Where Do We Go?

Where Do We Go?

There’s nothing worse than something that does not work as it should! Efforts go to waste, business relationships crumble, tariffs keep rising, operational costs keep eating away at funds, high potentially successful small businesses shut down, big players delay...
Imminent Gloom Within Industry.

Imminent Gloom Within Industry.

Another and possibly potentially horrendous phase of the Covid-19 era. With no clear plans from government, most businesses are in danger of watching their hard work crumble under the effects of the pandemic, their efforts to stay in business through 2020 would have...
Manufacturing Ups and Downs

Manufacturing Ups and Downs

The manufacturing industry – the 4th largest industry in South Africa, contributing 14% to the gross domestic product (GDP). With the Food and Beverages division, the most important component in the industry, contributing 25% to total manufacturing activity....
What Matters Most Is , Can We Recover?

What Matters Most Is , Can We Recover?

At a time when output needs to improve in order to spur economic recovery. One key concern would be how cost variables could push output in the opposite-direction. Industry has experienced companies that need to deliver services of standard but working below their...
Steel Prices at their Highest since 2008

Steel Prices at their Highest since 2008

Many industries have suffered the effects of the pandemic. Some have suffered great loss and some seen profit, some in the balance while others are just hanging in there by a strand. The recent announcements of a steel price hike of 10.3% puts many within the industry...