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The keys to success for expanding into Africa

The efforts of many South African manufacturers to expand into Africa have failed. According to speakers lined-up for the 2016 SAPICS conference, they make two mistakes...

22 Apr 2016

Supply chain failures can be prevented, says SAPICS GM

Supply chain failure can result in empty store shelves, infrastructure in various states of breakdown...

19 Apr 2016

Who will be the Highway Heroes of 2016?

Regent Insurance launched the 2016 Highway Heroes campaign. A cash prize will be awarded to South Africa's top three truck drivers and...

13 Apr 2016

Think digital supply chains

Digital integration has been absorbed organically in environments such as tourism and marketing, but supply chain and manufacturing professionals have been sluggish...

12 Apr 2016

New cold storage warehouse gives Imperial clients an edge

Investment in a new, state-of-the-art cold storage warehouse enables improved service levels, turnaround times and supports clients' growth strategies...

11 Apr 2016

Transnet ports task team in place for large grain imports

Transnet Port Terminals has set up a task team to prepare its facilities for the seven million tonnes of grain that will be imported to compensate for a shortage...

By Nompumelelo Magwaza 8 Apr 2016

Joint venture to provide some XtraSpace in Mauritius

In a joint venture with Multibox, Mauritius' fist self-storage operator, national provider of flexible space solutions, XtraSpace has set up shop on the island...

1 Apr 2016

Import/export container market to contract by 5%

According to the Maersk Trade Report, it is anticipated that the import and export container market will contract by about 5% during the first quarter...

18 Mar 2016

SA Florist: Delivery in the dawn of the on-demand revolution

Same-day, all-day delivery? Yup, SA Florist launched it's revolutionary, Uber-style Zoom Bloom delivery service in response to the On-Demand Economy and consumers becoming...

By Cari Van Wyk 18 Mar 2016

#BrandManagerMonth: A brand is a promise

I can confidently say that every brand has many stories to tell - these stories engage, inform, surprise, delight, and impact their audience... and I am the conduit between the brand and the media.

By Cari Van Wyk 17 Mar 2016

Medu Capital adds to portfolio of established enterprises

Medu Capital (Pty) Ltd, a South African private equity company focused on established medium sized owner-managed businesses, today announced

14 Mar 2016

Amazon to launch air cargo service in US

NEW YORK, USA: Online retail titan Amazon is starting up its own air cargo service, laying down a challenge to companies like Fedex and UPS, which deliver much of its goods...

10 Mar 2016

BidShip startup to become the Uber of logistics

We asked Rion Henning, founder and managing director of BidShip, to tell us more about BidShip and the role it will play...

By Cari Van Wyk 8 Mar 2016

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