New name, more data for Cargo 2000

Cargo 2000 (C2K) has rebranded as Cargo iQ as part of a strategic transformation programme including a Smart Data Project and new certification scheme. Emirates SkyCargo – previously an observer - has also joined the group, along with Brussels Airport, Frankfurt Airport, Vienna Airport and CargoAware, The rebrand is part of a change programme, which has seen the 82-member IATA specialist interest group embark on a Smart Data Project, as well ... [+]

Cargo 2000 appoints tech man

Chris Davies has been appointed technical manager at airfreight quality group Cargo 2000, based at the organisation’s Geneva, Switzerland headquarters. He previously worked with Descartes Systems Group in London, where he led various systems integration projects for the company’s GF-X electronic cargo-booking portal for freight forwarders and carriers and has ... [+]

C2K set to raise the bar

Improved customer experience will be one of the main results of the Cargo 2000 (C2K) airfreight standards working group said participant DHL vice president Stephen Smith following a technical working group meeting. The group met in Vienna on 29 October finalise C2K’s revised Airport-to-Airport (A2A) specification and kick-start a revision ... [+]

Chief exec for air cargo tech group

IATA Interest Group Cargo 2000 (C2K) has appointed Ariaen Zimmerman as executive director. He will lead the change programme at C2K, which has been set up to improve standards in the air cargo industry. Under his guidance, C2K will adopt a new auditing system, neutral benchmarks, and embrace a smarter, wider ... [+]

New chief for Cargo 2000

Max Sauberschwarz, global head of carrier and gateway air logistics at Kuehne + Nagel, has taken over as chairman of the Cargo 2000 airfreight standards organisation. He was Cargo 2000's vice chairman of Cargo 2000 for the last three years, and will act as chairman up to the AGM of ... [+]

Cargo 2000 man moves on

Lothar Moehle, the longest-serving member of Cargo 2000’s management team, is leaving his post of regional director, Europe, Middle East and Africa to return to DB Schenker. His successor at C2K will be announced in due course. Chairman of Cargo 2000, Mattijs ten Brink, said: “Lothar has been at the forefront ... [+]

Damco joins Cargo 2000

AP Moller - Maersk Group's Damco forwarding subsidiary is to join the Cargo 2000 quality management system. The group now has 80 members in the freight forwarding, ground handling, road transport, IT and airport sectors and covers over 70% of the global air cargo market. Cargo 2000 defines an industry standard ... [+]

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