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

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...

Justin Manson 8 Apr 2021

National Treasury awards Vodacom with new mobile communication services contract
National Treasury awards Vodacom with new mobile communication services contractArticle

The National Treasury has chosen to retain the services of Vodacom, awarding the company with a new mobile communication services contract...

31 Mar 2021

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

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

5 Mar 2021

Optimising meal kit delivery services in the digital age
Optimising meal kit delivery services in the digital ageArticle

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...

10 Dec 2020

Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackings
Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackingsArticle

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

Leasing versus ownership is not a clear-cut decision
Leasing versus ownership is not a clear-cut decisionArticle

To lease a fleet of vehicles versus ownership is a decision most fleet operators and businesses will have to make from time to time. The choice is a complex one, and making the right decision isn't always as clear cut as one might think or hope it is...

John Loxton 1 Oct 2020

Contactless signature solution for the courier industry launches in SA
Contactless signature solution for the courier industry launches in SAArticle

Social distancing is changing the way we do business and until we can 3D print all we need at home or the office, the delivery of goods still needs to be physically transported, delivered and accepted by the customer....

24 Aug 2020

There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars - focus on trucks and buses instead
There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars - focus on trucks and buses insteadArticle

Electric vehicles can have a positive impact on the climate and air pollution levels, but governments should rethink how they electrify the transportation network...

Cameron Roberts 31 Jul 2020

Marcia Mayaba elected as national vice chairperson of NADA
Marcia Mayaba elected as national vice chairperson of NADAArticle

Marcia Mayaba has been elected as the National Automobile Dealers' Association's (NADA) new vice-chairperson effective immediately...

29 Jul 2020

RFA's new online platform helps strengthen road freight operations
RFA's new online platform helps strengthen road freight operationsArticle

As demand for road freight continue to plummet and increase costs for trucking companies amidst the stringent lockdown restrictions, trucking companies are under increasing pressure to transport goods when their trucks are not filled to capacity...

28 Jul 2020

How fleet managers can best keep rising costs down amid new challenges
How fleet managers can best keep rising costs down amid new challengesArticle

While the disciplines and principles of fleet management still hold true under the new normal, it is expected that the increased emphasis on cost reductions will have a big impact on how fleets are operated going forward...

Derick De Vries 16 Jul 2020

How to maintain fleet vehicles for longer
How to maintain fleet vehicles for longerArticle

Fleet vehicles undergoing less road time due to economic strain means additional measures need to be implemented by companies for safety and efficiency...

3 Jul 2020

Brenda Matyolo joins PayProp SA board
Brenda Matyolo joins PayProp SA boardArticle

Brenda Matyolo has joined the PayProp South African board of directors as a non-executive director, as of 1 July 2020...

2 Jul 2020

Tips to keep your cargo safe on the roads
Tips to keep your cargo safe on the roadsArticle

There has never been a better time to make sure all your logistics ducks are in a row...

Christiaan Steyn 20 May 2020

Standard Bank acquires 40% stake in Payment24
Standard Bank acquires 40% stake in Payment24Article

Standard Bank has acquired a 40% stake in the digital fuel management solutions and telematics company Payment24 Group...

8 Apr 2020

#LockdownSA: Precautions for fleet drivers
#LockdownSA: Precautions for fleet driversArticle

While office workers can work remotely in order to protect themselves and others from the coronavirus during the 21-day national lockdown, this is not always possible for fleet drivers...

26 Mar 2020

Coca-Cola Beverages SA smashes supplier transformation target
Coca-Cola Beverages SA smashes supplier transformation targetArticle

Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa announced that it had surpassed its three-year target to transform R3.9bn of preferential procurement to black suppliers...

2 Mar 2020

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The charging challenge - gearing your fleet to go electricArticle

As pressure is put on corporates globally to becoming increasingly green, so too is the pressure mounting on fleet owners to ensure they provide the infrastructure to lead the charge on electric car charging stations...

Mohammed Sader 2 Mar 2020

Finding a fresh approach to car ownership with FlexClub
Finding a fresh approach to car ownership with FlexClubArticle

Tinashe Ruzane has always been fascinated by products that scale massively to support underserved customers...

Evan-Lee Courie 25 Feb 2020

Billions are pouring into mobility technology - will the transport revolution live up to the hype?
Billions are pouring into mobility technology - will the transport revolution live up to the hype?Article

Over US$33bn was invested in mobility tech last year in response to claims it will transform our lives. Based on what we have seen so far, which of these promised solutions will be delivered?

Neil G Sipe 24 Feb 2020

Cartrack's new skills programme gives young South Africans a leg up
Cartrack's new skills programme gives young South Africans a leg upArticle

So far, 180 unemployed youth aged between 20 and 30 years have participated. The majority of participants reside in Alexandra and Soweto in Johannesburg, Gauteng...

6 Feb 2020

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MSC Cruises takes precautionary health measures against coronavirusArticle

While there are no cases of coronavirus on board any of MSC Cruises' ships, these measures are additional steps to secure the health and well-being of all guests and crew...

31 Jan 2020

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MSC Cruises extends fleet expansion planArticle

MSC Cruises and Chantiers de l'Atlantique have signed a contract for the construction of a third and fourth LNG-powered MSC World Class ship. The partnership will focus on the development and utilisation of next-generation environmental technologies...

21 Jan 2020

Ericsson and Microsoft partner to accelerate connected vehicles
Ericsson and Microsoft partner to accelerate connected vehiclesArticle

Ericsson and Microsoft are bringing their connected vehicle expertise together...

16 Jan 2020

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Fleet management system slashes costs for SA logistics industryArticle

The online system enables fleet owners to efficiently manage operations, multiple service providers, drivers and vehicles through a single integrated platform, thereby reducing operating costs and improving safety...

12 Dec 2019

How to buy a fleet vehicle for your business
How to buy a fleet vehicle for your businessArticle

Whether you are on the verge of buying the first vehicle for your business or expanding an existing fleet, there are a few purchase options...

9 Dec 2019

MyToyota launches intelligence platform to keep Toyota drivers connected
MyToyota launches intelligence platform to keep Toyota drivers connectedArticle

FCB Joburg has pulled together a 360° campaign to communicate Toyota South Africa's innovative cloud-based internet-connected intelligence platform aimed at providing in-mobility Wi-Fi-connected services...

Issued by Nahana Communications Group 14 Nov 2019

Bidvest Panalpina's road-freight approach pays off despite challenges
Bidvest Panalpina's road-freight approach pays off despite challengesArticle

South Africa's economy shrank by 3.2% in the first quarter of this year, and the road-freight industry, linked directly as it is to manufacturing and consumer spending, was no exception...

3 Sep 2019

Toyota Connect boosts connectivity features and in-car Wi-Fi
Toyota Connect boosts connectivity features and in-car Wi-FiArticle

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM), in collaboration with partners Altron and Vodacom Business, has announced the roll-out of connectivity features and in-car Wi-Fi on all new Toyota and Lexus models...

2 Sep 2019

Cape Town students - financial support options for 2020 studies
Cape Town students - financial support options for 2020 studiesArticle

The City of Cape Town encourages Grade 12 learners and students who are pursuing studies in expert fields such as Accounting, Nursing, Engineering, Information & Systems Technology; Business Sciences and Sustainable Energy Engineering to apply for financial support...

30 Aug 2019

Tshifhiwa Ramuthaga is one of the first South African CIOs to receive Professional CIO (Pr.CIO) designation
Tshifhiwa Ramuthaga is one of the first South African CIOs to receive Professional CIO (Pr.CIO) designationArticle

Barloworld Automotive & Logistics' Tshifhiwa Ramuthaga is amongst the first six CIOs in South Africa to be certified by the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA)...

Issued by Barloworld Logistics 27 Aug 2019

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Connecting the dots between yard visibility and supply chain controlArticle

The yard is a critical yet invisible stage, significantly impacting both inbound and outbound execution efficiency...

23 Aug 2019

Utilities cut costs using telematics
Utilities cut costs using telematicsArticle

Utilities around the world are facing a stressful period of change, with policymakers pushing towards renewable energy sources...

Justin Manson 4 Jul 2019

Lalgy Transport streamlines logistics across its fleet
Lalgy Transport streamlines logistics across its fleetArticle

MiX Telematics announced that it will provide Lalgy Transports, a company that operates throughout the Mozambique territory and surrounding countries, with a comprehensive telematics solution...

28 May 2019

Q&A: Marko Salic on digitally transforming retail and supply chain solutions
Q&A: Marko Salic on digitally transforming retail and supply chain solutionsArticle

Argility is a South African enterprise software development and services company focussing on using industry 4.0 technologies in the retail and supply chain arena...

Evan-Lee Courie 2 May 2019

The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane
The future of freight is moving into the digital fast laneArticle

South African transport and logistics environment will see significant changes in an attempt to streamline efficiencies and lower costs...

15 Apr 2019

How to manage your grey fleet with ease
How to manage your grey fleet with easeArticle

Managing a large fleet of vehicles is hard enough, but the use of telematics tools can make it easier...

1 Apr 2019

Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustration
Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustrationArticle

New TomTom Telematics research highlights that a large number of SMEs are frustrated at workflow inefficiency and turning are to automation to improve productivity, communication and cost...

14 Mar 2019

Specialised vehicles to improve service delivery in Cape Town
Specialised vehicles to improve service delivery in Cape TownArticle

The City of Cape Town's Fleet Management Department is in the process of replacing its critical vehicles and plant...

27 Feb 2019

Fidelity SecureDrive to offer a more connected fleet experience
Fidelity SecureDrive to offer a more connected fleet experienceArticle

Fidelity SecureDrive is set to cause waves in the vehicle tracking and telematics market...

14 Jan 2019

Sherry Zameer
Keep abreast of the travel tech wave to realise tourism potentialArticle

Technology is revolutionising travel. To keep growing its tourism industry, South Africa must continuously invest in new technologies to deliver the right experiences to discerning travellers...

Sherry Zameer 9 Jan 2019

Protea Hotels by Marriot, MLT upgrade vehicle offering for guests
Protea Hotels by Marriot, MLT upgrade vehicle offering for guestsArticle

In partnership with MLT Vehicle Hire Company, Protea Hotels by Marriot has upgraded its fleet of vehicles for guests...

23 Nov 2018

South African companies at the forefront of tech adoption
South African companies at the forefront of tech adoptionArticle

South African companies are among the fastest adopters of new technology in the world...

25 Oct 2018

Be in the driving seat of your fleet security
Be in the driving seat of your fleet securityArticle

The transport sector plays a key role in GDP contribution in the local and global environments and is one of the key contributors to South Africa's economy...

24 Oct 2018

Moving South Africa forward this Transport Month
Moving South Africa forward this Transport MonthArticle

An effective transport and logistics network is a fundamental building block for a country to be competitive within the global market...

24 Oct 2018

Vehicle sales for September were down 1.9%
Vehicle sales for September were down 1.9%Article

New vehicle sales for September were down 1.9% year-on-year with a total of 49,670 units sold...

5 Oct 2018

A trailblazer in the logistics world
A trailblazer in the logistics worldArticle

Logistics is a rapidly growing field - over the next five years, the global logistics market is set to grow by upwards of 7%...

25 Sep 2018

Prioritising the fleet manager
Prioritising the fleet managerArticle

Managing a fleet properly takes much more than finding the fleet vehicles and the people to drive them...

12 Sep 2018

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