Advertising and Promotional Opportunities
Middelburg Chamber of Commerce & Industry promotes the business community and provides our members with numerous opportunities to promote and market their businesses and products. The members increase their brand visibility within the community. These include:
- Business Guide of Middelburg
- The digital release of Business Guide
- Electronic Publications
- Mail Blasts (Mailshots)
- Outdoor Information Board (OIB)
- Promotions Partner Bundled Marketing Packages
- Regional Map of the Mines (170 mines)
- Tourism Activities on the Loskop Leisure Route
- Web Advertising
Business Guide a Commercial Directory of Middelburg
- An expanding business network is operating in the Highveld area of Mpumalanga.
- Local trade partners that can strengthen your footprint.
- An intelligent search engine that can help you find business information, fast.
- A business information source on Steve Tshwete Community Information.
- A street map of the Middelburg, together with street names
- Advertisements are posted and shared on our Facebook page, at least once per publication.
Advantages of Advertising in the annual Business Guide
The Business Guide is not only an advertisement instrument but also a way to show possible clients and investors that your business is a part of the Middelburg business community. There are different size adverts available to accommodate small to large companies in all sectors.
Distribution Plan of Business Guide
3000 Copies printed.
Copies are delivered to MCCI members. Our member base includes factories, mines, and corporate businesses, small and medium enterprises in a number of sectors. 100 copies of Business guides will also be available to SACCI (South African Chamber of Commerce & Industry) and other South African Chambers.
The MCCI runs the Middelburg Info Centre where the guides are available to the public.
We distribute at MCCI events & exhibitions:
- Annual Golf Day
- AGM Banquet
- Monthly Business Buzzes
- Mini expos at Middelburg Mall (new events), Tourism Indaba in Durban
- Quarterly New Members Function
- Any other event the MCCI will attend
Copies are reserved for local guest houses and hotels for the visiting business tourist.
New Businesses & New Members
Copies are reserved for new businesses in Middelburg and new members at the MCCI.
The Business Guide will also be available on our website for viewing and download. www.middelburginfo.com gets an average of 140 000 hits per month. The link is also hyperlinked in our emails.
The new digital Business Guide version will be an online directory with search options and counters on the adverts.
View the Business Guide online
Online business directories are an inexpensive effective way to increase your online visibility and customer footfall.
Here is a sample from our Facebook page:
- Monthly Newsletter
- Calendar of Events
- Monthly New Member Announcements
- Banner Ads
- Category Banner Ads - limited to 3/category
- Online Videos
Promotions Partner Bundled Marketing Packages
Bundle your marketing/advertisement and sponsorships investments to gain additional visibility throughout the year.
A bundled advertisement packet can be put together that includes a combination of print and electronic advertisements.
Bundled Marketing Packages are designed for visionary companies interested in building business at the highest level. The bundled benefits and top-tier recognition make this ideal for companies that want to take an active role in the Chamber.
The cost of package advertising will be determined by the combination exercised and can be any combination of the following:
Mail Blasts (Mailshots)
We do a single sending of many electronic messages to many people at the same time.
We send members’ announcements in an email mailshot to members. Advertising by way of Business to Member Mailshot afford members the opportunity to promote their services and products to a broad audience at a very affordable price. Member Mailshots are limited to four per month and are an ideal vehicle for sharing special offers, upcoming promotions or just telling your Company`s story.
Regional Map of the Mines (130 mines)
MCCI annually check and publish a large, detailed and easy-to-use wall map of the mines in a 200 km radius around Middelburg. 130 Mining and Industrial sites plotted, with contact details and GPS coordinates
Tourism Activities on the Loskop Leisure Route
This booklet is specifically designed to show local members as well as a tourist what Middelburg has to offer regarding tourism. We distribute the book at the Durban Indaba, in the local guesthouses, hotels and at all our events.
This booklet also hosts essential information such as:
- Travel hint
- Bird Watching
- Loskop Dam Interesting facts
- Events Calendar
- Middelburg Historical Route
Outdoor Information Board (OIB)
The Outdoor Information Board (OIB) a tourist information board that shows the local map, street names, regional map, distances to our neighboring towns and emergency information, and is the only one of its kind in Middelburg. There are different size adverts available to accommodate small to large companies in all sectors. The OIB is located outside the Middelburg Tourist Information Centre and illuminates at night which makes this a board visible 24/7.