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Ernie Trautmann, Vice President of Hino SA, received the NADA Dealer Satisfaction Index Gold Award for commercial vehicles on behalf of his company at the recent announcement of the 2016 NADA dealer satisfaction survey. He is flanked by Simphiwe Nghona (left), the Executive Head of the Motor Division of Wesbank, and Bruce Allen, the National Chairman of NADA.

Hino SA shines in 2 Competitive Surveys

Hino South Africa, driven by its very successful global Total Support programme, has recently achieved excellent results in two, recent competitive surveys. Importantly Hino has retained its No. 1 position in the combined Scott Byers Competitive Customer Satisfaction Monitor for the sixth successive quarter. Hino also placed top in the […]

Barloworld Transport takes on 30 people with disabilities for learnership programme, future employment

Barloworld Transport takes on 30 people with disabilities for learnership programme, future employment

ENABLING OPPORTUNITY: Barloworld Transport has taken on thirty learners with disabilities to join their business administration NQF Level 3 Learnership Programme, starting this month. The learners are taking part in training provided by Barloworld Transport, which will enable them to perform administrative duties when they have completed their training. They […]

Modern day trucking challenges the status quo

Modern day trucking challenges the status quo

‘Technological innovations in the transport industry presents the opportunity to challenge the status quo of risk management and operational efficiencies,’ says Neil Henderson, Barloworld Transport chief executive. While the transport industry has seen some necessary change over the past two decades, road transport remains the dominant way to move large […]

Daimler Trucks & Buses and Mercedes-Benz Vans extend their reign in Rustenburg

Daimler Trucks & Buses and Mercedes-Benz Vans extend their reign in Rustenburg

RUSTENBURG – Less than six months after inaugurating the Regional Centre Southern Africa, Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) has demonstrated its dominance through its Daimler Trucks & Buses and Mercedes-Benz Vans division by officially opening a new state-of-the-art commercial vehicles dealership in Rustenburg. The dealership, Maemo Motors, offers a comprehensive sales […]