Finance

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. […]

Dropping insurance cover is a bad business strategy

Dropping insurance cover is a bad business strategy

Cutting back on business insurance when times are tough can really be tempting. After all, every cent counts, especially when sales are down or clients are taking longer than usual to settle their bills. That temptation could be short-sighted and end up costing you, as the business owner, far more […]

Initiative to assist black-owned towing companies launched

Initiative to assist black-owned towing companies launched

Telesure Investment Holdings (Telesure), which owns and operates several of South Africa’s leading insurance brands, has teamed up with Firstassist to launch an initiative to assist Black-owned Exempted Micro Enterprises take their business to the next level. The initiative has been endorsed by the Minister of Small Business Development, Ms […]

What to look for when buying a fleet vehicle

What to look for when buying a fleet vehicle

As a fleet business owner, you have to upgrade your vehicles on a regular basis. This could be because you want to move on to using larger vehicles, you have taken on more clients or because you want to upgrade your fleet to look more modern and professional. Whatever the […]

Boost your business with smart delivery

Boost your business with smart delivery

It can be difficult to carve out a competitive advantage in today’s cutthroat business environment. For some companies, investments have been focused on creating digital advantage through measures like apps or fancy websites, or improved processes with clever technology to make things run faster and better. While all those strategies […]

Plant and machinery: Don’t let the unexpected derail your business

Plant and machinery: Don’t let the unexpected derail your business

Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) are the backbone of the South African economy. With an increased focus from government in driving support for emerging SMMEs, including the design of the infrastructure project rollout to favour up-and-coming contractors, there are big opportunities for emerging businesspeople to apply their entrepreneurial ability […]