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Dubai's DP World to acquire SA logistics firm Imperial for $880m

Dubai's DP World said on Thursday it had made a cash offer of R12.73bn to acquire all shares of South African firm Imperial Logistics...

8 Jul 2021

Bolt Food, Pathway Cycles initiative puts new spin on food deliveries

Bolt Food in partnership with Pathway Cycles in Cape Town are looking to change the way food is delivered with a pilot project that will see couriers using electric bicycles as their mode of transport...

11 Jun 2021

Serco to supply vehicles for Bakers SA Limited's fleet refurbishment

The Protec steel dryliners are currently being built at Serco factories and will be handed over during the next few months as chassis become available...

31 May 2021

5 ways to mitigate the impact of poor road infrastructure on your fleet

For those responsible for the truck fleets that keep goods moving in, out and around the country, the state of our roads is an important factor that can impact both profitability and productivity...

By Jason Mellow 17 May 2021

How the rise of online shopping could shake up retail employment

Motorcycle drivers delivering goods have become ubiquitous on SA's roads. But are these drivers part of the wholesale and retail sector, or are they part of the road freight and logistics industry?

11 May 2021

Ctrack Freight Transport Index: A small decline hides massive winners, losers in freight sub-sectors

The month of February was the 18th consecutive month in which the Ctrack Freight Transport Index showed a decline. Like January, the February year-on-year decline was marginal, although greater than that of January...

12 Apr 2021

How telematics can improve e-commerce in SA during Covid-19

With more people choosing online as their preferred shopping channel, now would be the right time for the e-commerce sector to adopt telematics technology...

By Justin Manson 8 Apr 2021

To insure or self-insure? A conundrum for fleet operators

Fleet insurance is essential for businesses with vehicle fleets and drivers...

5 Mar 2021

Apply for Gibela bursary for engineering

Train-maker, Gibela is offering 210 bursaries to eligible candidates this year, for post-matric study in an array of engineering-related fields...

5 Feb 2021

Optimising meal kit delivery services in the digital age

Meal kit services may be the easiest way to get food on the table, but the supply chain behind this business model is complex and time-pressured...

21 Dec 2020

Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackings

An alarming increase in truck hijackings has raised a red flag for fleet owners to be extra vigilant over the festive season...

9 Dec 2020

KZN Premier appeals for calm in trucking industry

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala has appealed for calm and a peaceful resolution to all the concerns facing truck drivers and the road freight industry as a whole.

24 Nov 2020

Get to grips with AARTO with an online course from expert

Alta Swanepoel has developed an online training course to assist company representatives and individuals understand the impact of the AARTO legislation...

Issued by LexisNexis 11 Nov 2020

Why not try a career in logistics and supply chain management?

Why choose IIE Rosebank College to kickstart your logistics career...

Issued by Rosebank College 5 Nov 2020






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