About Careful Carriers – 30 years of personalised service.

Careful Carriers is a company true to its name. Our key to success is the trust of long standing client relations and the highest regard for service excellence.

For over 30 years CAREFUL CARRIERS have been the industry leaders in fragile load shipping. With our expansive network of depots and warehousing facilities, specialised fleet of trucks, and team of fleet controllers we are uniquely positioned to not only provide the best possible service in terms of load integrity and delivery but also in terms of a total personalized logistics solution. We partner with manufacturers from many fields to not only transport their products to their customers, but also to store and manage their stock at our central warehousing facilities.

For us the client really comes first. Whatever the your needs are, we are ready to cater to them.


Founded in 1983, and still run by its founding directors and management, our services are the benchmark of the logistics industry in South Africa.

For 30 years, Careful Carriers has innovated and outclassed its competition in service delivery and specialized vehicles to meet their customer’s unique needs.

With one of the longest track records in the industry, Careful Carriers is a trusted name and established specialized logistics leader you can trust.

Our Philosophy.

Careful Carriers has a strong company culture which embodies honesty, integrity and accountability. Our personnel from directors to floor packers are held to a standard that recognizes that delivering excellent customer service starts with the actions of each and every employee.

We pride ourselves on developing our personnel through development initiatives, training and education. These key activities are core to our constant improvement and excellent customer service and safety record.

Our People.

The Company’s strongest asset is its people. The management and staff have grown organically with the company, staff turnover is negligible, and our clients are therefore guaranteed efficient, competent, experienced service.

  • Wehrner Gutstadt – Chairman (Since 1983)
  • Johan Claassens – Managing Director (Joined in 1987)
National Operations Manager – Willem White

Willem has been with the company for 20 years now and is truly one of the pillars that has helped make the company the success that it is today.

Branch Managers

Anne-Frances Liebenberg – Lanseria
Anne-Frances has been with the company for over 8 years and manages all the day to day operational and warehousing functions at Lanseria.

Shane Pike – Pinetown
Shane started with CAREFUL CARRRIERS as an ops assistant at the Lanseria branch a mere 3 years ago, but has since worked his way up to managing the KZN branch in Pinetown

Jordaan Beukes – Branch manager Cape Town
Jordaan has been with CAREFUL CARRIERS for over 10 years and embodies the spirit of the company.