The UPS Healthcare unit offers dedicated supply chain expertise and a digitally-enabled network for better visibility, control and reliability.
Pressure is growing to make your supply chain more precise, productive and smart. That’s why we’ve built UPS Premier, a technology-enabled network combining advanced sensor and tracking technology with priority handling from origin to destination.
Our UPS Healthcare unit, a global team of 5,000, combines small package and freight forwarding operations with personnel from Marken and all 114 UPS healthcare facilities. We offer healthcare-licensed distribution space, forward stocking locations (FSL) and time- and temperature-sensitive shipping solutions. In the pharmaceuticals space, we offer high-touch service to manufacturers and contract research organizations in all clinical trials phases.
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We can help you provide the reliability, consistency and visibility your time-sensitive and critical medical specimen shipments need.
Our flexible global transportation options and international trade expertise ensure that time-critical shipments cross borders rapidly and compliantly.
With a worldwide network of healthcare-compliant warehouses, we provide speed and agility, without the overhead.
Trust our innovative technology and processes to ensure the integrity of temperature-sensitive products—in transit, in storage, through distribution.
Team with our healthcare experts for supply chain design or optimization, supplier management, and integrated order fulfillment services.
Rely on our experience, systems, and technology to efficiently execute critical product recalls and streamline return processes.
Deploy our monitoring technology or engage our team to oversee high-value or sensitive shipments and intervene to protect your investment.
Take advantage of our expansive transportation network and expertise in trade management and customs compliance to turn obstacles into opportunities.
For direct-to-patient supply chains, we offer technology, flexibility, and tailored solutions to achieve your best patient experience.
See how UPS® Premier uses advanced technology to create a priority lane for your critical healthcare shipments. (Coming online Q1 2020)Display the videoOpen the link in a new window
See how UPS and CSM worked together to solve the complex logistics of this clinical trial and deliver hope to trial participants and future patients.Display the videoOpen the link in a new window
When Walgreens donated 375,000 doses of temperature-sensitive flu vaccine to Laos, we delivered—keeping our cool through five different climates. See how.Display the videoOpen the link in a new window
2010 Pain the Chain Survey: Healthcare industry concerns about supply chain issues
Temperature-controlled Shipping: Delivering Life-saving Cargo
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