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Serco builds two ‘chick trucks’ for leading hatchery

The largest independent, non-integrated, day-old chick supplier in Southern Africa, Eagles Pride Hatchery, has taken delivery of two Serco-built truck bodies designed specifically for transporting day-old chicks. The air-conditioned interiors have an upgraded floor...

Volvo Trucks ready to electrify a large part of goods transports in Europe

With the sales start this year of three new extra heavy all-electric models in Europe, Volvo Trucks believes the time is right for a rapid upswing in electrification of heavy road transport. This positive...

7,000th FAW truck assembled at Coega

FAW Trucks ended the month of April on a high note when the 7,000th locally assembled vehicle rolled out of its Coega manufacturing plant. This marked another significant milestone for the Chinese brand that took the top...

Isuzu remains committed to youth development

The future is looking bright for Isuzu’s first intake of Youth Employment Service (YES) candidates. Landle Kenneth Carelse, 25, is one of the 2020 YES candidates who was successfully placed at Isuzu Motors South...

Distillate Fuel Refund System Reform: the wait may soon be over

The diesel refund scheme came into existence as an attempt by the State to stimulate and support activity in the primary production industries (mainly agriculture, mining, forestry and fishing). It does so by providing for the refund...

Beware fly-by-night online auctions

Covid-19 lockdown restrictions have led to an unprecedented migration to online auctions as a means of selling anything from properties and cars to office furniture and even household goods. New companies are emerging using...

Empowering women in leadership roles

SKF South Africa, part of the global bearing and rotating technology specialist SKF Group, pledges its continued commitment to the development of women’s socio-economic empowerment through education and encouraging female appointments in leadership, influential and engineering positions.

Export opportunities proliferate – is your business ready?

Two landmark agreements came into effect this year designed to kick start South African exports. It’s vital you have the right level of insurance cover. By Jason Mellow, Head of MiWay Business Insurance

Imperial enhances its digital supply chain offering in Africa

Imperial is proud to announce that Vitalliance, its joint venture with technology provider One Network Enterprises, has been selected to steward the OpenLMIS platform serving nine countries in Africa, beginning in March 2021. OpenLMIS...

Impressive results herald focus on growth for TATA International Africa

In April 2020 the Covid-19 pandemic brought TATA International Africa to a standstill, requiring the company to implement measures to cut costs and safeguard income. In doing so, and at the same time making sure that lives...