Spirit Air Cargo Handling, the brand name of SAS Ground Handling, has gained its CEIV Pharma certificate in Copenhagen, making it the first cargo handler in Scandinavia to do so.
“We are very proud to be the first cargo handler in Scandinavia to receive the CEIV Pharma certificate and are convinced our efforts will become a great support to our customers,” says SAS Ground Handling Denmark CEO, Hans Henrik Spangenberg (pictured).
“This is a working process and further improvements is one of our key focus areas to secure and support the needs of our customers where we can see potential opportunities for growth,” he adds.
Specific processes and procedures for handling Time and Temperature Sensitive shipments have been implemented and internal training has been provided to all staff working in the Copenhagen warehouse.
“By obtaining this certification, we are in full compliance with the expected handling standards for the pharmaceutical industry and are fully aware of our role as an important part in the cool chain of Time and Temperature Sensitive shipments,” says Spirit Air Cargo Denmark head of cargo, Ole Madse. Spirit Air Cargo expects to have its locations in Oslo and Stockholm certified in the near future.