Rapid Response to Earthquake Damage Keeps Critical Shipments Moving

CHALLENGE Following the major earthquake (8.9 on the Richter scale) that struck Japan on March 11, 2011, the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant suffered severe damage to multiple reactors. Due to the damage at the nuclear plant and other serious damage caused by the...

Even Blizzards Can’t Stop Marken from Delivering Lifesaving Drugs

CHALLENGE East and Central Scotland’s heaviest snowfalls in over 40 years created some of the worst disruption of travel in recent history. The Forth Road Bridge, connecting Edinburgh and the Lothians to Fife, was closed for the first time ever due to the snow, and...

Despite an Airport Strike, Marken Preserves the Data Chain

CHALLENGE Marken collected a shipment from southern Sweden that was bound for next-day delivery in northern Belgium. However, all airline flights into Belgium were cancelled as a result of a strike action by airport workers. SOLUTION Marken arranged for a dedicated...

Temperature Controlled Vehicles Safely Deliver Drugs to Ukraine

Challenge: Civil unrest in Ukraine has been escalating for months. The current situation throughout the country makes it a very challenging and potentially dangerous destination for the delivery of goods. Under normal circumstances, ground and air transport are both...

Earthquake in Chile

From Earthquakes to Incarceration, Nothing Stands in Marken’s Way… Challenge: A massive earthquake (8.8 on the Richter scale) rocked Chile in the early morning hours of February 27th, 2010. When the earthquake struck, nearly one hundred people lost their lives,...