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Quick Picks from TempPack: Sideways Shippers and Temp Excursions

Wed, 2018-03-21 22:36
From corrugated cold chain considerations to the surprising effects of thermal shipper orientation, TempPack speakers offer important real-world tips.

Package Bombs Pose Threats to Life and Logistics

Wed, 2018-03-21 10:55
The Texas bombings serve as a deadly reminder that weaponized packages pose daunting security challenges for shipping, tracking, and courier delivery services.

Automation Driving Life Science Logistics Growth

Tue, 2018-03-20 09:03
Labor shortages, advancing technologies and efficiency improvements add to the appeal of robotics in pharmaceutical and medical device applications.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Reveals Plans to Build Pharma Supply Chain Facility in Germany

Fri, 2018-03-16 16:43
The 8,000 sq m facility will be located in Rheinfelden, Germany. The company's decision to expand is in response to a growing demand for global clinical supply services, worldwide.

Catalent Expands Singapore Clinical Supply Facility

Fri, 2018-03-16 09:59
Site celebrates 20th anniversary by adding GMP space for secondary packaging, doubling ambient storage, and quadrupling cold storage capacity.

Collaboration to Help Thwart Counterfeits with Molecular Capsule Tagging

Fri, 2018-03-16 09:23
ACG signs memorandum of understanding with Applied DNA Sciences to develop molecularly tagged empty hard-shell capsules for pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals.

HDA Awards Smith Drug Company

Thu, 2018-03-15 11:18
The 2018 Distribution Management Award is given for Smith Drug's implementation of a cloud-based predictive inventory management system.

Peli BioThermal: CoolPall Flex Shipper System

Tue, 2018-03-13 11:24
Deliver differing duration and performance capabilities to mitigate temperature excursions in the worldwide transportation of pharmaceutical products.

Millennials Represent the Future of Trucking

Tue, 2018-03-13 09:16
There exists a shortage of truck drivers, with an estimation of 48,000 unfilled positions. This will soon reach crisis with more than 175,000 job openings by 2024.

Advances in Supply Chain Security

Mon, 2018-03-12 09:09
Cargo thefts are most prevalent at the point of origin, and during 'separation' events. Disruptive technologies are poised to reach the trucking industry.

Unveiling Intralogistics 2025

Fri, 2018-03-09 13:31
New digitalization technologies such as IT platforms, machine learning and digital twin can expand the horizons of the logistics world in many user industries.

Pharma Distributors Fund Alliance Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA)

Wed, 2018-03-07 08:57
In response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ new opioid task force targeting drug manufacturers and distributors, the pharmaceutical industry has launched a national education and awareness initiative.

Alpesa: 100% Recycled Paperboard Pallets

Tue, 2018-03-06 15:43
Newly introduced pallets are lightweight and recyclable, offering reduced costs and carbon footprint impact.

Disaster Logistics: Drug Distribution During Time of Crisis

Tue, 2018-03-06 13:54
Lessons learned by government and industry from the 2017 hurricane season.

Supply Chains Struggle to Utilize Digitalization Technologies

Tue, 2018-03-06 11:45
DHL’s new research indicates businesses are resisting technology despite its ability to reduce cost and improve profitability, which could leave theme at risk of being left behind.

Almac Group Opens Cold Chain Facility in Northern Ireland

Thu, 2018-03-01 17:31
Includes more than 3,000 pallet spaces, including -15°C to -25°C storage capacity, additional 2°C - 8°C secondary production rooms, 3PL processing areas and a custom-designed clinical labeling suite.

Nurses Gain New Option for Home Care

Wed, 2018-02-28 11:35
New service allows nurses to drop off clinical trial samples at approximately 4,600 U.S. UPS Store locations.

CHEP Recognized as Green Provider

Tue, 2018-02-27 12:55
Annual award recognizes company for environmental stewardship while having a positive impact on their bottom line.

Pharmaceutical Logistics Market Shows Fragmentation

Wed, 2018-02-21 10:58
As products evolve, international and domestic companies, cold chain and cloud-based supply chain functions are all part of a more complex market.

DHL Supply Chain Recognized as Top Employer in Five Countries

Thu, 2018-02-15 14:52
Top Employers Institute honors DHL Supply Chain for excellence in employee conditions and people management in the U.S., Brazil, China, Spain and the UK.