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Optimizing operations and enabling innovation at IAG Cargo's New Premia handling facility for premium freight

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The journey to opening IAG Cargo's New Premia facility at Heathrow on 31 May 2023 was built on relentless technological, business, and operational innovation. Our objective was to completely transform how we handle freight and interact with our customers to unlock new opportunities in premium cargo. While air cargo experienced unprecedented growth in recent years, slowing demand once again puts pressure on pricing, costs, and customer service. So, we need to find creative ways to work around that. And where cargo handling plays into that equation, New Premia has helped us strengthen our premiu...

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Lessons to my Younger Self - Michael Walsh, Vice President Marketing, IBS Software

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What lessons would you give your younger self? We asked Michael Walsh VP of Marketing. He provides insights for today's marketers.  Be the decision-maker for your career Make bold moves, when needed, in your career. No one is responsible for your career progression but you. If you have to change jobs, cities, or countries, do it. The willingness to change may be the decision maker. Create measurable Goals Measure everything. Marketing needs to show ROI at all times - you need to show your worth in business terms. And explain it so people understand. Look after yourself You can't tough it ...

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How Generative AI will Transform Supply Chain Industry

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If your supply chain isn't ready for GenAI, you've got a problem The genius of the Internet is that it's unbreakable. If an unforeseen event closes one route, data packets quickly find another. That hasn't been possible for logistics, until now. Just as TCP/IP revolutionized digital communications, making the Internet possible, GenAI will transform physical supply chains. It will enable logistics providers to optimize real-world processes, predicting demand more accurately, automating labor-intensive tasks and improving overall efficiency. It will provide the intelligence and agility required ...

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Uncovering hidden revenue leaks in ocean cargo

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Revenue leakage is a major problem in ocean cargo. From the moment a sale is made to an empty container being released for stuffing and its final delivery, there are multiple touchpoints where revenue and profitability are at risk. With forecasted container shipping revenues at US$327 billion for 2023 and revenue leakage estimated at 1-5% of EBITA by EY, the impact is significant. Uncovering these hidden leaks is essential to protect ocean cargo's bottom line and sustainability. But the financial upside isn't all that's at stake. Lost revenue ultimately affects container shipping's competitive...

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Three considerations for choosing the right payment orchestration platform for your travel business

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In today's fast-paced digital world, selecting the right payment orchestration platform is a critical decision for business operations and success. Finding a flexible platform that aligns with specific business needs and that can handle fluctuating transaction volumes and diverse payment methods is paramount. So, let´s explore three key considerations that businesses should prioritize when choosing a payment orchestration platform.  1. Global reach and payment diversity In an interconnected world, businesses are no longer confined by geographic boundaries. For companies eyeing global expa...

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