The Ethics of Employee Tracking

Tracking employee behaviour and movement online may fit in legal loopholes, but not ethical ones There are technologies that allow organisations to monitor employees through their webcams, email and networks. On the surface, these are tools that allow companies to minimise the risks associated with remote working, preventing poor performance and abuse of company equipment. […]

ATM technology and innovation shine and scoop six awards

Spark ATM Systems, South Africa’s leading independent ATM deployer, won five awards at the 2020 tt100 Business Innovations Awards held in November. The tt100 Business Innovation Awards programme was launched in 1991 to create awareness of the role of technology and innovation in South Africa, while the Africa Tech Week Awards celebrates innovators, leaders and […]

dormakaba locks in the value of automated access control for Upside Down House SA

Hartbeespoort’s famous Upside Down House may sound like a disorganised location, but one thing is for sure – it has complete control over who enters and exits the building. Upside Down House South Africa is a premier tourist attraction, boasting furniture that is upside down, art, jumping castles and kiddies’ rides, along with a small […]

Call for increased vigilance as crime statistics reveal an alarming 32% spike in truck hijackings

An alarming increase in truck hijackings has raised a red flag for fleet owners to be extra vigilant over the festive season. Innovative solutions like the MiX Track and React bureau service from MiX Telematics (JSE: MIX, NYSE: MIXT), a leading global provider of connected fleet and mobile asset management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), […]

Connecting business and talent objectives to drive value through innovation

Within the current context of the global COVID-19 Pandemic, the face of the workforce is rapidly and continually changing. Organisations may be facing increased challenges when it comes to human management solutions. While the goal is to ensure that business and talent objectives remain adequately aligned – which is essential for optimal business performance, success, […]

Industry bodies join forces to improve public health supply chains ahead of COVID-19 vaccine roll-out

A new partnership between SAPICS (The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management in Southern Africa) and the International Association of Public Health Logisticians (IAPHL) will promote professionalism and community in South African public health supply chains with the objective of improving the availability of healthcare supplies and live-saving medicines, including the COVID-19 vaccine. Health crises […]

Increase your DC’s agility with Honeywell’s latest mobile devices

During the global pandemic, supply chain pressure has forced distribution centres to become more agile and efficient to handle the challenges of customers in a changing world. As the economy opens up, DCs and warehouses are reviewing new technologies to increase agility, productivity and safety protocols. Bidvest Mobility, a leader in mobile computing and barcode […]