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Cartrack just keeps growing and growing

2018-11-08 14:48
Zak Calisto, Global CEO of Cartrack, reported that Cartrack grew its subscriber base by 28% to 849 772, a notable acceleration of the already robust compound growth rate in subscribers over the past six years of 21% per annum. It was all good news

If Cartrack had to select a song to describe its path in the market, it would most certainly be “Up Up and Away” for it truly is rising in a “beautiful balloon”. In fact, click here and put the background


Local UD truck drivers shine in world competition

2018-11-08 14:40
Tatiya Sisilia from Clover SA in Johannesburg was awarded Best Green Band driver in the Quon category.

Three cheers to two of our local UD Trucks fleet drivers who proudly represented Southern Africa at the finals of the Extra Mile Challenge driver competition in Ageo, Japan and walked away with two of the major awards. Tatiya Sisilia


Changing the way logistics does business

2018-11-08 14:33
A “bottom-up” approach of sourcing ideas from all staff members in the company has introduced a culture of innovation in Bidvest Panalpina Logistics and has already resulted in over 100 ideas being put forward, many of which have been implemented or are in development.

FleetWatch recently received a press release from Bidvest Panalpina Logistics (BPL) which perked up our interest in that it tells of how BPL is focusing great attention on innovation as being a key enabler of future growth. Having been following


Serco full of good news for the new year

2018-11-08 14:20
A trailer body constructed by Serco. Managing Director Clinton Holcroft expects 2019 to be similar to 2018 but says the company is well placed, well equipped and determined to make a success of it.

Full order books, business already coming in for 2019 and a positive outlook generally for the new year – that’s the good news from leading South African trailer and truck building company, Serco. Managing Director Clinton Holcroft attributes the continued


Ctrack adds emergency response service to its offerings

2018-10-26 12:24
The new service by Ctrack provides immediate, guaranteed access to ambulance services countrywide as well as R10 000 in hospital costs cover, among other benefits.

Vehicle tracking and telematics service provider, Ctrack, has added a new emergency response service to its vehicle tracking products. The new service, claimed to be a first for the vehicle tracking and telematics industry in South Africa, provides immediate, guaranteed


International accolade for SAPICS

2018-10-26 11:56
SAPICS chairman Mungo Park

South Africa’s Professional Body for Supply Chain Management (SAPICS) has received an international accolade honouring its commitment to advancing supply chain excellence. APICS, the association for supply chain management in the United States, presented SAPICS with its 2018 Diamond Partner