DHL Partners with Singapore Airlines to Deliver In-Flight Amenities Globally

By Dhl, PRNE
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

SINGAPORE, March 24, 2011 - DHL Global Forwarding Singapore, the freight forwarding arm of DHL, the
world's leading logistics company, in Singapore, has been awarded a
prestigious business win with Singapore Airlines. As the provider of choice
for Singapore Airlines, DHL will manage global transportation of all
in-flight amenities from Singapore Airlines - mainly through its distribution
hubs in China, Germany and Singapore - to all of its network destinations and
offices in the world. The contract covers both ocean freight and air freight

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As part of the contract, DHL will also provide all inland transportation
services to Singapore Airlines' China and Germany hubs through its Supply
Chain unit. The operations commenced as of 15 January, at Singapore Airlines'
hub in Singapore, and are expected to roll out in China and Germany in April
and May, respectively.

Commenting on the win, Sam Ang, CEO, Southeast Asia, DHL Global
Forwarding, said: "This is a prestigious win for DHL and we look forward to
bringing our worldwide logistics and international knowledge and expertise to
this project. We are confident that DHL can help Singapore Airlines deliver
reduced costs and enhanced logistics efficiency, in order to meet global
passenger demands. We are very excited about this partnership with Singapore
Airlines, one of the leading airlines in the world, as this contract further
reinforces our footing in international aviation logistics."

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