Perishables

Double-digit cool chain growth for Etihad Cargo

Etihad Cargo is handling increasing volumes of cool chain products with perishables shipments up 10% and pharmaceuticals by 37%.

American Airlines flies flowers for Valentine's Day

American Airlines Cargo has flown 1.2 million pounds (lbs) of flowers from Europe and Latin America in time for Valentine’s Day.

LATAM Cargo and Maria Flowers offset CO2 emissions

LATAM Cargo has helped Maria Flowers to offset CO2 emissions for its flower shipments through the 1+1 Offset to Conserve programme.

Swissport Flower Corridor keeps roses fresh for Valentine's Day

Swissport has handled over 9,000 tons of flowers on its Flower Corridor, transporting flowers from Kenya to Europe.

LATAM Cargo flies 25,000 tons of flowers for Valentine's Day

LATAM Cargo has flown almost 25,000 tons of flowers from Latin America in time for Valentine’s Day, an increase of 36% on last year.

LATAM Cargo increases Chilean cherry exports by 30%

LATAM Cargo has ended 2023 by over 7,500 tons of cherry exports from Chile, an increase of 32% over the previous year.

Singapore Airlines renews IATA CEIV Fresh certificate

Singapore Airlines has renewed its IATA CEIV Fresh certificate for another three years at its Singapore hub.

Pharma.Aero and Cool Chain Association sign MoU

The Cool Chain Association (CCA) and Pharma.Aero have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to harmonise pharmaceutical and perishable cold chain processes.

WestJet Cargo and Flexport connect Canada with Asia

WestJet Cargo and Flexport have extended their agreement to connect Canadian exports with key Asian markets.

WestJet Cargo adds new Caribbean destinations to network

WestJet Cargo is expanding its cargo services for its winter schedule to include Puerto Plata, Bridgetown and Kingston to its network.

Kuehne+Nagel expands air charter network

Kuehne+Nagel has introduced 3 charter connections between the Americas, Europe, and Asia to meet demand in the semiconductor industry.

Perishables: Making constant improvements

Celebrating its 20th anniversary last year, the Cool Chain Association continues to improve the handling of temperature-sensitive produce.