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Written by bridgetcurrie

Why we should start paying attention to FAW as a manufacturer​

Has FAW performed in comparison to the market in the last couple of years? Simply put, even a pandemic could not stop the inevitable rise to glory. We need to be part of it.

Sep 17, 2021
Written by bridgetcurrie

Should I buy a truck and become a transport business owner?

Managing a transport company is effortless and getting customers a mere breeze. This couldn’t be further from the truth. However, with the right coaching, mentoring and information, you can reach your goal of becoming a successful entrepreneur like so many others in this industry.

Oct 18, 2021
Written by TJ Potgieter

Impact of looters on our economy

Counting the Ever-increasing Cost: Impact of the Ongoing Attacks and Looting in KZN and Gauteng Road carries 80% of South Africa’s goods. Simply put: when trucks stop, South Africa stops. The opportunistic mass looting occurring in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng and the want on destruction of trucks and goods has spread to the wholesale and retail […]

Jul 15, 2021
Written by bridgetcurrie

Transport and Logistics Masterclass

If you are planning to venture into the prosperous and profitable world of transport and trucking, there are a few things you need to learn first. The barrier to enter into the market is easily achievable, however the know-how will ensure you don’t fail first time around.We have compiled this course to give you a […]

Jul 13, 2021
Written by bridgetcurrie

Meet the Professor Trucks team

Meet our Professor Trucks team Professor Trucks was originally founded in 2017 by Rentius Breet (right) with the sole purpose of selling trucks. Since then TJ Potgieter (middle) and Bridget Currie (left) has joined the Professor Trucks team in 2019.  Currently we are partnering with a variety of new and used truck dealerships, to sell […]

Jul 26, 2021
Written by TJ Potgieter

8 Truck Tyre Maintenance Tips

Save time and money by prolonging the life of your truck tyres. From making sure the tyres are properly inflated to implementing regular rotations, there are plenty of strategies that you can use to extend the life of your tyres.

Jul 13, 2021
Written by TJ Potgieter

4 good reasons not to mix your business and personal finances

Although it can be quite an inconvenience for sole proprietors to carry two sets of debit and credit cards or switch between bank accounts when transacting, it is a necessary discipline to ensure that financial records are accurate and to get a clear view of how the business is performing.

Jun 13, 2021
Written by TJ Potgieter

Truck hi-jacking on the increase

Most truck hijackings are conducted by “professionals” who have a plan, says Charles Morgan, executive for operations at Netstar. An example of this would be when a truck is

Jun 13, 2021
Written by TJ Potgieter

TOP 4 REASONS WHY TRUCKING BUSINESSES FAIL IN SOUTH AFRICA

This is one of the weakest points in any small business, including trucking. If you don’t know where the money goes, or how much is coming in, you are likely to fail.

Jun 13, 2021
Written by TJ Potgieter

Avoid these 5 transport mistakes!

costs for transportation of your goods should be done as cost efficient as possible. It can be done! However it’s a complex process which requires specific and extended knowledge. Here is sneak preview

Jun 13, 2021