Month: September 2019

How investing in small business entrepreneurship can benefit big business

How investing in small business entrepreneurship can benefit big business

Businesses are dependent on the social, environmental, and economic sustainability of the communities in which they operate. Investing in initiatives which empower more people to become self-sufficient can have far-reaching benefits. The proverb ‘give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish, […]

Daewoo Trucks – The journey to a true International & African brand

Daewoo Trucks – The journey to a true International & African brand

Founded in 1972, Daewoo Trucks Korea started as a manufacturer of heavy and extra heavy-duty commercial vehicles in technical collaboration with General Motors. In 2004 the company became a part of the $110 bn Indian multinational conglomerate Tata Group. The first heavy-duty Daewoo Novus Truck was launched into the South […]

Limpopo police arrested eight illegal miners

Limpopo police arrested eight illegal miners

During the past weekend, the police launched a high-density operation targeting the identified areas in and around the Lebowakgomo Policing area outside Polokwane, where illegal mining activities are still prevalent. During this operation eight suspects aged between 36 and 65 were arrested for possession of stolen chrome and in the […]

An effective Tyre Maintenance policy offers Safety and Efficiency!

An effective Tyre Maintenance policy offers Safety and Efficiency!

How important is a well-designed strategy for Tyre Maintenance for your fleet? We would like to share an interesting infographic guide on the topic of tyre maintenance for fleets. This was shared with us by First Aid Wheels, a wheel refurbishment centre in London.   Approximately one-third of the fleet’s maintenance budget […]

The South African economy is on wheels… big wheels… Ensure and Insure that it keeps Moving!!

The South African economy is on wheels… big wheels… Ensure and Insure that it keeps Moving!!

Vehicle Telematics and tracking company Ctrack recently joined forces with economists.co.za to create the Ctrack Logistics Barometer, an economic indicator and performance gauge of the South African logistics and supply chain industries. During the official launch, Mike Schussler offered some fascinating insights into the Barometer and the South African economy. […]

New heavy truck brand preparing to enter South African market

New heavy truck brand preparing to enter South African market

MAZ, a truck and machinery manufacturer from Belarus, is preparing to enter the heavy-duty segment of the Southern African market. The brand will have two trucks on display at Futuroad, the truck and bus expo, which is being co-located with Automechanika Johannesburg, a trade fair for the automotive aftermarket, at […]