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WES WHEELER APPOINTED TO LEAD UPS HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES UNIT

Research Triangle Park, NC, December 3, 2019 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced Wes Wheeler, currently CEO of Marken, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UPS, is appointed President of UPS’s global Healthcare and Life Sciences (HCLS) unit. The move is effective immediately.  UPS a...

  • WES WHEELER APPOINTED TO LEAD UPS HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES UNIT

    Research Triangle Park, NC, December 3, 2019 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced Wes Wheeler, currently CEO of Marken, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UPS, is appointed President of UPS’s global Healthcare and Life Sciences (HCLS) unit. The move is effective immediately.  UPS announced in October plans to align all of its healthcare and life sciences operations… Read more »

  • MARKEN ANNOUNCES MAJOR EXPANSION OF CLINICAL DISTRIBUTION NETWORK

    Company Plans to Expand GMP Depots into Additional Countries Research Triangle Park, NC, November 19, 2019 – Marken today announced plans for major expansion of clinical logistics and storage capabilities through new GMP depots in South Korea and Ukraine. The company also plans to add Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) storage capacity in Frankfurt and will… Read more »

  • MARKEN LAUNCHES NEW MARKETING CAMPAIGN

    “Where You Want to Go” Emphasizes the Company’s Expanded Services Research Triangle Park, NC, October 24, 2019 – Marken announced today the launch of its new marketing campaign which invites clients to think about their supply chain differently than they have in the past. The campaign illustrates how the right supply chain partner can help… Read more »

  • MARKEN ANNOUNCES NEW STRUCTURE FOR CELL & GENE SERVICES

    Dedicated Centers and Team Will Strengthen Global Capabilities Research Triangle Park, NC, October 1, 2019 – Marken announced today that six Marken branches will become Cell and Gene Centers of Excellence in 2019. In addition, a full-time, global team has been appointed to develop and support the products and services required to handle cell, gene… Read more »

  • MARKEN LAUNCHES CLINICAL HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES

    Becomes the only clinical logistics provider with fully integrated services   Research Triangle Park, NC, August 20, 2019 – Marken announced today that its nursing services for home-based clinical trials are now operational in most key markets around the world, which can be integrated into its already well-established logistics network. The home healthcare offering extends… Read more »

  • MARKEN ACQUIRES JAPANESE LOGISTICS COMPANY

    Acquisition of PCX Expands the Company’s Footprint in Japan Research Triangle Park, NC, August 1, 2019 – Marken announced today the acquisition of PCX International Co. Ltd based in Japan.  PCX operates from their Tokyo headquarters to coordinate the delivery of over 3,000 clinical trial shipments per month.  This acquisition strengthens Marken’s existing supply chain… Read more »

  • MARKEN ACQUIRES THREE EUROPEAN LOGISTICS COMPANIES

    Expands Logistics Footprint in Italy, Austria, and Hungary   Research Triangle Park, NC, July 15, 2019 – Marken announced today that they have acquired HRTL based in Italy along with two additional companies in Austria and Hungary under the respective names of HETO and Der Kurier.  Together the group operates with offices in Vienna, Milan,… Read more »

  • Polar Speed and Marken Join Forces in the UK

    Two UPS companies will forge a strong UK- based healthcare logistics presence   London, June 13, 2019 – Marken announced today that they will assume responsibility for Polar Speed, a leading provider of pharmacy and cold chain transportation services in the United Kingdom. Marken and Polar Speed are both wholly owned subsidiaries of UPS. Each… Read more »

  • Marken Expands Logistics Operations in Philadelphia

    New Depot and Expanded Logistics Hub Become Key US Gateway for Clients   Research Triangle Park, NC, June 11, 2019 – Marken announced today the opening of its newest GMP-compliant facility in Philadelphia to meet increased demand in the region. The state-of-the-art depot connects to the existing logistics hub and is near the Philadelphia International… Read more »

  • Marken Launches New Bluetooth Technology Option for Shipments

    Roambee Will Increase Visibility of Assets and Shipments in Real Time   Research Triangle Park, NC, April 23, 2019 – Marken announced today the addition of Roambee monitoring technology to their packaging portfolio in order to provide increased end to end visibility throughout the supply chain for valuable clinical product shipments. Roambee devices will be… Read more »

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