Exhibitors 2017


Acrow – Made in Africa for Africa
We are a South African manufacturer and supplier of materials handling equipment and we enjoy collaborating with our clients in helping them develop the perfect logistical solution. We offer a free in-house consulting service to groups such as Spar, Value Logistics, Commercial Cold Storage, Cashbuild as well as companies with a global footprint, just to mention a few. Our Senior Consultants have a vast experience with regards to Racking and Shelving systems for the Retail, Wholesale and Supply Chain Industry and together with our technical department they will draw up your layout and consult with you to find the best solution forward. Stand PG21


Adapt IT

Adapt IT provides a variety of specialised IT software solutions and services to Education, Manufacturing, Financial Services, and Energy sector clients. Adapt IT has over 800 employees and customers in 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, South America and North America, and its services and solutions span the complete software IT life cycle, from consulting and application design and development, through to delivery and support. Stand P1

Bolloré Logistics

Bolloré Logistics is a global leader in international transport & logistics. Bolloré Logistics delivers custom-fit solutions with a high added value that draw on an in-depth experience and understanding of different industries, as well as the constant quest for improvement and optimisation that is central to the company’s own culture and values. A highly-diversified industrial and services operator, Bolloré Group covers a broad range of activities, from energy, communications and media to electric vehicles. Founded in 1822, today it is one of the 500 largest companies in the world. With transport and logistics accounting for more than half of the Group’s annual turnover, Bolloré Logistics benefits from both the expertise and strong financial backing of a world leader.



CCI-GrowthCon is focused on driving sustainable performance improvement. By performance improvement we mean revenue growth, improved service delivery, cost reduction and capital investment reduction or deferral.
The focus is on the following product areas: Value Chain/ Supply Chain, World Class Operations, Lean and Six Sigma.

There is a strong emphasis on building client capabilities to ensure that the practices and the results are sustained. The concepts above are integrated into the TRACC system and consultants are experts in a variety of the improvement methodologies. Lean techniques were developed to help drive out waste in manufacturing organizations but they are being applied increasingly in the service sector. Six Sigma was developed to reduce variability in outputs and is applied in manufacturing and services.

Most of CCI-GrowthCon’s clients are corporate companies in the private sector e.g. SABMiller, DuPont, Anglo American, Coca Cola Beverages Africa, Illovo etc. Stand PG11


CHEP is a global provider of supply chain solutions serving the consumer goods, fresh food, beverage, manufacturing and retail sectors in more than 60 countries.  We offer a wide range of logistics and operational platforms and support services that are designed to increase performance and lower risk, while protecting the environment. Our platform solutions are designed to have environmental benefits.  Through product load and truck load optimisation, we reduce waste, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.  Through Value Chain Analysis and Environmental Impact Analysis, we eliminate inefficiencies that produce waste.

Visit us at SAPICS, Stand PG25 & PG26


Cradle Technology Services

Cradle Technology Services was started in January 2000.

Our experienced team combine over 200 years of software development, barcoding, RFID, mobile computing, wireless networking and label printing and manufacturing experience.

We are platinum partners for Honeywell (www.honeywellaidc.com), SOTI partners (www.soti.net), Wavelink partners (www.wavelink.com) and BarTender Partners (www.seagullscientific.com), amongst others, providing marketing, supply, implementation and professional services.

Cradle owns and develops the market leading GraniteWMS warehouse management solution, (www.graniteWMS.com) and offers physical asset management solutions, (www.assetscanning.com).

Our manufacturing facility in Cape Town produces barcode label products, (www.labelsforbarcoding.com)

Stand PG24

For more information visit www.cradle.co.za


Datalogic is a global leader in the automatic data capture and process automation markets, specialized in the designing and production of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors for detection, measurement and safety, RFID vision and laser marking systems. Datalogic solutions help to increase the efficiency and quality of processes in the Retail, Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics and Healthcare industries, along the entire value chain.
The world’s leading players in the four reference industries use Datalogic products, certain of the attention to the customer and of the quality of the products that the Group has been offering for 45 years.
Today Datalogic Group, headquartered in Bologna (Italy), employs approximately 2,700 staff worldwide, distributed in 30 countries, with manufacturing and repair facilities in the USA, Brazil, Italy, Slovakia, Hungary and Vietnam. In 2016 Datalogic had a turnover of 576.5 million Euros and invested over 50 million Euros in Research & Development, with an asset of more than 1,200 patents in multiple jurisdictions. Datalogic S.p.A. is listed in the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI. Stand PG2 & 3


Demand Driven Technologies

Demand Driven Technologies markets and implements REPLENISHMENT+® (R+®) a multi-echelon materials and inventory management software designed to facilitate a demand pull inventory system consistent with the methodology of Demand Driven MRP (DDMRP) and Actively Synchronized Replenishment, an application of the Theory of Constraints. It is currently the only fully compliant DDMRP software in the world.

Companies that implement Replenishment+® typically see huge jumps in Return on Average Capital Employed through three avenues, these three effects happening SIMULTANEOUSLY:

  1. Service level increases
  2. Sales Increases
  3. Reduced total inventory

PSQ is the local agent for REPLENISHMENT+®. Stand P2



For over 70 years, Fortna has partnered with the world’s top brands – companies like ASICS, O’Reilly Auto Parts and MSC and recently with local icons such as Pepkor, Mr Price, Pick n Pay and City Logistics – helping them improve their distribution operations and transform their businesses. Companies with complex distribution operations trust Fortna to help them meet customer promises and competitive challenges profitably. We develop a solid business case for change and hold ourselves accountable to those results. Our expertise spans supply chain strategy, distribution center operations, material handling, supply chain systems, organizational excellence and warehouse control software. Stand PG9 &10




GEOTAB AFRICA is the world’s fastest growing fleet telematics company, and for a very good reason, we design, focus and build fleet solutions for businesses, at a price point that makes business sense, and is guaranteed to provide you with a return on investment. GEOTAB AFRICA provides key fleet metrics, advanced dashboard reports, and real-time vehicle location at a touch of a button with our easy-to-use software.

GEOTAB’s fleet tracking device links to the vehicle’s engine computer to extract rich data, allowing for accurate reporting. Expand the capabilities of your device even further with powerful Add-Ons such as Driver ID, Garmin Integration, Text-to-Speech and much more. Stand PG16





The Interroll Group is a worldwide leading producer of high-quality key products and services for internal logistics. The company offers a broad product range in the four product groups “rollers”, “drives”, “conveyors & sorters” and “pallet & carton flow” to around 23,000 customers around the world. Core industries are courier, parcel and postal services, airports, food processing industry as well as distribution centres and other industries. Interroll SA (Pty) Ltd office is located in Johannesburg, which services the sub-Saharan region. Managing Director, Hilton Campbell, well known within the material handling sector, will be on hand at SAPICS and looks forward to engaging with you and discussing your exact needs. Stand PG19



South Africa is the most important country for industrial trucks on the African market. Because of this, it plays a particular role for Jungheinrich’s strategical growth.
After varying experiences with dealer structures, Jungheinrich decided to serve the South African market with a direct subsidiary as part of its international expansion strategy. This way, Jungheinrich can act more directly and reliably with the customer. Market potential can be detected faster and better exploited and customers can be served more rapidly.
Jungheinrich’s unique strength is, in addition to its comprehensive and technically innovative portfolio of solutions from a single source–from manual to fully automated vehicles, racks, stacker cranes as well as software–its reliable service network. Through its direct branches with over 4700 customer service technicians worldwide, Jungheinrich can offer its customers proven, competent service, exactly what customers can expect from Jungheinrich in South Africa.
Jungheinrich’s new positioning shows its determination to grow and develop in Southern Africa. With the headquarters in Johannesburg and the regional branches throughout the country, Jungheinrich pursues a clear goal: to become number one on the African market. Stand PG4

Kardex Remstar

Solutions4U supplies materials handling solutions across a number of products, from a full range of materials handling equipment, to the world class Kardex Remstar Storage System, Industrial Batteries, Battery Bay set up, Charlatte Tow Tractors and South African representative for Combilift materials handling equipment.
A New Solution for an old problem
Space and handling of materials has been one of the biggest logistics challenges, with a wide range of products and 23 years of experience we offer a new approach to an old problem
Reduction and Space Savings
With the products we offer Solutions4U can reduce space of an existing warehouse by 80% on the Kardex automated storage system for small and medium pick products.
Combilift is ideal for Larger palletized products and can save aisle widths and working spaces by 60-70% depending old the current system used. Stand PG6


Founded more than 60 years ago as a 2-man operation, today the KNAPP Group employs more than 3,000 people worldwide and serves customers on every populated continent on earth. In line with the company slogan, making complexity simple, KNAPP specializes in automated all-in-one solutions and customized software for intralogistics as well as production and distribution logistics. The KNAPP Group is a company with a solid reputation – shaped by its philosophy, innovative power and entrepreneurial responsibility – and is proud to be a little different from all the others.  Stand PG15



Krost Shelving

Krost Shelving, have become the leading supplier of Racking, Shelving, Mezzanine and Locker solutions to South Africa and have expanded our reach across Africa via an extensive network beyond our borders in Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique amongst others.
With Staff complement of over 200 highly dedicated workers, our company offers a unique hands-on approach, focused on personal attention, product expertise and unparalleled service when it comes to producing Steel Racking, Shelving, Mezzanine Floors and lockers. No job falls beneath or above the scope of our professional team of staff who work continuously to improve and upgrade their products, knowledge and services. Stand P7



Lilac Automation

Lilac Process Automation, providing expert warehouse product handling solutions, storage solutions as well as selling pre-engineered aluminium parts and custom designed assemblies since 2003. Stand PG 27 & 28




MakeMeMobile will showcase the latest developments in enterprise mobility solutions that assist operations to increase productivity and efficiencies while combating rising costs. On show will be their six focused enterprise mobility solutions that help customers streamline activities in their supply chains, including Van Sales, Asset Control, Mobile Delivery, Yard Management, Inventory Management and Honeywell Vocollect Voice for warehouse and distribution centres. MakeMeMobile will also introduce industry-leading Movilizer SAP by Honeywell, a mobile enterprise application platform for SAP, which extends SAP functionality to any mobile device, ensuring connectivity to the enterprise back-end systems. They will also display a range of mobile computing and auto-ID technologies from leading global brands. Stand PG 17 & 18

Marieta Glas & KPI Cubed

The main focus of the services delivered by Marieta Glas (MG) is consulting and training within the Supply Chain and Logistics industry, which incorporates Planning, Warehouse, Manufacturing, Production- and Inventory-Management. It is the mission of MG to improve customer operations, with the result of maximizing the profits and shareholders’ value of their organisation.

Services are solution and result driven and relevant to today’s challenges. MG ensures that individuals are empowered to continuously improve their skills and abilities, in line with the needs of your business. Services are available in most regions.

KPI Cubed is a niche consulting company specialising in Supply Chain and Talent Management functions related to FMCG, Retail and Third Party Logistics Services.

Consulting services include business process management for B2B and A2A integration, master data management, tender management and troubleshooting. Training includes CSCP and CLTD and strategy simulation and scenario planning through the use of The Fresh Connection and CAPSIM simulation software. Talent management include customized executive search and recruitment solutions. KPI Cubed is more than just consultancy, it is consultancy done right and a service offering that can change Supply Chain business into a business of possibility.  Stand PG20



NEPTEK is a specialist in the design, supply and integration of Materials Handling Systems. Through our national and global partners, we supply well-engineered, functional and highly efficient systems using proven technology with full after sales support and service. NEPTEK supply and integrate a range of automated storage systems, conveyors and sortation equipment as standalone modules, sub-systems or complete solutions to solve all your Materials Handling requirements. At NEPTEK we pride ourselves on quality, reliable and robust equipment that is fully integrated forming a well-engineered, functional, efficient solution to ensure our clients optimum performance in their warehouse or distribution centre. Stand PG8



Opsi Systems

OPSI Systems is the leading software and consulting company in operations research and optimisation. Drawing on a diverse pool of logistic and supply chain knowledge, OPSI Systems has helped many business, enterprises, private contractors, parastatals and multinationals improve their operations through its unique in-depth analysis and insight into business optimisation, sales routing transport management, demand forecasting and vehicle logistics. OPSI’s suite of routing products – PLATO, FLO and web-based ZENO – and strategic partnerships with the likes of Pivot Sciences, a consulting company specialising in applied analytics in the supply chain sector. Stand PG12



Pure Light LED Products (Pty) Ltd

Pure Light LED Products (Pty) Ltd. is a Lighting Consultancy, producer and supplier company, providing energy saving LED lighting solutions to industrial and commercial customers.
We offer tailor-made turnkey solutions, optimised to meet the requirements of each specific application in terms of cost and performance.
Area of expertise:
– Warehousing, particularly heights 8m to 20m
– Industrial, workshop etc. big size premises
– Exterior flood lights, including high musts up to 35m
– Office lighting.  Stand P4 & 5




Real Telematics

Real FMX is South Africa’s premier Forklift Management System, and is gaining traction internationally as well. Real FMX is actively promoted by the majority of Forklift Dealers in the country and is used extensively to protect the machines from abuse as well as save on operational costs. This can create significant savings in things such as fuel consumption, tyre wear and battery savings in addition to reducing wasted hours and machine depreciation. The question should be why should you not fit Real FMX to your forklifts? Stand PG13


Röhlig Grindrod

Röhlig-Grindrod is a proudly South African company with our greatest strength in our capability and willingness to customize our systems to comply with our no parcel is too big or too small, whether it be out of gauge project cargo, conventional or containerized sea freight, vessel charters, airfreight, overland cargo and customs clearance procedures, we provide our clients with integrated solutions to ensure that goods arrive at their destination, on time and in the most cost effective manner. We also offer prime warehousing and distribution facilities, customs formalities, domestic transfers, strategic planning, auditing services and marine insurance. Advice on stock control, bond-store management, international regulations, overseas payments and customs tariff consulting. Stand PG7


Simulation Engineering Technologies

Simulation Engineering Technologies (SET) is a leader in creating accurate computer simulation models of complex systems. We have over 50 years of collective experience in conducting simulation studies in logistics, warehousing, supply chain and other industries and have offices in Centurion and Cape Town.
Our services include consulting, training, sales and support and SET is a partner of OptiSlot DC™ and other market leading simulation software in Southern Africa.
Advanced slotting optimisation using Optislot increases ROI by increasing warehouse efficiency and subsequent labour reduction. Optislot increases overall order quality, customer satisfaction and reduces capital expenditure by utilising warehouse space more efficiently. Youtube Channel: https://goo.gl/QU00gr, LinkedIn: https://goo.gl/BSKntt, Facebook: https://goo.gl/UEloel. Stand P6


Storage Management Systems

Storage Management Systems (SMS) is a turnkey intralogistics solutions provider with the expertise to optimise the entire flow of goods in a distribution centre/warehouse. With more than 30 years’ experience in the warehousing and automation industry, our scope are storage-, material handling-, and software solutions. SMS is the proud designer of the Pallet Mole TM for high density storage. Our sister company is based in the US.
Our focus:
• Conveying of standard goods to fully automated integrated systems
• Optimising the utilisation of a facility
• Reducing costs & downtime
• Improving efficiency
• Designing and implementing systems that are flexible to accommodate potential growth
Stand: PG11



STRATO IT Group (Pty) Ltd

STRATOPOD is a mobile business application that facilitates the digitization of delivery and other transport related documentation. The application is portable over multiple mobile devices and is architected to operate independently or integrated with most recognized business technologies. The mobile application is complimented by a cloud based data repository that facilitates real time visibility of goods in transit across all suppliers, customers and logistics operators in the supply chain.
STRATOPOD is easily customizable to accommodate a customer’s specific needs and can be operated by anyone that can operate a cell phone. The solution has been developed using the world class Sybase technology from SAP and provides the highest level of data security. Stand PG31


Supply Network Africa

Supply Network is a newly established Supply Chain management publication. The publication was developed out of the need to provide a good quality publication to cover local and international content that is relevant, applicable and of interest to the greater Supply Chain Community. Supply Network will establish a platform for the Supply chain community that enables the sharing of exciting and interesting case studies, content and new industry developments and methodologies. Stand P8



TETA is tasked with the responsibility of education, training and skills development in the Transport Sector. The Minister of Labour in accordance with the Skills Development Act, Act No 97 of 1998 formally established the Transport Education and Training Authority (TETA) on the 20th March 2000.At present there are 8000 + companies registered with TETA.
• The functions of TETA include;
• The development of a Sector Skills Plan (SSP) for the Transport Sector
• The implementation of the Sector Skills Plan through Learnership Implementation; Approval of Workplace Skills Plans; Allocation of Levy Grants; and the Monitoring of ETD activities in the Transport Sector
• Quality Assurance of ETD interventions
• The disbursement of Levy Grants

Stand PG23

Transnova/ Business Modelling Associates

Transnova is a logistics advisory and transportation management system (TMS) enablement firm. Our approach to transport optimisation is unique and different. We blend capabilities in consulting, technology, commercial structuring, technical diagnosis, and operational logistics management to develop solutions that help clients significantly reduce costs and enhance profitability. Business Modelling Associates (BMA) is a consulting and solutions development firm, specialising in supply chain design and next generation business analytics. With operations in Africa and the UK, BMA helps clients compete and win by giving them the tools to visualise, analyse and optimise their key decisions. Stand PG1



University of Johannesburg

The Department of Transport and Supply Chain Management under the Faculty of Management at the University of Johannesburg specialises in offering programmes that are tailored to give an individual a strong theoretical foundation to enable them to acquire highly regarded CEP Diplomas (Continuing Education Programmes), Diplomas, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degrees in Logistics and Transport Management. Our Department aims to provide a comprehensive range of world class education, training and research programmes for the domestic and international transport and supply chain community. We are committed to ensuring academic excellence and providing well-articulated, comprehensive, flexible and quality programmes. Stand PG14


University of Pretoria

Department of Business Management is a centre of excellence in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University of Pretoria, with the aim of contributing towards the development logistics and supply chain management practice in Africa. We strive to keep South African industry at the cutting edge of new development through access to both local and international knowledge. The Department of Business Management offers a progressive range of continuing education programmes designed to develop management potential and competencies at all managerial levels. Stand P3



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