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Transforming Lufthansa Cargo's airmail handling through digital innovation

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Lufthansa Cargo's "Go Digital" strategic initiative was established to digitally transform the documentary processes and operations to boost supply chain performance and enabling continuous innovation for our customers, and partners. A historic milestone was the achievement of a 100% share of electronic airway bills (eAWB) in August 2022. Our longstanding partnership with IBS Software has allowed us to achieve several additional strategic milestones on our digital transformation journey, the latest being the roll-out of iCargo Mail Handling across almost 100 stations. With the solution now imp...

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Blockchain applications in airmail

Blockchain applications in airmail

As the speed of business accelerates due to increased automation and the relentless growth of eCommerce, airmail volumes continue to rise. In our recent "Blockchain and IoT applications in air cargo" guide,we looked at different scenarios where these emerging technologies could play in. In this post, I´d like to dive deeper into blockchain applications in airmail, specifically. In light of increasing airmail volumes and the factors behind them, pressure is on the industry to provide improved tracking transparency, cost and operational efficiency, security, and faster settlement. A tall order i...

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