Neu-Isenburg, 19th April, 2010: Due to the volcanic eruption in Iceland the logistics sector is now faced with an unfamiliar situation: scheduled international air services have, to a large extent, been brought to a standstill. Numerous European airports remain closed. However; some airlines are starting to resume select flight operations.

time:matters, the expert for special speed solutions who is part of the Lufthansa Cargo Group, is capable of ensuring sameday and emergency transports, despite considerable commercial flying
limitations. Since Friday, more than 100 experts in the field of global sameday and emergency logigtics have been working around the clock to find special transport solutions for companies that have been impacted by the cancellations. These solutions include: special flights, transport by train and road, charters as well as flexible routing via airports that have opened on short notice. Therefore, time:matters can continue to offer its customers a wide range of sameday and emergency solutions to and from Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Italy, Spain, France, England and Ireland. In addition, time:matters has set up tailor made solutions for customers requiring transport services to and from Asia and America.

“Customers appreciate us as a creative and flexible partner, who is able to implement emergency solutions and customized transports especially when faced with critical situations,” explains FranzJoseph Miller, CEO of time:matters.