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 Etihad Cargo achieves QEP Accreditation

Tuesday, Jan 10 2017

Etihad Cargo, the freight division of Etihad Airways, has received QEP Accreditation from Envirotainer at its UAE hub – Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), as well as five other stations across its network: Mumbai (BOM), New York (JFK), Manchester (MAN), Melbourne (MEL) and Sydney (SYD). With these six accredited stations of Qualified Envirotainer Providers (QEP), Etihad Cargo demonstrates its credibility in handling Envirotainer containers and cold chain shipments.
 
“Envirotainer’s QEP Accreditation is proof of our reliability within the temperature-controlled freight industry, and the result of hard work and dedication to our customers.
We are proud to receive this acknowledgement and are determined to keep performing at an industry leading standard,” said David Kerr, Senior Vice President of Etihad Cargo.
“Temp Check° is a premium, quality-driven service that the healthcare industry can rely on when shipping healthcare products,” said Chris Fore, Compliance Manager of Envirotainer. “I am especially pleased to recognize Etihad Cargo as a Qualified Envirotainer Provider.”
 
Bourji Mourad, Global Head of Partner Management of Envirotainer, said, “This accreditation is another positive step forward with our Partner Etihad Cargo. Our mutual pharma customers and forwarders around the globe can benefit from such development since everyone in the supply chain needs to mitigating risks when handling such vital products.”.
 
Temp Check is Etihad Cargo’s premium product dedicated to handling pharmaceuticals and life science products, growing its services to more than 70 Temp Check certified locations throughout Etihad Cargo’s international network. Etihad Cargo has been handling Envirotainer containers since 2013, enhancing the quality of shipments to the world’s largest pharmaceuticals companies.
 
Etihad Cargo will pursue QEP Accreditation at all Temp Check locations in its continued commitment to the quality handling of temperature and time sensitive healthcare shipments.