Logistics and Supply Chain Management skills and services have been identified as a vital contributor to the success and profitability of many organisations, from farming; to manufacturing; to mining.  Your employees need to stay abreast of new developments in order to stay on the industry's professional path as defined by international standards. Similarly, programmes need to offer you solutions that are based on current practices, industry challenges, and are supported by recognised accreditation bodies.

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The Purpose of the ILSCM

The purpose of the Institute of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (ILSCM) is to be a partner to industry that offers occupationally-directed solutions via a specialist education and training pathway, designed to improve the general calibre of logistics and supply chain graduates and practitioners, and to collectively benefit all stakeholders involved.

In creating a more knowledgeable and skilled individual, regardless of current level of expertise and knowledge, we provide a pathway to progress with occupationally-directed solutions.

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  • New Customer-Centric Supply Chain Metrics

    I spend 20 to 25 percent of my work year on the road.  I hear a lot of speeches.  And when supply chain folks speak about recent projects, they usually end up talking about a variety of financial, operational, and customer metrics to prove the success of the project. The supply chain customer metrics I am used to hearing discussed are often...


  • STUDY: Supply chain models up to 40 percent inefficient

    Supply Chain companies are carrying up to 40 percent more stock than they need due to inefficiencies resulting from poor management of supply chain data, according to the latest study by analytics consultancy Concentra. Concentra found that many organisations still base their business decisions on experience and gut instinct due to lack of...


  • Authorities out in full force this festive season

    Road traffic agencies are prepared for a busy festive season. Dipuo Peters, Minister of Transport speaking at the launch of the Festive Season Road Safety Campaign in Harrismith in the Free State, says, “This is a festive season with a difference where the road safety-leading agencies are better prepared than before.” Adding that the Department of...



  • A tremendous success is how President Jacob Zuma describes his recent visit to China. In a statement issued by the Presidency, President Zuma said, “The visit has significantly strengthened our relations with China who are ready to work with South Africa to effectively implement all the plans and agreements that we have signed, particularly the […]

  • Negotiations are underway to revive the rubber factory “Manufactura de Borracha” (Mabor) of Mozambique, which has been closed for over a decade. According to Panguene Apolinario, president of Mozambique’s state stake-holding group Igepe, there are two companies, one from South Africa and the other from China which are vying to reopen the factory. He would […]

  • As trucks take to the roads on long-haul journeys of delivery over the festive season the question arises. How safe are these journeys? According to Michelin Tyres, a recent study indicates that in excess of 60% of trucks in South Africa are not roadworthy – a figure that should provide a serious wake-up call to […]

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