Tower Cold Chain publishes first sustainability report

Tower Cold Chain has published its first Sustainability Report, highlighting the company’s commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) principles. The Report emphasises the environmental benefits of using its passive temperature-controlled containers for the transportation of pharm...

SkyCell launches free CO₂ calculator to help pharma companies achieve net zero emissions

SkyCell, the purpose-led technology company, has launched a free carbon calculator, SkyMind DECARBONIZE. The tool empowers companies to calculate and track their CO₂ footprint and identify key areas for emissions reduction. Based on a study by MIT University's Center for Transportation and L...

Tower Cold Chain unveils an industry-first container design

Tower Cold Chain, passive temperature-controlled containers, has unveiled the KTEvolution 12. Unveiled at LogiPharma 2024, the KTEvolution 12 integrates Tower's existing phase-change materials (PCM) or dry ice into a new pyramid-shaped configuration. This patent-pending plate system guarantees...

Eva Air and Evergreen Airline Services (EGAS) win pharma certifications

EVA Air and Evergreen Airline Services Corp. (EGAS) have both earned certification once again from the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA’s) Centre of Excellence for Independent Validators in Pharmaceutical Logistics (CEIV Pharma). This certification verifies the highest standard...

Etihad Cargo introduces cool dollies to enhance cool chain capabilities

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has enhanced its Abu Dhabi tarmac transportation fleet with the addition of high-tech cool dollies. The introduction of cool dollies for the transportation of pharmaceutical and perishable shipments will enable the carrier to fully comp...

Tower Cold Chain launches live tracking and monitoring

Tower Cold Chain has unveiled a live tracking feature in collaboration with ELPRO - monitoring solutions for pharmaceutical and life science industries. This partnership enhances Tower's advanced passive temperature-controlled containers, offering customers near real-time insights into their ship...

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Etihad Cargo continues strong cool chain product growth trajectory

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DoKaSch Temperature Solutions expands global presence with new depot in United Arab Emirates

DoKaSch Temperature Solutions, a leading provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, has announced the opening of its new depot in United Arab Emirates. This strategic move strengthens the company's presence in the Middle East and enhances its global network. The new depot is in Du...

Kuehne+Nagel’s Healthcare Air Logistics network receives IATA CEIV Pharma re-certification

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Tower announces the ‘Evolution’ of the pharmaceutical cold chain

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Envirotainer supports Canadian biopharmaceutical distribution

Envirotainer, the specialist in temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical shipments, has invested in two key upgrades in Canada. These improvements support the rapidly expanding biopharmaceutical market in the country, strengthening secure pharmaceutical transportation in Canada and beyond. The com...

Etihad Cargo enhances US cool chain capabilities with WFS partnership

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has enhanced its cool chain capabilities in the US through the expansion of the carrier's network with Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), a member of the SATS Group. Etihad Cargo's customers will benefit from consistent end-to-end cargo s...

Peli BioThermal exhibit at FlyPharma Europe 2023

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DoKaSch Temperature Solutions’ Opticooler receives technical approval by American Airlines Cargo

DoKaSch Temperature Solutions achieved technical approval for its Opticooler RKN active containers with American Airlines Cargo. Thus, on all flights operated by the U.S. carrier, forwarders can now use the fast and highly reliable temperature-controlled packaging solution. The technical appro...

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