Extensive research and development has revolutionized our adhesive tapes”, says Mrs. Sarika Rahul Rajgaria, Director of sales, Pentagon Tapes

Adhesive tapes can be easily found in the stationary of a school kid to a skilled craftsman. Their easy application and reliable bond makes it possible to stick an object on the surface an easy task. But we fail to realize that our standard adhesive tapes have pretty much changed in the past decade. They are no longer a solution for temporary bonding as in today’s time, small articles such as a car’s batch of honor to the glass panels of a skyscraper are all stuck using these strong tapes.…

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Absa Bank Helps Distressed Africans Keep Their Homes During Pandemic Using FICO Collections Technology

One of Africa’s largest financial groups wins 2021 FICO® Decisions Award for Debt Collection using automated communications solutions       Highlights: Absa Bank has used FICO® Customer Communication Services to double the number of customers who can self-service to 43 percent Absa Bank has reduced impairment charges on the back of the improvement in customer experience, resulting in an ROI of 29x Absa Bank has won the 2021 FICO® Decisions Award for Debt Management   JOHANNESBURG – 05 March 2021 — Absa Bank, one of Africa’s largest financial groups,…

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SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT IS ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST IMPORTANT PROFESSIONS RIGHT NOW

When the US President turns his attention to supply chains, it is compelling confirmation that the profession is important, according to Tonya Lamb, business development executive at SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management in Southern Africa.   She says that the supply chain review announced by President Biden has galvanised supply chain professionals around the globe, including the South African supply chain community that SAPICS represents. “The Covid-19 crisis thrust supply chains and supply chain management into the spotlight like never before. It is heartening for the profession…

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Rand-Air provides efficient dewatering at Northern Cape mine

South Africa’s mining and industrial sector operates in diverse weather conditions: heat, cold, rainy or sunny.   While mining operations in the typically hot Northern Cape operate mostly in hot, dry conditions, the province has experienced unusual and prolific rainfall since late last year – with the resulting water volumes and flooding affecting several mining and industrial operations.   To mitigate the effects of this exceptional rainfall – and to ensure vital operational continuity – a Northern Cape mine recently required a fast and efficient dewatering solution on site.  …

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Dekra Industrial attains Level 3 B-BBEE: authentically empowered for growth

Following an 18 month transformation process, Dekra Industrial in South Africa has recently attained a Level 3 B-BBEE (Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) accreditation, with 51 percent black woman ownership. The agreement with the new majority share option holder, established B-BBEE ownership consultancy Transformation Shared Services (TSS), became effective from February 2021. “Transformation is something we take very seriously at Dekra Industrial. We regard our B-BBEE level upgrade as an extremely important and very positive change, in that it represents an authentic collaboration with a well-respected, value-adding B-BBEE partner – with…

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