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4 risk management tips for freight forwarders when taking on new business
4 risk management tips for freight forwarders when taking on new business

"Freight forwarding is a tough industry where the price is king and forwarders are price takers rather than price setters, forcing many operators to discount heavily in order to close deals."

25 Apr 2019

Etihad Airways to strengthen flight management systems
Etihad Airways to strengthen flight management systems

Etihad Airways has announced a new deal with Amadeus to transform its global load control system...

23 Apr 2019

The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane
The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane

South African transport and logistics environment will see significant changes in an attempt to streamline efficiencies and lower costs...

15 Apr 2019

Cash logistics becomes fully automated
Cash logistics becomes fully automated

With South Africa predominantly a cash-driven country, cash logistics is without a doubt a main artery of our economy...

8 Apr 2019

What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?
What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?

Logistics businesses in South Africa continue to show resilience despite the prevailing economic headwinds...

5 Apr 2019

How to prevent shipping container fraud
How to prevent shipping container fraud

Shipping container fraud has been prevalent globally for the last couple of years and millions are lost to these criminal syndicates annually...

29 Mar 2019

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Emirates new missed-approach strategy improves cargo capacity to Kabul International

In addition to increased facilitation of trade to and from Afghanistan, the procedure has also resulted in more streamlined cargo operations to Kabul, increased customer satisfaction, and enhanced fuel efficiency...

28 Feb 2019

DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics
DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics

DHL Global Forwarding has consolidated its portfolio of humanitarian logistics services within its first Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics in Dubai...

8 Feb 2019

Hino South Africa reveal future plans
Hino South Africa reveal future plans

Hino South Africa has laid out ambitious plans for 2019 and beyond...

4 Feb 2019

CargoLogic Germany joins BARIG
CargoLogic Germany joins BARIG

CargoLogic Germany is now a member of the Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (BARIG)...

28 Jan 2019

Air Cargo Africa exhibition and conference set for take-off under Messe München banner in February
Air Cargo Africa exhibition and conference set for take-off under Messe München banner in February

The fifth biennial Air Cargo Africa conference and exhibition gets underway in Johannesburg in February under the management of international exhibitions giant Messe München...

Issued by ITP Communications 24 Jan 2019

#StartupStory: Tech startup sets its sights on disrupting the local logistics sector
#StartupStory: Tech startup sets its sights on disrupting the local logistics sector

Arlax is a centralised B2B logistics marketplace with the aim to bridge the gap between suppliers and transporters...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: Will the introduction of unmanned ships be smooth sailing?
#BizTrends2019: Will the introduction of unmanned ships be smooth sailing?

There's a new trend of using unmanned shipping vessels in the shipping and logistics space...

By Lana Jacobs 7 Jan 2019

5 tips to save money when moving houses this January
5 tips to save money when moving houses this January

January demands a lot of money for most people and moving houses in 'Januworry' is a top priority for most people...

4 Jan 2019

Clear View 3.0 discusses the air cargo industry
Clear View 3.0 discusses the air cargo industry

The third edition of the Air Cargo Thought Leadership Summit by Kale Logistics Solutions - Clear View 2018 - was held at the end of November 2018 in Thailand...

11 Dec 2018

Click and Collect reveals record breaking numbers for Black Friday
Click and Collect reveals record breaking numbers for Black Friday

More online shoppers turned to 'Click and Collect' as a delivery option during this year's Black Friday shopping frenzy...

7 Dec 2018

First phase of revitalised Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park launched
First phase of revitalised R50m Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park launched

The newly revitalised Phuthaditjhaba Industrial Park should be used to inspire confidence in the South African economy...

1 Nov 2018

Industrial, logistics accommodation growing in strength - report
Industrial, logistics accommodation growing in strength - report

According to a new report from JLL, the inflow of imports, mostly consumer goods, is contributing to increasing demand for storage, logistics and warehousing services in South Africa...

31 Oct 2018

What you 'need-to-know' before renting a container
What you 'need-to-know' before renting a container

Public awareness about the massive benefits of renting a container for various uses, both for businesses and individuals...

24 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

5 ways to build a better supply chain
5 ways to build a better supply chain

In South Africa, optimising the supply chain is essential for company performance...

By Kerry Hope 17 Oct 2018

The transport logistic network is growing
The transport logistic network is growing

Messe München has purchased the Air Cargo India and Air Cargo Africa exhibitions from the Indian publishing house Stat Trade Times...

16 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

The future of logistics depends on key elements
The future of logistics depends on key elements

DHL recently showcased the key trends that could impact the logistics industry in the future...

1 Oct 2018

Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy
Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy

Africa's growing populations create an increasing demand for transport infrastructure...

18 Sep 2018

IATA releases global air transport statistics for 2017
IATA releases global air transport statistics for 2017

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released its industry performance statistics for 2017, which reflects annual air passenger numbers exceeding four billion for the first time globally...

7 Sep 2018

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Injunction upholds Djibouti port joint venture agreement

An injunction restraining Djibouti's port company, Port de Djibouti S.A. (PDSA), from treating its joint venture shareholders' agreement with global trade enabler DP World as terminated has been granted...

6 Sep 2018

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Investors notice Africa's transport and logistics opportunities

Improved trade and transport linkages between African countries could open up new markets for businesses...

21 Aug 2018

Hapag-Lloyd continues growing in East Africa
Hapag-Lloyd continues growing in East Africa

Hapag-Lloyd is continuing to focus on the growing market in East Africa...

17 Aug 2018

The digital transformation of Africa's rail system
The digital transformation of Africa's rail system

The poor condition of rail infrastructure in many African countries is undermining the potential of rail systems to contribute to economic development...

By Gilbert Saggia 14 Aug 2018

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