Month: September 2018

Ensure that all the loads transported are safely secured!!

Ensure that all the loads transported are safely secured!!

Too often do we find lost loads contributing to road crashes in South Africa. Not only do these loads fall onto other vehicles but also create a significant collision hazard for other road users. Poor packaging and poor strapping have been found to be the most likely factors to cause […]

All-new Opel Combo coming to South Africa in March 2019

All-new Opel Combo coming to South Africa in March 2019

Opel just announced that their range of Combo commercial vehicles will be brought to South Africa in early 2019. And, as if that wasn’t good enough news, the Opel Combo Cargo has received the coveted IVOTY (International Van of the Year) Award. Each with its own personality – while offering […]

Innovation and automation critical in race to digitisation

Innovation and automation critical in race to digitisation

Maintaining relevance and driving conversations with customers remains critical to the challenges of business in an increasingly digitised world. To achieve this and ensure longevity, Cassie Lessing, managing director, Strato IT Group, a mobile business solutions provider, says that while innovation remains imperative, automation is becoming a significant part of […]

Imperial Logistics to boost black businesses and transform supplier base with Sinawe Fund

Imperial Logistics to boost black businesses and transform supplier base with Sinawe Fund

Imperial Logistics’ “Sinawe” enterprise and supplier development (ESD) fund will grow and develop two black-owned small businesses and has enabled the transformation of a white-owned transport company. The supply chain and logistics leader established the fund to drive transformation and inclusivity in its supplier base. “Our aim is to ensure […]

Truck reportedly left unattended rolls into house at Matoks, Limpopo

Truck reportedly left unattended rolls into house at Matoks, Limpopo

Limpopo: Matoks It is alleged that the truck was left unattended and rolled into a house. No injuries. Limpopo Traffic Police Services Truck reportedly left unattended rolls into house at Matoks, Limpopo https://t.co/JhLYa4exnv #ArriveAlive @TruckAndFreight @FleetWatchCC @NOSALogistics pic.twitter.com/uTLrvhAFpM — Arrive Alive (@_ArriveAlive) September 17, 2018

Electric trucks in action – MAN and CNL begin practical testing

Electric trucks in action – MAN and CNL begin practical testing

Joachim Drees, chairman of the Executive Board of Man Truck & Bus AG, and his board colleague Dr. Ulrich Dilling, responsible for production and logistics, handed over the first electric trucks of the type MAN eTGM at the Steyr production site at nine member companies of the Austrian Council for […]