Truck and Freight Publications

Supply chain is about service first

Supply chain is about service first

It has been four decades since South Africa hosted its first supply chain conference, SAPICS. Since then, there has been significant innovation, leading to evolutionary trends and a change in approach. But, what matters more today, and has for many decades, is the service delivered versus the product produced. Cassie […]

FAW meets its customers on their turf

FAW meets its customers on their turf

FAW South Africa has once again met and interacted with its customers at the Nampo Harvest Day in Bothaville, Free State. The company’s stand at the popular annual agricultural show featured an impressive ‘showroom’ of FAW models, including the soon-to-be launched long-haul JH6 and the new 8.140 full automatic. These […]

Transportation most worried about business interruption

Transportation most worried about business interruption

Business interruption is the biggest concern in transportation Cyber incidents and natural catastrophes are new emerging risks for the sector Theft, fraud, corruption moved up to second place Changes in legislation and regulation declined as a risk. Johannesburg – April 5, 2018 – The Allianz Risk Barometer 2018 reveals that […]

How to optimise your construction fleet

How to optimise your construction fleet

Construction business owners who own a fleet of vehicles need to understand the importance of the different fleet management and monitoring technologies to help improve transport operations. In order to ensure that your fleet works according to your budget, while performing effectively, business owners need to utilise wireless fleet management […]

Mobile-first solutions driven by the growth of IoT

Mobile-first solutions driven by the growth of IoT

Mobile-first solutions are starting to dominate the enterprise sector. This is according to Cassie Lessing, CEO, Strato IT Group, developers of mobile business applications. Lessing says that more businesses are realising that a mobile-first business – in which employees rely on their mobile devices to conduct business – is better […]

Five benefits of renting your construction equipment

Five benefits of renting your construction equipment

With equipment advancement moving at the blink of an eye, construction companies are struggling to keep up with the fast-paced, unpredictable market. The construction industries demand the latest and most innovative equipment and tools to make the job more efficient and time-saving. In order for companies to keep up, they […]

CAIA Trade Facilitator Workshop aimed at achieving a solid basis in fundamentals of trade with other countries

CAIA Trade Facilitator Workshop aimed at achieving a solid basis in fundamentals of trade with other countries

The Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) will host a half-day Trade Facilitation Workshop at its Rosebank, Johannesburg, offices on Wednesday, 14 February 2018, providing vital information on trade-related matters, an understanding of some of the processes and the opportunity to engage in discussions in areas where CAIA members experience […]

Cyclist injured after being knocked down by truck on the corners of Witkoppen and Hyperion road in North Riding

Cyclist injured after being knocked down by truck on the corners of Witkoppen and Hyperion road in North Riding

A male cyclist, believed to be 31-years-old, sustained moderate injuries after he was knocked down by a truck on the corners of Witkoppen and Hyperion road in North Riding this evening. When ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene just after 18H00, they found the cyclist seated in the road, near […]