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SAPICS News
Friday, 29 May 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Level 3 Liquor Let-Down Looms, Warns Supply Chain Professional Body »
Many South Africans are rejoicing over President Ramaphosa’s latest announcement that the easing of the Covid-19 lockdown...
Wednesday, 20 May 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
International Recognition For SAPICS »
Johannesburg-based SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, has achieved international recognition for i...
Thursday, 14 May 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lack Of Supplier Development Leads To Critical Pharmaceutical Shortages In Covid-19 Crisis »
The Covid-19 crisis has highlighted a lack of supplier development in South African supply chains. This has contributed to...
Wednesday, 06 May 2020   (3 Comments - view/add)
SA Supply Chains Gear Up For Level 4 And Demand For Winter Goods »
As South Africa enters the second phase of the country’s Covid-19 lockdown – Level 4, which includes some easing of the in...
Tuesday, 28 April 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
The latest coronavirus scenarios: walking the tightrope - Words from the foxy Clem Sunter »
Words from the foxy Clem Sunter Clem is well known and a widely respected friend to the SAPICS Supply Chain Communit...
Monday, 20 April 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
SAPICS Postpones The Leading Event In Africa For Supply Chain Professionals Amid Covid-19 Crisis »
In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, has announced the postponeme...
Wednesday, 08 April 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supply Chain Management Support To Relieve Covid-19 Challenges »
Amid the Covid-19 crisis, supply chain professionals are responsible for maintaining South African supply chains; ensuring...
Friday, 27 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supply Chain Management Has A Key Role To Play In COVID-19 Crisis »
As South Africa heads into the next phase of our fight against Covid-19 – a nationwide lockdown – efficient supply chain m...
Tuesday, 24 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Force Majeure and contractual obligations - Norton Rose Fulbright »
  COVID19 has brought about many challenges for global supply chains. One of the issues that seems to have many...
Tuesday, 17 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19, SAPICS and Supply Chain Management »
The coronavirus announcement by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has the country reeling. He declared a national st...
Monday, 09 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Defying The Logistics Odds In Nigeria »
Logistics in Nigeria is fraught with challenges. The lack of infrastructure is one of the biggest factors hampering supply...
Monday, 02 March 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Redesigning Supply Chains To Withstand Disruptions Like Coronavirus Crisis »
Recent and ongoing global events such as the new coronavirus crisis have highlighted the fragility of existing supply chai...
Wednesday, 26 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAPICS to co-host global indaba to develop human resources for health supply chain management »
SAPICS, the Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, is proud to be playing a vital role in improving healthcare sup...
Tuesday, 11 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Demand Driven World Africa At SAPICS 2020 »
Data from the Harvard Business Review reveals that b usinesses are disappearing faster than ever before, and that compani...
Monday, 10 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Innovative Online and Offline E-Commerce is Improving The Lives of Women in Emerging Markets »
A pioneering e-commerce platform is helping women in East Africa access menstrual care, personal care and women’s health p...
Monday, 27 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Smart Peacekeeping on the agenda at SAPICS 2020 »
If the term “smart peacekeeping” conjures up scenes from the blockbuster science fiction movies RoboCop, in which a cybo...
Wednesday, 20 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supply Chain Community Raises Funds For Disabled Children »
The recent SAPICS Golf Day, which was hosted by The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management at Glen Vista Golf Cours...
Thursday, 14 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Global Supply Chain Thought Leader John Gattorna At SAPICS 2020 »
One of the world’s pre-eminent supply chain thought leaders, Dr John Gattorna, will be a keynote speaker at the 2020 SAPIC...
Wednesday, 06 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare And Transport Reimagined In 4IR »
Imagine a world in which doctors will be able to predict illness, and really offer healthcare, as opposed to the “sick car...
Monday, 21 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
International Accolade For Africa's Professional Body For Supply Chain Management »
The vital role being played by SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management, in skills development in Africa...
Thursday, 10 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Building Supply Chain Talent For Africa »
Chaotic supply chains are negatively impacting health, development and economic outcomes in Africa, according to Nigeria-b...
Monday, 30 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SMEs are the Weakest Link in Supply Chain Cyber Security »
Small to medium enterprises are at greatest risk from cyber security threats, and their vulnerability in turn poses a dang...
Friday, 27 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAPICS Inspires Aspiring Young Supply Chain Professionals »
This year’s 5 th annual Young Professional and Student Conference, hosted by SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Cha...
Tuesday, 13 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare Lessons From Nigeria For Supply Chain Professionals »
A supply chain membership platform for the private sector in Nigeria has strengthened private sector spending for public h...
Monday, 29 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Technology Is Disrupting And Transforming The Supply Chain »
New waves of technology are disrupting and transforming the very nature of the supply chain, according to world leading fu...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Future of Zero Waste to Landfill and the New Carbon Tax »
South Africa is fast approaching a situation of running out of landfill space; the inevitable “day full” is on our doors...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supply Chain Management Is A Powerful New Weapon In United Nations Peacekeeping Missions »
The scope and magnitude of United Nations peacekeeping operations, and the logistics challenges of supporting 100 000...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Circular Economy Is Saving The Planet And Boosting Profits »
Shoes made from ocean plastics, packaging material made from mushrooms and a green partnership between Ford and Heinz to b...
Monday, 01 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAPICS 2019 Arms Delegates With Knowledge And Skills To Improve, Innovate And Advance »
The 2019 SAPICS Conference saw close to 800 supply chain professionals representing 28 countries converge in Cape Town to...
Tuesday, 04 June 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Cape Town To Host Africa's Leading Supply Chain Conference »
Supply chain professionals from around the world will converge in Cape Town next week for the annual SAPICS Conference, Af...
Thursday, 23 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transformation and Professional Supply Chain Designations Top The Agenda of New SAPICS President »
Keabetswe Mpane has been appointed president of SAPICS (The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management).  ...
Tuesday, 14 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Disruptive, Digital era demands new business models »
In 1980, the average life expectancy of a firm in the Fortune 500 was around 38 years. Today, it is less than 15 years and...
Thursday, 09 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare Supply Chain Challenges and Fake Medicines in The Spotlight at SAPICS 2019 »
Richard is a healthcare worker whose tiny clinic is located at the edge of the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of C...
Tuesday, 07 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Water and Wine in the Spotlight at SAPICS 2019 »
Experts predict a dire shortage of freshwater by 2030, with a growing manufacturing sector contributing to the escalating...
Friday, 03 May 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prestigious Sponsors get Behind SAPICS Conference »
Prestigious sponsors that include Barloworld Logistics and software solutions specialist SYSPRO have confirmed their suppo...

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