Cari Van Wyk
#DesignMonth: Getting people where they want to go

#DesignMonth: Getting people where they want to go[Cari Van Wyk] Urged by unreliable public transport and a desperate need to get to class on time, Devin de Vries and Chris King started an innovative company...

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Kate Stubbs
Five megatrends set to impact your business

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[Kate Stubbs] There are what research group Frost & Sullivan define as 'megatrends' that demand a different and more strategic approach from business leaders...

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Cari Van Wyk
[BizTrends 2016] Fleet management trends with Dr David Molapo

[BizTrends 2016] Fleet management trends with Dr David Molapo[Cari Van Wyk] With economic relief unlikely anytime soon, South African fleet managers are set to continue in belt-tightening mode through the coming year...

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Cari Van Wyk
[BizTrends 2016] Logistics trends with Lelanie Prinsloo

[BizTrends 2016] Logistics trends with Lelanie Prinsloo[Cari Van Wyk] Logistics itself is my passion. It is the energy of movement, and essential in our economy and everyday existence. - Lelanie Prinsloo.

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Nicci Botha
[BizTrends 2016] Five logistics trends to look out for in 2016

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[Nicci Botha] By embracing technology, supply chains will be able to deliver on time and within budget this year, despite slow economic growth, increasing costs...

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Cari Van Wyk
Efficiency in a box

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The ByBox
[Cari Van Wyk] In a move to revolutionise the delivery of essential parts for the repair of office hardware across the country, Nashua in partnership with UTi, rolled out an innovative solution...

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Kate Stubbs
Leaders need to plan for industry disruption

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[Kate Stubbs] The working world of today is characterised by constant change. Across indsutries and sector, the business landscape is dominated by change and market disruption...

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Martin Vergunst
Converging technologies unlocking greater efficiencies for logistics operators

Converging technologies unlocking greater efficiencies for logistics operators[Martin Vergunst] The convergence of technologies such as Cloud computing, mobility, Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are creating unprecedented opportunities for logistics operators...

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Martin Vergunst
Predictive maintenance: reducing costs, increasing uptime in the transportation sector

Predictive maintenance: reducing costs, increasing uptime in the transportation sector[Martin Vergunst] The use of intelligent predictive maintenance platforms for organisations in the transportation sector can unleash powerful business advantages...

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Rhys Evans
Tighter control in transport industry needed to curb drunk-driving accidents

Tighter control in transport industry needed to curb drunk-driving accidents[Rhys Evans] The reality is that many accidents are caused by professional drivers in the transport industry and the number of accidents caused by driving under the influence...

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Nicci Botha
[#WomenInBiz] The sky's the limit, Q&A with Jane Trembath

[#WomenInBiz] The sky's the limit, Q&A with Jane Trembath[Nicci Botha] It was only in 2007 that South Africa had its first female commander on long-range international flights when Jane Trembath took the helm...

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David Telford
When driving supply chain performance, visibility is key

When driving supply chain performance, visibility is key[David Telford] At its heart, supply chain management requires a balancing of operational efficiency, customer satisfaction and quality...

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Rhys Evans
Benefits of alcohol testing in transport

Benefits of alcohol testing in transport[Rhys Evans] The trucking and transportation sector is vital to the economic wellbeing of South Africa, ensuring the flow of goods between provinces for both local consumption and export...

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Cari Van Wyk
SA growing with AGOA, Q&A with Matthew Conroy

SA growing with AGOA, Q&A with Matthew Conroy[Cari Van Wyk] The African Growth and Opportunity Act, legislation that focusses on assisting economies of sub-Saharan Africa as well as improving economic relations between...

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Cari Van Wyk
Going somewhere? Don't forget to take TomTom Start 50 with you.

Going somewhere? Don't forget to take TomTom Start 50 with you.[Cari Van Wyk] The TomTom Start 50 is an entry-level product that is a perfect little travelling companion, especially if you're a new driver...

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Cari Van Wyk
Charles Brewer: 2015 to be a year of growth for the logistics industry in Africa

Charles Brewer: 2015 to be a year of growth for the logistics industry in Africa[Cari Van Wyk] The World Economic Forum on Africa 2015 conference, held to mark 25 years of economic change in Africa, concluded last week...

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Mario Landman
Supply chain management concerned about skills shortage

Supply chain management concerned about skills shortage[Mario Landman] Skills shortages continue to bedevil the logistics and supply chain industry, with practitioners reporting shortages of up to 64% in positions that require a bachelor's degree.

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Jacques van Niekerk
SAA reports another loss but raises revenue

SAA reports another loss but raises revenue[Jacques van Niekerk] South Africa's national carrier, SAA, reported a loss of R1.2bn before tax in results for 2012 and 2013, published months late.

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Coerene Vosloo
Ireland is open for business

Ireland is open for business[Coerene Vosloo] The 5th Irish Trade Mission for South Africa and the Sub-Sahara region in conjunction with the Africacom trade fair, was addressed by a recent visit from the Irish Minister of International Trade, Joe Costello.

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Rob Baker
The role of a state-owned airline

Rob Baker[Rob Baker] Whilst government has a clear role in delivering essential services to the needy, you won't find many of the millions of suffering South Africans at airports or on flights. Quite the opposite in fact, as once you've become a "jetsetter" you've arrived at a space unavailable to the poor. So, why are government involved in the airline industry?

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