Wednesday 26th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Airline aims to reduce logistics costs

Emirates has extended its contract with Pourshins after three years of service across Europe. Pourshins will continue to manage the logistics for Emirates’ nominated food and beverage products.

The agreement covers Emirates’ 16 catering units across the UK and Europe and also includes SriLankan Airlines. The new agreement aims to reduce costs in the logistics process as well as achieve savings on individual products.

Michel Ramselaar, international director of sales at Pourshins, says: “We are delighted that Emirates has decided to extend our service after a successful three-year partnership. We are looking forward to continuing to play a pivotal role in Emirates’ objective of cutting costs, whilst still ensuring the highest standard of service for which the airline is renowned.”

Pourshins specialises in fourth-party logistics (4PL), inventory management, inventory and equipment ownership, optimised supply chain and business solutions for a wide range of airlines, caterers, suppliers and product brokers internationally, using web-based technology for sophisticated forecasting, product orders, management and delivery.