Tag: pharma containers

MECOTEC Group launches one-stop-solution for deep-freeze of Vaccines

Vaccine manufacturers, transport and storage providers are facing major challenges in the fight against the coronavirus. MECOTEC Group has announced a complete-one-stop-solution consisting of: 1. Deep-freeze cooling + 2. Transport + 3. Storage & distribution of the vaccines: Immediately after p...

U.S. Customs Seize Fake COVID-19 Test Kits at LAX

On 14th March, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) relieved that two days earlier it had seized a package at the Los Angeles International Airport containing counterfeit COVID-19 test kits from the U.K. CBP officers discovered six plastic bags containing various vials, while conducting an ...

UPS Enhances Singapore Healthcare Supply Chain Capabilities

UPS announced today that its freight forwarding operation at Changi Airport, Singapore, has received IATA CEIV Pharma Certification for pharmaceutical logistics. The certification is the first for UPS in Asia Pacific and strengthens the value proposition of UPS’s healthcare logistics offering in ...

VRR: Solving the problem of single-use batteries in cool containers

An unbroken cold supply chain is the lifeblood of global businesses in the pharma, medical and food industries. Every day, countless temperature-sensitive goods are shipped around the globe in cool containers to ensure they remain in the right temperature range for an entire journey. Without co...

CSafe Global opens new service centers in Switzerland and Sweden

CSafe Global has announced today that it has expanded its cold chain service offerings in Europe by opening two new technical service centers – one at the Zurich Airport (ZRH) in Switzerland and one at the Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN) in Sweden. The addition of these new European service cente...

Sonoco ThermoSafe introduces the Pegasus ULD line for pharma shipments

Sonoco ThermoSafe has introduced the Pegasus ULD line of passive temperature-controlled unit load devices. The Pegasus ULD will be the first passive bulk temperature-controlled container for pharmaceutical use that is an approved ULD. Sonoco said it allows speed through existing international gr...

CSafe Global opens expanded Service Center in Amsterdam

Temperature controlled container firm CSafe Global has opened a new service centre in Amsterdam, near to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This expanded facility will enable CSafe to further enhance their support and service reach within the BENELUX region, aiding life-science companies shipping cruci...

United becomes first US carrier to lease and transport SkyCell containers

United Cargo will enhance its TempControl service by becoming the first US carrier to lease and transport the innovative temperature-sensitive containers manufactured by SkyCell. SkyCell is a Swiss-based, provider of temperature-controlled containers whose highly secure and efficient design fea...

Peli BioThermal opens LA network station and service centre

Temperature controlled packaging firm Peli BioThermal has opened a new network station and service centre in Los Angeles to service, refurbish, repair and condition its reusable Crēdo on Demand shippers. This new facility puts Peli BioThermal on track to realise its plan to exceed 100 network st...

United Cargo becomes first US carrier to approve CSafe RAP container

United Cargo has enhanced its TempControl service and expand the options it offers shippers of pharmaceuticals and other life science products by approving the new CSafe RAP active container. The CSafe RAP utilises innovative heating and compressor-driven cooling technologies, along with advanced...

Envirotainer opens RAP e2 station in Toronto

Envirotainer is increasing its RAP e2 network in the Americas after adding a ninth station in Toronto, Canada to meet rising demand. The move is part of the company's strategy to enhance its heating/cooling capabilities to meet the increasing demand for secure shipments of pharmaceuticals requiri...

.