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BASF co-founds global Alliance to End Plastic Waste

BASF today co-founded a global alliance of nearly 30 companies to advance solutions that reduce and eliminate plastic waste in the environment, especially in the ocean. The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW) has committed over $1.0 billion with the...

PPG to acquire automotive coatings manufacturer Hemmelrath

The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2019, subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms were not disclosed. "We are excited to add Hemmelrath to our robust and diversified automotive coatings offering. This acquisition is...

New Ford Transit Custom

Custom, the top-selling one-ton commercial van in Europe, is now available in South Africa, delivering a bold new design, interior enhancements and improved productivity for business. Sporting a bold new front-end design with three-bar Transit grille, Ford's one-ton van provides...

The 2018 Overall Best Panel Beater in South Africa Revealed

The 2018 Overall Best Panel Beater in South Africa Revealed For over 15 years Lightstone Consumer has measured consumer satisfaction with Motor Body Repairers (Panel Beaters). Almost all the top-level panel beaters in south Africa make use of Lightstone’s Echo-MBR platform...

LEXUS GOES HYBRID

Third generation of Lexus’ best-selling compact sports sedan now available with self-charging full hybrid powertrain IS 300h SE and 350 F Sport receive Lexus Safety System+ features Engineered for dynamic handling and responsiveness For the first time in SA,...