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Industry News

The articles, features, profiles and launches that deal exclusively with the local transport market place can be
found here.

December 17, 2020

Toyota claims top spot in the Kinsey Report!

Toyota claims top spot in the Kinsey Report! December 16, 2020 Toyota has emerged as the automotive brand with the most affordable parts pricing...

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November 18, 2020

Hino partners with Standard Bank

Hino partners with Standard Bank November 18, 2020 Hino South Africa has established a partnership with Standard Bank Fleet Management to provide comprehensive, price-competitive...

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August 15, 2020

The next phase in refrigerated transport

The next phase in refrigerated transport August 15, 2020 The “TV show” launch of Thermo King’s new Advancer unit did not fail to entertain....

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June 2, 2020

Continental reinforces its digital focus

Continental has developed an innovative truck tyre monitoring system that, in partnership with MiX Telematics, delivers real-time information regarding pressure and temperature to the...

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November 8, 2019

Quality foremost at AutoX

Having recently undergone a high-tech upgrade, South Africa’s AutoX battery plant continues to produce products that consistently outperform international standards Port Elizabeth-based battery manufacturer...

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September 16, 2019

Fesarta membership: join during Transport Month and save!

By Mike Fitzmaurice, Executive Director of Fesarta The Federation of East and Southern African Road Transport Associations (Fesarta) is offering transporters, associations, logistics companies, freight forwarders, importers...

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September 4, 2019

Fuso extends SA line-up

Fuso Trucks, a part of Daimler Trucks & Buses Southern Africa, has extended its local model line-up and added new features to popular derivatives...

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May 9, 2019

Nissan invests billions in Rosslyn

A R3-billion investment from Nissan Group of Africa to manufacture its new Navara in South Africa promises to create new jobs, increase the use...

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June 18, 2018

Better drivers thanks to DriveCam

Drive Risk, in partnership with Lytx, hosted its second Lytx DriveCam User Group Conference on May 14. MARISKA MORRIS attended to learn more about...

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May 31, 2018

SATC returns this July

The 37th Southern African Transport Conference (SATC) will be taking place from Monday, July 9, to Thursday, July 12, at the Centre for Scientific...

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April 10, 2018

Solar project resolves power problems in Malawian hospitals

A solar energy project, which is ensuring that patients at hospitals in Malawi are not compromised by power outages, is the latest healthcare supply...

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March 14, 2018

Farewell to one of transport’s nicest ladies

Margaret Phillipson, customer service manager at FOCUS, has retired. CHARLEEN CLARKE pays tribute to one of transport’s finest and nicest ladies… I have a...

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