Service partners honoured in Munich for outstanding cooperation
At an evening ceremony taking place last Wednesday 5 June 2019 in Munich, Lufthansa Cargo presented the Supplier Awards for the second time. Service providers from all over the world that distinguished themselves in the past through outstanding cooperation were nominated in eleven different categories. In addition to subdivision into the categories of “Best Cooperation” and “Best Performance”, recognition was also given to the best collaboration in the individual regions of Lufthansa Cargo’s business areas of Germany, Europe & Africa, America, Latin America & Caribbean and Asia, as well as at the hubs in Vienna and Frankfurt. With these awards, the cargo airline acknowledges the exceptional cooperation and quality of its worldwide service partners.
“With their expertise, infrastructure, motivation and commitment, our service providers are a vital component of our performance promise and make a lasting contribution to Lufthansa Cargo’s success,” said Thomas Sonntag, Lufthansa Cargo Vice President for Procurement & Infrastructure, after the award ceremony.
All awards and winners can be found here:
|Best Performance Northern Asia||International Air Cargo Terminal Co., Ltd. in cooperation with All Nippon Airways|
|Best Performance South & South East Asia||WFS - PG Cargo Co., Ltd.|
|Best Performance Eastern and Northern Europe||WFS Denmark A/S|
|Best Performance Middle East & Africa||Cairo Airport Cargo Company|
|Best Performance Western Europe||Portway, Handling de Portugal, s.a.|
|Best Performance Germany||AirPart GmbH|
|Best Performance USA & Canada||Tri-Star Airport Handling Services Co.|
|Best Performance Latin America & Caribbean||Tri-Star Serviços Aeroportuários, Brasil|
|Best Performance Hubs||Zeitconsult Cargohandling GmbH|
|Best Cooperation Hubs||Flughafen Wien Aktiengesellschaft|
|Best Cooperation Global||Worldwide Flight Services|
Lufthansa Cargo AG
With a turnover of 2.7 billion euros and 8.9 billion revenue tonne-kilometres in 2018, Lufthansa Cargo is one of the world's leading companies in the transport of air freight. The company currently employs about 4,500 people worldwide. Lufthansa Cargo focuses on the airport-to-airport business. The cargo carrier serves around 300 destinations in more than 100 countries with its own fleet of freighters, the belly capacities of passenger aircraft operated by Lufthansa German Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings and SunExpress, and an extensive road feeder service network. The bulk of the cargo business is routed through Frankfurt Airport. Lufthansa Cargo is a wholly owned Lufthansa subsidiary of Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Lufthansa Group’s logistics specialist.