The facilities will leverage the premium courier expertise of the Yourway Transport parent-company to ensure superior customer-to-site logistics service, enabling customers a one stop shop for all of their clinical supply chain needs.
Allentown, PA (PRWEB) October 05, 2011
Yourway Transport, Inc. today announced the official opening of its Singapore BioPharma Services Depot. The Singapore depot is the first in a series of facilities worldwide which will provide critical distribution, storage, clinical trial logistics, and clinical supply chain support for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. The GMP compliant facility is Yourway Transport’s flagship depot marking the opening of the company’s global depot network.
With the opening of the Singapore facility, Yourway Transport creates a key presence in the Asia Pacific region – a region with continued growth and significance for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies conducting global clinical trials. In addition to the depot services, the operation boasts a new proprietary software platform which will link all aspects and transactions at all BioPharma Services facilities and provide complete real-time visibility to the customer.
The Singapore depot will be overseen by Raymond Thong, Director of Asia Pac for Yourway Transport BioPharma Services. Raymond brings extensive experience and success to the Singapore operation having spent 9 years as Managing Director of Fisher Clinical Service’s Singapore depot, and then as General Manager for their Beijing, China facility. The clinical supply experience and service that Raymond Thong brings to Yourway’s Singapore center is unparalleled in this region.
“The opening of Yourway Transport BioPharma Services Singapore site is an exciting step in providing our customers the services they need to successfully execute their global clinical supply strategies. It is our first step in delivering Yourway to the next level as a premium courier service provider,” explains Gulam Jaffer, Yourway Transport owner and president, “I am very pleased by this first of many openings which will continue in the coming months.”
The Yourway Transport BioPharma Services division will continue depot openings in all regions through the end of 2011. Services offered by Yourway Transport depots will include controlled room temperature (CRT), refrigerated, and frozen storage, clinical site distribution, GMP labeling services, returns and destruction processing, lab kit assembly, delivery, and reverse logistics, as well as comparator sourcing, importer of record, supply chain project management and logistics support.
The facilities will leverage the premium courier expertise of the Yourway Transport parent-company to ensure superior customer-to-site logistics service, enabling customers a one stop shop for all of their clinical supply chain needs. It also ensures the continued focus on superior, personalized customer service, which has been a hallmark of Yourway Transport for the past 14 years.
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