Isuzu, Gift of the Givers continue to strengthen relationship
Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSAf) today welcomed the founder of Gift of the Givers, Dr Imtiaz Sooliman at their head office in Struandale, Gqeberha. The engagement with the IMSAf team was to recement the 4-year-old partnership between Isuzu and Gift of the Givers. Isuzu’s values are aligned with the... Read more
ISUZU invests R580m in local suppliers
ISUZU Motors South Africa has invested R580m to support component localisation. This investment includes providing supplier tooling that is needed to manufacture specific components in preparation for the recently launched all-new 7th generation ISUZU D-MAX bakkie. This has been a four-year journey for ISUZU and one they have travelled... Read more
Isuzu launches next-generation D-MAX bakkie
The ISUZU Motors South Africa launched its all-new seventh-generation ISUZU D-MAX bakkie last week. ISUZU has enjoyed a rich heritage and reputation for making vehicles that are durable, reliable, and capable. The all-new D-MAX bakkie is no exception and is the seventh generation ISUZU light commercial vehicle to be... Read more
Komane Pitso appointed as Senior Vice-President: Commercial Operations
Isuzu Motors South Africa has recently appointed Komane Pitso as the new Senior Vice-President for Commercial Operations at the Vehicle Conversion and Distribution Centre at Markman in Gqeberha. The Commercial Operations Department has been established to provide efficacy in Supply Chain Management, Localisation, Procurement and Supplier Quality. Pitso joins... Read more
Isuzu hands over hospital facility for vaccine rollout
Today Isuzu SA ensured the refurbished site at the Provincial Hospital in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) is ready to service the local community as a vaccination centre. Isuzu SA undertook and funded refurbishments of an old casualty ward of the hospital. “Isuzu’s maintenance team, including contractors and sub-contractors, worked day... Read more
Isuzu named manufacturer of the year
Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSA) was recently named as the Overall Manufacturer of the Year at the 2020 Southern African Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (SAVRALA) Manufacturer of the Year (MOTY) Awards. Isuzu scooped the Gold Award through the attainment of the highest results in both the leasing and the... Read more
Transformation: A business imperative for Isuzu
Isuzu Motors South Africa’s third Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) audit ended on a high note for the automotive manufacturer, with it attaining an automotive industry leading level 1 on the scorecard for 2020. “This is a remarkable achievement considering that Isuzu Motors South Africa was only launched... Read more
72 youths get experience at Isuzu
Isuzu Motors South Africa (IMSAf) is supporting the Youth Employment Service (YES) Programme and has placed 72 candidates for the first time this year. The YES programme was launched by President Cyril Ramaphosa in 2018 with the aim to offer young South Africans paid work experience.   Wayne Osborne,... Read more
Billy Tom is Isuzu’s new chief
Isuzu Motors South Africa has announced the appointment of Billy Tom (50) as its new CEO and Managing Director, transitioning from 01 June and officially assuming full responsibility from 01 July 2020. He succeeds outgoing MD Michael Sacke, who has opted to pursue other opportunities. Isuzu Motors South Africa... Read more
More Isuzu bakkies for Covid-19 battle
Isuzu Motors South Africa has made more bakkies available to assist in containing the spread of COVID-19 infections in the country.  The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria has accepted delivery of 15 Isuzu D-MAX bakkies which will be used to assist with the transportation of personal... Read more

Join our newsletter mailing list

Want news and insights to help businesses respond to an ever-changing world?

Join our mailing list and have news across the entire higher education spectrum delivered to your inbox.

Sign up today