Boris Dzhingarov
How businesses can make their logistics and supply lines more eco-friendly - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Supply chains and logistics are crucial parts of any business but more needs to be done to ensure that they are as eco-friendly as possible...

Posted 9 days ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
#EntrepreneurMonth: The humble beginnings of a bicycle courier company

#EntrepreneurMonth: The humble beginnings of a bicycle courier company[Ilse van den Berg] Iyeza Health, the brainchild of two young entrepreneurs, Sizwe Nzima and Siraaj Adams, started off as a bicycle courier company to ease the burden of medicine collection for their community...

Posted 12 days ago | Like
Tom Jackson
Mobility startups invited to apply for Man accelerator

Mobility startups invited to apply for Man accelerator[Tom Jackson] African mobility startups are invited to apply for the Man Truck and Bus Impact Accelerator, which offers access to mentorship and visits to mobility hotspots in Cape Town, Mumbai, Munich, and San Francisco...

Posted 22 days ago | Like
Morné Stoltz
Want to improve profits in the trucking industry? Focus on safety

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Photo by Mrigendra Chauhan on Unsplash
[Morné Stoltz] Road freight's steady growth trajectory looks set to continue, but it is paralleled by a troubling rise in accidents involving trucks...

Posted 1 month ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
#InnovationMonth: Matchbox app matches containers with transporters

#InnovationMonth: Matchbox app matches containers with transporters[Ilse van den Berg] It seems there is no area in South Africa where innovation and creativity isn't disrupting the industry. Especially in the logistics space, there's been forward-thinking individuals and companies all aiming to make the industry more efficient...

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Ilse van den Berg
Uber to go public, launches Movement tool

Uber to go public, launches Movement tool[Ilse van den Berg] NEWSWATCH: Things have no doubt been abuzz at Uber with new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi wanting to take the company public in the next 18 to 36 months. In addition, the company has officially launched its Movement tool...

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Kyle Cowan
Former Prasa CFO must pay back just over R8.2m

Former Prasa CFO must pay back just over R8.2m[Kyle Cowan] Former Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) chief financial officer (CFO), Fenton Gastin, must pay back just over R8.2-million he received in terms of invalidated contracts signed by Lucky Montana...

Posted 2 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
#WomensMonth: Benji Coetzee's Empty Trips revolutionises logistics

Benji Coetzee
Benji Coetzee
[Ilse van den Berg] The Empty Trips platform connects those with spare capacity on their vehicles (truck, boat or plane) with those who require goods transported in Africa. I chatted to founder, Benji Coetzee, to find out how her brainchild...

Posted 2 months ago | Like
Boris Dzhingarov
Africa is vast, ensure aircraft last - Monetary Library

Africa is vast, ensure aircraft last[Boris Dzhingarov] The best way to keep yourself safe in the air is to source components which are trustworthy and vetted before their purchase and installation...

Posted 4 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
How streets can help bridge social and spatial divides

Image: Bruce Sutherland
Image: Bruce Sutherland
[Ilse van den Berg] I recently had a very inspiring conversation with Marcela Guerrero Casas, co-founder and MD of Open Streets Cape Town about the power of streets and its ability to bridge social and spatial divides...

Posted 4 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
Ilse van den Berg
[Transport] Every Sunday from 7am-2pm nearly two million residents of Bogota, Colombia enjoy 120km of car-free streets.
Posted 4 months ago | Like
Kate Stubbs
Preparing for a future underpinned by smart technology - Barloworld Logistics

Kate Stubbs[Kate Stubbs] Faced with ongoing disruption that is largely being fuelled by technology and innovative software development, almost every industry is being forced to rethink traditional strategies...

Posted 5 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
Ilse van den Berg
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Ilse van den Berg
Cape Town to get five new MyCiTi corridor routes

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[Ilse van den Berg] NEWSWATCH: The green light has been given to start the rollout of five new MyCiTi corridor routes across the city of Cape Town...

Posted 5 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
Ridesharing easing traffic congestion in Cape Town

Ridesharing easing traffic congestion in Cape Town
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[Ilse van den Berg] If you've ever found yourself behind a steering wheel during peak times, you'll probably agree that urban mobility requires drastic change across our country...

Posted 5 months ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
Nationwide bus strike underway

Nationwide bus strike underway[Ilse van den Berg] NEWSWATCH: Chaos is underway as a nationwide bus strike kicks off today across South Africa. About 25,000 bus drivers are on an indefinite strike from today, Wednesday, 12 April 2017, following the collapse of wage negotiations...

Posted 6 months ago | Like
Morné Stoltz
Automatic trucks is the way to go for fleet owners

Automatic trucks is the way to go for fleet owners
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[Morné Stoltz] For fleet owners, the arguments for automatic trucks are making more and more sense. For one thing, automatic transmission reduces the impact of an unskilled driver on fuel efficiency...

Posted 6 months ago | Like (1)
Ilse van den Berg
#BrandManagerMonth: Building a new brand in SA

Pauline du Paty
Pauline du Paty
[Ilse van den Berg] I often wonder how I managed before Uber came waltzing into my life, solving the parking issue I so often have when in town, simplifying short distance travel and even pickups from the airport. But what about longer distances?

Posted 7 months ago | Like
Harry van Huyssteen
Big Data to spur more efficient, more reliable public transport

Big Data to spur more efficient, more reliable public transport
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[Harry van Huyssteen] South Africa is battling some unique challenges in the field of public transport: the legacies of historical urban planning programmes, complex inter-relationships of formal and informal travel systems...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Harry van Huyssteen
#InnovationMonth: Technology's crucial role in developing economic transport hubs

- Metrocable, Medellín, Colombia
[[http://www.designother90.org/solution/medellin-metrocable-and-northeast-integral-urban-project/ Image Source: Design Other 90 Network]] - Metrocable, Medellín, Colombia
[Harry van Huyssteen] With innovations like high-speed connectivity, sensors, big data, geolocation and mobile services, transit routes can become the connective tissue that creates stronger communities and...

Posted 1 year ago | Like