A Prescription for Change

When pharmaceutical companies are shipping medications across great distances, it’s not only on-time delivery that matters. On-temp delivery is even more crucial for some products. Maintaining the recommended temperature range for the payload is vital. Without it, the potency of the medication is diminished, or depleted altogether. Patient safety is at stake.

3 Tech Trends That Could Improve Air Cargo Shipping in the Pharma Supply Chain

Over the last decade, exciting changes have transformed the pharmaceutical industry. For example, scientific advancements, particularly those that have contributed to the rise in biologics, are increasing the complexity of patient treatments and pharmaceutical products. In addition, many manufacturers are expanding their global footprints to address unmet patient needs in smaller populations across the world.

Pre-Hospital Access to Blood - A Trauma Game Changer

In a critical care emergency, fast response and safe administration of blood can be the difference between life and death.  Overcoming logistical issues such as how to control shelf life, how to maintain a suitable thermal environment for blood storage and transport, how to determine which patients need pre-hospital blood and what blood products to use in the pre-hospital environment are among the challenges.

Pilot to Global Growth

Payload Protection, Patient Safety

Cultivating a pharmaceutical manufacturing brand name synonymous with trust and delivery begins with the best product, diligence in implementing everything needed to ensure the product’s protection during transit, a “right the first time” delivery method and an expectation of safety for the patient.

Pelican BioThermal's Crēdo™ ProMed: Providing Vital Protection of Blood Products to Save Lives During Air Ambulance Trial


The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) operate three air ambulance helicopters, which fly across the Northeast, North Yorkshire and Cumbria regions in the UK. Relying on public donations to operate, the service provides pre-hospital care at the scene of accidents and incidents, rescuing hundreds of severely injured or ill patients every year...