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Alaska Air Cargo chooses IBS Software’s iCargo for its air cargo business

Alaska Air Cargo chooses IBS Software's iCargo for its air cargo business

iCargo will digitally transform Alaska Air Cargo’s sales and inventory, cargo terminal operations, airmail management and revenue accounting, and mobile applications. Additionally, iCargo will allow the airline to have an end-to-end view of its air cargo value chain activities and provide important operational insights across the entire network.

iCargo’s enhanced messaging and communication capabilities will also allow Alaska Air Cargo to seamlessly connect with its customers and partners in near real-time for better collaboration, resulting in faster decisions and better business results.

“Choosing iCargo from IBS Software was a strategic decision and part of our digital transformation program,” said Adam DrouhardGeneral Manager, Alaska Air Cargo. “This fully integrated solution will allow us to reinvent and deliver a true ecosystem of digital air cargo solutions to our employees, while creating a seamless business experience for our customers.”

“IBS Software is proud to partner with Alaska Air Cargo and be part of its digital cargo transformation. We welcome Alaska Air Cargo to the growing iCargo family of airlines and handlers and believe it is the beginning of a great journey for our two companies,” mentioned Sam Shuklavice president of the Americas region at IBS Software.

About IBS Software

IBS Software is a leading provider of SaaS solutions for the travel industry globally, managing mission-critical operations for customers in the aviation, travel and cruise, and hospitality industries. IBS Software’s solutions for the aviation industry cover flight and crew operations, aircraft maintenance, passenger services, loyalty programs, staff travel and air cargo management. IBS Software also operates a real-time B2B and B2C distribution platform providing hotel room inventory, rates and availability to a global network of hospitality businesses and channels. For the travel and cruise industry, IBS provides a comprehensive, customer-centric digital platform that spans land, online and on-board solutions. IBS Software is a Blackstone portfolio company and operates from 15 offices around the world. Further information can be found at https://www.ibsplc.com/ .

iCargo is an industry-leading integrated solution that supports end-to-end business functions such as freight bookings, pricing, manifests, import and export operations, warehouse management, revenue accounting, airmail management, and revenue management for airline cargo and ground handlers. iCargo follows air cargo industry best practices and is fully compliant with global industry standards and initiatives such as Cargo iQ, C-XML, ONE Record, e-AWB and e-Freight in general.

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About Alaska Air Cargo

Alaska Air Cargo flies to more than 100 destinations in North America with an extensive network and more than 1,200 daily flights. Providing a variety of reliable shipping services, Alaska Air Cargo operates a fleet of 737 freighters serving 20 communities in the state of Alaska in addition to offering belly cargo service on a fleet of more than 300 passenger aircraft serving the continental United States, Canada, Hawaii, Mexico and Costa Rica.

SOURCE IBS Software