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Probe builds tomorrow’s future today

Probe Corporation sees the value in applying good corporate governance and social involvement beyond the work performed in their offices. 
Probe’s vision is shifting from a typical corporate point of view, where shareholder value is the exclusive goal, to a more holistic approach that considers and protects stakeholders, employees, customers, suppliers, the environment and the local community.


Probe Air, the Probe range of piston air compressors complements gold-standard line up

From DIY enthusiasts and entrepreneurs to small and mid-sized businesses, air compression is often a critical commodity that is integral to the core business offering and as such must be able to perform at optimum levels.  Yet in South Africa’s tough economic climate, smaller businesses make air compression choices based on cost, which can ultimately affect the quality of their product offering.  


Probe Provides Flexible Solutions to Trucking Challenges

Probe understands the robust requirements necessary for heavy-duty vehicles, and serves the heavy and light duty automotive, mining and construction equipment industries through a national dealer network with a comprehensive range of services. This includes the sales and distribution of world-class batteries, alternators, starters and associated spares as well as an expanding product range that includes engine cooling fans, viscous fan clutches and MasterLock systems.

As South Africa's largest importer and distributor of premium automotive batteries for over 50 years, and a leader in rotating electrics, Probe understands the robust requirements necessary for heavy-duty vehicles. 


Making a plan - the order of the day at Probe’s auto electric workshop

Situated at Probe’s head office in Germiston is a hidden gem; the Probe auto-electrical workshop which is one of the largest of its kind in South Africa.  Derrick Storm, the workshop manager, oversees a team of skilled workers who spend their days repairing products such as starters, alternators and fan hubs for trucks, remanufacturing starters and alternators and developing innovative repair solutions.


A Supply Chain Firing on All Cylinders Ensures Delivery Excellence

by Judd Da Cruz - Probe Group SCM

A supply chain is more than a set of business divisions along a straight path from raw material/product sourcing to end consumer use. A supply chain is a very complex network through which materials, information, and money flow between key stakeholders. Highly integrated supply chains draw on the capabilities and resources of multiple organisations to ensure the timely and efficient fulfilment of customer requirements.