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REGULATORY UPDATE: Clarification on New CFDI Export Regulations in Mexico in Logistics Blog

Mexico’s Tax Authority (SAT) has decided to revisit their stance on whether the export of patient specimens will require the use of the electronic invoice system. They are now considering March 1, 2017 as the implementation date for the electronic invoice process if they decide to move forward with its application to patient samples. Read more...

Quick International Delivers Shipment of Precious Breast Milk to Orphanage in South Africa for Premature, Sick and Orphaned Infants in Logistics Blog

October Delivery of 2300 Pounds of Milk is Now Feeding Malnourished and Immune System-Compromised Babies Read more...

Argentina’s Authorization Form Has Been Simplified for Importing Clinical Research Pharma Products in Logistics Blog

The Ministry of Health in Argentina (ANMAT) has revised the form used to manage the import of materials and equipment intended for Clinical Research Pharma. The new simplified form will require completion of only 12 points instead of 15 points. Read more...

How Good Distribution Practices (GDP) Protect your Medicinal Products in Logistics Blog

GDP guidelines are designed specifically to regulate the distribution of medicinal products from the manufacturer to the end user -- the patient. The fact that drug distribution reaches to every corner of the world today means there are more stakeholders involved in the process. Read more...

India Has Removed Import & Export Licence Requirements for Biological Samples in Logistics Blog

The Indian government has allowed for easier import and export of various biological samples by removing the mandatory requirement of an export and import license for these samples, announced Mr Anup Wadhawan, Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), on August 4, 2016. The new ruling will save CROs, biotech companies and research centers significantly shorter import and export approval times. Read more...

Severe Summer Weather and Your Business in Logistics Blog

The summer usually creates an opportunity for relaxation and trips to the beach. Though the months of summer come with temperatures and weather conditions that many desire, the typical summer weather can create havoc for the workplace. The ever-changing weather conditions are those that can cause a great amount of damage--especially from a business standpoint. Read more...

Quick Expands Global Healthcare Logistics Service Capabilities to Transport New Immunotherapy and Personalized Medicine That Treat Cancer in Logistics Blog

Quick has expanded its specialized domestic and international personalized medicine logistics capabilities to meet the changing needs of the life science and healthcare communities. Read more...

QuickSTAT Opens Additional VIP Packaging Conditioning Facilities In Singapore and Australia in Logistics Blog

As part of a global expansion plan, QuickSTAT has opened four new locations that will provide a market leading, Just In Time (JIT) solution to improve turn around times of phase change shipper solutions, and other Vacuum Insulated Packaging (VIP) Systems. Read more...

New Regulations For Importing Placebo Products to Australia in Logistics Blog

Effective July 1, 2016, new quarantine clearance regulations will be implemented in Australia affecting the import of placebo products. Pharmaceutical placebo products, which are usually made out of sugar, milk or a similar ingredient, are classified as a food product due to their composition (i.e. not containing active drug). Read more...

UPDATE: New Regulations in Mexico Will Affect Export of Biological Samples in Logistics Blog

New regulations in Mexico that will require all exports to be accompanied by a legal Commercial Invoice processed by the Tax Authority (SAT) were recently amended by the Mexican authorities. Read more...