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Meshack Kipturgo – Chief Executive Officer/ Group Managing Director

As The Pandemic Slows Down, Russian – Ukraine Conflict Leaves Logistics Industry In Turmoil

Two forces drive businesses around the world; supply and demand. Both forces are pegged on the availability and accessibility of products and services to ensure

About an invasion, lock downs and dry pumps: a supply chain disruption analysis

The year 2022 has kicked off with significant events in the economic arena. These events though seeming far away from the African continent which continues

Powering Trade in Manufacturing

Kenya’s vision to move to a middle-income economy driven by industrial transformation is hinged on its ability upscale the manufacturing sector and offer products that
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How Logistics Keeps Mothers Smiling

Mother’s Day is observed every year with dates varying across different geographical areas. This day is set aside to celebrate the gift that is motherhood

Ecommerce Thrives Against A Background Of A Solid Logistics

The 2018 United Nations Conference on the Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Business-to-Consumer E-commerce Index ranked Kenya in 7th position in ecommerce uptake in Africa and

Siginon Complements SGR Last Mile Logistics With New Trucking Fleet

The Kenya Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) launched in 2017 has introduced an additional efficient cargo movement option from the Port of Mombasa into Nairobi and

Logistics Firms Focus On Global Benchmarking To Ensure Service Excellence

Transport and logistics firms continue to ensure their service levels are benchmarked against global standards to boost customer satisfaction. Across the logistics service spectrum, various

Logistics Outlook 2020

The year 2020 marks the beginning of new decade. The logistics industry across the globe has experienced great disruptions from the year 2010 to the

Trade In The Time Of Corona

The world is today grappling with the Corona Virus (COVID-19) that has continued to snuff out the life of thousands across the globe. This newly
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Valentines: where love & Logistics Connect

“The rose is a flower of love. The world has acclaimed it for centuries. Pink roses are for love hopeful and expectant. White roses are

The people Factor is at the Centre of Enterprises That Succeed

Mark Twain a renown American writer said, “Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.” This quote asserts that age is best seen in

Logistics without Borders will enhance trade in Africa

By Meshack Kipturgo A recent tweet from the Federation of Kenya Employers (FKE) Chairman stated ‘Now Uganda and Tanzania are exporting more food to Kenya

Time for Local Players to Consolidate Ahead of the Foreign Onslaught

By Meshack Kipturgo While Kenya’s attention has been on the electioneering period, there have been a series of exciting acquisitions in the fresh produce industry

Siginon Drives Warehousing Business with Cloud Technology

Real estate players have identified warehouses as a growing property class in Sub Saharan Africa. Unfortunately, the demand for warehouses outweighs the availability for the

The ‘New Normal’ in Trade & Logistics

Players in the Transport and logistics sector continue to keep economies afloat and play a leading role in the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Let’s Fight the Pandemic & Not The Front Line Heroes

Players in the essential services sector play a critical role in keeping economies going as the world is engrossed in the COVID-19 battle. Essential services
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Coronavirus: A resilient logistics sector can save lives and livelihoods

The COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a massive blow to the global economy. On the supply side, factories and businesses have been forced to close temporarily

Celebrating African Enterprises

African Business Magazine in its May 2020 issue ranked the top 250 African companies. The listing captured various sectors in a ranking that is often