Tag: logistics

Launch of the new Multimodal Inland Port Association (MIPA

Launch of the new Multimodal Inland Port Association (MIPA

Enhancing logistics performance, reducing costs, and boosting efficiency are on the horizon as a new industry body gears up to launch. Join us at the online launch of MIPA, the details of which are as follows: Date: Thursday 23 May Time: 09h00 to 12h30 To register, click on https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpcOqrrj4tE9HLvCpxpBDMaVa_a4WZ2M5y#/registration. Programme […]

R1 Million worth of counterfeit tabacco products confiscated in Springbok

R1 Million worth of counterfeit tabacco products confiscated in Springbok

The Springbok K9 Unit, Public Order Police, SAPS Border Police, Department of Home Affairs and SARS Customs pounced on several Bangladesh shop owners and confiscated tobacco products worth about R1 Million. On Friday, 08 March 2024, at approximately 11:00, the operations team followed up on information regarding alleged counterfeit cigarettes […]

Gebrüder Weiss Maintains Course in 2023

Gebrüder Weiss Maintains Course in 2023

The international transport and logistics company Gebrüder Weiss ended its 2023 fiscal year with a net revenue of 2.47 billion euros (2022: 3 billion euros). Despite this decline, the company remains above its growth trend seen between 2015 and 2020. The coronavirus-related effects of the two previous years did not […]

Reaching the point of Turnaround

Reaching the point of Turnaround

The logistics crisis in South Africa is, without doubt, the ‘perfect storm’, strangling the private sector and trade, negatively impacting the fiscal, causing massive knock-on damage to the nation at large. This is a situation that government now recognises as an ‘Achilles heel’ to the national economy. Corrective, regenerative focus […]

Rhenus South Africa expands warehouse presence nationwide

Rhenus South Africa expands warehouse presence nationwide

Rhenus is expanding its warehousing capacities in South Africa: the logistics service provider is significantly strengthening the country’s logistics network by opening new warehouses in Pretoria and East London and modernising and extending its existing site in Port Elizabeth. In particular, the healthcare, life sciences, retail and renewable energy sectors […]

The 2023 Supply Chain Game Changers Awards recognises outstanding professionals and entrepreneurs dedicated to sustainable practices in procurement, transport and logistics

The 2023 Supply Chain Game Changers Awards recognises outstanding professionals and entrepreneurs dedicated to sustainable practices in procurement, transport and logistics

The winners of the highly anticipated African Women in Supply Chain Association (AWISCA) Supply Chain Game Changer Awards were revealed at a prestigious ceremony held on 17 November 2023. The annual awards recognise and celebrate the incredible achievements and ground-breaking contributions of companies and individuals who have revolutionised the supply […]