Fall in love with your Supply Chain

February 08, 2018

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It keeps you awake at night, it is on your mind always, your phone buzzes at all hours of the day, it is temperamental, tricky to handle and everyone has advice on how to do it better. A relationship? No…it’s your supply chain. As a supply chain professional you likely eat, breathe and sleep every detail of your operation and obsess over every transaction, load and shipment. Here are some ways to keep the passion for supply chain alive within your organisation.

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Connecting Today’s Reality to Tomorrow’s Possibility: Launch of SupplyChainForesight 2017 Changes Format and Embraces Technology.

April 04, 2017

Barloworld Logistics launched its benchmark supplychainforesight 2017 with a positive message that conveyed both optimism and excitement in the face of a rapidly changing world.  

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Barloworld Logistics' Celebrates a Ground-Breaking Road to Rail Initiative.

February 25, 2017

Collaboration is the key to a Landmark Road to Rail Migration of Cargo

Barloworld Logistics, ArcelorMittal South Africa, Transnet Freight Rail, Newlyn Properties and Grindrod Terminals collaborate to launch a ground-breaking initiative to convert road traffic to rail.

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Barloworld Logistics Earns Top Honours at 2016 Logistics Achiever Awards

October 31, 2016

By Kate Stubbs, Executive Business Development, Marketing & Communication, Barloworld Logistics

Highlighting its position as the leader in smart supply chain solutions in southern Africa, Barloworld Logistics took home the Gold Award and was named Overall Winner at the annual Logistics Achiever Awards. The award ceremony was held on 13th October at Montecasino in Johannesburg, and recognises achievements and innovations ‘that have created market advantage today for a strong, sustainable foundation into the future.’

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Why a Resilient Supply Chain will Future-Proof the Organisation

October 12, 2016

By Paul van Nierop, Executive Supply Chain Planning Solutions, Barloworld Logistics

Globally, business is moving into a period of higher market disruption - with economic upheaval, political uncertainty, and industry innovation all challenging the ability to sustain market positions through traditional business models.

As the latest Barloworld Logistics supplychainforesight survey revealed, the majority of local business leaders recognise that their organisations will need to adapt to change. However, they felt that changes implemented in their business model or supply chain only succeeded 25% of the time.

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