Tata introduces five-year warranty on commercial vehicle range

Tata International Africa has become the first company in Africa to introduce a best-in-class standard warranty of five years on its entire Medium, Heavy and Extra Heavy Commercial Vehicle range. This first-of-its-kind Pan African five-year warranty applies...

New safety platform for The Courier Guy

AURA, South Africa’s leading security and safety platform has partnered with The Courier Guy to ensure the safety of drivers and customer packages via a unique mobile panic app as well as a cutting-edge Internet-of-Things (IoT) linked...

Gain and maintain public trust for your business online

Covid-19 has propelled businesses across all sectors to not only focus on being the best in the world, but on being the best for the world. This means that they must maintain their "social licenses to operate"...

Imperial makes investment in ParcelNinja

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...

SA logistics battles to regain momentum

While there has been a slight uptick in domestic and international cargo traffic in recent weeks, the fact remains that South Africa is struggling to counter the fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown responses. Overall maritime...

To insure or self-insure? A conundrum for fleet operators

Fleet insurance is essential for businesses with vehicle fleets and drivers. With proper management and meticulousness, fleet managers can reduce insurance costs, improve the safety of employees and benefit from as much insurance cover as is required....

All-new DAF Trucks to hit the highways

Distributed by Babcock in southern Africa, the latest DAF Trucks will soon be hitting South Africa’s highways as the highly anticipated DAF CF and XF series are launched into the market. Specifically engineered for local road conditions,...

Ford invests in SA manufacturing for all-new Ranger

Ford Motor Company recently announced an investment of US$1.05 billion (R15.8 billion) in its South African manufacturing operations – marking the biggest investment in Ford’s 97-year history in South Africa. It also represents one of the largest-ever...

Hyundai donates vehicles to good causes

Hyundai Automotive South Africa handed over two vehicles to community service organizations during the past week as part of the company’s corporate social investment. Gift of the Givers received a Hyundai H100, the “Bakkie”,...

Big deal for Serco despite depressed economic conditions

In one of Serco’s biggest and most significant deals of 2020, the company has built 28 refrigerated vehicles for a national transport company. The 24 state-of-the-art Protec Steel Frostliner trailers and four truck bodies...