Advanced Supply Chain Capabilities Needed for Strong Financial Performance

According to a new study from Deloitte, organizations with superior supply chain capabilities achieve significantly higher levels of performance on both revenue growth and EBIT measures when compared to the industry average The Deloitte study, Supply chain leadership – Distinctive approaches to innovation, collaboration, and talent alignment, reveals that 79 percent of organizations with superior supply […]

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Dovetail takes Silver at Logistics Achiever Awards- Engineering News- November 2013

Dovetail Business Solutions is proud to announce that it, in conjunction with Triton Express, was presented with a silver award at the 2013 Logistics Achiever Awards, hosted on September 18 at Monte Casino. Finalists of the 2013 LAA included multi-national companies, such as Sasol, Shell, Joy Global Africa and JSE listed mining giant Exxaro. Dovetail submitted a joint entry with its client Triton Express, […]

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Solutions provider expands system offering- Engineering News- March 2014

Logistics software solutions provider Dovetail, with its fleet managment Partner, TransnetiX Interactive, will launch a new mobile-fleet inventory management system in the second quarter of this year, following the successful launch of the new bulk fuel management and workshop management systems last month,Dovetail business solutions: business development director Shermandra Singh tells Engineering News. “These systems are Web-based enterprise fleet management systems, which use the latest Internet language to facilitate integration with other […]

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Container tracking improves efficiency- Engineering News- January 2014

Logistics solutions provider Dovetail Business Solutions reports that it will launch its new Container Transport Solution (CTS) software package next month, enabling logistics companies to track the whereabouts of containers and improve efficiencies. Dovetail’s development team created a logistics solution to cater for the logistics and shipping industry tasked with transporting containers. The CTS manages the tracking of containers […]

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Logistics software now available to Android users- Engineering News- January 2014

Logistics software solutions provider Dovetail has upgraded its Microsoft– based MobileControl solution for the Android operating system to run off Android smartphones, scanning devices and personal digital assistants (PDAs). Business solutions director Shermandra Singh says the solution improves the estimated time of delivery functionality and allows for on-board vehicle scanning and the near-real-time tracking of the collection and delivery processes. Its built-in fleet-checking and management solution also enables the daily managementof […]

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IT logistics crucial to mining operations- September 2013

Information technology (IT) plays a pivotal role in ensuring the efficient functioning of a mine’s supply chain operations, says logistics software solutions provider Dovetail. “For this reason, Dovetail added a new functionality to its MobileControl solution device towards the end of June, which improves estimated time of delivery functionality, allowing for on-board vehicle scanning and […]

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Improved logistics key to sustaining Africa’s growth- Engineering News- October 2013

Africa requires dependable logistics ser- vices and skills, backed by established infrastructure and world-classinformation technology (IT) systems, to sustain its positive growth trajectory, logistics software solutions providerDovetail business development director Shermandra Singh asserts. Addressing IT students at the University of the Witwatersrand on the expansion of IT and logistics in Africa, Singh said the continent had started to attract significant amounts of private […]

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Cluster warehousing solution receives industry platinum award- October 2013

Global logistics and forwarding company Savino Del Bene received a platinum award for its importer tyre-industry supply chain cluster initiative at the twenty-fifth yearly Logistics Achiever Awards, held last month at Montecasino, in Fourways, Johannesburg. Platinum awards are handed out for project excellence of an international standard, says logistics software solutionscompany Dovetail director Ralf Rolle. Read More…

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Dovetail takes Silver at LAA- July 2013

Dovetail Business Solutions is proud to announce that it, in conjunction with Triton Express, was presented with a silver award at the 2013 Logistics Achiever Awards (LAA), hosted on September 18 at Monte Casino. Finalists of the 2013 LAA included multi-national companies, such as Sasol, Shell, Joy Global Africa and JSE listed mining giant Exxaro. […]

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Dovetail enables greater visibility and cost savings for logistics companies- August 2013

  Logistics solutions provider Dovetail Business Solutions rolled out its updated MobileControl solution, with a new estimated time of delivery functionality, in July 2013 to assist industries across South Africa with cost and time savings and improve driver visibility in the logistics industry.   The company adds that, to date, it has received positive feedback […]

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IT Solutions Integral to Success of Logistics Industry- August, 2013

Information technology (IT) is a central part of the successful supply chain of organisations in South Africa’s logistics industry, which is worth more than R3-billion a year, logistics software solutions provider Dovetail tells Engineering News. “IT solutions have given logistics providers proper control over and real-time visibility of their operational processes and clients’ goods,” says Dovetail business development director Shermandra Singh. Read More…

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Technology Helps Increase Efficiency Levels of Deliveries- August, 2013

Logistics software developer Dovetail recently released its new MobileControl solution, which boasts its new estimated- time-of-delivery functionality allowing for on-board vehicle scanning and near-real-time tracking of collection and delivery processes. This enables customers to receive accurate and timeous updates on the status of their requests. Read More…      

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