The Practicalities of Emergency Parts Logistics

Published: Jun 29, 2017

With Just-In-Time manufacturing and parts originating from half a world away, delays can easily cause a production line stoppage. With outages leading to loss of potential revenue and contract penalties, your reputation can be seriously affected.

In this webinar-on-demand World Courier’s experts discuss:

  • What delivery solutions will provide the shortest possible transit time and optimized routings on qualified lanes
  • How personnel are trained to handle these high-value emergency parts
  • Why specialty logistics compliance with quality management standards and expert knowledge of customs regulations can help you avoid the risk of shipment delays
Author
Martin Pohle
Martin Pohle
Branch Manager
World Courier
mpohle@worldcourier.de

Martin Pohle is a in industry expert and manager in specialty logistics for Pharmaceutics, Semiconductor, Automotive and the Life Sciences. Since 2012 he serves as Branch Manager and leads the Leipzig and Berlin branches of WorldCourier. At World Courier, he is active in global CRO logistics business and is actively involved shaping World Couriers Cell & Gene Therapy service offerings. Martin is also an active speaker for topics such as Innovative Clinical Trial Design and Good Distribution Practices. Before joining WorldCourier, Martin served at medways, a medical technology and Life Science consulting firm. After acquiring a 3-year follow-on funding from the State of Thuringia in early 2009, Martin Pohle became Head of the Biotechnology conultancy practice at medways. He was active in generating, developing and funding technology transfer opportunities in Biopharma and medical instrumentation across Germany.  In 2009, Martin Pohle co-founded a global innovation management consultancy located in Berlin, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Dubai (VAE). Serving as Chief Operating Officer, he oversaw project management and corporate finance projects across various industries such as Life Sciences, Renewable Energies and Information Technology.

Author
Brian Smith
Brian Smith
National Operations Manager
World Courier Canada
bsmith@worldcourier.ca

Brian has been with World Courier for more than 13 years. During this time he has spearheaded a transformation of  the handling of emergency parts by World Courier in Canada and throughout the world.  As Canada's Operations Manager (since 2008) he has developed both operational and customer service protocols which harness the World Courier ‘no holds barred approach’ to foster customer communication and satisfaction.  

Leveraging World Courier's global network in order to transport shipments for all industries including but not limited to aerospace, oil & gas and automotive has given Brian an understanding of the sensitive nature of these shipments.  Specializing in customer interactions, Brian has created multiple communication protocols for the emergency parts logistics industry which have transformed into industry standards.