Lufthansa Group partners join PharmaAero

Lufthansa Cargo, Swiss World Cargo and the Lufthansa Group's time:matters fast logistics arm have joined the Pharma.Aero interest group. Pharma.Aero is an international collaboration platform for medical technology and pharmaceutical companies, as well as freight companies and airport operators. The Belgium-based organization now has more than 50 partners and members. Time-critical medical technology or temperature-sensitive medicines such as insulin or vaccines require professional and fast transport by air freight in special ... [+]

Time matters to China

Lufthansa’s time:matters high speed logistics arm has added seven stations in China to its network for worldwide Sameday Air transport - Shanghai, Shenyang, Beijing, Nanjing, Qingdao, Chengdu and Guangzhou. Local company time:matters Shanghai International Freight Forwarding Ltd. founded specifically to handle the business in June. [+]

Time:matters buys customs broker

Lufthansa’s fast freight arm, time:matters has acquired CB Customs Broker and Customs Broker Cargo Handling.  Both companies will continue to act as neutral partners and offer their existing services, including customs clearance and air cargo handling, to forwarders, integrators and courier companies in the future. Founder and managing director Stelios ... [+]

Time:matters offers sameday service with US and Mexico

Lufthansa’s time:matters high speed logistics arm is to add the US and Mexico to its Sameday Air network with 16 stations – 15 of them in the US and one in Mexico as part of its internationalisation programme. The Sameday Air network already includes 100 stations and more than 21 ... [+]

High speed freight firm gets green certificate

Lufthansa Group’s high speed freight specialist arm time:matters has been awarded ISO 14001 environmental management joining its parent, which has already been ISO certified since 2008. In March of this year time:matters will begin trialling electric vehicles at Frankfurt Airport. [+]

Fast logistics firm opens in Tel Aviv

German-owned high-speed logistics operator time:matters has opened a Sameday Air station in Tel Aviv, its first outside Europe. The city region is home to many potential customers, including high-tech/semicon, medical electronics, agricultural technology and telecommunications firms. The airport has direct flights to Frankfurt, Munich, and Vienna. [+]

On the fast track from southern Germany

Lufthansa’s time:matters arm has extended its Spare Parts Logistics service to include flights from Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden airport in southern German to Birmingham and Dublin on weekdays. Time:matters has been serving the UK and from Frankfurt and Maastricht since 2011. Urgently needed spare parts can be delivered from 8am the next day. The service ... [+]

Lufthansa takes back fast logistics arm

Lufthansa Cargo has retaken complete ownership of its time:matters sameday delivery and time-critical logistics arm. The airline spun off time:matters in 2002, retaining a 49% share with the majority 51% held by financial investor Aheim Capital and time:matters management. [+]

Manchester to London in four hours flat

The Lufthansa-owned time:matters sameday internataional logistics network has added a number of UK cities to its network, follwing the integration of Flybe into its network. The move adds a further 14 direct connections between the English industrial powerhouses of Manchester and Birmingham and European centres such as Amsterdam, Berlin and ... [+]

Time matters in the US too

Lufthansa’s time:matters high speed logistics arm has extended its US network by directly integrating United Airlines into its Sameday network. Urgent shipments from Europe to the US can be booked late into the night and delivered to door at destination in less than 24 hours, offering a cost-effective alternative to ... [+]

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