Logistics
The challenges of securing Moveable Assets As South Africa’s Infrastructure radically changes to catch up with the rest of the world, we are faced with a new type of thief
As South Africa’s Infrastructure radically changes to catch up with the rest of the world, we are faced with a new type of thief, The “I don’t know what this is
19 Nov 2018
The state of freight logistics in SA The freight logistics industry has seen a profound change over the last three decades.
The freight logistics industry has seen a profound change over the last three decades. Before the extensive focus on optimising the supply chains that we see today, logistics was
19 Nov 2018 - A. S.
Mobile robotics: thinking in terms of fleet productivity is key to success Autonomous mobile robots are causing a paradigm shift in the way we envisage commercial and industrial vehicles
Autonomous mobile robots are causing a paradigm shift in the way we envisage commercial and industrial vehicles. In traditional thinking bigger is often better. This is because
16 Jul 2018
NO TREADING LIGHTLY FOR GOODYEAR Settling into a new life with biltong, braais and bakkies, newly-appointed Goodyear South Africa Group Managing Director, Darren Hayes-Powell is excited by the prospect of enhancing both his own career and the company’s growth in the Sub-Saharan market, using recent investments as a platform to elevate production and distribution of the well-loved brand
“The recent investments made by my predecessor have provided the building blocks for the South African business. This included the new fleet services and the R1 billion
27 Feb 2018
How mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics industries Mobile robotics in material handling and logistics will become a $75bn market by 2027. It will then more than double by 2038.
These staggering headline figures mask turbulent transformative changes underneath: some technologies will rise and transform the fortunes of industries, fuelling growth rates far
10 Jan 2018 - D. K. G. / I.
Are SA’s key logistics assets working? It is amazing how timing sometimes works. When I was asked to do this article, I hadn’t travelled the borders north of SA for probably more than a year. Then came our annual holiday and we decided to visit Botswana and Zambia.
This ended up being extremely educational as I could, for the first time in more than a year, experience the challenges our transportation network users have to experience every
10 Jan 2018
Women in Transport and Logistics CILTSA Launches Fully-funded Professional Training Programme for Women in Transport and Logistics
The historic, first-ever Candidacy Programme was launched recently, when 30 women in the Transport and Logistics industries were officially enrolled and became student members of
23 Nov 2017
Torbjorn Christensson is in it for the long haul Volvo Trucks South Africa has been one of the star performers of the long-haul industry in recent times, boasting top sales figures in the extra-heavy long market in 2016, due to their advanced safety features, fuel efficiency and after-sales services
2017 has seen a fierce battle for top spot between the Volvo FH and the Mercedes-Benz Actros, two of the most advanced trucks on the road. But The Volvo Group is not only
16 Nov 2017
Local news Bridgestone grows truck and bus footprint
Bridgestone South Africa has announced a new addition to its Firestone FS404 range of heavy duty vehicle tyres. Initially available only in 315/80 R22.5 sizing, the FS404 is now also available.
16 Feb 2017
Giving back Imperial’s health initiatives working for good in Africa
As a major sponsor of AIDS 2016, the international AIDS conference being held in Durban from the 18th to 22nd of July, Imperial believes in improving and facilitating healthcare across Africa.
02 Aug 2016
Skills development Imperial implements stringent driver training
Supply chain and logistics leader Imperial Logistics has added impetus to its drive for safer roads by implementing a stringent new driver training policy for the entire group. It includes assessments and conti
22 Jun 2016
Truck Insurance Risk management: On the frontline
It is often during economically trying times that companies and individuals are tempted to underinsure their fleets or vehicles.  However, the security of being appropriately insured matters most in 2016, with
22 Jun 2016
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