Ground handler Swissport recently implemented a new mobile application that facilitates meeting and monitoring Cargo iQ milestones by digitizing the air cargo warehousing process. The Cargospot app, developed by CHAMP Cargosystems, allows Swissport to record every step of the warehousing process, including acceptance, build-up, check-in of goods and delivery. With live visibility of these milestones, customers can monitor their shipment status according to Cargo iQ standards.
Clark Fritzsch, Global Airfreight Director, Business Process Management, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, explains the importance of Cargo iQ in achieving standardization and transparency in the air cargo supply chain Only a couple years ago, export declarations started to be digital in Germany. This was a major move to abandon the typewriter for a digital (MRN) format. At the same time though, an air waybill was still a document that had to be printed and signed at least eight
In September, Nigerian aviation services provider Aglow Aviation Support Services joined the Cargo iQ community. Aglow’s daughter company, Aglow Air, was recently incorporated as a dedicated cargo airline. Operating as an unscheduled carrier out of Lagos, the airline serves Nigeria and the West and Central African sub-regions with dedicated last-mile cargo flight services. “As new entrants into the cargo sector, our decision to be a part of Cargo iQ was based on our desire to
Cargo iQ welcomed attendees to its IATA World Cargo Symposium press conference virtually this year, on 13th October 2021. During the conference, the Board announced the appointment of Lothar Moehle as the organization’s new Executive Director and revealed its objectives for 2022. Moehle has over four decades of experience in the air cargo and logistics sectors and was also of the founding fathers of Cargo 2000, the original name for Cargo iQ when it was launched in 1997. “Car
Letter from the future Executive Director, Lothar Moehle This is another edition of the Cargo iQ inSight publication, which I warmly recommend you to read – and share within your organization. The members and the Board of Cargo iQ have entrusted me to head the Cargo iQ Management Team as of January 2022. This appointment is a great honor for me, and I will work hard to justify the trust in my capabilities and in my determination to work with our members to improve the quality
Cargo iQ's new Executive Director, Lothar Moehle was introduced at the Cargo iQ press conference at the annual World Cargo Symposium. Accompanied by Chair Henrik Ambak and Vice-Chair Kerstin Strauss, the Cargo iQ board announced their renewed vision for Cargo iQ in 2022. Please view the conference below.