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Article: World Courier's Brexit Preparations

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World Courier
October 2019

Webinar on demand - Transforming Clinical Trials Through Patient Engagement

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
September 2019

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Uncommon Commonalities: Applying Behavioral Economics to Medication Adherence

Dale Hanna
Lash Group
July 2019

Why do patients struggle with medication adherence even when they know it will help them? In part one of a two-part article series from Lash Group, discover how the most advanced patient support programs use behavioral science to unlock adherence.

Article: 6 Learnings From our State of the Patient-Centric Landscape Seminar 

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
July 2019

Article: Commercial Advanced Therapy Lessons for Clinical Trial Success

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
June 2019

Article: GE Healthcare and World Courier Collaborate to Drive Commercialization of Cell and Gene Therapies

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World Courier
May 2019

Video: Q&A: How are Cocoon Units Sealed and Secured?

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World Courier
May 2019
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Video: Q&A: What is Cocoon & Why was it Created?

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World Courier
May 2019
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Video: How to Protect Pallet-Sized Shipments with Cocoon

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World Courier
May 2019
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Videos: Logistic Leaders - Challenges and Opportunities When Implementing Direct-to-Patient Services

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
May 2019

Infographic: 5 Ways A Storage Partner Can Add Value to Your Clinical Trial

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World Courier
May 2019

There are multiple ways that a storage solution vendor can support you in running a clinical trial. But have you considered how their contribution can go beyond standard warehouse solutions? Here are 5 ways in which your storage partner can add value to your clinical trial:

Article: Hand Carry - Dissecting the Myth

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
April 2019
World Courier Hand Carry

Article: Our Global Advanced Therapy Charging Stations

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
April 2019
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Video: Understand the Innovation Behind Cocoon

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World Courier
March 2019
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Case Study: World Courier Tackle Complex Logistics to Secure a Commercial Product Launch

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World Courier
February 2019

Article: How to Ensure the Safety of a Cell and Gene Therapy Product During Shipping

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
February 2019

White Paper: Logistics by Design - a Framework for Advanced Therapy Developers

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
February 2019
Pharmaceutical Storage

Report: Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Challenges within the Nordics, Central and Eastern Europe

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World Courier
January 2019

Article: Safety First

Michael Fleischer
World Courier
January 2019

On 5 November 2018, the current EU GDP Guideline turned five years old. What have we learned in those five years? Have we succeeded in achieving a better protection of the integrity of pharmaceutical products and fortified patient safety? What did it mean for the R&D industry, the drug manufacturers and their service partners in the supply chain?

Executive Summary: Logistics by Design - a Framework for Advanced Therapy Developers to Create Optimal Logistics Platforms

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
January 2019

Logistics by Design (LbD) is a framework for logistics decision making. Using a risk based analysis it identifies the areas within the supply chain that need to be addressed to create a logistics platform that can meet the needs of patients at clinical and commercial scale.

Article: Logistics in Cell and Gene Therapy; as Complex as the Myth Suggests?

Reinout Hesselink
eXmoor Pharma Concepts Ltd
January 2019
Pharmaceutical Storage

Article: The Commercialization of Cell and Gene Therapies: Supplying Patients in Need

Gerhard Bauer
University of California Davis
December 2018

Video: Seasonal Traditions from Around the World

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World Courier
December 2018

Learn about some of the more interesting seasonal traditions from all around the globe

Article: The Cost of Failure Part 2: The Patient

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
November 2018
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Article: Lessons Learned in the Evolution of Advanced Therapy Logistics

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
November 2018

Article: The Cost of Failure Part 1: Too High a Price

Michael Fleischer
World Courier
November 2018

To truly understand the distribution challenges faced by today’s pharmaceutical industry in bringing a new product to the clinical or commercial market, this four-part blog series will explore the most impacted areas of the supply chain following a temperature excursion, starting with financial costs to the clinical sponsor.

Video: Logistics Leaders: The Real Cost of Quality

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
October 2018

Article: Four Trends in Advanced Therapy Logistics and Their Impact on Customs Clearance

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
October 2018
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Logistics Leaders: How is World Courier Harnessing Emerging Technology for Customer Benefit?

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World Courier
October 2018
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Interactive: The Journey of a Failed Temperature Controlled Shipment

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World Courier
October 2018

Webinar on-demand: Scalable Logistics for Cell and Gene Therapies

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
September 2018

Executive Summary: How to Reduce the Risks Created by Next Gen Biologics

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
September 2018
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Article: GDP Consideration: Now a Requirement When Shipping IMP

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
August 2018

There is now a clearer vision for how IMP should be handled. Find out how the updated GDP guidelines bring clarity and accountability to IMP shipments.

Video: Logistics Leaders: Connecting Cell and Gene Therapies to Patients

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
August 2018
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White Paper: 13 Ways Logistics Specialists are Transforming Cell and Gene Therapy Supply Chains

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World Courier
August 2018

Video: Logistics Leaders: Project Nova - World Courier's Transformation Program

Jeannie Robertson
World Courier
August 2018

Learn how World Courier's multi-year business transformation program (NOVA) will bring service enhancements and efficiencies to customers.

White Paper: The Cost of Quality in the Specialty Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
August 2018
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Video: Logistics Leaders: The Specialty Logistics Landscape In Africa

Remo Hanselmann
World Courier South Africa
August 2018

Watch Remo Hanselmann explain how World Courier meticulously plans each shipment that it has to deliver in the complex clinical trial logistical landscape.

Video: Logistics Leaders: The Real Cost of Quality

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World Courier
August 2018
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Video: Logistics Leaders: Global Engineering Standards for Depot Network Management

Alex Vale
World Courier
July 2018
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Webinar on-demand: Changing Clinical Trials Logistics and the Tactics to Overcome Them

Lina Sánchez
World Courier
July 2018

Article: What's Your Logistics Vision

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
July 2018

Every CEO will be able to describe their target patient population, their clinical capability and their strategy for developing a manufacturing process, but how many can describe their strategy for connecting all of this to the patient? That is, what is their logistics vision?

Video: Logistics Leaders: Being Ahead of Regulatory Challenges

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
July 2018

Rudiger Lomb, Vice President, Global Quality and Technical Compliance at World Courier, discusses the current regulatory challenges that are impacting the specialty logistics industry.

Article: Direct-to-Patient Services: Solutions for Success

David Spillett
World Courier
July 2018

What should you look for when attempting to integrate Direct-to-Patient services into your study or commercial delivery system? We discuss the success factors that you need to be aware of in the early stages of planning for DtP.

Article: Silos: A Barrier to Cell and Gene Therapy Commercialization

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
July 2018

Article: Specialty Logistics Outlook

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July 2018
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Article: Three Challenges in Implementing Direct-to-Patient Services

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Arnold Bernard
World Courier
July 2018

The premise of the Direct-to-Patient model is straightforward, but it does require organizations to review and plan for three key considerations. Read our article as we discuss what they are and how to overcome them.

Video: Logistics Leaders: IMP Storage Closing the Accountability Gap.

Carina Plada
World Courier
June 2018
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Video: Logistics Leaders: What is Driving the Increasing Trend Towards Working With Fewer Partners?

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Alex Guite
World Courier
June 2018
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Article: The Importance of Training and Continuity in Direct-to-Patient Services

Kelly Frend
World Courier
June 2018

Article: Direct-to-Patient and Home Trial Support: the Patient Visit Explained

Jaime Sanchez
World Courier
June 2018
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Webinar on-demand: Lessons for the Commercial Supply Chain Taken From the Clinical Trials Model

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Christopher Engel
World Courier
June 2018

Article: Is Direct-to-Patient a Good Fit for Your Organization?

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
June 2018
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Article: Our FACT-JACIE Standards Compliance

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
June 2018
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Article: GDP - The Critical Link in Maintaining Quality from GMP to the Patient

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
June 2018
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Article: How can Direct-to-Patient Services Reduce the Burden on Traditional Healthcare?

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Alex Guite
World Courier
May 2018
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Article: Scaling to Commercial Viability for Cell and Gene Therapies

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
May 2018
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Video: Creating Value Through Customer Service Excellence

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Mattias Mineur
World Courier
May 2018

At World Courier, customer service is at the heart of our company. Watch Mattias Mineur, Sub-Regional Director Nordics, explain how World Courier provides an industry leading service and why we treat every shipment as if it was our own.

Article: What are the Direct-to-Patient Benefits for Sponsors and Manufacturers?

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
May 2018

We highlight the benefits that sponsors and manufacturers are likely to receive if Direct-to-Patient is introduced as a supply chain method.

Video: Logistic Leaders - Why is Global GDP Certification Important for the Logistics Industry?

Michael Fleischer
World Courier
May 2018

Learn why global GDP certification is important for the logistics industry and how World Courier goes beyond this framework.

Article: Direct-to-Patient Services - What are the Benefits for the Patient?

Jaime Sanchez
World Courier
May 2018

The Direct-to-Patient approach can make life easier for patients and their loved ones. We've ranked the top seven benefits patients are likely to see.

Article: What Are Direct-to-Patient Services?

David Spillett
World Courier
April 2018

Learn what Direct-to-Patient is and the benefits you could expect by using this innovative service

Article: Cell and Gene Therapy: the Teenage Years

Miguel Forte, MD, PhD
Miguel Forte, MD, PhD
Zelluna Immunotherapy, Chair of Commercialization Committee at ISCT
April 2018

Take a look at the recent development of Cell and Gene Therapy and how this relatively new medical field will see patients benefiting for years to come.

White paper: How to mitigate risk and create competitive advantage with a new model of pharmaceutical logistics

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Christopher Engel
World Courier
April 2018

Find out how to create competitive advantage by developing a fit-for-purpose supply chain that supports the market’s paradigm shift.

Article: Delivering a Cost Effective, Practical and Robust Cell Therapy Supply Chain

Bruce McCormick
Savsu Technologies
March 2018

Overcoming logistical challenges through technology

Video: Logistic Leaders - Implementing Direct to Patient Services

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
March 2018

Watch Mike Sweeney, World Courier’s Patient Centric Logistics Director, explain the value of implementing DtP and the innovations you can expect to see going forward.

Webinar on-demand: Customizing Your Commercial Supply Chain Through Vendor Assessment

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Lloyd Henly
World Courier
March 2018

E-book: Direct-to-Patient Services for Clinical Trials and Commercial Distribution

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
March 2018

Video: Race Against the Clock

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World Courier
March 2018

In September 2017, Hurricane Maria caused devastating damage to Puerto Rico. Watch how World Courier and ICS delivered vital drugs to patients suffering from chronic central nervous system disease in less than 24 hours from planning to delivery.

Video: World Courier's Story

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World Courier
March 2018

Decade after decade, we’ve redefined what’s possible in specialty logistics. Learn more about World Courier's origins and how we've become the most trusted specialty logistics company in the world.

Article: World Courier to support Advanced Therapies Treatment Centres (ATTCs)

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
March 2018

Specialist centres will create and deliver systems to progress advanced therapy development through joint ventures set up by industry, academic and NHS partners

Webinar on-demand: How to Reduce Temperature Deviations Through Thermal Container Assessment

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Christopher Engel
World Courier
February 2018

White Paper: Mapping the Future of the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain for Specialty Drugs

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Christopher Engel
World Courier
February 2018

Article: How to Connect Therapies to Patients

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Simon Ellison
World Courier
February 2018

Infographic: Direct to Patient Clinical Trials

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World Courier
December 2017

Learn about the 12 steps to mobilize for success in direct-to-patient clinical trials

Article: A Win for LATAM Pharma Distribution

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World Courier
November 2017

Video: What lessons can the commercial supply chain take from the clinical supplies model?

Sam Herbert
World Courier
August 2017

World Courier uses our expertise and experience to deal with custom requirements before the commercial supply chain has to think about them. Hear from Sam Herbert, President of World Courier as he discusses the lessons we have learnt.

Video: Logistic Leaders - How World Courier's Innovation Meets Industry Developments

Sam Herbert
World Courier
August 2017
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Video: Logistics Leaders: Specialty pharmaceuticals vs cell and gene therapy supply chain

Sam Herbert
World Courier
July 2017

The key difference in cell and gene therapy is that the patient is in the supply chain. Find out more from Sam Herbert, President of World Courier.

Video: We call it Cocoon

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World Courier
July 2017

Podcast: How to Plan for Emergency Parts Logistics

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Brian Smith
World Courier
July 2017

An overview of the planning required for the time-critical shipments involved in EPL

Video: Logistics Leaders - How the biopharma industry impacts materials stored in depots

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Paula Pulsoni
World Courier
July 2017
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Article: The EU Roadworthiness Package Extension

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World Courier
July 2017
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Video: Logistics Leaders - What Are the Key Considerations for Emergency Parts Logistics

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Jens Mattuschka
World Courier
July 2017
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White Paper: Commercializing Cell and Gene Therapies

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World Courier
July 2017

Video: Logistics Leaders - How to Successfully Ship Cell and Gene Therapies

Sam Herbert
World Courier
June 2017
Temperature Control Logistics

Webinar on-demand: The Practicalities of Emergency Parts Logistics

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Brian Smith
World Courier
June 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.

Video: Logistics Leaders - How are Industry Developments Changing the use of Depots

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Paula Pulsoni
World Courier
June 2017
Pharmaceutical Storage

Video: Logistics Leaders - What is the Importance of Compliance for a Specialist Logistics Provider

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Vanessa Davey
World Courier
June 2017
Pharmaceutical Storage

Article: 11 Questions to Ask Your Road Freight Provider

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World Courier
June 2017
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Article: How to Maintain the Integrity of Your Supply Chain

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World Courier
June 2017

Video: Logistics Leaders - What should you look for in a commercialization partner?

Sam Herbert
World Courier
June 2017

As cell and gene therapy manufacturers bring their innovative products to market, they need to work with a trusted partner who can integrate a holistic solution.

Article: Six Steps for Reducing the Risks of Temperature Excursion

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World Courier
May 2017

This article discusses the key to avoiding temperature excursions and then planning for the most common challenges.

Infographic: Packaging for the most challenging environments

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World Courier
April 2017
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Video: Logistics Leaders - How Has the Asian Market Changed?

George Low
April 2017
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Video: Logistics Leaders - How has the clinical trial landscape changed in Latin America?

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Jaqueline Escotero
World Courier
April 2017

Article: An Interview with Sam Herbert

Sam Herbert
World Courier
April 2017

Sam Herbert, President of World Courier, gives insight into how cell and gene therapies can present new and difficult challenges for manufacturers and what can be done to support manufacturers from a supply chain perspective

E-book: Packaging for the Most Challenging Shipments

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Volker Kirchner
World Courier
April 2017
Temperature Control Logistics

Article: Optimizing Temperature Control for Biopharmaceuticals

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Volker Kirchner
World Courier
March 2017

Volker Kirchner, shares his insight into strategies for selecting temperature-control technologies.

This article first appeared in BioPharm International, October 1, Caroline Hroncich

Webinar on-demand: Optimizing Temperature Control for Biopharm

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Andreas Kjallander
March 2017
Temperature Control Logistics

Article: How Are Cell and Gene Therapies Challenging Pharma Logistics?

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World Courier
March 2017

You’re investing hundreds of millions of dollars to develop products to enhance patient care and improve global health. But can your logistics partner meet the challenges?

Article: Six Indicators of Successful Logistics Performance

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World Courier
March 2017
Temperature Control Solutions

Article: The Logistics Link in Successful Cell and Gene Therapy Trials

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World Courier
March 2017

The success of a clinical study depends on the CRO’s or sponsor’s ability to bring together people, processes, and technology in a coordinated effort to improve patient outcomes, one case at a time.

Webinar on-demand: Practical Aspects of Shipping Cell and Gene Therapies

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Arnold Bernard
World Courier
March 2017

In this webinar on-demand World Courier’s Cell and Gene Therapy specialists share their knowledge with you, and discuss how our practical experience of Cell and Gene shipments is evolving logistics.

Article: What are the Five Questions to ask your Logistics Partner?

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March 2017

Video: Logistics Leaders - What makes shippers choose World Courier

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February 2017

Article: Highlighting the Importance of Depots Within Clinical Operations

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February 2017

Article: A Logistics Model for Tomorrow

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World Courier
February 2017

Article: Beyond Compliance to Excellence

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
January 2017
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Webinar on-demand: Ensuring Regulatory Compliance and Quality in Direct-to-Patient Clinical Trials

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
January 2017

In this webinar, World Courier and Medical Research Network guide participants through the key regulatory considerations when planning direct to patient trials.

Article: Experience in Cell and Gene Therapy Assures Success

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World Courier
January 2017
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E-book: Tomorrow's Medicine - Curing One Patient at a Time

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World Courier
January 2017

To help you understand why personalized therapies require a personalized supply chain, we’ve published Tomorrow’s Medicine: Curing One Patient at a Time – an e-book highlighting the logistics challenges of cell and gene therapies.

Article: Out of the Lab, On the Road, Around the World

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World Courier
January 2017
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Article: Pushing the Limits of Temperature Control

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
December 2016
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Video: Our Hemophilia Rescue Story

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World Courier
December 2016

White paper: Modern Risk Management in Global Pharmaceutical Logistics

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
December 2016

An overview of the risks inherent to global pharmaceutical logistics and the associated risk management. Get your white paper now.

Video: When Only a Miracle Can Happen

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World Courier
December 2016

December 2016, a new born baby in Toronto was diagnosed with a rare disease. Just before Christmas, the baby needed vital medicine that was not yet approved in Canada. Find out how we played a role in making sure the baby received its medicine.

Webinar on-demand: The Practical Application of Home Healthcare

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World Courier
November 2016

Explore how practical knowledge and experience are the keys to successfully improving patient experience and moving medicine forwards.

Article: Dangerous Goods Changes for 2017

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World Courier
November 2016

Significant changes have been made in 2017, we've listed out all the changes that you need to be aware of based on the 58th edition first print of the DGR IATA book

White paper: 10 Tips for Contingency Planning and Crisis Preparation

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World Courier
November 2016

This white paper shares 10 best practices to consider when developing your own contingency plan.

Article: India, Once Again the Jewel in the Clinical Trial Crown

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World Courier
November 2016
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Article: The growth of Direct-to-Patient trials

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World Courier
October 2016

Michael Sweeney of World Courier and Stuart Redding of the Medical Research Network Share Insights on the Evolution of Community Based Trials

Article: Untapped Opportunities in Southeast Asia

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World Courier
October 2016

Southeast Asia is a growing pharmaceutical market with an increase in clinical trials in recent years. But what opportunities are there for multinational companies to embark on activity outside of the already well recognized study destinations?

Article: The Direct to Patient Model: Your Top 10 Q&A

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Mike Sweeney
World Courier
August 2016

Top 10 questions and answers to consider when conducting direct to patient clinical trials

Article: What Do You Need to Know to Ensure Shipping Success to North Africa?

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August 2016

Interactive: Understanding Cell and Gene Therapy Logistics

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World Courier
August 2016

Delivering cell and gene therapies - navigating logistics challenges when the patient is in the supply chain

Article: Innovations and Adaptations in the Cold Chain

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
August 2016

Podcast: The X in GxP Compliance

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World Courier
June 2016

A panel of experts discuss what it takes to be fully GxP compliant and what that means to manufacturers

Article: The Italian Clinical Trials Landscape

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Maurizio Orlandi
World Courier
June 2016

An interview with Maurizio Orlandi, The Managing Director for World Courier Italy.

Webinar on-demand: Clinical Trials Through Strategic Partnership

Sam Herbert
World Courier
May 2016
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Article: Russia - A Country in Focus

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World Courier
May 2016

Today’s Russian clinical trial market is worth 880 million dollars and there is every expectation that it will continue to grow. The only question is, at what rate?

Article: Changing the Dynamics of Logistics Services

Sam Herbert
World Courier
May 2016
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Infographic: CSS Archiving Project

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World Courier
May 2016

The CSS Archiving Project is a massive undertaking, containing thousands of trials and billions of trial data pieces from 14 locations over the world. Find out how it will impact you...

Article: When Orphan Drugs Make All the Difference

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World Courier
March 2016

Orphan drugs are growing in importance worldwide. However, bringing an orphan drug to market unique challenges and considerations. Read our article to find out more.

Article: Japan - A Country Focus

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World Courier
February 2016

Japan is the world's second largest single-country pharmaceutical market, accounting for approximately 10 per cent of global drug sales, and is expanding very quickly.

Executive Brief: Overcoming the Trials of Trials

Sam Herbert
World Courier
February 2016

How direct-to-patient practices improve clinical trials for researchers and manufacturers.

Video: Logistic Leaders - One New Request Pharmaceutical Manufacturers are Asking for

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Mike Connolly
World Courier
February 2016

Manufacturer requests are changing in specialty logistics. Are you prepared to meet expectations?

Video: How Will New Innovations in Specialty Logistics Affect You?

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James Marcino
World Courier
January 2016

Video: "Just Take a Little Off the Top..."

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World Courier
January 2016

When a client wanted to ship a prototype car from Germany to New Zealand, no one could figure out how to fit the shipping container into the cargo hold or a regular transport plane. Find how World Courier saved the day and saved the client thousands of dollars in the process

Video: Logistics Leaders The New Logistics Picture in Latin America

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Martin Fernandez
December 2015

What are some of the challenges of shipping into Latin America?

Find out in this short video.

Infographic: A Guide to Packaging Evaluation

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World Courier
December 2015

Top considerations for selecting the right packaging

Video: Logistics Leaders - What You Need to Know to Choose a Specialty Logistics Provider

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John Monetti
World Courier
December 2015

Find out the three things that shippers need to know when selecting a specialty logistics provider

Article: The Evolution of Temperature-controlled Transport

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World Courier
December 2015
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Video: Logistics Leaders - How Smart Technology Can Lead to Advanced Quality

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
November 2015

Ruediger Lomb, Vice President, Global Quality and Technical Compliance, AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group, shares the benefits and considerations of developing smart technology.

Webinar on-demand: Patient-centric Approach to Clinical Trials

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Jack Whelan
November 2015

Join patient advocate Jack Whelan, Helna Baker of MRN’s Global Nursing Services and Sue Lee of World Courier as they combine their real-life experience and expertise to provide actionable insights on how companies can improve the patient experience in clinical trials.

Article: New Zealand - A Country Focus

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World Courier
November 2015

This article first appeared on the Journal for Clinical Studies, Oct 2015

Video: Logistics Leaders - Keep Up With Trends in Temperature Control

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Volker Kirchner
World Courier
November 2015

Volker Kirchner, Director, Temperature Control at World Courier discusses what we are seeing - and what to watch out for...

Video: Risk Management Best Practices

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Stanley Soh
October 2015

Article: Introducing CORE Labs

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World Courier
October 2015
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Video: Logistic Leaders - Rapid Growth and Clinical Trials - All Eyes on Australia

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World Courier
October 2015

What role does Australia play in the growth of global healthcare, and how is the market continuing to change?

Video: Logistics Leaders: Should Clinical Trials Embrace Procurement Teams?

Fiona Wong
October 2015

How are procurement teams changing the clinical trial landscape for the better?

Article: Significant Changes to the 57th IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations

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Roberta Perna
World Courier
September 2015

The 57th edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations incorporates all amendments made by the Dangerous Goods Board and includes addenda issued to the 2015–2016 edition of the ICAO Technical Instructions.

Video: Logistics Leaders - GxP Value in Specialty Logistics

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
September 2015

Video: Logistics Leaders - Filling Gaps in the Global Clinical Trial Supply Chain

Sam Herbert
World Courier
August 2015

Where are there gaps in the global clinical trial supply chain? Sam Herbert, President of World Courier, discusses...

Article: Logistic Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa

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World Courier
August 2015

Africa is the second largest of the earth’s seven continents and makes up approximately 22% of the earth’s total land area. We take a look at some of the challenges this poses on logistics.

Video: Logistic Leaders - Expectations in APAC

George Low
August 2015

George Low, Director of Southeast Asia for World Courier, explains how manufacturer's expectations of specialty logistics companies are changing in Asia-Pac.

Video: Out of This World

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World Courier
August 2015


Global logistics will always be challenging..and sometimes, even out of this world...

Video: Logistics Leaders - What is the Current State of Temperature-controlled Transport

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
July 2015

Explore some of the trends in temperature-controlled transport

Article: Take a Calculated Risk

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World Courier
July 2015

World Courier, a recognized leader in specialty logistics for global clinical trials, discusses the importance of adopting a robust and flexible risk management strategy for transporting pharmaceuticals in light of forthcoming regulation.

Article: World in Motion

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World Courier
July 2015

Discover why there is a demand for more targeted logistics solutions, particularly in the clinical trials arena.

Article: What Can Green Do for You?

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World Courier
July 2015

How sustainability efforts change your supply chain for the better...

Article: The evolution of temperature control

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World Courier
June 2015

A visual history of cold chain packaging evolution through the decades

Article: Scandinavia / Nordic: Are They Just Ice and Snow?

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World Courier
June 2015

Scandinavia and Nordic progression with clinical trials

Podcast: Trial Trends and Supply Solutions

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World Courier
June 2015

We shed light on the inventory management challenges inherent in global clinical trials, as well as strategic considerations for conducting trials in emerging markets.

Article: Contextualizing the FMD

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World Courier
May 2015

The impact of the FMD on the Supply chain.

Executive Q&A: Latin America

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Jaqueline Escotero
World Courier
April 2015

In this interview, Jaqueline shares her perspective on LATAM success and the value World Courier brings to this growing market.

Article: Managing the Myths

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World Courier
April 2015

Five misconceptions about Global Specialty Transport

Infographic: Owned vs Agent

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World Courier
March 2015

Counterfeit drugs remain a supply chain risk in emerging markets

Article: Reducing Risk With a Global Code of Ethics

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World Courier
March 2015

What you need to know to ensure integrity

Article: Urgent Transport Averts $10 Million Loss

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World Courier
February 2015
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Article: Final Analysis - the Last Mile

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World Courier
January 2015

Inappropriate drug storage can reduce the quality of the product, so patients and investigators must be aware of the risks

Webinar on-demand: Efficient Implementation of a Global Code of Ethics

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
December 2014

Corruption can be a huge hurdle when it comes to global expansion. Are you ensuring best business conduct across the globe?

Article: Thailand — Prepare for Success

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World Courier
December 2014

Thailand is becoming more like other, more developed markets in the region, and as part of the ASEAN region, it offers excellent opportunities. Growth is expected in both clinical and commercial prospects.

White paper: Customizing the Cold Chain

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
November 2014
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Article: New Ways to Keep Your Cool

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
November 2014


Six trends in temperature-controlled transport

Webinar on-demand: Right Drug. Right Patient. Right Time. Right Temperature. Part 2

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Bob Glasgow
AmerisourceBergen
October 2014

What can pharma do to prioritize patient safety while ensuring efficiency? Part 2

White paper: Temperature Control and High Value Shipments

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Nils Markmann
World Courier
September 2014

Learn about the five steps you can take to help prevent any temperature excursions during your shipments with our white paper

White paper: A World of Opportunities

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World Courier
September 2014

Although the world of specialty logistics may be growing smaller, it does not mean it is getting any less complex...

Infographic: The World Courier Depot Network

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World Courier
September 2014

Flawless execution starts with local expertise. See where - and how - World Courier's investigational drug depots are helping advance medicine and improve patient care around the globe.

Infographic: Mystery Meds - the counterfeit drug problem

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World Courier
September 2014

Article: Smarter Supply

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World Courier
September 2014
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Tip sheet: The Hidden Cost of Hidden Costs

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World Courier
September 2014
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Infographic: The World Courier Customer Solutions Specialists

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World Courier
September 2014
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Article: Three Key Performance Indicators for Protecting Your Product

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World Courier
September 2014
Temperature Control Logistics

Article: High-Altitude Research in Bolivia

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World Courier
July 2014

After a 6,250 mile journey from Bolivia to Scotland, the samples from the APEX 4 expedition are being analyzed by the University of Edinburgh...

Video: Logistic Leaders - How World Courier Stays Ahead of Regulatory Challenges

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
June 2014

Ruediger Lomb, Vice President, Global Quality and Technical Compliance at World Courier, discusses the current regulatory challenges that are impacting the specialty logistics industry.

Are There any Markets Left to Emerge

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World Courier
June 2014

When it comes to clinical research, an already small world continues to grow even smaller. In no area is this more evident than site selection for clinical trials.

White paper: Securing the Global Pharmaceutical Supply Chain against the Threat of Counterfeit Drugs

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Ruediger Lomb
AmerisourceBergen Global Commercialization Services & Animal Health
June 2014

Learn how to protect your supply chain against counterfeit drugs with our white paper

White paper: Shipping with Active Packaging Containers

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Patty Santopadre
World Courier
April 2014

Webinar on-demand: Right Drug. Right Patient. Right Time. Right Temperature. Part 1

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Bob Glasgow
AmerisourceBergen
February 2014

In this two-part webinar, we discuss how the supply chain has evolved and how manufacturers can really get distribution right.

Article: From Cold to Controlled

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World Courier
February 2014
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Article: Stringent SOPs and 24-7 Service Smooth Transport and Secure Trust

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World Courier
January 2014
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