Linebooker Connects Customers to Trucking Companies

Apr 10th, 2017|Tags: |

Linebooker Connects Customers to Trucking Companies Cape Town-based start-up Linebooker has introduced a Web-based platform allowing customers to be connected to logistics companies that transport goods and products around SA. Operating nationally, Linebooker says it aims to shake-up SA’s road freight sector through its online bidding platform, which allows customers to find trucking companies and transport their goods to locations around the country. A spinoff from the innovation arm of CCS Logistics (part of the Oceana Group), the company’s platform links bulk business transport customers [...]

Start-up to Disrupt SA Logistics With Uber-like Service

Apr 4th, 2017|Tags: |

Start-up to Disrupt SA Logistics With Uber-like Service Johannesburg – A Cape Town start-up has become the Uber of the logistics industry, with a web-based platform allowing customers to be linked to logistics companies that transport goods and products. Linebooker allows customers who need to transport goods to locations around the country to do so via their web- and mobile-based platforms. A spinoff from the innovation arm of CCS Logistics (part of the Oceana Group), the company has launched an online [...]

Linebooker to Disrupt South African Transport Industry

Apr 4th, 2017|Tags: |

Linebooker to Disrupt South African Transport Industry Linebooker embraces technology Linebooker, a Cape Town-based spinoff from the innovation arm of CCS Logistics, has launched an online bidding platform. The platform connects bulk business transport customers and trucking companies to offer transparent pricing and end-to-end delivery facilitation services. “It’s time for South Africa’s road freight industry to join the 21st century,” says Naudé Rademan, managing director of CCS Logistics “Technology exposes the imbalanced relation between buyers and sellers, and with our online [...]

SA Road Freight Industry Undergoing ‘Tech Disruption’

Mar 30th, 2017|Tags: |

SA Road Freight Industry Undergoing 'Tech Disruption' Following the lead of tech innovators in the taxi industry, South Africa’s road freight sector is set for a similar shake-up. According the latest Logistics Barometer (published by Stellenbosch University), transport remains the most significant portion of logistics costs (57% of the total in 2014)* — an opportunity that is being seized upon by Cape Town-based start-up Linebooker. A spinoff from the innovation arm of CCS Logistics (part of the Oceana Group), the company has [...]