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The rise of robotics in the automotive industry

When it comes to industrial robotics, there's no doubt that its' greatest impact is in the automotive industry...

1 day ago

Reflections from Michelin South Africa's new managing director

Since taking over as the managing director for Michelin South Africa, Marcus Baffoe-Bonnie has led the business, and its 10 cluster of countries, through major shifts that have built on the work of his predecessors...

Issued by Havas Johannesburg 17 Sep 2020

Classic car restorations offer keys to tackle rural poverty

Inspired by a TV show, Nosipho Kholutsoane saw a road out of poverty and an opportunity to develop industry and skills in the remote rural town of Mount Fletcher in the Eastern Cape...

8 Sep 2020

Female mechanical engineer breaks through gender-defined barriers

Working in a male-dominated industry can be a daunting prospect for a woman. But today, women are breaking through gender defined barriers, pursuing their dreams - no matter how diverse - while seeking workplace equality. Once such trailblazer is mechanical engineer Lelau Mojela...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 1 Sep 2020

Locally-produced tyre a game changer for trucking industry

Produced in the state-of-the-art Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal Truck Bus Radial manufacturing plant to meet the needs of the 'always on the road' trucking industry, Sumitomo Dunlop has launched a new premium drive truck tyre...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 31 Aug 2020

#AutomotiveAllies: Seama Govender

Seama Govender, nominated by Riaz Haffejee, is the group director for corporate services at Sumitomo Dunlop...

Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 27 Aug 2020

Lower human activity limiting tyre sales

Reduced human activity will be the reality for the foreseeable future and sustainability necessitates change within Sumitomo Dunlop, which manufactures the Sumitomo tyres, as well as Falken and Dunlop tyre brands...

By Tracy Hancock, Issued by Sumitomo Dunlop 24 Aug 2020

Let's #DoBizZA this September

The #DoBizZA Content Feature sponsorship will allow your organisation to be seen supporting local, homemade and homegrown heroes, across 19 sectors on Biz, in the month-long celebration of all things local...

Issued by 18 Aug 2020

Reduce your windscreen costs and still stay safe

Times are tough, and every South African is looking to save money wherever they can...

By Filum Ho 28 Jul 2020

African self-reliance in meeting Covid-19 challenges

The Covid-19 pandemic has revealed the extent of Africa's reliance on imports...

28 Jul 2020

Report reveals safety not a priority for SA car buyers

Buying a car, new or secondhand, is a big financial commitment and the buyer wants to know they are getting bang for their buck, along with all the things which they most desire in a car...

20 Jul 2020

Supporting manufacturers through a time of change

Manufacturing is a key driver of job creation and national economies in general. But a component of manufacturing that is often taken for granted is supply chains...

By Christopher Veerasamy 7 Jul 2020

Introducing the city-smart new Kia Picanto Runner

Kia Motors South Africa has expanded its LCV offering with the introduction of the new Kia Picanto Runner, a compact and cost-effective urban delivery vehicle offering all the comfort, convenience and safety features the Picanto is known for, combined with the practicality of a functional load bay...

Issued by Kia Motors South Africa 3 Jul 2020

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