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Bidvest Panalpina Logistics unveils a fresh, new look

Bidvest Panalpina Logistics announces a name change and a change in global partner to bolster its current position, as one of the major market...

A competitive advantage for local logistics firms

South Africa’s logistics industry is weathering a storm, with local firms turning to innovation in all its forms to create sustainability. Bidvest Panalpina Logistics...

Navigating a hostile road-freight market

Bidvest Panalpina Logistics’ flexible and responsive approach is paying off despite the enormous challenges facing the industry. South Africa’s economy shrank by 3.2% in the...

In house IIoT platform creates machine network

In 2017, thyssenkrupp Materials Services began to digitally connect its machinery network, using their self-developed IIoT platform called toii. Now that the product has...

On safe paths

When using the principle of triangulation for navigating automated guided vehicles (AGVs), vehicles are often equipped with two different scanners, one for safety and...

The power of knowing

MiX Telematics Africa and Apex BI are together demonstrating how it is possible to manage an ever-expanding Internet of Things (IoT) environment. The IoT...

Major investments made in new facilities

Despite market uncertainty, local logistics powerhouse Bidvest Panalpina Logistics (BPL) has forged ahead with several large-scale infrastructure development plans. The company has moved into...

Smart trucks to promote road safety

Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) has launched a five year pilot project to run a 44 pallet Performance-Based Standard (PBS) trailer between Bloemfontein and...