Supporting Sustainability with Smart Cold Chain Logistics

Thu, Feb 23, 2012

For many years, companies have been looking to engage in the triple bottom line known as the three pillars of people, planet and profit (Wikipedia). The Dow Jones has even come up with a Sustainability Index to track “leading sustainability driven companies worldwide” (Dow Jones). The index considers the customer and product evaluation to be:

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Frozen Shipping in Clinical Trials - Article in ICT

Fri, Feb 03, 2012

Larry G Stambaugh of Cryoport and Tracy Hendershott of ACM Global Central Lab present a breakdown of shipping considerations for conducting international clinical trials, along with recent cold chain innovations in the February 2012 issue of International Clinical Trials Magazine.

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How to Benefit from Outsourcing Frozen Cold Chain Logistics

Tue, Apr 05, 2011

Outsourcing: From Commodity to Partnership

Transportation and logistics outsourcing has evolved from a freight-based commodity to a value-added logistics and supply chain partnership in which logistics service providers (LSPs) have emerged as seamless extensions of the freight carrier. Today, LSPs generate results that meet or beat the shipper’s own capabilities. This is especially true in the life science industry and pharmaceutical cold chain where shipping biological materials has become so important, and is not the core competency of the shipper. By transferring responsibility for logistics infrastructure to a globally connected third party with cold chain expertise – valuable resources, both people and dollars can be freed up for other projects.

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Tags: Outsourcing Cold Chain, Cold Chain Logistics