A spade is a spade and a Payroll Platform

CRS Technologies, a leader in integrated and efficient human resources and payroll solutions and services in the South African market, has launched its Spade campaign, emphasising the importance of fast and efficient patching and upgrades for payroll platforms in the remote working era. Designed to remove delays, mitigate security risks, ensure compliance and improve productivity, […]

Li-ion battery technology is a game-changer in the forklift industry

Lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology represents one of the biggest game-changers in the forklift industry in recent times, according to Elite Forklift Rental MD Jéan du Preez. While battery-powered forklifts are far ‘greener’ than ones powered by internal combustion engines, traditional lead-acid batteries run the risk of premature failure if not maintained properly. Other disadvantages of […]

Call to Action – War against the truckers in South Africa

Mr President Again, the road freight companies (truckers) find themselves being attacked by forces under the pretext of foreign nationals “taking jobs away from citizens”. This results in damaged and totally destroyed lives, companies, employment opportunities, economic activity, goods, vehicles, facilities, roads and foreign investment to move goods through South Africa into Africa. Mr President […]

Labour in the next normal: RFA Labour Indaba answers some of the unknowns

Cyberbullying, virtual sexual harassment, remote work challenges, effective decision-making in the face of uncertainty: these are some of the challenges we are encountering as we enter the ‘Next Normal’.  Not to mention existing trucking industry challenges such as changing legislation, mounting pressures from labour – and more. These and other labour-related issues will be part […]

Is the supply chain profession ready to save the world?

The distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine from drugmakers to billions of people around the world is likely to be the supply chain management profession’s greatest endeavour ever. Healthcare supply chains that were stretched and strained during the COVID-19 pandemic with the distribution of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) may not be ready. The industry’s most pressing […]