Category Archives: Pharmaceuticals

Avigan® Shows Promising Results in Treatment of COVID Patients in Japan

DUBAI — September 23, 2020 – Healthcare solutions provider Global Response Aid (GRA) and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (NYSE: RDY) announced that the anti-viral drug Avigan® produced promising results in a single-blinded, placebo-controlled Phase 3 clinical study conducted in Japan with the sponsorship of FujiFilm Toyama Chemical.
Patients who received Avigan® recovered from COVID-19 symptoms 2.8 days earlier, on […]

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Agility Receives WDA(H) Authorisation for Pharmaceuticals

Authorisation covers two pharmaceutical facilities in the United Kingdom
BRISTOL, United Kingdom – September 17, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has received a Wholesaler Distribution Authorisation (for Medicines for Human Use) from the UK Medicines Healthcare & Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
The certification, referred to as WDA(H), authorizes warehousing and cross-dock of a wide range of […]

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Agility Receives EQUiP Accreditation by CSafeGlobal

Agility has received the Enhanced Qualified User Program (EQUiP®) accreditation by CSafeGlobal for meeting the highest level of cold chain supply chain integrity. The EQUiP® accreditation demonstrates Agility’s cold chain distribution expertise in ensuring temperature-sensitive goods are delivered unadulterated and with their efficacy fully intact. For more information on Agility’s cold chain solutions, click here.

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Agility Opens Pharmaceutical Competence Center in Brazil

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has opened a Pharmaceutical Competence Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The dedicated facility will offer pharma companies world-class solutions and industry know-how in pharmaceutical and life sciences logistics.  The Agility Pharmaceutical Competence Center is managed by Agility experts trained in the benchmark Good Distribution Practice (GDP) standards developed by […]

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Agility and H.Essers Team Up as Preferred Service Providers for Actavis

Agility and H.Essers’ have been awarded a long-term contract as the preferred logistics service providers managing an integrated “Control Tower” operation for Actavis’ global pharma supply chain. Learn More.

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Tradelanes Issue 3/2012: Pharma

Agility’s latest issue of Tradelanes magazine takes a look at logistics in the pharmaceutical industry. Learn More.

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Agility Obtains Good Distribution Practice Certification in Ireland

Agility has obtained the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for its Pharmaceutical Competence Center (PCC) in Ireland. The certification is recognition of Agility’s focus in delivering unparalleled logistics services for customers in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Learn more.

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Agility Delivers Actavis Pharmaceuticals to 11 Countries in One Day

Agility was selected as the exclusive supplier for Actavis’s EU patent expiry product launches. Actavis is one of the world’s leading players in the development, manufacturing and sales of first-class generic pharmaceuticals.
Agility Spain was selected to transport 300 pallets of Actavis generic medicine from the production site in Malta to 11 European countries for these patent […]

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U.S. FAA confirms certification of envirotainer’s RKN e1

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved the certification of Envirotainer’s RKN e1 electrical heating and compressor cooling air cargo container, providing a welcome boost to the global life science and healthcare industries. The approval means that airlines based in the U.S., and any other country that recognizes FAA regulations, are now able to […]

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Agility Switzerland obtains GDP Certification

Agility has obtained the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for its Pharmaceutical Competence Center (PCC) in Switzerland. The certification verifies that the processes and procedures implemented by Agility’s PCC adhere to the best practices in handling pharmaceuticals. These are temperature and time sensitive by nature and fall under strict regulations from the World Health Organization […]

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