The annual Sunday Times Top brands awards were held in Johannesburg South Africa this past week end. The South African Business community’s favorite brands were enjoying the lime light at the 14th edition of this award ceremony. In the cellphone category The Apple iPhone out shined the rest in the first place, while Blackberry came second the the notorious Nokia was in third place.
In the Flying category business people chose British Airways as number one,Kulula causing the biggest upset in second place and South African Airways in third place. The Southern Sun was in first place in the hotel category followed by City Lodge in and Protea hotels in third place.
It is very encouraging having these awards and companies that provide great service are acknowledged and those trying to break into the market are given a fair change by allowing the consumers to vote. South Africa is definitely on the right track.