Customer Success Story
Encore Forwarding Better Handles Shipments Worldwide with Descartes Logistics Messaging
Logistics Messaging for Air Cargo
Connecting air carriers, ground handling agents (GHAs), and logistics service providers worldwide
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Modernizing Real-time Air Cargo Asset Tracking with ACL Airshop and Descartes

Electronically Connect and Transact in Real-time with Carriers and Logistics Service Providers

Enhance visibility and control of transportation processes from shipment booking to tracking and proof of delivery.

Air Messaging
Seamless digital exchange across thousands of forwarders, air carriers, ground handlers, and other industry participants via air cargo’s largest connected community
Ocean Messaging
Broad range of electronic communication solutions for ocean carriers, NVOCCs, and their trading partners to enhance rating, booking, shipment management and visibility
Road Messaging
The industry’s largest network of TL/LTL and other ground carriers, freight brokers and trading partners to enhance efficiency, visibility and control from tendering to real-time tracking through POD and settlement
Express & Postal Messaging
Connecting carriers and trading partners to enhance visibility and accelerate express and postal shipment processing

The Descartes Global Logistics Network™ — one source to connect to carriers and logistics services providers regardless of mode, geography or IT sophistication.

  • Digitize inefficient manual processes
  • Improve data timeliness and accuracy
  • Reduce supply chain latency
  • Synchronize trading partner and carrier operations
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— Jonathon Dale, Manager Commercial, Cargo CMCL & Ventures, Air New Zealand

“With Descartes, we now have a digital solution to identify the exact location of an air freight container and the status of its load at any given moment.”


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Additional Resources

Customer Success — Silk Way Group
Silk Way Group streamlines air cargo operations with Descartes
Animation: The Electronic Airway Bill (eAWB)
Learn how Descartes can help speed communication across the air cargo supply chain
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Customer Success — EgyptAir Cargo
EgyptAir Cargo automates mail shipping for expanding international network

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