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Kerala firm inks deal with Italian cargo airline
Thiruvananthapuram, 26 May, 2011
Kerala-based software firm, IBS
Software Services, has inked a deal with Cargoitalia, an
Italian airline, for implementing its cargo management
The implementation is set to be completed by July. The
solution will then manage the entire freight movement of this
all-cargo carrier including core cargo operations from quotes
and bookings through capacity and revenue management, track
and trace, accounting and proof of deliveries.
"A state of the art IT system is fundamental to our continuing
success, and the selection of iCargo follows a lengthy and
detailed study and evaluation. We are very excited about the
benefits that the new system will bring to our business", said
Roberto Gilardoni, Commercial Director, Cargoitalia.
Available both in licensed and SaaS (Software as a Service)
modes, iCargo has become one of the most definitive cargo
management solutions in the global air freight industry with
an impressive list of customers across six continents
including names like All Nippon Airways (ANA), Jet Blue,
Kingfisher Airlines, Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) and Qantas.
"Moving to the iCargo platform will help Cargoitalia
streamline processes, enhance efficiencies and productivity,
and enable it to manage growth profitably. This contract
strengthens our cargo presence in Europe, and underscores the
value iCargo offers in terms of superior features and
integration of functionality", said Murray Kidd, VP and Head
of Global Sales, Airline Cargo Services, IBS.
Headquartered at India's first technology park, Technopark,
IBS is a leading global provider of new generation IT
solutions to the travel, transportation and logistics
IBS operates from 10 global business centres in the US,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa.