Market Verticals

Automotive

The automotive industries complex challenges are unlike any other market sector. These include rising production costs, market growth in developing nations, lowest cost sourcing and balancing inventory. The industry’s combination of multi-company, multi-stage production means that stock has to get where it needs to be – on time, undamaged, and in the most cost-effective way possible. We partner our industry specific clients to meet their specific quality conscious automotive challenges by reducing costs to optimise the supply chain. The complex, cross-border nature of the automotive industry requires a solution that balances cost with urgency. RTT innovate a full bouquet of service offerings to exceed these demands.

RTT's industry specialisation and R&D into specific market segments allows us insight into ever-changing market trends and the knowledge that the short lifespan of products makes timing critical. RTT's Insite allows our clientele end to end real time visibility. The RTT Group is well positioned to manage our Clientele's specific Automotive industry requirements providing value added services to increase their time to market and lower their overall costs. We aim to meet our clientele's product life cycle needs by providing real time Inbound & Intelligent Warehousing solutions, Inventory Control, Order Assembly, Distribution and Reverse Logistics services.

To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
Louis Coetzee
+27 11 552 1225
+27 83 656 4171
Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

Consumer Electronics

Understanding Consumer Electronics means that RTT understands that time is of the essence.

Be it a time sensitive new product release or a replenishment shipment to a retail store, RTT understands the need for visibility, traceability and reliability. Resourcing RTT's expansive network of over 66 000 square metres of warehousing, our clientele have access to major geographic destinations. RTT can provide daily replenishments, intelligent inventory tracking, reduction in inventory storage and improved margins. RTT's industry specialisation and R&D into specific market segments allows us insight into ever-changing market trends and the knowledge that the short lifespan of products makes timing critical. RTT's Insite allows our clientele end to end real time visibility.

The RTT Group is well positioned to manage our Clientele's specific Consumer Electronics industry requirements providing value added services to increase their time to market and lower their overall costs. We are able to further meet our clientele's product life cycle needs by providing reverse logistics services.

To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
Louis Coetzee
+27 11 552 1225
+27 83 656 4171
Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

Fashion & Footwear

RTT's understanding and focus on fashion and footwear, is supported by a specialist fashion, footwear and lifestyle network, RTT Style. The division offers effective retail store deliveries, inter branch transfers, booking deliveries to retail DC's, product launches, store openings, cross docking and direct to store deliveries. RTT Style delivers to 17000 unique outlets with a dedicated fleet across South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Zambia. Complemented by our Intelligent IT solutions, real-time tracking and full supply chain transparency is part of our core offering to customers. As industry specialists, we work closely with our clients to implement customised solutions, integrated systems, providing visibility throughout the entire process. RTT Style understands the seasonality of the fashion and footwear industry, always committed to getting your product to the store on time. Our unique and customised Business Intelligence tools (Insite) can highlight potential process improvements, optimising the clients supply chain. Our solutions are customised to your needs.

To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
Chris Rossouw
+27 82 888 8184
chris.rossouw@style.rtt.co.za

Supply Chain Fashionease! RTT Style, the biggest Fashion and Footwear Distributor in South Africa, rolls down the red carpet and invites you to experience a like-minded partner, that understands Agility, Network optimisation, Seasonality and cutting lead times. Hardly any other industry is as dependent on extensible logistics solutions as the Fashion & Lifestyle industry.

Flavours & Fragrances

Understanding Flavours and Fragrances means that RTT understands that dealing with dangerous and sensitive raw materials needs a different approach to general logistics. In a Closed Distribution environment RTT can provide:

  • Transport and Storage in fit for purpose Vehicles and Warehouses
  • Movement and control of Drums, Kegs or IBC’s
  • Repacks, Decants, Neutralising, De-blocking, Cleaning, De-Labelling, Re-labelling, Sampling and Weighing
  • Safe Secure distribution
  • One to Many Solutions
  • In the fiercely competitive world of Flavour and Fragrances allow the RTT Team the opportunity to provide you with a customised opportunity to give your business the leading edge. You need a supply chain partner that understands the consolidation processes in a multi-layered, multi-dimensional platform; RTT understands the need for visibility, traceability and reliability. Resourcing RTT's expansive network of over 66 000 square metres of warehousing, across 42 national facilities, our clientele have access to major geographic destinations. RTT can provide daily replenishments, intelligent inventory tracking, reduction in inventory storage and improved margins. RTT's industry specialisation and R&D into those market segments allows us insight into ever-changing market trends and the knowledge that the short lifespan of products makes timing critical.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 11 552 1225
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

    Health & Beauty

    Understanding Health and Beauty means that RTT understands that consistency, handling and reliability is of the essence. The Health and Beauty market targets four primary sectors:

  • Consumer Products to Mass Retailers and Retail Pharmacy outlets
  • Beauty Supplies to Salons and Professional Product Groups
  • Luxury Brands to Department Stores and Boutiques
  • Derma logical products to Speciality Spas and Outlets
  • E-Commerce
  • In the Omni Channel environment of today’s distribution logistics you need a supply chain partner that understands how to fulfil a replenishment order to a retail store or a new product launch, RTT understands the need for visibility, traceability and reliability. Resourcing RTT's expansive network of over 66 000 square metres of warehousing, across 42 national facilities, our clientele have access to major geographic destinations. RTT can provide daily replenishments, intelligent inventory tracking, reduction in inventory storage and improved margins. RTT's industry specialisation and R&D into specific market segments allows us insight into ever-changing market trends and the knowledge that the short lifespan of products makes timing critical. RTT's Insite allows our clientele end to end real time visibility. The RTT Group is well positioned to manage our Clientele's specific Health and Beauty industry requirements providing value added services to increase their time to market and lower their overall costs.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 11 552 1225
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

    Health Sciences

    The pharmaceutical industry faces increasing challenges based on the complexities of modern healthcare both in Human, Veterinary and Plant sciences. One of the primary challenges that the industry faces is the ability to address the cost of distribution; namely, paying more fees to continue to fund a model that is seemingly close to unsustainable. Manufacturers need to radically change how they view the pharmaceutical distribution model in South Africa; RTT is paving the way for these solutions. RTT understands the Life Sciences strategic focus areas for cost efficiency, improved service with all initiatives focused on the “last mile” customer experience model. Further to this, over the last 16 years RTT has gained tremendous experience and insight into the Pharmaceutical market drive, and have positioned RTT to address fit for purpose supply chain modelling, and is evident of its business operation for PHD and KITE Logistics and Supply Chain Services. RTT have been on an expansive invested project, in meeting the stringent requirements of this sector, and Network reach, Technology deployment, Freight Protection and overall Risk Management Solutions. The business has focuses its Express Operations Centres termed HVDC – High Value Distribution Centre, to expand into time sensitive cold chain, high value, high urgency and high consequence pharmaceutical business models.

    RTT has seen the market shift from formal retail type of distribution to informal markets penetration strategy with a growth in Pharma, Consumer and Public Health Sector, with RTT having positioned its business and supporting infrastructure to accommodate this market and channel growth. Continuous cost reduction, through process and systems enhancement support our long term partnerships - demand planning, warehouse flow optimisation, and advanced technology solutions provide the costs efficiencies and improved service levels to market.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis Coetzee@rtt.co.za

    ICT

    One of RTT's specialist areas of supply chain expertise is the ICT market place. Over and above RTT strong network distribution solutions, its significant innovative technology is invaluable for client improved service and cost efficiency in the IT and Hardware environments and the mobile telecommunications market. Our in-field PDA and integrated system provide unique advantages. RTT provides integrated solutions within B2B and B2C models, with real time, transparent item tracking throughout the lifecycle of a shipment, both in outbound and reverse logistics modeling. RTT, from its strong roadmap initiatives have taken a Quantum Leap in being the first to implement an end to end supply chain dashboard, electronic delivery devices to Retail, a multiple retail POD system and its ownership distribution network have catapulted the business to the forefront of the industry. RTT’s Risk Management structures and processes are a material differentiator, confidently confronting the significant challenges in this sector. Developments and investments into our Risk infrastructure has been Telecommunications specific, and as a result RTT has successfully assisted both client and The South African Police Department combat and convict various syndicate’s that have plagued the industry for some time. Added to this RTT’s state of the art Intelligent Warehousing system provides functionality ideally suited to this industries business model where the management of stock by serial item reference can be executed. RTT is an advocate for the adoption of an automated business integration strategy with the aim to improve productivity, operational efficiencies and above all to support real-time availability of data and consequently information and supply chain visibility. RTT is undoubtedly an industry leader in the area of implementing fully integrated logistics solutions as evidenced with Canon, MTN and Garmin, which some star examples of our quality web services integration platform and product management by IMEI and serialised item identification.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 11 552 1225
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

    Industrial

    Industrial organisations are fundamentally changing the way their products are delivered to their customers and as a result of this change, RTT is pioneering a more collaborative approach towards designing solutions that meet the ever changing needs of RTT’s customers as well as the industries they operate in. Drawing on our extensive service capabilities, RTT’s industry specialist logistics professionals will design, implement, execute and continuously improve upon supply chain solutions that fit our client’s needs. In industry, the drivers behind exciting opportunities also create challenges that must be dealt with seamlessly. RTT understands that the on-time delivery into manufacturing environments of undamaged goods must be achieved as an absolute, achieved cost-effectively, each and every time. Our Insite tool highlights potential process improvements across the supply chain, which can lower overall costs considerably.

    RTT's industry specialisation and R&D into specific market segments allows us insight into ever-changing market trends and the knowledge that the short lifespan of products makes timing critical. RTT's Insite allows our clientele end to end real time visibility. The RTT Group is well positioned to manage our Clientele's specific Industrial industry requirements providing value added services to increase their time to market and lower their overall costs. We are able to further meet our clientele's product life cycle needs by providing reverse logistics services.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 11 552 1225
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

    Lifestyle & Leisure

    Today’s demand-driven retail supply chains depend on reliable, efficient operations, which can respond with agility. Consumer and retail companies can ill afford stock-outs or lost sales. RTT understands this and leverages our supply chain experience combined with a dedicated distribution network and our leading technology solutions to provide a solution tailored to the unique demands of the lifestyle and leisure markets. This enables transparency to key facets of the consumer and retail supply chain including transportation, warehousing and inventory, pack configurations, shelf space/demand and much more.

    Our logistics engineers will design solutions to meet your exact requirements for responding to changing market conditions. Our specialised retail teams are experienced and geared to handle new product launches, special orders, and shipments requiring kitting, labelling, inserts, and other value-added services.

    RTT's Insite allows our clientele end to end real time visibility. The RTT Group is well positioned to manage our Clientele's specific Lifestyle and Leisure industry requirements providing value added services to reduce their time to market and lower their overall costs. We are able to further meet our clientele's product life cycle needs by providing reverse logistics services.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Chris Rossouw
    +27 82 888 8184
    chris.rossouw@style.rtt.co.za

    Printing & Stationery

    RTT has developed a comprehensive bouquet of service solutions with our in-depth knowledge of the publishing industry. Documents including delivery notes, shipping manifests, packaging labels, invoices, purchase orders, etc. play a significant role in the success of the supply chain. The competitive edge for our clients in specific industry verticals is speed to market with the best overall customer experience. Further to this, areas of feedback and problem solving are equally critical to good customer and client relations. RTT is sensitive to the needs and focus areas of supply chain cost optimisation of our clients. RTT understands the market dynamics of the Printing & Stationery Industry and the technology interchange required to effectively and pro-actively manage this unique supply chain methodology. RTT make it easy to manage items in your inventory.

    RTT's industry specialisation into specific market segments allows us insight into ever-changing market trends and the knowledge that the short lifespan of products makes timing critical. RTT's Insite allows our clientele end to end real time visibility. The RTT Group is well positioned to manage our Clientele's specific Printing and Stationery industry requirements providing value added services to increase their time to market and lower their overall costs. We are able to further meet our clientele's product life cycle needs by providing reverse logistics services.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 11 552 1225
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

    Textiles

    The Textile Industry has specific demands where the process from raw materials to finished goods and a stipulated time frame to the end user dictates that logistics management plays a pivotal role in meeting the industries stringent requirements. The Industry demands ensure that each machine and workstation is being fed with the right product in the right quantity and quality at the right time. Streamlining and controlling the flow through value-adding processes is critical. Supply chain solutions have become increasingly more important with decreasing batch sizes. In many Textile industries a batch size of one is the short-term aim, allowing even a single customer's demand to be fulfilled efficiently. RTT successfully helps manage the enormous procurement costs resulting from seasonal fluctuations, and the avoidable, expensive storage costs. With expertise in storage and handling, our highly skilled staff are experienced in promotional campaigns, fixed schedule deliveries and customs clearances for incoming or outgoing materials.

    The textile industry needs a strong partner to move the latest collections of labels to shop windows in boutiques or department stores on time. RTT always take the quickest route from the supplier to the destination. In order to satisfy the needs of the textile sector, we have extensive facilities for storing items and provide a wide range of value added services. They include picking consignments, pricing items, performing checks on incoming goods and quality control processes, managing returns, ironing out creases and hanging items on hangars etc.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Chris Rossouw
    +27 82 888 8184
    chris.rossouw@style.rtt.co.za

    Tobacco

    Fast, reliable delivery of tobacco products and the seamless tracking of goods all the way to the end customer are decisive competitive factors in today's tobacco industry. RTT’s sophisticated systems are geared towards a fast moving commodity like tobacco. RTT provides precise and efficient order fulfilment. We employ a dedicated specialised tobacco team, experienced in the industry specific requirements. RTT is well known and respected for our efficient logistics execution in a number of vertical disciplines that are achieved through knowledge, experience attention to detail, ability to adapt and change, excellent supply chain visibility; all equating to excellent customer experience scoring high on quality of service delivery. RTT has a comprehensive approach to insect control specifically for the Tobacco industry and a strict housekeeping is applied throughout our facilities. Key to the industry is stringent Risk Management Strategies. RTT’s security, risk management and investigative resources provide a secure chain of custody throughout the supply chain. In the tobacco industry, RTT apply risk management material differentiators for the tobacco Industry that demonstrates our precise understanding of the high risk; high value nature of the commodity. Our mitigation of Risk utilising specialised covert and overt risk services; Industry-first privatised in-field asset protection and advanced risk technology investment. RTT is amongst its competitors, the current market leader with infrastructure and first to market initiatives that is custom designed to render RTT a world class pro-active and re-active security division with intensive dogmatic investigative capabilities, coupled with on-going research, analysis, and a culture of zero tolerance to crime for the Tobacco Industry.

    To talk to an RTT Industry specialist, please contact
    Louis Coetzee
    +27 11 552 1225
    +27 83 656 4171
    Louis.Coetzee@rtt.co.za

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