Aveng Manufacturing: The pros and cons of globalisation

The effects of globalisation are far-reaching and can impact positively or adversely on a business. In October of 2016, Aveng, the listed construction and engineering group, reported that operating conditions in South Africa and other markets in sub-Saharan Africa, Australasia and south-east Asia remained difficult because of the continued global economic downturn and associated intense…

Alexandria Container and Cargo

Globalisation has brought an enormous sense of change and opportunity to ports around the world. In Egypt, maritime trade has always been an important element to the economy, with Alexandria Container & Cargo Handling Company providing materials handling expertise for over thirty years. We were recently privileged to catch up with Admiral Mamdouh Deraz, Chairman…

Temp-U-Air: A breath of fresh air

In a challenging and competitive environment, it always pays to have a shrewd game plan. That has certainly been the case for Johannesburg-based Temp-U-Air, a business that has successfully expanded its business in the fast-changing world of HVAC. This family-run business continues to grow at a time when bigger names have gone out of business,…