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Turning the warehouse from cost centre to differentiator

Warehouse investment is on the up: 39% of companies plan to increase the number of warehouses and 33% to expand their size...

29 May 2015 09:50

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

Weaker Rand pushes laptop prices up

South Africans could see an increase in the price of laptops as the Rand continues its downward slide against major international currencies...

By Duncan Alfreds 26 May 2015 10:55

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

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

International trade securities increased in Africa

Three African countries, namely Sudan, South Sudan and Djibouti have been added to the EU list of red countries, a classification that results in strict security measures being imposed on goods transported across the country's borders...

9 Apr 2015 12:02

SAAFF, the future frontier - topic at 2015 Annual Congress

Aptly themed 'New Frontiers', the South African Association of Freight Forwarders' (SAAFF) annual Congress takes place 14-16 October 2015 at the ICC in Durban...

12 Mar 2015 11:29

Coega plan under way for cargo airport

Coega could soon become a multi-platform international transportation hub with plans for a cargo airport under way...

11 Mar 2015 16:37

Budget 2015: Read the fine print

Although Budget 2015 has delivered some good news for small business, the South African Institute for Professional Accountants (SAIPA) says it's not all good news...

26 Feb 2015 11:16

ICT services key to unlocking South Africa's logistics potential

For many sub-Saharan countries, South Africa is often considered the gateway to the African continent, and is currently in a strong position with regard to international shipping and trade - both into and from Africa...

By Tony Willis 18 Feb 2015 08:39

Fuel-saving app from TouchFoundry

TouchFoundry has launched 'FillApp', a smart, free app that will save South African consumers money, as it calculates whether they should fill their car before or after fuel price changes...

30 Jan 2015 14:02

African Union agrees 'substantive' transport deal with China

China and the African Union agreed Tuesday, 27 January, an ambitious plan to develop road, rail and air transport routes to link capitals across the continent...

28 Jan 2015 12:39

Road is still king of freight

Freight movers in SA still prefer road transport to rail to transport goods locally, hindering Transnet's efforts to get rail-friendly cargo off the roads...

By Andiswa Maqutu 27 Jan 2015 16:28

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