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compostable, plastic packaging

Campaign helping small businesses switch to sustainable packaging launched

The campaign aims to educate SMEs about the benefits of using the ARL on-pack, which provides information on how to corr...
just in time, imports

How small businesses can save money on imports

If you are importing a small quantity of stock, contact other businesses in your network to see if anyone else is shippi...

Q&A: Creating stylish and timeless eyewear

Hayley and Jayde Hall remind themselves a solution is always in reach, and are grateful to have each other to pull on, w...
supply chain financing, supply chain management

Leveraging horizontal supply chain integration for SMEs

The key to sustainability is having the right supply chain management technology to deliver true integration that is sus...

The ‘death of distance’ makes overseas markets essential

Expanding overseas remains a smart way to counter the threat from competitors capitalising on geo-arbitrage to compete w...

Businesses buying local to circumvent supply chain bottlenecks

"It would appear businesses are not waiting for supply chain issues to ease, but rather are adapting with new procuremen...
in-house deliver, parcel delivery, sending

Five biggest delivery transport mistakes small business can make

Physically delivering an item is not always as simple as it sounds - plenty can go wrong between the time a parcel leave...

High-tech logistics for an age-old sector

Konvoy's technology removed this issue for clients, getting its fleet of 200,000 kegs back out into circulation quickly ...

Woolies tackles sustainability, transparency with the help of 2D barcodes

2D barcodes are a savvy new technology that stores a wealth of information about an item’s supply chain, from product id...
challenges

Retailers on the front foot in confronting economic challenges

"It is promising to see that a significant proportion of retailers have already made changes that will protect their bus...