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Temperature Controlled Logistics 2017 Report: Strategies for the Future

Pharma Logistics IQ presents the findings of its 2016 Temperature Controlled Logistics Future Trend Report, which examines the oncoming strategies likely to blossom in the cold chain industry. Expert analysis provided by Almac Group. Areas discussed include, future proofing the cold chain, the pain points ahead and oncoming trends.


Pharma Sea Freight Working Group Report [UPDATED]

This working group brings together the key stakeholders to drive unification and best practice in temperature controlled sea freight for pharmaceuticals.With that in mind the European Pharma Ocean Freight Working group has put together the following report, an initial guide to GDP transport for pharmaceuticals by sea freight.The report has developed into a fairly detailed (but not exhaustive) “how-to” and “this might happen” list, where all the known factors can be taken into account and appropriate risk mitigation measures put in place.

Temperature Controlled Logistics 2017 Sample Delegate List

Temperature Controlled Logistics 2017 is set to be the biggest and most interactive event to date. Download our sample delegate list to see who you can meet.

The Supply Chain Owner’s Guide to Planning

To add to the discussion on continuous improvement within temperature controlled logistics, Cold Chain examines the notion of planning with a few key experts, more specifically in the areas of stability budgets, supply chain integration, temperature control with high value products, ambient ranges and oncoming trends to account for. 


Temperature Controlled Logistics 2016 Post Show Report

In case you missed out on Temperature Controlled Logistics 2016, this Post Show Report sums up highlights from last year. In this report you will find key takeaways from last years session, exclusive content pieces and a look ahead to next year.

Take-Home Exam: Temperature Controlled Logistics 2016

With the theme of creating conversation and practical take-homes being at the forefront of 2016's Temperature Controlled Logistics Europe conference, Cold Chain IQ stops to review the homework set by the event’s sessions and listens to the progress made by delegates so far.

Datalong16 Case Study

Datalong16 outlines in this case study, how their product a compact datalogger with real time internet connectivity, GPS position-enhancer and high quality sensors that measure temperature, humidity, pressure and impact, can cover the pharma industry


Air-to-Ocean: Delivering Value through Sea Freight

Mark Edwards, former Global Freight Manager, Actavis, discusses air-to-ocean, delivering value through sea freight. This presentation was filmed at the 14th annual Cool Chain & Controlled Room Temperature Logistics Europe.


Successful Supply Chain Management in Emerging Markets

Mikhail Khazanchuk talks about supply chain management in emerging markets and looks at key findings in the top emerging markets.

Survival Guide for Emerging Markets

Scheduled rapid growth, a lack of market dominators and vast potential. The promises attached to emerging markets are appetizing to say the least. However, realising these benefits comes with a heavy price tag – both economically and in terms of resources. In this eGuide Cold Chain IQ examines real case studies involving the storage and distribution of temperature-sensitive products through emerging markets. Lessons learned from these projects will be discussed as insight is shared on market conditions,top tips for improving operations on the ground and successfully sourcing logistic partners in these regions.


Remedies to Strengthen Audit Readiness

In this Remedy Resource pack, Pharma Logistics IQ presents a few measures to apply to bolster audit readiness within temperature controlled logistics.


Industry Report: Global Controlled Room Temperature Logistics

The storage and distribution of controlled room temperature (CRT) life science products is a costly and complex process, and requires attention at every level from packaging to logistics, monitoring to data. In this report we present the results of the Global Controlled Room Temperature Logistics Survey and provide expert insight from key opinion leaders in the field and top tips for GDP/CRT compliance from the community.

Don't let your Future be Frozen Out

New compliance requirements have translated into additional expenses for cold chain suppliers to account into their overheads, leaving many of these commercial firms searching for the most cost-efficient solutions.

Cold Chain IQ has compiled a set of key considerations to contemplate should you be presented with the temptation to cut corners in quality in the name of costs.

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Temperature Controlled Logistics Success Stories

Cold Chain IQ speaks to a selection of industry professionals that have achieved success in the realm of temperature controlled logistics. 

Each story will give a snapshot of the hurdles tackled and the successes seen as well as the key take-homes from their projects. 


Temperature Controlled Logistics Investment Survey 2016

This investment trend report outlines the general industry behaviors showing how companies are approaching temperature controlled logistics spend.

Key findings of this report include:

·  In depth analysis of economic trends for: containers, sea freight, airlines, data loggers, 3PLs.
·  Ranking of dedicated spend for each vertical and what areas are positioned as a priority for the market.
·  Insight into end-user and solution provider spend behaviors within the cold chain market.
·  Culture overview of end-user preferences with temperature controlled logistics providers.
·  End-user driver and pain points with current solutions and service providers for temperature controlled logistics.


Temperature Controlled Logistics: Reusable vs Single-Use Containers

In the face of various packaging modes, Pharma Logistics IQ explores the advantages and drawbacks that should be considered when making decisions on the application of reusable or disposable packaging solutions within the cold chain.

Press Release

Datalong 16 Press Release

DataLong16, a Barcelona-based company specialising in the Internet of Things (IoT) with research and development (R&D) and production operations in Europe is delighted to announce that they will participate at Temperature Controlled Logistics in January 2018 as a sponsor.

Read their full press release here...


Challenges in Cold Chain Logistics and Just in Time Packaging

Time is probably the most critical factor in the distribution of temperature controledl supplies. Dan Holst Jakobsen, Systems Specialist & IT Coordinator and Abhijit Bendre Business Analyst CMC Clinical Supplies from Novo Nordisk, discuss how to reduce risk through packaging and the many operating challenges related to the supply of temperature sensitive materials. They also share their top 3 tips for shortening lead times from lead times from packaging to patient.


Optimising Airfreight

Airfreight as a service attracts a high price. However,for products that warrant the costs of being transported via airfreight, this mode of transport is quick, supplies a high quality of service and can provide much needed compliance assistance.

With this in mind, Cold Chain IQ has created this guide of elements to consider when optimising the use of airfreight within temperature controlled logistics.