Industry News

Quality foremost at AutoX

Nov 08, 2019No Comments

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 AutoX has earned an enviable reputation globally for the quality of the products

Fesarta membership: join during Transport M...

Sep 16, 2019No Comments

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 or exporters, corporates and government stakeholders – in fact, any organisation affiliated to

Fuso extends SA line-up

Sep 04, 2019No Comments

Fuso Trucks, a part of Daimler Trucks & Buses Southern Africa, has extended its local model line-up and added new features to popular derivatives in its range  Japanese truck manufacturer Fuso has introduced four new models to

Nissan invests billions in Rosslyn

May 09, 2019No Comments

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 of locally sourced parts and support local business. MARISKA MORRIS reports Nissan Group

Better drivers thanks to DriveCam

Jun 18, 2018No Comments

Drive Risk, in partnership with Lytx, hosted its second Lytx DriveCam User Group Conference on May 14. MARISKA MORRIS attended to learn more about this technology and its benefits for South African transport operators. The Lytx DriveCam

SATC returns this July

May 31, 2018No Comments

The 37th Southern African Transport Conference (SATC) will be taking place from Monday, July 9, to Thursday, July 12, at the Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) International Convention Centre in Tshwane. Under this year’s theme:

Solar project resolves power problems in Ma...

Apr 10, 2018No Comments

A solar energy project, which is ensuring that patients at hospitals in Malawi are not compromised by power outages, is the latest healthcare supply chain solution delivered in the region by Resolve Solution Partners – an Imperial

Farewell to one of transport’s nicest lad...

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

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 confession to make: when Tina Monteiro, publisher of FOCUS, told me that she’d