Panalpina offers forwarding services along with logistics support and supply chain management. Please note that Panalpina does not handle transportation of personal effects, nor household goods for any private individual.

If you have a regular contact person at Panalpina, please enter the name in the form so that your request will be forwarded accordingly.

We will respond to your request within 24 hours. At times, however, it is necessary for us to obtain further details from our overseas colleagues and it may take us a little longer.


In the perishables industry where consumers demand a full range of fresh products all year round, success relies on a logistics provider that can ensure the optimized management of those products all along the cool chain.

Our goal is to be your preferred global supplier of perishables logistics.

Nothing shows our commitment to this goal more than the continuous expansion of the Panalpina Perishables Network. We provide global reach, dedicated, highly experienced perishables experts in key markets and, with our unique Charter Network, unparalleled air freight charter expertise and capabilities.

Our flexible end-to-end transportation and logistics solutions safeguard product integrity, extend shelf life and minimize wastage. Depending on urgency and consignment size, we provide a choice of multiple modes of transport. These include:

  • Temperature-controlled air freight
  • Ocean reefer freight
  • Temperature-controlled road and courier services
  • Any combination of the above

 Our specialists have the skills and extensive knowledge of the market and products to make sure your shipments arrive in the right place, at the right time, in optimal condition. With Panalpina’s “field-to-shelf” services you will benefit from speed to market, full supply chain visibility, global regulatory compliance as well as from high security and safety measures.

Other value-added services we provide specific to the perishables industry include:

  • Cool chain management
  • Consignment documentation
  • Special containers for air and ocean freight to maintain specific temperature ranges
  • Direct distribution door-to-door
  • Product-specific packaging solutions
  • Sea-air solutions


Colin Wells

Global Head of IV Perishables