Doing Business in South Africa

QAD

Judging by the fossils found there, South Africa was home to some of the earliest of modern humans, many years ago. Dutch traders established the coastal city of Cape Town as a stopping point for the spice trade on South Africa’s southern tip. of South Africa’s GDP.

Doing Business in South Africa

QAD

Judging by the fossils found there, South Africa was home to some of the earliest of modern humans, many years ago. Dutch traders established the coastal city of Cape Town as a stopping point for the spice trade on South Africa’s southern tip. of South Africa’s GDP.

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SCJ Offers Manhattan Omni Solutions & WMS in South Africa

SCJunction

You need a partner who has an ear to the ground and their eye on the sky. Supply Chain Junction is a warehousing solutions company with an international pedigree and a local presence, giving a new definition to "best of breed".

Chapman Freeborn South Africa flies 10 cars to Malawi for the SADC Summit

Logistics Middle East

The post Chapman Freeborn South Africa flies 10 cars to Malawi for the SADC Summit appeared first on Logistics Middle East. The SADC Summit is an important event during which the Southern African Development Community gather to discuss the policy direction of the 16 member states.

Wrapping up our first Xero Roadshow in South Africa

Unleashed

We got to meet Xero’s South Africa team, our partners and customers: Kyle met Gary Turner from Xero. Kyle and the NZTE South Africa team. It was a jam-packed 2 days but it was all worth it — we hope to see our South African customers and partners again. The post Wrapping up our first Xero Roadshow in South Africa appeared first on Unleashed Software. Company News events ROW south africa xero

The top 5 3PL companies in South Africa

TradeGecko

From the moment explorers began inching down the coast of Africa during the Age of Exploration, the Cape of Good Hope and the area eventually to become South Africa, has commanded a strategic commercial presence sitting astride the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.

Axway and Trustlink partner up in South Africa with the Amplify API Management Platform solution

Axway

Trustlink, powered by Axway, provides technological and business expertise to bring API integration solutions to South African companies and organisations.

Unleashed is joining the Xero Roadshow in South Africa

Unleashed

This is your chance to meet industry experts and leaders in the South African accounting industry to learn what’s on the horizon for accountants! The Unleashed team will be making their way to both Johannesburg and Cape Town for the Xero Roadshow — this marks our first time to South Africa! Aside from attending the Xero Roadshow, we’re also hosting a pop-up event; this will be our first time in South Africa!

Axway and Trustlink partner up in South Africa with the Amplify API Management Platform solution

Axway

Trustlink, powered by Axway, provides technological and business expertise to bring API integration solutions to South African companies and organisations.

Dubai's Aramex buys South Africa's PostNet franchise

Logistics Middle East

Stores will still be owned & operated by their respective franchisees

Saudia Cargo appoints ACP Worldwide as South Africa GSA

Logistics Middle East

In response to this appointment, ACP?s s Johannesburg based-team has deployed additional reservations and operations staff who will be dedicated to the Saudia Cargo portfolio

Manhattan Associates: Gartner's top-ranked WMS provider

SCJunction

Supply Chain Junction is a proud Geo-Partner of Manhattan Associates, a firm that enables us to deliver the top-ranked WMS solution according to Gartner to businesses both in the Middle East and South Africa.

OMG: Does Omicron Mean the Supply Chain Will Suffer from Long-Haul Covid?

Enterra Insights

It only took days following the announcement out of South Africa that a new coronavirus had been detected for that variant pop-up around the globe. In South Africa, where the Omicron variant was first detected, only 25% of the population is vaccinated.

Smarter, Low-Risk Commodity Buying

ToolsGroup

By FinStock South Africa. The importance of having the right inventory at the right price to service customer demand is crucial. Nowhere is this truer than on commoditized products.

SCJ & Manhattan 2019 User Conference: 6 Key Takeaways

SCJunction

This event was well attended by both existing and potential customers from many of South Africa’s largest retail, wholesale and 3PL companies. The Supply Chain Junction (SCJ) and Manhattan Associates 6 th Annual User Conference took place mid-March at the Wanderers Club, Johannesburg.

EV Cargo announces new CFO of Global Forwarding & Technology

EV Cargo Technology

Having completed his chartered accountancy training with Deloitte in his native South Africa in 1992, Mr. Edley has held a number of senior financial positions in commerce, both in South Africa and the UK, including roles with Credit Suisse and Investec.

The 4 core elements of supply chain management

SCJunction

In our experience, successful supply chain management in South Africa and the Middle East incorporates a consolidated supply chain strategy, instead of one that has been cobbled together as your business grows. Your supply chain efficiency and effectiveness make a massive impact on the overall success of any business. To boost your business productivity and profitability further, you need to improve and optimise your supply chain.

Ship masters get Ebola warning

Logistics Middle East

South Africa asks ship masters to look out for stowaways

What is “World Logistics Passport” initiative?

Shipsy

By becoming a part of the WLP, business can have the opportunity to diversify into new markets such as Latin America, South Asia or Africa while shoring up their regional connectivity. We are delighted to welcome India, Indonesia and South Africa to the club,” he added.

Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Africa

SCM Research

As you might know, I had the great opportunity to travel to East Africa several times, where I gave logistics and supply chain management lectures ( see my previous post ). Indeed, although Africa – a continent with more than one billion people – certainly faces huge challenges, the situation is changing rapidly. In a new pwc report, Africa Gearing Up , future prospects in Africa for logistics and supply chain management are described.

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Sustainable Supply Chain Management.

ModusLink Corporation

Johannesburg, South Africa : Department of Mechanical Engineering Science, University Of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Lineage completes acquisition of Dutch cold storage company

The Supply Chain Journal

With Kloosterboer’s 900 team members stretched across 11 facilities in the Netherlands, France, Germany, Canada and South Africa, Lineage acquires a technology-centric operation with services including intermodal transport, container handling, customs brokerage and freight forwarding.

Aramex boosts profits in Q2 2015

Logistics Middle East

Aramex's logistics activities recorded a particularly strong performance, mostly driven by growth in core GCC markets and South Africa

Analyzing Supply Chain Risk

Enterra Insights

A decade ago, supply chain analyst Trevor Miles ( @milesahead ) wrote, “I almost feel that we should be shouting ‘Vuka’ which in Xhosa (one of the South Africa languages) means ‘wake up.’

July Transportation Market Overview 2021

Freight Plus

How was July 2021?

Out of Africa

Supply Chain Shaman

Most global multinational companies have a solid base now in South America and Asia, but the race is on for Africa. I spent this week at SAPICS in South Africa. At the end of my talk on the first day, I was asked by the audience to share what I would recommend as action steps for South African supply chains. South Africa is uniquely positioned to gain benefit in the race for supply chain modernization of Africa.

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WHO will help African drugmakers produce COVID-19 vaccines

The Supply Chain Journal

The news: The World Health Organization and the global vaccine campaign COVAX are partnering with a consortium of African organizations to establish a tech transfer hub for COVID-19 vaccines in South Africa. Countries in Africa are much further behind.

Körber User Conference Showcases Ecommerce Warehouses

Logistics Viewpoints

The iWMS team on this project had folks from the US, South Africa, Ceylon, and India participating in team meetings and individual calls. Chad Collins, CEO of Körber.

Optimizing the food industry: a conversation with UniSoma’s Luis Pinto

AIMMS

It depends where you look, but for instance, in smaller markets like South Africa, food companies are hard-pressed to compete in the globalized market. Feed costs are much cheaper in Brazil than in South Africa. The food supply chain is complex and challenging.

Optimizing the food industry: a conversation with UniSoma’s Luis Pinto

AIMMS

It depends where you look, but for instance, in smaller markets like South Africa, food companies are hard-pressed to compete in the globalized market. Feed costs are much cheaper in Brazil than in South Africa. The food supply chain is complex and challenging. Changing consumer preferences, rising competition and new technologies are compelling food companies to rethink their approach to supply chain management.

2021 Manufacturing Trends Revealed by the Pandemic

QAD

QAD frequently publishes guides to international business by country, such as South Africa, Germany, India and many others; see Doing Business in South Korea. .

Cyber attacks on logistics networks are rapidly increasing

Resilinc

In July, South Africa’s port and rail operator Transnet declared force majeure after a cyberattack crippled its ability to operate the country’s four container ports and freight rail system.

How to manage warehouse employees: The simple solution

SCJunction

Managing employees in your warehouse, whether you are in the Middle East, South Africa, or any other location worldwide, can be a challenge for warehouse managers and HR alike. We discuss the solution that allows you to go about improving job satisfaction, reducing turnover, and thereby optimising warehouse productivity and profitability of the business overall. WMS Implementing a WMS Managing your warehouse

How to manage warehouse employees: The simple solution

SCJunction

Managing employees in your warehouse, whether you are in the Middle East, South Africa, or any other location worldwide, can be a challenge for warehouse managers and HR alike. We discuss the solution that allows you to go about improving job satisfaction, reducing turnover, and thereby optimising warehouse productivity and profitability of the business overall. WMS Implementing a WMS Managing your warehouse

Walmart Bests Whole Foods in Study of Food Supply's Human Toll

Material Handling and Logistics

For example, in South Africa, more than 90% of surveyed women working on on grape farms reported not having enough to eat in the previous month. Oxfam America examined the treatment of the women, farmers and food-sector workers and many big grocers fared poorly. Grocers including Walmart Inc., Jumbo Group Ltd. and Whole Foods Market Inc. fared poorly in ratings looking at the treatment of the women, farmers and food-sector workers who supply supermarket shelves in the U.S.

Food 101