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Agile global supply chains: 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 6 hours ago

L'Oréal appoints new director of Midrand plant

L'Oréal South Africa has appointed Hlengiwe Mathenjwa as the new director of its Midrand manufacturing plant in Johannesburg...

1 day ago

Diageo to open its first carbon-neutral distillery

Diageo is building its first carbon-neutral distillery in the United States. The $130m distillery, which will produce Bulleit bourbon, is currently under construction...

2 days ago

Local manufacturing incubator to produce Dis-Chem uniforms

In a move to support local manufacturing and small enterprises, Dis-Chem Pharmacies will outsource the production of its staff uniforms via a small manufacturing incubator...

25 Jun 2020

Furniture manufacturers urged to explore available funding schemes

While the South African furniture manufacturing sector has endured some tough times in recent years, there are still significant financial incentives for high-quality projects.

24 Jun 2020

Industrial real estate is in high demand, here's why

Following the implementation of Level 3 lockdown, one particular property sector is making waves and has seen a noticeable spike in activity...

24 Jun 2020

5 truths about digital twins and predictive simulation

Manufacturers are faced with a new set of challenges, including how to predict market demand and achieve optimum productivity in ways that allow for social distancing...

By Kevin Subramani 24 Jun 2020

Mondelez International announces senior appointments in sub-Saharan Africa

Mondelez International is bolstering its regional leadership by appointing a new president of sub-Saharan Africa and managing director in SA...

23 Jun 2020

Steel producer fined R3.6m for contravening sections of Air Quality Act

The Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries has welcomed a R3.6m fine handed to a major steel-producing company after it admitted to contravening sections of the Air Quality Act...

18 Jun 2020

CEO Luc-Olivier Marquet on Unilever's response to Covid-19

Many Unilever brands form part of South Africans' everyday defence against the coronavirus...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 15 Jun 2020

General Electric's exit from lighting business is a warning to other players in the sector

After nearly 130 years in business and a series of breakthrough innovations that shaped the way we light up our homes, General Electric has sold its lighting division...

By Michael Weinold 9 Jun 2020

Bidvest Mobility expands its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers for hazardous applications

Bidvest Mobility has expanded its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers to meet the demand in the mining, oil and gas and other environments to digitise tasks in hazardous areas...

Issued by Bidvest Mobility 9 Jun 2020

Omni receives accreditation to deliver training and assessment through flexible online solutions with the W & R SETA

A feat for Omni HR Consulting, operating as an accredited private college within the framework of the Department of Education and Sector Education Training Authority landscape since 2009...

Issued by Omni HR Consulting 9 Jun 2020

Dave Govender takes helm as CEO of Bravo Group

Dave Govender has been appointed CEO of Bravo Group, Africa's largest manufacturer of furniture brands such as Sealy, Edblo, Gommagomma...

1 Jun 2020

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