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Baggage Helpdesk

Mishandled and lost bags are a major reason for customer dissatisfaction. Despite increased emphasis on self-service and use of technology for baggage handling, millions of bags get mishandled every year causing considerable inconvenience to the customer and loss of revenue for the airline.

InterGlobe Technologies (IGT) manages centralized mishandled baggage helpdesks for some of the leading airlines globally. The helpdesks provides 24x7 multilingual support for resolving passenger queries around mishandled and lost baggage.

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IGT provides an end-to-end baggage helpdesk solution for pre-travel and post-travel baggage related queries including primary and secondary tracing. IGT provides the following baggage helpdesk services:

  • Baggage Helpdesk: IGT provides support to handle passenger queries around baggage policies and lost mishandled bags. In addition, the helpdesk proactively communicates with the customers and external teams to stem repeat calls
  • Tracing and Operations Support: Having expertise on WorldTracer, the automated baggage tracking system that is used by more than 400 airlines worldwide, IGT provides tracing and operations support required to help re-unite the lost baggage with their owners
  • Claims Management: IGT provides support for claims processing & validation, claim to baggage reconciliation and valuation & disbursement. IGT also helps with filing up paperwork on behalf of passengers and processing their claims according to the applicable liability limitations.
  • CRM tools & Analytics: IGT provides mobile & web tracking applications and analytics to provide insights to client on low performing sectors, delivery team analytics, airport vendor analysis etc.
  • Handled over 4.6 million mishandled baggage queries
  • Processed over 2.5 million proactive transactions about delayed baggage    
  • Achieved 12% reduction in repeat calls for follow-up on delayed baggage
  • Achieved 70% effectiveness scores for baggage handling program for a leading US airline