African Rainbow Capital invests in ‘Uber for trucks’

African Rainbow Capital invests in ‘Uber for trucks’ Local investment holding company African Rainbow Capital (ARC) has made an additional investment in technology-led trucking platform Linebooker, through its subsidiary, GemCap. ARC was founded in 2016 and is majority owned by mining magnate Dr Patrice Motsepe. The JSE-listed company invests in the African financial services industry and businesses that deliver exceptional returns on equity. In 2018, GemCap purchased online transport management company, Linebooker, in a deal that provided the investment firm with a springboard [read more]

2020-09-03T10:26:37+02:00Aug 26th, 2020|

Linebooker Connects Customers to Trucking Companies

Linebooker Connects Customers to Trucking Companies Cape Town-based start-up Linebooker has introduced a Web-based platform allowing customers to be connected to logistics companies that transport goods and products around SA. Operating nationally, Linebooker says it aims to shake-up SA’s road freight sector through its online bidding platform, which allows customers to find trucking companies and transport their goods to locations around the country. A spinoff from the innovation arm of CCS Logistics (part of the Oceana Group), the company’s platform links bulk business transport customers [read more]

2019-10-24T15:38:51+02:00Apr 10th, 2017|