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FOcus on transport and Logistics

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

May 15, 2018

FAW makes strides in after-sales customer satisfaction

FAW SA has made a concerted effort to set industry-leading after-sales benchmarks. As a result, all FAW dealers are operating at a higher level...

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May 15, 2018

Fuso on a growth path

Ten percent market share by 2020 … that’s the goal set by Daimler Trucks & Buses South Africa for its Fuso Trucks brand. With...

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May 15, 2018

Hollard kicks off Highway Heroes competition

The previous Highway Heroes competition attracted 890 truck drivers, and this year the aim is to attract at least 2 000 entrants, says Paul...

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May 14, 2018

How to be faster than FMCG

GAVIN MYERS finds out why Digistics exclusively chooses MAN  When you’re the preferred transport operator for fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies such as KFC...

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May 10, 2018

Industry battles through April

As we hurry towards the second half of 2018, a total of 7 674 new trucks and buses have so far been sold this...

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May 10, 2018

Vehicles that talk to each other

Volvo is taking road safety yet another step further by allowing individual vehicles from two of its business entities – Volvo Trucks and Volvo...

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May 10, 2018

A case for outsourcing

With South Africa still in the grips of a three-week-long bus strike over salary increases, Arnoux Maré, MD of Innovative Staffing Solutions (ISS), suggests...

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May 10, 2018

It’s finally in SA: driving the all-new X-Class!

Progressive and Power – two names buyers of Mercedes-Benz’s bakkie, the X-Class, will come to know well. For the brand, though, these model designations...

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May 3, 2018

Looking for Africa’s safest car

It’s encouraging that there is an increasing emphasis on vehicle safety in developing markets such as India and Africa. In November 2017 the first-ever...

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May 3, 2018

Securex expo celebrates 25 years as leading security and trade show in Africa

Securex South Africa – the leading security and fire trade show of its kind on the African continent – returns to Gallagher Convention Centre...

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May 3, 2018

Hino helps to lower TCO

Operators of Hino vehicles can now enjoy a four-percent reduction in the price of all replacement parts – an initiative the original equipment manufacturer...

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May 3, 2018

A van for the enthusiasts

The Brits love their vans as much as we in South Africa love our bakkies… So much so, in fact, that pimped-up worker models...

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