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  • The spy in the box tracking air cargo

    On-Line Tracking, Cargo 2000 and other performance measurements of air cargo all aim to give shippers the reassurance that their airfreight shipments will arrive on time. Data loggers placed in the cargo can prove whether it was properly treated on route – for example kept at the prescribed temperature, or kept upright and not shaken. But when performance does not live up to promises, such measures generally only tell the shipper about the problem after it has happened.

  • Kuehne + Nagel introduces real-time temperature control in airfreight

    As part of its KN PharmaChain product, Kuehne + Nagel has introduced newly developed active wireless sensors which record and transmit the temperature of pharmaceutical airfreight shipments along the entire supply chain. The use of active wireless sensors is a major achievement in the segment of seamless airfreight cold chains for pharmaceutical products. Generally, security rules prohibit the active use of mobile sensors during air transport.

  • Innovation

    Trust - Your Most Important Quality By Edwin W. Kalischnig - CEO of Xtreme Technologies BV “Trust is a statement about what is otherwise unknown - for example, because it is far away, cannot be verified, or is in the future”. Every day millions of people around the globe eat food or take their drugs, trusting on the purity and quality of the product and the Brands behind them.