Celebi Delhi Cargo terminal went live with Kale’s Galaxy (Domestic module) Cargo Management system as part of the phased implementation of the entire suite of Kale’s Galaxy Air Cargo management software system.
Kale’s Galaxy system comprises EXIM operations, Warehouse Management, UD, Invoice and Accounts and Domestic Operations while the domestic module incorporates next generation features like Mobile App, Customer Portal, Hand-held based app and EDI with Airlines.
Celebi Delhi, the largest of Celebi’s largest operation worldwide, said it partnered Kale Logistics Solutions to automate their Air Cargo and terminal operations in order to keep pace with the ever-increasing domestic cargo demands.
Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal Management India, is a joint venture between Delhi International Airport Pte Ltd (DIAL) and Celebi Ground Handling Turkey which along with domestic operations also provides cargo handling and warehousing services to approximately fifty international scheduled carriers.
Kale noted that the air cargo industry has reached a crucial point where a fast-track approach to digitalisation is required to keep pace with competitive modes of transport. The industry is undergoing tremendous transformation – moving from legacy systems to more agile technologies in order to streamline its operations, reduce costs and optimise efficiencies, the IT company said.
“Modern-day freight challenges need technology to enable innovative practices to move businesses forward,” said Ramesh Mamidala, CEO of Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal Management. “With our domestic operations going live on Galaxy, we look forward to greater automation of our operational processes and getting quick and comprehensive information on consignment and cargo tracking. This significant development will help to speed up shipment times, improve efficiency and reduce costs.”
In Delhi, Celebi handles one of the largest volumes of domestic cargo, something that is being boosted by the boom in e-commerce business, there is additional domestic freight movement which makes Delhi a top e-commerce hub of India.
“Celebi Delhi’s current domestic handling system was challenged by an increased load of cargo and connectivity issues. Hence we decided to move forward with the latest technology solution to cater to this demand. Kale’s Galaxy is the perfect solution, which, with minor customisations fulfilled all our requirements. We would soon be going live on our international operations,” Mamidala added.
Amar More, CEO, Kale Logistics Solutions said: “We are delighted to partner with Celebi and are extremely confident that our system will address all their concerns and realise the benefits of Galaxy in near future. Galaxy is a global application that is being used by worldwide airports that incorporate global best practices and prepare the industry to manage the demands of e-commerce”.