Siginon Aviation partners with Kale Logistics for Ground handling in Kenya

posted on 23rd March 2020 by Eddie Saunders

Kale Logistics Solutions, a trusted IT Logistics partner for Fortune 500 companies worldwide has collaborated with Siginon Aviation an award winning ground handler in Kenya to provide a comprehensive air cargo management system for their operations in Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi and Eldoret International Airport. Siginon Aviation is one of the 4 licensed ground handlers in Kenya that takes pride in Powering Trade for customers by delivering world-class ground handling service that catalyzes the success of their customers.

Siginon Aviation is IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operators (ISAGO) certified and currently handles multiple global and regional freighters.

In the statement, Meshack Kipturgo, Managing Director says“Our commitment to our customers is to consistently offer a service that is in tandem with the evolving needs in the ground handling industry, we selected GALAXY – a web based air cargo management system, which offered a robust system that ensures our airline customers’ needs are met proactively and effectively.”

GALAXY is one of the most holistic cargo handling software covering comprehensive operations for import, export and transit. It incorporates several next generation features like Mobile App, Customer Portal, Hand-held based app and EDI with Airlines. With GALAXY, users can experience complete automation, clear visibility, control, collaboration and seamless integration within the stakeholder network. It is used at 80+ airports in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and India.

For Siginon Aviation, GALAXY provides the benefit of better business intelligence and visibility, multiple data entry, ensures achievement of airline SLAs, 100% process automation, support for Siginon’s digital strategy, proactive messaging to customers post departure, and financial integrations to Siginon’s SAP ERP system amongst others.

Speaking on the development, Mr. Vineet Malhotra, Director, Kale Logistics Solutions said“We are truly delighted to collaborate with Siginon Aviation in its digital ambitions and strategic growth in Kenya and the region. The African region is the world’s last untapped air cargo market, with next-gen system like GALAXY we see this region leapfrogging many years on technology adoption and digitization.”