Conducted by Frost & Sullivan, the 12th Barloworld Logistics supplychainforesight report clearly identified a looming supply chain disconnect among local business and interestingly most critical supply chain challenges were connected to people's attitudes or approaches to change.
25 Nov 2015 08:28
Infrastructure at various states of breakdown, empty store shelves, and high pollution levels may sound like a movie about a post-apocalyptic world, but these issues, together with the lack of basic services and resources, forms the reality of a world without efficient supply chain management.
24 Nov 2015 14:02
With at least eight luxury cruise lines and over ten passenger vessels set to ferry both domestic and international tourists across the country's port cities, South Africa's ports are ramping up for the cruise season, which officially kicked off in October with a number of smaller vessels already having called at South Africa's ports. They are en route to and from travel hotspots in Africa, Europe, the Far East, the Mediterranean, South America and more.
23 Nov 2015 15:09
Etihad Airways is launching a new twice-weekly service between Abu Dhabi and Rabat to create a direct link between the two capitals.
23 Nov 2015 09:26
The Passenger Rail Authority of SA's board was sent packing by parliament's Scopa expenditure committee yesterday after it failed to answer questions over the procurement of new locomotives.
19 Nov 2015 16:02
CAPE TOWN: An investigation by auditors into why South African Airways (SAA) continues to make losses "when its planes are full" has uncovered major irregularities including poor procurement practices, a board member told MPs yesterday. The airline spends about R25bn a year on goods and services, but some of this did not generate value for money, an EY probe found.
19 Nov 2015 15:56
Martijn van Dam, Minister fro Agriculture from the Netherlands, visited the Garden of the Future, an exhibition that showcases successful Dutch-South African partnerships, in Cape Town marking the largest Dutch trade mission to the African continent in history. Over 75 Dutch companies in the fields of Water, Agri Food and Horticulture, Health and Transport and Logistics joined him to strengthen and explore trade relations between the two countries.
19 Nov 2015 13:04
Boeing, SkyNRG and SAA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on creating a sustainable value chain for the introduction of sustainable biofuels in the aviation industry. The signing of the MoU re-affirms their commitment to finding sustainable solutions to reducing carbon emissions.
19 Nov 2015 10:08