News

Durban protest action – 28/09/2018

Posted on September 27th, 2018

Dear valued customer,

We have learnt of possible protest action occurring in Durban tomorrow with the following areas affected:

Tongaat – Buffelsdale. Entrance into Tongaat
Tongaat to N2
Tongaat to M4
Umhlanga N2 interchange to Phoenix and Durban
Durban North to Durban North Coast Road Interchange
North Coast Road off-ramp
Avoca turn off
Riverside interchange
Durban/Spaghetti Junction, M19 to PMB & Pinetown, Reservoir Hills on-ramp
N2-Umgeni Road interchange, Kwa-Mashu off-ramp
N3 to PMB Camperdown, Market Street interchange

We will endeavour to accomplish our collections and deliveries as normal but please bear in mind there may be delays. Please contact your nearest office for more information on your shipment.

Regards,
The SFS Team.

Kya Sands protest – 03/09/2018

Posted on September 3rd, 2018

Good day,

Due to protest action in Kya Sands today, some deliveries and collections will be affected. This protest action has also negatively impacted us in terms of staff reporting for work.

Please contact your nearest branch for more information on whether your parcel/shipment is affected. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will endeavour to achieve as many collections and deliveries as possible today.

Regards,
The SFS team.

Kimberley unrest – 31/07/2018

Posted on July 31st, 2018

Dear valued client,

Please note that we have received reports of protesting and unrest in Kimberley and as a result, we are unable to get into the CBD. Please contact your nearest branch for additional information.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Regards,
The SFS team

Protesting in Durban – 18/07/2018

Posted on July 18th, 2018

Good day,

Please note that due to protesting in Chatsworth, Amanzimtoti, King Shaka International Airport and along N2 in Durban, certain collections and deliveries will not be accomplished today. Please contact the office on (031) 539 5144 for more information. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Regards,
The SFS team

JHB office uncontactable

Posted on June 28th, 2018

Dear valued client

Please note that we are experiencing some connectivity issues to our JHB office. Our service provider is aware of it and they are working on resolving the problem. In the interim, please contact our CPT office on (021) 528 1000 for any assistance. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Regards,
The SFS team

Area unrest – 13/06/2018

Posted on June 13th, 2018

Good day,

Please be advised that there is protest action in Mamelodi and Eersterus today and we are unable to deliver or collect there. We will attempt as soon as it is safe. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience caused.

Regards,

The SFS team

24/04/2018 – Nationwide strike action

Posted on April 24th, 2018

Dear Valued Client,

CONFIRMED NATIONWIDE STRIKE ACTION

Confirmation has been received that the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU), as well as affiliated labour unions, will embark on a one-day nationwide strike tomorrow, Wednesday 25th April 2018.

We are anticipating major delays in some areas but will do our best to ensure on time deliveries.

We will advise during the course of the day of any areas that are affected.

We thank you for your continued support and will endeavor to keep all informed.

Please feel free to contact us should you require any additional assistance.

Kind regards,

SFS Team

UPDATE – 25/04/2017 (09:00)

Dear Client,

Update on areas affected today (Wednesday 25 April)

Due to protest action and road blockages, the following areas will not be serviced today:

JHB

PTA various including

Montana
Kagiso
Soweto
Sebokeng
Tsakane
Rygerpark
JHB CBD
Alexandra
R59 towards Meyerton
Balfour

NYL
Hammanskraal
Medupli Power Stataion
Grootgelukl Mine

KLD
Alabama
Jouberton
Kanana
Kuma
N12
Lichtenburg
Itsoseng
Coligny
Wolmaransstad
Hartebeesfontein
Bothaville
Makwassie
Viljoenskroon
Orkney
Stilfontein

POT
Ikageng

BFN
Aliwal North
BFN CBD

KIM
Prieksa
Douglas

VRY
Delareyville
Taung
Mafikeng
Mabatho
Sweizer
Kathu
Kuruman

BTH
Secunda
Ermelo
Piet Retief
Embalenhle
Evander
Standerton

UPDATE – 25/04/2018 (11:30)

DUR
Please note that our Durban office has had to be evacuated due to the unrest in Glen Anil. Collections and deliveries will unfortunately not happen in Durban today.

JHB/PTA
The Johannesburg and Pretoria CBD’s have been declared no-go areas so deliveries and collections into these areas will not happen today.