Transnova is a logistics advisory and transportation management system (TMS) company, founded by a team of Supply Chain professionals with over 100 years combined experience in the South African logistics and supply chain industry.
Transnova is an independent logistics advisory firm that develops innovative transport solutions to help companies achieve new and improved levels of logistics performance. The company was founded in 2012 by a team of supply chain professionals with over 100 years combined experience in the Southern African supply chain and logistics industry. The Senior Management team has previously occupied executive positions at organisations such as Accenture, Barloworld Logistics, The Logistics Bureau, Super Group and Unitrans. The team offers extensive on-the-ground experience in sub-Saharan Africa and has completed projects in Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Nigeria.
Transnova has partnered with leading local and international technology firms to help clients optimise transport efficiencies, gaining significant cost reductions, enhancing service levels, improving profitability and reducing supply chain risk.
Unilever was looking for a partner with strong experience in the implementation of TMS systems and control towers. Transnova was selected to help build its African Transport Control Tower.View Case Study
“We selected Transnova based on the quality of their platform and the significant experience of their management team who have a deep understanding of the local logistics environment. I can honestly say that this has been one of the smoothest IT implementations I have been involved in, at both Mars and previous companies.”
— Dave Hallett, Supply Director at Mars AfricaView Case Study
FNB was seeking a TMS solution that would provide visibility and control over billing and optimise routing & scheduling to reduce transport costs.View Case Study
Cash Logix wanted to minimise industry cost by balancing the cost matrix which includes inventory holding costs, processing costs, transportation and source supply costs. Cash Logix also wanted to improve visibility across the cash wholesale network.View Case Study
“In South Africa, Transnova has helped us review a number of projects within our broader logistics and supply chain operations. The Transnova leadership team has a strong reputation in the supply chain and logistics industry in Southern Africa and are recognised for their extensive knowledge and experience in the TMS space. Transnova delivered particular value through their local expertise and experience by providing guidance around the benchmarking of our transporter rates.”
— Jeanne Hugo, Director: Supply Chain Africa at CHEP