Teleport, airasia digital’s logistics venture, has signed an agreement to acquire local Malaysian online food delivery platform DeliverEat in a deal valued at USD 9.8 million. The deal values Teleport at USD 300 million and welcomes prominent investors, including venture capital firm Gobi Partners onboard.
In an effort to further strengthen its cargo footprint across the region, airlines under the AirAsia Group have made available cargo spaces on their flights on Freightchain, the world’s first digital air cargo network based on blockchain.
Teleport, the logistics venture of airasia digital is further reinforcing its position as a key air logistics player in Asia with the operation of its very first freighter, a dedicated 737-800F and the conversion of two (2) AirAsia A320 passenger aircrafts, with seats removed for increased capacity.
Teleport, the logistics venture of airasia digital has successfully obtained its Postal and Courier Licence from the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) for a tenure of three years until December 2023.
AirAsia Delivery Team members can look forward to enjoying better perks and benefits through a new scheme that allows each partner to earn up to RM2,000 per week.
In an effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic with the upcoming vaccines, Teleport, the logistics venture of airasia Digital, has been appointed by Utama Multimodal Logistics Sdn Bhd (UML), a cold chain logistics services company focused on transporting pharmaceuticals, to deliver future vaccines arriving in Kuala Lumpur to East Malaysia.
airasia’s logistics venture Teleport inked a partnership with one of the country’s largest fast-food chains - Golden Arches Development Corporation (McDonald’s Philippines), to support and ensure a fast-moving delivery of orders within the National Capital Region (NCR).
Teleport, the logistics venture of airasia digital, has been granted as a forwarding agent by the Malaysian Customs Department. Teleport is now able to digitally enable customs clearance for any shipper or recipient for its bulk or e-commerce delivery services.
Teleport, the logistics venture of airasia digital, is launching its very own Community Entrepreneur Program. This two-month program is curated for aspiring Malaysian entrepreneurs to join in and build Teleport’s delivery business in seven cities across Malaysia. These cities are: Ipoh, Seremban, Johor Bahru, Penang, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching and Miri.
Teleport, the logistics venture of airasia digital, has teamed up with Dignity for Children Foundation (Dignity) for a special delivery to commemorate the graduation of their students - a rite of passage many students look forward to attending and celebrating.
Leveraging on AirAsia’s largest network in Southeast Asia covering 125 cities, Teleport, the logistics venture of AirAsia Digital is ready and committed to focusing its operations to support the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in the region.
23 Oct 2020
AirAsia’s Teleport launches new cargo routes in Thailand on Freightchain
Freightchain, the world’s first-ever blockchain-based air cargo network for the Air Freight industry has launched new routes to Bangkok, Thailand. These new cargo routes will be served by Thai AirAsia and Thai AirAsia X planes. Freightchain Technologies Pte. Ltd. was incorporated in January 2019 as a start-up incubated by Teleport, the logistics platform of AirAsia.
The Stat Times
07 Oct 2020
AirAsia Digital rolls out 24-hour delivery through Teleport in Malaysia
AirAsia Digital through their logistics venture Teleport has launched a 24-hour delivery service in Malaysia to make delivery fast and accessible for everyone. With Teleport, delivery is simple - pricing includes everything you need from pick up, lift off, to drop off; and even small businesses get access to the best rates.
The Malay Mail
05 Oct 2020
Teleport starts ‘magic door-to-door in 24 hours’ parcel delivery
Effective today, AirAsia Digital’s logistics venture, Teleport will deliver parcels, packages or goods across major cities in Malaysia, door-to-door in 24 hours.
Tech Wire Asia
16 Sep 2020
How AirAsia renewed its purpose with the first blockchain-based air cargo network, Freightchain
Faced with a bleak outlook for its passenger business, renowned budget airline AirAsia instead saw an opportunity to grow its logistics arm, Teleport, with a first-of-its-kind, blockchain-based air freight solution.
Deal Street Asia
23 Jul 2020
AirAsia’s Teleport plans to raise $50m in strategic funding
Malaysia’s budget airline AirAsia’s logistics arm Teleport plans to raise at least $50 million in a so-called “strategic fundraising round” this year to accelerate its growth.
12 May 2020
Teleport-ing AirAsia out of Covid-19
At a time when most airlines are grounded, AirAsia is focussing on getting its ancillary and non-airline businesses to grow beyond bringing 23% revenue. Its logistics arm, Teleport, leads the charge.
Air Cargo News
17 Apr 2020
AirAsia launches blockchain-based cargo booking platform
Agile software platforms like Freightchain help to connect uneven supply and demand amidst a rapidly evolving environment. Trust and transparency are needed now more than ever.
The Edge Markets
21 Nov 2019
AirAsia Group unit Teleport inks interline deal with Lufthansa Cargo
AirAsia Group Bhd's wholly-owned cargo and logistics subsidiary Teleport has signed a direct interline agreement with Lufthansa Cargo AG under which Teleport customers will gain access to Lufthansa Cargo space on Lufthansa flights.
01 Nov 2019
Teleport—Air Asia's logistics arm collaborates with Zeal Global: Nipun Anand
India being strategically located at the center of the trans-Indian Ocean routes that connect European and Asean markets, it is witnessing immense growth in the logistics space and is positioned as a potential market for global leaders to invest in the world’s fastest growing e-commerce market.
The Star Online
25 Jul 2019
AirAsia enters logistics JV for Thai business
AirAsia Group Bhd's indirect wholly owned subsidiary Teleport Everywhere Pte Ltd has proposed a joint venture with Triple i Logistics Public Company Ltd to provide logistics services to Thai AirAsia Co Ltd (TAA) and Thai AirAsia X Co Ltd (TAX).