Roelof le Roux Nominated for ‘Rising Star’ Award

We’re very proud to announce that ROUX founder, Roelof le Roux, has been nominated for the ‘Rising Star of the Year’ Award in the South African Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2012. The London-based South African Chamber of Commerce UK asked the public to select outstanding South Africans in business, living and working in the…

Introducing: ROUX Collector Extraordinaire

ROUX Collector Extraordinaire is a new subscription service from Roelof le Roux that collects artisan gifts from around the world and delivers it to your door every month. This new service will curate and develop one-off items that are handmade in small quantities, and as beautiful as they are useful.  Subscribers will be able to…

SU Guest lecture: Social Media Marketing

  Roelof le Roux will be presenting the Stellenbosch University Post-graduate Diploma for Marketing quarterly guest lecture on Wednesday April 11th, 2012 at 17:00.   The course is led by Debbie Human (Department of Business Management), who will introduce Roelof at the event. The lecture will focus on the use of social media marketing as a…

Nudo Press Tour of the Marchigiani Harvest 2011

We recently took some journalists from the United States, Canada and United Kingdom on a tour of the olive groves, presses and kitchens of the Le Marche province of central Italy. The mission was simple: introduce influential voices in the food writing community to the undiscovered wonders of Marchigiani cuisine. We started off by introducing…

Nudo & Roelof le Roux joins The Czars Banquet

Nudo joined The Czars Banquet Russian fusion dinner party in London for their Italian Mafioso special evening. I hosted a little olive oil tasting, teaching the diverse group of international guests about judging a good olive oil by smell, colour and taste. Founders Helen Osborne and Olga Tarabashkina also used some Nudo products in their food…

RX&Co in exclusive marketing deal with Nudo Adopt an olive tree

RX&Co. this month enters into an exclusive marketing deal with Nudo Adopt an olive tree taking over all marketing strategy and management on a day-to-day basis.  The new deal will see Roelof le Roux developing and introducing new strategies to help the company grow its B2B sales of its retail product line in the UK…

RX&Co. Goes Green with GreenByDesign.com

Probably the most feel-good and beautiful project we have ever done, RX&Co. was delighted to work with innovative online retail start-up GreenByDesign.com in carefully researching and selecting the home, outdoor furnishing and conservation sections of their exciting product offering.  GreenByDesign.com is all about finding the most beautiful and innovative furniture, conservation tools, kids accessories and…

RX&Co. Launches National US Online Campaign for Movember & USA Rugby League

In early October 2008 RX&Co. won the bid to launch and run the first-time USA Chapter of international charity for men’s health, Movember!  Basing the campaign on Movember.com‘s super-creative branding and endorsement strategy, we worked with the USA Rugby League and Movember USA Development Director, Riaz Fredericks, to develop a campaign that would garner support…

RX&Co. kicks off Online Reseach Project for Nigerian Market

In an ambitious drive to compete and gain market share in the relatively new but fiercely competitive fast food industry in Nigeria, Chellarams Plc has called in the online research services of RX&Co. The aim of the project is to gather a massive amount of  socio-economic, demographic and trade information on the market before starting…

NAMC BB-BEE Project for South African Olive Industry

The National Agricultural Marketing Council, in partnership with Leonard Arangies, Stellenbosch entrepreneur and founder of The Olive Tree boutiques, is embarking on an ambitious project to expand the reach of Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment initiatives in the South African olive growing industry. The project, initiated by Arangies, has been in the pipeline for quite…

Roelof J. le Roux leads Isa Carstens Academy Business Course

RX&Co. founder, Roelof J. le Roux has been appointed to lead the 6-month Business Management, Marketing and Sales course for the Advanced Diploma in Spa Management for final year students at Isa Carstens Health & Skin Care Academy. As one of the top rated health and skin care academies in the world, Isa Carstens places…