Cari Van Wyk
Innovation in transport calls for equally innovative change in vehicle insurance

Innovation in transport calls for equally innovative change in vehicle insurance[Cari Van Wyk] We spoke to Rudolf Britz about how market changes, new technology, and innovative companies in the transport industry are disrupting the insurance industry...

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Angie White
Angie White
[Fleet Management] To celebrate this year's Highway Heroes announcement, Regent will host an awards dinner on 17 November at Scarlett Ribbon in Edenvale, Johannesburg, supported and attended by the best of South Africa's entertainment industry.
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Cari Van Wyk
#APE2016: Fostering trade and development through port business hubs

Simisa via  - Port Louis, Mauritius
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[Cari Van Wyk] We spoke to Aruna Bunwaree-Ramsaha, deputy director general, Mauritius Ports Authority, about the development of business hubs close to ports and what these hubs mean for trade and...

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Cari Van Wyk
#MobilityIndaba: rethinking mobility for Cape Town's sake

#MobilityIndaba: rethinking mobility for Cape Town's sake[Cari Van Wyk] With mobility as the main focus, #CoCreate2Move engages all attendees, encouraging them to rethink the way we move about the city and co-create plans to move the city forward...

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Cari Van Wyk
#InnovationMonth: from one driver to a sustainable transport company

#InnovationMonth: from one driver to a sustainable transport company[Cari Van Wyk] William and Linell Schmidt, started the Limetime Shuttle service with one drive in 2013. Now they travel to 19 different destinations and passed the 1 million km mark...

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Cari Van Wyk
#InnovationMonth: Carpooling for trees

#InnovationMonth: Carpooling for trees
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[Cari Van Wyk] Transport Month in October will see SA's fourth Carpool Week taking place from 3-9 October. Last year it was 'Carpool Karaoke', this year everyone will be carpooling for trees...

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Cari Van Wyk
#InnovationMonth: SA landscapes through the eyes of truck drivers

#InnovationMonth: SA landscapes through the eyes of truck drivers[Cari Van Wyk] Truck drivers spend hours on the road, travelling the country from corner to corner. Barloworld Transport partnered with Hello Square and some of South Africa's top Instagrammers for an innovative Instagram campaign...

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Kate Stubbs
Harnessing change: why future success belongs to the first movers

Kate Stubbs
Kate Stubbs
[Kate Stubbs] Many are looking to capitalise on key opportunities and trends that have very clearly emerged from a complex and fast-moving business ecosystem...

Posted 3 months ago | Like
Kate Stubbs
A complex marketplace demands a 'Smart Strategy'

A complex marketplace demands a 'Smart Strategy'
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[Kate Stubbs] In today's business environment, one of the major obstacles to long-term success is the belief that a business can generalise - and be all things to all people....

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Cari Van Wyk
#WomensMonth: Making Elegant Fuel with Faith Modipa

Faith Modipa
Faith Modipa
[Cari Van Wyk] Faith Modipa is a woman on the go. She climbed the ladder from administrator to partner and co-director at Elegant Fuel and helped the company grow as she went about her business...

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Grant Marshbank
Integrated technology mindset needed for logistics success

Integrated technology mindset needed for logistics success
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[Grant Marshbank] Solution buzzwords in the logistics industry are often abused as blanket statements for empty promises. The intentions held by those overused words are however still the stepping stones...

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Cari Van Wyk
Finding solutions to disrupted Wi-Fi in the warehouse

Finding solutions to disrupted Wi-Fi in the warehouse[Cari Van Wyk] I spoke to Riaan Graham from Ruckus Wireless sub-Saharan Africa, about the role of Wi-Fi in warehousing and finding technology/solutions to address disrupted Wi-Fi connectivity...

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Cari Van Wyk
#MandelaMonth: Klipstone Transport helps to grow Eldorado Park Primary

#MandelaMonth: Klipstone Transport helps to grow Eldorado Park Primary[Cari Van Wyk] On Mandela Day, Klipstone Transport, in a bid to provide Eldorado Park Primary school with a sustainable food solution and education, launched a CSI project...

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Hein Pretorius
Warehouse management systems essential to delivering online promises

Warehouse management systems essential to delivering online promises
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[Hein Pretorius] The online race for capturing the biggest share of the customer's wallet has left many a traditional retailer trailing behind, not through technology but through the offline movement of ordered goods...

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Kate Stubbs
Why is outsourcing still a dirty word?

Why is outsourcing still a dirty word?[Kate Stubbs] Amongst South African business leaders, outsourcing is still something of a dirty word. For many, it denotes weakness and an inability to properly grow and manage...

Posted 5 months ago | Like
Cari Van Wyk
#YouthMonth: Creating the largest digital transport marketplace in Africa

#YouthMonth: Creating the largest digital transport marketplace in Africa[Cari Van Wyk] As we are celebrating the success of South Africa's youth, I asked Rion Henning, starter-upper, founder and managing director of BidShip, the Uber of logistics, to tell us about his journey to success...

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Kate Stubbs
Forget cost management, think value management

Forget cost management, think value management
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[Kate Stubbs] As a business, it has always been wise to regularly look back and reflect on progress (or the lack thereof), and to then take stock of the current trajectory...

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Cari Van Wyk
Traffic is a fact of life, but we can plan smarter

The TomTom Team
The TomTom Team
[Cari Van Wyk] TomTom recently released the results from the TomTom Traffic Index 2016. We asked TomTom traffic analyst, Jaap Schaapherder to shed some extra light on their findings...

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Cari Van Wyk
#CommerceMonth: ACSA elements for e-commerce success

#CommerceMonth: ACSA elements for e-commerce success[Cari Van Wyk] ACSA hopped on the e-commerce bandwagon (or should we say flight) and took Duty Free Shopping online, with their own portal. We spoke to Shethal Badal about ACSA's e-commerce journey...

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Cari Van Wyk
#CommerceMonth: Speeding things up with KaChing

Jaco Marais
Jaco Marais
[Cari Van Wyk] We asked Jaco Marais, co-founder and managing director, to tell us more about KaChing, how it facilitates commerce and how it has been influenced by e-commerce...

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