associate of Advanced Building, Knauf AMF showcased various acoustic solutions fit for various building types. Represented locally in South Africa […]

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Influencing Africa, why some don’t get it?

Nov 09, 2015 No Comments by

With reference to a previous post titled, “Where price and prescription collide“, I alluded to factors which typically dissimulate between a Eurocentric approach to an “African way” of business. Pertinent to the building materials industry, the difference that exists is constantly revisited with multiple campaigns that are generally driven by a marketing approach to an […]

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What do millenials “Homeowners” expect when buying a house?

Oct 19, 2015 No Comments by

Sustainability is a part of the millennial fabric. As homeowners, this generation places a greater weight on sustainability than those preceding them. Young consumers are more likely to understand how sustainable construction and a sustainable lifestyle impact their carbon footprint and help curb monthly utility costs. But the big question remains: How much of a […]

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