DB Schenker, American Airlines Cargo announce API connection
Technology integration set to streamline airfreight operations, available immediately
DB Schenker and American Airlines Cargo announce the introduction of an application programming interface (API) connection, marking the next step in digitalising and streamlining airfreight booking processes.
"The API interface is a testament to both partner’s commitment to embracing digital solutions to enhance customer service. The new collaboration offers a more streamlined, accurate, and user-friendly process," says an official release from DB Schenker.
Benno Forster, SVP, Operations and Procurement Airfreight, DB Schenker Americas says: “The API connection is designed to streamline the booking process, eliminating the need for external platform logins and enabling direct access through DB Schenker’s system. This integration not only simplifies the booking experience but also ensures speed and accuracy, crucial in the fast-paced world of airfreight logistics.”
Indy Bolina, Head, Global Sales, American Airlines Cargo adds: "The API connection with DB Schenker offers a more personalised booking experience. It enables us to work closely with DB Schenker on their preferred platform, ensuring that our mutual customers benefit from the exclusive rates and efficient service that this partnership offers."