LOT Cargo has signed a Master Lease Agreement with CSafe Global, a specialist in active temperature-controlled air cargo containers.

This is aimed at extending cold chain transportation offerings to its life-science customers who ship temperature-sensitive and life-enhancing products to patients around the globe.

“This is a big step in our LOT Polish Airlines history,” saif Michal Grochowski, LOT Cargo Director. “We are proud that we can co-operate with one of the best and the most innovative global companies that provide cold chain solutions to pharmaceutical customers, and are confident that we will be able to develop this business relationship to further benefit our valued customers with best-in-class active containers," he added.

“We are very excited to add LOT Cargo to our extensive list of airline partners who have enhanced their pharma programme by offering our innovative CSafe RKN and CSafe RAP active systems,” stated Brad Jennings, VP of Global Marketing.“ LOT Cargo’s strong network, with direct links between the key markets of Europe with the US, Asia Pacific and India, paired with the superior performance of CSafe’s active container range, will provide LOT’s pharma customers with the ultimate air cargo solution for their temperature-sensitive supply chain. We certainly look forward to a mutually beneficial partnership with LOT Cargo as we continue to deliver on our promise of protecting what matters most to pharmaceutical companies, so that patients can receive what matters most to them.”