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'Uber-for-documents' startup launches in CPT

A new courier service based on an Uber-for-documents model is launching in Cape Town and may spread to other cities...

By Duncan Alfreds 28 May 2015 12:36

Vast opportunities for South African businesses to stimulate trade

South Africa is currently rated 100 out of 189 economies when it comes to the ease of trading across borders...

27 May 2015 12:40

Relinking the chain in supply chain management

Globalisation, effected through high speech technological advancement, has put paid to 'business as usual'. In most industries, these changes have been so dramatic that business models have virtually been made redundant...

By Dr Frances Wright 20 May 2015 10:50

Santova acquires procurement and logistics business AEMC for R1.6m

Supply chain management specialist Santova (SNV) on Tuesday, 5 May, said it had agreed to acquire the Cape Town-based procurement and logistics business AEMC for a purchase consideration of R1.6m...

By Colleen Goko 6 May 2015 07:03

Coega welcomes first project tenant to Ngqura port

ALE Heavylift South Africa is the first project tenant that will operate from and make use of the newly established Coega Industrial Development Zone's (IDZ) new R9 million 12-hectare lay-down area....

30 Apr 2015 11:50

Voting opens for TruckX Awards 2015

The commercial vehicle, fleet and logistics sectors are invited to vote for the TruckX Awards, which form part of the TruckX Expo Conference and Awards being held at Sandton Convention Centre on 9 July 2015...

21 Apr 2015 10:22

Brown updates SA on electricity shortages

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has called on Eskom's residential and business customers to use energy sparingly as the winter season approaches...

16 Apr 2015 09:21

Retailers still waiting for profits from omni-channel selling

The Omni-Channel Fulfilment Imperative report has revealed the enormous amount of resources that retailers and consumer goods manufacturers are spending to improve their omni-channel sales capabilities but it is not yet profitable...

15 Apr 2015 14:25

Parcel pick-up points perfected with Pargo

Pargo is a convenient parcel pick-up point solution, which allows consumers to collect parcels at a store of their choosing, will now be operating in over 100 outlets nationwide...

14 Apr 2015 15:49

Nedbank, IFC provide $50m finance and warehouse scheme

Nedbank (through its Capital Division) together with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have launched a $50-million facility to help commodity traders and processors in sub-Saharan Africa import agricultural commodities and export cash crops...

10 Apr 2015 07:00

Dual distribution arrangements - lining up with international practice

Dual distribution is potentially a very effective method for manufacturers to get their products to market. It can allow them to take advantage of efficiencies offered by third-party distributors...

By Aidan Scallan and Schalk van Rensburg 7 Apr 2015 13:24

Etihad deploys pharmaceutical protection plans for its planes

Etihad Cargo, the freight division of UAE carrier Etihad Airways, has unveiled TempCheck, its new cargo solution created to ensure the integrity of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical and healthcare products...

1 Apr 2015 12:41

E-toll Alli gets tagged

The SA National Roads Agency Limited's head allegedly flouted regulations regarding proposed toll roads in Western Cape. There are also allegations of forgery of court documents in another legal battle...

31 Mar 2015 08:00

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