Starlux Airlines, Taiwan’s newest luxury carrier, has deployed IBS Software’s iCargo platform to manage business and operational functions for its entire cargo business.
The iCargo management platform was implemented ahead of Starlux Airlines’ launch in January 2020, which saw maiden flights to Macau, Penang and Da Nang with three A321neo aircraft. Although COVID-19 has significantly impacted flights, Starlux’s cargo operations have been ramping up quickly during this difficult time.
Starlux chose IBS Software’s iCargo SaaS-based cargo platform to provide a single, unified platform for all critical functions. iCargo now manages all aspects of Starlux’s cargo business, including sales, airline operations, US customs, mail, Unit Load Device, cashiering, claims, cargo and mail revenue accounting, portal services, data warehousing and business intelligence modules.
“We chose the industry-leading iCargo management platform to achieve our goal of providing the best and seamless cargo service to our customers,” said Glenn Chai, CEO, Starlux Airlines. “So far, iCargo has proved itself to be well worth the investment. It is an advanced digital solution featuring advanced and user-friendly functions. Starlux is very glad to have made the right choice.”
Ashok Rajan, head of cargo and logistics solutions, IBS Software, commented: “We were proud to have been selected as a launch partner for Starlux Airlines, our first iCargo customer in Taiwan. As a startup airline, Starluxhad strict timelines for implementation and regulatory requirements, and extremely high expectations for the technology and its support of their business model.
In IBS Software they found a partner with deep expertise, total commitment to driving business value, and a strong delivery track record. We’re thrilled to welcome Starlux to the iCargo family and to continue our partnership as the airline continues to thrive,”