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The importance of undercover agents in transport
The importance of undercover agents in transport

The transportation industry provides a vital service to the South African business industry at large. Transporting goods and supplies from one location to another is a vital, but also very risky business.

19 Jun 2019

ETV 216i wins IFOY Award in the Warehouse Truck category

Jungheinrich's ETV 216i, the first reach truck in the world with standard built-in lithium-ion battery, has received the IFOY Award in Vienna...

Issued by Jungheinrich South Africa 30 Apr 2019

8 supply chain technology trends to watch
8 supply chain technology trends to watch

With supply chains becoming increasingly globalised and more complex, organisations should know all parties in their supply chain network and trust them...

25 Apr 2019

Apply now for Shoprite 2019 bursary
Apply now for Shoprite 2019 bursary

Shoprite is still accepting bursary applications for the 2019 academic year...

17 Apr 2019

Why you should invest in the industrial property sector in 2019
Why you should invest in the industrial property sector in 2019

Industrial property's top performance is comparison to other sectors is likely to continue going forward, according to Tony Bales, industrial property expert at Epping Property...

17 Apr 2019

What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?
What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?

Logistics businesses in South Africa continue to show resilience despite the prevailing economic headwinds...

5 Apr 2019

R18bn expansion plan for Dube Trade Port
R18bn expansion plan for Dube Trade Port

The Dube Trade Port Special Economic Zone (DTP SEZ) in KwaZulu-Natal continues to experience an unprecedented wave of investments...

20 Mar 2019

Africa's heightened appeal as a trade and export destination
Africa's heightened appeal as a trade and export destination

Africa is open for business. With average annual growth for sub-Saharan Africa forecast at 8% until 2023, the continent is looking increasingly attractive as a trade and export destination...

15 Mar 2019

How an efficient warehouse operation could save you a sale
How an efficient warehouse operation could save you a sale

One of the biggest frustrations instore shoppers face is not being able to find products they're looking for - whether they are sold out, hard to find or simply not practical to keep in stock...

By Mark Thomson 15 Feb 2019

DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics
DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics

DHL Global Forwarding has consolidated its portfolio of humanitarian logistics services within its first Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics in Dubai...

8 Feb 2019

Nominated for three IFOY Awards
Nominated for three IFOY Awards

Jungheinrich has been nominated in 2019 for a total of three IFOY Awards. For yet another year, this makes Jungheinrich the company with the most nominations in the IFOY competition...

Issued by Jungheinrich South Africa 23 Jan 2019

Doing more with less through technology
Doing more with less through technology

The concept of scale - the average fixed-cost unit decreasing as volume increases - is critical to enable a business to be cost-effective and efficient....

19 Dec 2018

Click and Collect reveals record breaking numbers for Black Friday
Click and Collect reveals record breaking numbers for Black Friday

More online shoppers turned to 'Click and Collect' as a delivery option during this year's Black Friday shopping frenzy...

7 Dec 2018

Jungheinrich's new EKM 202
Jungheinrich's new EKM 202

Jungheinrich presents the latest generation of its EKM 202 small parts order picker...

Issued by Jungheinrich South Africa 15 Nov 2018

First phase of revitalised Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park launched
First phase of revitalised R50m Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park launched

The newly revitalised Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park should be used to inspire confidence in the South African economy...

1 Nov 2018

Industrial, logistics accommodation growing in strength - report
Industrial, logistics accommodation growing in strength - report

According to a new report from JLL, the inflow of imports, mostly consumer goods, is contributing to increasing demand for storage, logistics and warehousing services in South Africa...

31 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

The future of logistics depends on key elements
The future of logistics depends on key elements

DHL recently showcased the key trends that could impact the logistics industry in the future...

1 Oct 2018

Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy
Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy

Africa's growing populations create an increasing demand for transport infrastructure...

18 Sep 2018

ERP enabling more efficient warehouse automation
ERP enabling more efficient warehouse automation

While machine-learning and artificial intelligence (AI) has gotten its share of the limelight recently, there is a third component that is becoming more prevalent...

10 Sep 2018

Supplier Award 2018 for Imperial Logistics
Supplier Award 2018 for Imperial Logistics

Imperial Logistics has been named "Best European Warehouse Supplier 2018" by Versum Materials, a leading electronic materials company providing high-purity chemicals and gases, delivery systems, services and materials expertise...

Issued by Imperial Logistics 7 Sep 2018

Fastvan launches SaaS platform
Fastvan launches SaaS platform

In keeping with its vision of redefining the way shipping is done, Fastvan has launched an end-to-end on-demand SaaS platform...

6 Sep 2018

New R27m bridge over R300 now open
New R27m bridge over R300 now open

Redefine Properties and VDMV Property Group on Friday, 24 August, officially opened the upgraded Cilmor road bridge over the R300...

28 Aug 2018

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Investors notice Africa's transport and logistics opportunities

Improved trade and transport linkages between African countries could open up new markets for businesses...

21 Aug 2018

The new load securing system.
Serco to help Spar with load securing

Serco, in conjunction with Loadlok has developed a shoring system for Spar in the Western Cape...

6 Aug 2018

Prospects of pallet trucks market remain positive
Prospects of pallet trucks market remain positive

According to a recent Fact.MR study, prospects of the pallet trucks market remain positive. The study estimates the global sales of pallet trucks to bring in approximately $1,4m by end-2028...

11 Jul 2018

Watch robots pack groceries in Ocado's automated warehouse
Watch robots pack groceries in Ocado's automated warehouse

Inside a warehouse located in the small town of Andover, England, more than 1,000 robots seamlessly navigate around a three-storey-high aluminium grid packing groceries for online shoppers...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Jun 2018

BMW has built five prototypes of its Personal Mover Concept so far.
BMW's 'personal mover concept' takes factory workers for a ride

Automotive factories can be big spaces requiring workers to cover serious miles as they go about their business. In the case of BMW, some employees can walk up to 12km a day, often carting around parts with them...

By Nick Lavars 30 May 2018

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