Tag: logistics

Looking for Women to Run with It – Female Entrepreneurs in Logistics, Transport and Supply Chain and/or Warehousing/Operations

Looking for Women to Run with It – Female Entrepreneurs in Logistics, Transport and Supply Chain and/or Warehousing/Operations

Calling all female entrepreneurs! Nominations are open for women entrepreneurs for the “Run With It – Navigating a business through a crisis” Programme. This new initiative is fully funded and aimed at female micro business and SME entrepreneurs in the logistics, transport, supply chain and/or warehousing/operations industries. Successful applicants will […]

Forklift truck in warehouse or storage and shelves with cardboard boxes. 3d illustration

International Training Opportunity for Women Employed in Transport, Logistics, Supply Chain and/or Warehousing/Operations

The Commercial Transport Academy, a multi-accredited and internationally recognised academy with a focus on women upliftment, has secured funding from the US Agency for International Development (USAID – from the American People) to launch an exciting transport and logistics programme in South Africa for women in transport-related businesses. Women completing […]

Imperial and eCommerce logistics business ParcelNinja partner in strategic business expansion

Imperial and eCommerce logistics business ParcelNinja partner in strategic business expansion

Effective 1 February 2021, Imperial acquired 60% of eCommerce logistics business, ParcelNinja. ParcelNinja offers an outsourced warehousing and fulfilment business to South African online shops, using its custom-developed best-of-breed warehouse system and fulfilment network to ensure that clients benefit from scalable infrastructure and an innovative costing model. “Imperial’s purpose is […]

Disruption and resiliency the new norm for supply chains

Disruption and resiliency the new norm for supply chains

Humanitarian crises will always have significant implications for businesses. Covid-19 has put pressure on economic growth, causing a massive slowdown in world trade and disruptions across global supply chains. What is more, companies that built markets on the back of an integrated global trade network have felt the vulnerabilities that […]

Bridgestone commercial unit keep essential logistics ticking

Bridgestone commercial unit keep essential logistics ticking

While Bridgestone South Africa’s (BSSA) consumer-facing retail business, as well as its manufacturing facilities have suspended their operations during the National Lockdown, the company’s small, medial and large (SML) commercial unit continues to support key industrial customers to ensure essential food and medical supplies are delivered on time around the […]

Imperial Logistics secures a long-term contract to distribute Nulaid eggs.

Imperial Logistics secures a long-term contract to distribute Nulaid eggs.

Reflecting its industry-leading capabilities and deep experience in dedicated retail distribution solutions for time and temperature sensitive products, Imperial Logistics has secured a long-term contract to distribute Nulaid eggs. The group’s initial three-year contract with Quantum Foods has been extended for five years, based on its continued success in delivering […]