5 Benefits of Dedicated Loads

5 Benefits of Dedicated Loads   In this article, we will cover everything you need to know about dedicated loads and how they can help your business lower costs in addition to saving you time.    What are dedicated loads?   Dedicated loads, or alternatively known as full truckloads, are utilized when you have enough…

Bridgewater Logistics becomes a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor

Bridgewater Logistics becomes a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor!   The CEO of Bridgewater Logistics, Quinton De Villers is proud to announce that the multifaceted South African logistics company has recently become a Level 1 B-BBEE contributor.   What is BEE?   BEE is the abbreviation for Black Economic Empowerment. It is a racially inclusive program…

The four modes of Containerised Transport

The four modes of Containerised Transport Containerised transportation of goods is the most budget-conscious and common form of cargo transport found in today’s logistics industry. We will be discussing containerised transport and the four modes of transport associated with containers. What is Containerised Transport? Container transport is the process of transporting goods (also known as…

Bridgewater Logistics Presents Containerised Transport Inspired by Innovation and Efficiency

Transport and Logistics is all about maximising movements of cargo and containers with time constraints and under pressure. The future is evolving in a “less is more” approach. We have the perfect workhorse that will ensure your containerised movements are kept lite and trouble free. Bridgwater Logistics is proud to introduce a new division, Bridgewater…

Bridgewater Logistics in business for the long haul

Bridgewater Logistics is strategically positioned to continue providing an unrivalled transport logistics solution to businesses of all sizes, despite an extremely challenging economic environment in which the entire road-transport logistics industry and its customers are currently operating. Seven of the 10 manufacturing sectors reported negative growth rates in the first quarter of this year, while…

The race for “last-mile” fulfilment

By Quinton de Villiers   “Out-of-the-box” thinking is reinventing “last-mile” fulfilment, the last step in the supply chain that is currently the most crucial and problematic for retailers. Poor road infrastructure, geocoding issues, extremely remote areas and intense security that inhibit access to locations are among those factors that contribute towards the high costs and…

Businesses benefit from ongoing support from a robust team of logisticians

Bridgewater Logistics’ clients have peace of mind knowing that their logistics needs have been outsourced to a team of skilled and experienced professionals while they focus on their core responsibilities. “One of the key benefits of partnering a reputable third-party logistics (3PL) provider is access to specialist logistics skills and knowledge. Part of our role…