The Supply Chain Africa division delivers an end-to-end supply chain solution through the integration of its multiple business units. Its services include supply chain optimisation, consulting, technology, procurement, third-party distribution, transport, multi-temperature controlled product distribution, bulk raw material transportation, warehousing, inbound and outbound freight forwarding, customs clearing, import and export consolidation, international airfreight services and bonded cross-border transport.
Super Group Head Office
27 Impala Road, Chislehurston, Sandton
+27 11 523 4000
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Established in 1992, Cargoworks is a specialist in the break bulk transportation industry in South Africa. With our head office in Johannesburg and our branches in Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Nelspruit and East London, our countrywide footprint enables us to accommodate all your break bulk transportation requirements.
This, together with our dedicated focus on serving companies with “traditional freight” transport needs, means we can offer highly competitive rates, exceptional service standards and a wide variety of transportation solutions to all our clients, ranging from small users to large ultra-bulk transporters.
The Cargoworks management team is supported by experienced and highly qualified operations, vehicle maintenance and administrative personnel contingents. Senior management is involved in both the initial signing-up of clients and the daily running of each account. This means the same Cargoworks personnel are involved with the daily maintenance of each client relationship right from the start and a single phone call can quickly resolve any issues and ensure that any problems are dealt with swiftly and efficiently.
Digistics is a procurement and multi-temperature-controlled distribution business that provides end-to-end supply chain solutions. Digistics enables their customers strategy, driven by their customers unique environment. Digistics provides customers with a competitively priced, end-to end value chain business solution, synchronizing the exchange of information and people, channelled into cutting-edge innovative systems, processes and discipline, aimed at providing the highest commitment to service, quality and a long-term relationship, enabling a competitive advantage for customers in the market place.
Digistics focuses on every essence of supply chain management, unleashing hidden value. The team of experienced professionals and a national distribution infrastructure as well as a footprint in Africa, enables Digistics to provide clients with a tailored solution. Through constantly reinventing our environment applying creative thinking and people development, Digistics enables world class supply chains.
Digistics offers customer-focused tailored-solutions, significant cost savings, world class quality, reduced complexity, superior service, innovation and flexibility.
LuxLiner offers safe and reliable passenger transport solutions from small groups including churches, schools, society groups, sports groups to corporates. We are a proud company of JSE listed Super Group and a subsidiary of Phola Coaches.
ABF Legend Logistics (Pty) Ltd (Legend) is a logistics services company that provides coal hauling services to a range of clients in the industry. Legend’s client base consists primarily of mines, the National Energy Supplier and the export market. Legend was established in 2006 with its main objective to be the leading coal transportation company in its operating area.
Legend operates mainly in the Mpumalanga province area, as well as the Gauteng region. The business operates a consistently expanding fleet in excess of 200 super link coal haulage trucks and is well positioned to assist clients who require specialised distribution solutions.
The company’s operational target is to move approximately 1.5 - 2 million tons of coal each month, ensuring that customer satisfaction is the ultimate goal. Legend’s aim is to provide expert coal hauling skills and to build client confidence to not only develop and maintain a strong, productive culture within their clients’ organizations, but to also continually improve systems by keeping abreast of changes and auditing its effectiveness.
People are the core asset of the company and their skills and motivation drives the company’s success. The company aims to provide a supportive environment which maximizes employee and customer satisfaction. Management prioritise safety as one of the most important factors for both their employees as well as those around them.
Underpinning the strategy and vision are ABF Legend Logistics (Pty) Ltd core values:
MDS was founded in 1991 as an intra-city collivery service and rapidly grew to the largest same day delivery service in the country servicing some of the country’s largest multinationals. Always innovating, MDS evolved from a purely intra-city courier company to express Collivery service, with branches across the country. MDS has continued this innovation by continuing to develop value added products and services to our business. We are therefore able to provide a comprehensive logistical support function not only to large companies but to SMME’s and even individuals.
MDS Collivery is the country's leading web based courier company. It takes less than a minute to register and you can start using our services immediately. You can also view a complete price list for comparison purposes. Not only can we integrate our systems with yours but we also guarantee that we will save you money. Revolutionary is a strong word, but it is the only way to describe what we do. We will blow you away with every aspect of our service!
The MDS Group consists of 4 companies employing over 300 staff with a fleet of over 200 vehicles Collivering more than 60 000 parcels a month.
MDS Collivery - South Africa’s leading online courier company
MDS VisaPak - Providing visa support services to travellers
MDS Outsourcing - Providing vehicle and driver combinations on a contract basis to clients
MDS Technologies - Integration support and development services to our eCommerce clients
Working in partnership with our clients, we continually strive to improve our service levels enabling our clients to focus on their own core competencies and allowing them to improve their competitiveness.
With a fleet of over 200 modern buses, Phola Coaches is a leading provider of passenger transport solutions & bus charter services. The company’s core business is focused on long-term passenger transport contracts in the Construction, Mining, Power Generation and Higher Education sectors with a proud history dating back to 1983.
Phola Coaches has a modern fleet of buses from our compact Executive 10 Seater bus to the semi luxury buses which can accommodate larger groups ranging from 10 to 65 seater capacity. Phola Coaches offers a safe and reliable transport solution for small groups to large companies and all buses are supplied with professional drivers. At Phola Coaches, we embrace safety at all levels in our organisation and strive to maintain our exemplary safety record.
Since 1989, Rentrak has pioneered the vehicle recovery industry providing essential monitoring and recovery services to the vehicle tracking industry. As the industry has evolved so has Rentrak and the company now offers clients a total risk management solution incorporating vehicle monitoring and recovery, fleet bureau services, investigations, risk analysis and security audits.
Rentrak offers a sophisticated Control & Response Centre which is operational 24/7 and manned by trained operators. Rentrak is not a vendor of vehicle tracking and fleet management systems but has established relationships with all major suppliers and has the capability to track and recover on any of these systems. Rentrak has a National and Cross Border recovery footprint allowing us to respond immediately in the event of a vehicle hijacking or theft.
At Rentrak, we are dedicated to providing a professional service to our clients, discreetly and efficiently, using the latest technology and drawing on nearly 3 decades of operational expertise.
Response is a courier service with a difference. We specialise in same day and overnight time critical deliveries with a team of dedicated owner drivers on standby 24/7. A national footprint includes branches in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town plus a strong network of regional agents. At Response, we offer a specialised service that fills a unique gap in the market. We specialise in high-level express and courier operations, using personal couriers for emergencies and other important shipments. We promise to do “whatever it takes” to get your delivery there on time. Because sometimes it’s not about cost – it’s about getting your delivery there at all costs!
SG African Logistics provides long distance, cross-border transport, third party distribution and transport brokerage in sub-Saharan Africa. Additional services include customs clearing, transit bonds, warehousing, bagging, trade finance and insurance. Typical cargo transported into the region include break bulk items such as foodstuffs, consumables and mining equipment, whilst agricultural and mining products are transported out of the region.
With a total fleet size of over 450 truck/trailer triaxle flat-deck combinations at its disposal, SG African Logistics is capable of serving the region as far north as the Democratic Republic of Congo. SG African Logistics is supported throughout the region by a comprehensive depot structure stretching from the port of Durban in South Africa all the way through to Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo and includes staffing and depot facilities at all border posts on route.
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SG Agility is a specialist freight forwarding company registered with the South African Customs Service. With its head office in Johannesburg and branches in Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth, SG Agility offers local and multinational customers a range of logistics and supply chain solutions, including air freight, ocean freight, road freight, customs clearance, warehousing and distribution.
Personal service, logistics expertise and supply chain solutions that answer the needs of customers large and small are what you can expect from SG Agility. We help customers navigate the complexities of today’s world using state-of-the-art logistics capabilities. The resources of our global network are at your disposal.
SG Agility also has fast, hassle-free solutions with its trade finance product, which will ease working capital requirements. With over 15 years’ experience in international financing, SG Agility is able to offer its clients competitive, seamless and innovative solutions in trade finance both locally and abroad.
Whether your need is for transport of air, ocean and road freight; warehousing and special handling; supply chain management or specialties such as project logistics and fairs and events, SG Agility has you covered. Customers who turn to SG Agility can be confident of accessing logistics solutions that increase efficiency, improve reliability and reduce operational costs. We look forward to building a lasting partnership with you.
SG Bulk is a specialised bulk fuel and dry powder distribution business providing short and long-haul transportation services to clients in the energy, aviation, civil engineering, construction and cement industries. The business currently operates a fleet in excess of 70 bulk tankers and is well positioned to assist clients who require specialised bulk fuel and powder distribution solutions.
Our fleet of fuel tankers comply with the strictest safety, quality and service standards, and are audited regularly against global standards. We offer primary, bridging and secondary fuel distribution, with an impeccable safety record across our operations.
SG Bulk is committed to ensuring that effective HSE practices are deployed throughout its business, and currently holds the following accreditations:
SG Bulk is proud to announce being awarded Astron Energy’s (previously Chevron) Inland Hauler of the Year award for 2018. The award recognises leading HSE performance, a proactive culture, operational excellence and outstanding service delivery for bulk fuel transportation.
SG Coal is a logistics services company that provides the hauling of dry bulk goods such as coal, chrome and “run of mine minerals” in tipper trucks. SG Coal is a business built on more than 60 years of practical experience. The company has one of the biggest fleets of coal haulage trucks in Africa. The greatest advantage the company has in the market is its ‘end–to–end’ supply of road maintenance vehicles, loaders and other yellow equipment. In this way it supplies in the total demand of a coal mine’s coal haulage needs. Coupled with a staff compliment of excellent mechanics, driver trainers and other quality staff, SG Coal is a market leader in service delivery in the coal mining industry of South Africa.
SG Coal moves an approximate 4-5 million tons of coal per month. Our strength lies in our impressive safety record, service reliability, and price stability. Customer satisfaction is our priority; therefore we guarantee service delivery without sacrificing quality and safety.
We move forward with confidence, enthusiasm and integrity in every aspect of our business, irrespective of the task or circumstances at hand. Customer satisfaction and safety is our priority. Our service is based on:
SG Consumer, provides end-to-end supply chain solutions for the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry. The division specialises in the primary and secondary distribution, warehousing & debtors administration of products ranging from pharmaceutical scheduled products to foodstuffs, personal hygiene, detergents, plastic ware and beverage and confectionery type products.
Core services entail primary transport from factory through to full warehousing functionality and distribution to customers. These services are performed whilst utilising state of the art warehouse management, route planning and vehicle monitoring technologies.
SG Convenience is the largest national distributor in South Africa in the convenience distribution market segment, distributing to over 23,000 outlets. SG Convenience has an established national network with distribution centres in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Nelspruit, Port Elizabeth and George.
SG Convenience is a company that offers a unique service to other businesses. We specialise in centralised warehousing for Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) and then logistical transport of these goods to their relevant destinations. SG Convenience’s unique service includes sourcing high quality brands and products, warehousing them, packaging orders of these goods for clients and then delivering them within a 24-hour period. We are the link between manufacturer, supplier, customer and retailer ensuring the communication and delivery process is a smooth and efficient one.
Our technological efficiencies also allow for paperless and improved selection times, reduced invoicing errors, rep monitoring and order confirmation. We deliver nationwide and specialise in delivering to Forecourts and Convenience stores – including most petrol stations around the country! However, we are also there to support and ensure many popular franchises, restaurants, hotels, schools, hospitals, gyms, golf clubs and canteens are fully stocked to provide their customers with what they need at all times.
Our efficient warehousing and distribution system have become a trusted and efficient means of transporting goods throughout South Africa. Customers can expect outstanding service when dealing with SG Convenience – right from the product selection phase to final delivery.
SG Convenience is the only true multi-temperature convenience distribution company in South Africa offering its customers all three defined temperature categories, namely frozen, chilled and ambient, in one delivery. This business, together with SG Gateway Services and the Super Group Brands Division, will provide an integrated national logistics service to its customers.
The Freight business is well positioned to supply a modern fleet, enabled by technology and expertise to move cargo safely, timeously and cost effectively across South Africa and into neighbouring countries. Our national network of sites allows us to store and efficiently distribute goods to numerous locations. The fleet consists primarily of tautliners, and our vehicle age is kept low through a regular fleet replacement programme.
SG Freight is committed to ensuring that effective HSE practices are deployed throughout its business, and currently holds the following accreditations:
SG Freight combines operational delivery excellence with the use of leading-edge technology and ongoing innovation to create dynamic supply chain solutions for its customers. Our complete solution, Freight Online, has been developed over a number of years by SGIT, customised to include all facets of order, transportation and delivery visibility. Freight Online is a best of breed combination of in-house technology and software using a web-based platform to provide transport order fulfilment visibility at the best cost to deliver, using internal and outsourced vehicles in both 3PL and 4PL environments.
The Freight business is made up of four core pillars consisting of:
Provides a national primary haulage service across the country with deliveries also being made into Botswana, Namibia and Mozambique. In excess of 80% of all tonnage moved is through long-term contracts across a blue-chip customer base. A portion of the fleet are accredited to transport hazardous goods, with drivers trained to the highest levels of safety in line with our accreditations. Market sectors include paper and pulp, packaging, white goods, building materials, paints, packaged lubricants, plastics and FMCG goods.
Involves providing dedicated equipment to cover a range of activities across industries as diverse as raw timber, automotive parts, paper, pulp and alcoholic beverages. It is within our dedicated contracts pillar that specialised equipment is introduced to enhance profitability and deliver a superior competitive advantage to our clients.
Entails sourcing and securing resources, capabilities and technologies to provide integrated supply chain solutions. From inbound logistics to outbound distribution, we seek to drive efficiencies that enhance profitability and competitive advantage. This 4PL pillar is supported by our Long-Distance fleet, ensuring a seamless offering, backed by a sizeable fleet to handle peaks throughout the year.
Our dedicated or shared warehouse services are backed by advanced technology systems and managed by skilled employees. Distribution from warehouses to various locations is seamlessly integrated into our logistics service offerings.
SG Mobility is a niche supply chain management company focused on providing clients with fully integrated supply chain solutions that can respond quickly to the changing demands of the marketplace. We specialise in the management of the warehousing and outbound distribution of parts & accessories for clients in the Automotive, IT, Mining and Pharmaceutical sectors.
At SG Mobility we apply the principles of supply chain visibility, proactive exception management and have a hands on approach with all of our clients. We have developed world class technology to support our supply chain management skills enabling us to meet and exceed service level targets. We have a dedicated in-house Courier Service (www.responsecouriers.co.za) offering a “safe hands” alternative for same day or overnight time critical deliveries.
Super Rent is a national truck hire and logistics company specialising in commercial vehicle rentals, full maintenance leasing and outsourced distribution services. Super Rent is the group’s truck hire business with a national footprint covering all major centres across South Africa. With over 2,000 vehicles in our fleet, we offer the widest range of commercial and specialised trucks and LDV’s available for short, medium or long term hire.
Our fleet includes a wide range of specialist commercial vehicles including light commercial vehicles “with Mine Specification” (Single Cabs /Double Cabs); refrigerated trucks; crane trucks and Hazchem vehicles and can assist you with professional drivers and van assistants. Our focus is on providing you with exceptional service and support through a strong network of branches. From short term rentals to full maintenance leasing, we will tailor-make a solution for your business.
VSc Solutions is a leading provider of supply chain technology and consulting solutions to emerging markets across the globe. We provide custom solutions that are scalable to any industry and any supply chain environment with the key focus on delivering profits and enhancing competitive advantage. We believe in creating long term partnerships with our clients and our offering is continuously evolved to meet their ever changing needs.
VSc stands for the Virtual Supply Chain. We offer a web based portal that includes modules across the supply chain including electronic ordering, route optimisation and planning, route execution, route compliance, scheduling, fleet management, electronic proof of delivery, workflow and business intelligence.
The Virtual Supply Chain is underpinned by our integration platform, the Knowledge Integration Network (KIN). The KIN enables us to seamlessly integrate with our customers and their trading partner’s systems and hardware. The KIN is an extension of the IoT and is both software and hardware agnostic.
In addition to our custom solutions, we offer supply chain consulting services including network modelling, business intelligence, stock forecasting and strategic exercises.
We currently empower top industry players operating across Asia, Europe, the Americas and Africa to make inspired business decisions.
Cross-border road transport, part of African Logistics/Supply Chain a division of Super Group, operates under the brands Whelson and GDC. It offers efficient, reliable transport throughout the Southern African region. The company transports a variety of cargo, namely: mining and agricultural consumables, mining equipment, chemicals, fertilizer, tea, tobacco, sugar, flour, salt, steel and general cargo.
The Zimbabwe registered fleet comprises of (truck& trailers) 100 super links, 50 bulk side tri-axles and 350 flatbeds, thus configured to handle most cargo movements and capable of serving the region as far north as Congo DRC.
A comprehensive regional depot structure together with facilities at all borders stretching from the ports of Durban (South Africa) & Beira (Moz), all the way through to Kolwezi (DRC). The movement of goods are monitored 24 hours a day by a sophisticated satellite tracking system, with full back up and support covering all eventualities.
Additional services available include customs clearing, warehousing, bagging, trade finance, insurance, and transit bonds available at Beitbridge, Nyamapanda, Chirundu and Forbes border posts.