During this time our operations remain open. We are considered an essential business and are continuing to manufacture our products worldwide to meet the demands from our customers during this time of need.
Sustainability has recently become a topic that is important to many organizations including Pelican BioThermal.
A leading global bioscience logistics specialist company were approached by a pharmaceutical manufacturer client who wanted to ship a full pallet of +2°C to 8°C product from Belgium to Iceland. Their current solution was expensive and the extreme cold temperatures sometimes found in Iceland were giving them difficulties.
Over 15 years ago, we answered a call from the US military for a reliable, temperature controlled container to transport blood and platelets to far forward combat areas, in order to save lives during the critical first hour after injury, or the Golden Hour.
In 2019 Pelican Biothermal surveyed key opinion leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry to better understand emerging cold chain challenges. The 2019 Biopharma Cold Chain Logistics Survey report details the findings- revealing the concerns, trends and technologies that are top-of-mind for leaders in the biopharma production and distribution.
Missionpharma was requesting delivery of Insulin to their warehouse in Goma, DRC. Due to airport size and services to Goma, it was decided that the shipment would go to Kigali, Rwanda by air and trucked to Goma.
As we welcome the new decade and the exciting advances it is expected to unleash, many of the forces that shaped the past decade for transporting pharmaceuticals will continue. Price pressures, alternatives to air freight and increasing automation are just a few. However, there are emerging trends that make 2020 unique.