Supply Chain and Logistics

South African insurers will begin using drones to check claims

Drones are shaping the way business is done across a variety of sectors and a number of insurance companies have already started to use...

The future of the supply chain – what does it hold...

The supply chain industry is in a period of transformation.Over the past few years, the sector has accelerated and it’s fundamental to embrace the...

Are SA retailers stuck in a hole?

t’s the third-largest sector of the economy and a labour-intensive industry in in South Africa. But the retail sector is going through a prolonged...

The New Era of Digital Retail

Optimize your retail strategy and position your organization for success. The internet and customer expectations are forcing retailers to reassess the service they provide, not...

SUPPLY CHAIN COMMUNITY RAISES FUNDS FOR DISABLED CHILDREN

The recent SAPICS Golf Day, which was hosted by The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management at Glen Vista Golf Course in Johannesburg South,...

The most expensive online transaction recorded on Black Friday in South...

Automated clearing house BankservAfrica has published data on Black Friday and Cyber Monday in South Africa, with in-store and online transaction volumes reflecting strong...

Farmer Brown, Ouma Rusks owner RCL foods buys Imperial’s cold chain...

RCL Foods– which owns well-known brands such as Ouma Rusks, Yum Yum Peanut Butter and Rainbow Chicken – has inked a deal with Imperial...

Balaclava-clad gang shoots tyres, bombs cash van near Krugersdorp

An armed gang of about 15 men allegedly ambushed and bombed a cash-in-transit van on the R114 near Krugersdorp on Monday night.National police spokesperson...

Chat commerce in Africa has leapfrogged other regions

Speaking at an event hosted at AfricaCom in Cape Town this week, Clickatell co-founder and CEO, Pieter de Villiers shared his insight into chat...

GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN THOUGHT LEADER JOHN GATTORNA AT SAPICS 2020

One of the world’s pre-eminent supply chain thought leaders, Dr John Gattorna, will be a keynote speaker at the 2020 SAPICS Conference, The Professional...

Bramhope Group extends MRO solutions contract with Bosal Afrika

A successful contract extension with automotive and industrial product manufacturer Bosal Afrika is testament to the significant cost-savings that Bramhope Group’s Maintenance, Repair and...

B2Wise

Where before how much and when! This is key in the redesigning of any inventory policy however especially more so in a hashtag#ddmrp model due to...

B2WISE Supply Chain Planning Software

Hi All. I am going to be kicking off a weekly series over the next 5 weeks giving you some insight into the things...

BUILDING SUPPLY CHAIN TALENT FOR AFRICA

Chaotic supply chains are negatively impacting health, development and economic outcomes in Africa, according to Nigeria-based supply chain transformation expert Azuka Okeke, who is...

Getting to grips with your right to repair

The right to repair is an interesting, if lesser known, aspect of insurance. Indwe Risk Services examines why it is important and what consumers...

Standard of logistics in South Africa is world class

Logistics is the management of the flow of things between the point of origin and the point of consumption. It refers to what happens...

SAPICS INSPIRES ASPIRING YOUNG SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONALS

This year’s 5th annual Young Professional and Student Conference, hosted by SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, was a resounding success, the...

Marketing to South Africa’s Top Million

The Top Million research report into South Africa's 'upper middle class' households in 2019 has been released by the UCT Marketing Institute and ad...