Pharmaceutical outsourcing, pharma logistics, logistics


  On the 26th February our ASC Associate, Tom Cochrane will be presenting on ‘An Approach to Global Supply Chain Security in Today’s Pharma Industry’ at the Pharma Outsourcing & Partnerships 2018 Europe He will be sharing his 35 year industry experience on the following: ●  Identifying the risks in the supply chain ●  Designing and …

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Exploring Pharmaceutical Logistics with Supply Chain Students at University of Huddersfield

On 7th March, our CEO Amy Shortman will be speaking at a Healthcare Logistics and Supply Chain Management event at the University of Huddersfield. The event has been organised by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, and is aimed at inspiring local professionals and supply chain students alike. Amy will be providing the initial Healthcare …

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GDP and WDA in the UK – Our Latest Article in PMPS

Whilst GDP compliance is becoming increasingly recognised within the Pharmaceutical industry, there remains a lot of confusion over exactly what it entails and which parts apply to each section of the supply chain. Which is why we wrote an article for the February edition of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Packing Sourcer (PMPS) magazine, exploring GDP compliance in …

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Implementing Global Operation Centres (GOC) and Quality Management Systems (QMS).


We are delighted to announce that ASC will once again be presenting at this year’s Temperature Controlled Logistics Conference. Now in its 17th year, the conference is organised by the International Quality and Productivity Center (IQPC), and will run from 29th January to the 1st February in London. The conference brings together experts from across the …

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Virgin Atlantic Cargo Launches Pharma Zone

On 2nd October 2017, Virgin Atlantic Cargo opened their new Pharma Zone at their facility at London Heathrow. The purpose of the Pharma Zone is to provide a fully segregated area for the handling and storage of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products. As the volume of pharmaceutical products being transported via air freight increases, airlines are becoming …

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ASC Newsletter Spring Summer 2017

Introducing the ASC Newsletter

After several busy months, and following numerous requests from various people, we have decided to launch the ASC Newsletter. Our first copy was published yesterday, and you can get a copy by subscribing to our mailing list. The Spring/Summer 2017 edition of our newsletter covers the conferences we have attended, the training we have completed …

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