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Monetising your sustainability strategy

Green credentials have become a fashionable must-have for organisations in most industries, however, to effect real change, environmental policy needs to be far more than rhetoric, or indeed, a compliance exercise.

Supply chains cannot be shrunk into greatness

Barloworld Logistics - Why outsourcing can unlock value in tough economic times - Smart Supply Chain Solutions

In imports, timing is everything

When is right? Common sense indicates that when the currency is stronger, it becomes cheaper to import. But, if we consider that the trade market changes constantly and that there are a number of factors that affect the sector – beyond currency fluctuations, is there really a right time to import?

Beyond Robotic Process Automation

Cloud Technology is a critical enabler of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Particularly when data intensive processes are involved, ‘platform as a service’ allows for innovative new ways for traditional problems to be solved, bringing agility, speed and scalability.

Smart factories just got smarter

In manufacturing, the rise of ‘smart factories’ has re-invented the way factories operate, leveraging data, analytics and ‘connected everything’ to enable unprecedented levels of automation and optimisation.

REPORT | Movement and the economy – intimately linked

Like all sectors, commercial vehicle rental experiences a surge in business in periods of economic upswing. However, the almost direct correlation between van rentals and economic growth imply that movement is not just a gauge of the health of an economy, it is an economic driver in its own right.

Mining | Throttling the goose that lays golden eggs

The prolonged uncertainty created by the introduction of Mining Charter III and the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill [B 15D – 2013], has left SA’s mining industry in limbo. An industry that can ill afford any more financial setbacks.

Bridging diversity in multinational offices

How can we work towards a common, mutually beneficial future in an extremely diverse world fragmented by difference? Multinational companies are well acquainted with this problem, as they confront it daily through the communication conundrums between their regional offices.

An intelligent approach to Africa’s promising mobility revolution?

Kevin Pillay | Vice President for Mobility | Siemens Africa | Kevin.Pillay@Siemens.com | https://www.siemens.com/za/en/home.html |Despite the continent’s transport infrastructure lagging behind global standards for decades, Africa...

Africa’s supply chains need strengthening

If Africa wants to change how it trades with the rest of the world, it needs to start by rethinking how it trades with...
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