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MARKEN’S DIRECT TO PATIENT SERVICES EXPAND TO MEET NEEDS OF CLINICAL TRIAL INDUSTRY DURING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Critical Need for Patients to Receive Treatment at Home Spurs Sponsor Requests Research Triangle Park, NC, April 9 2020 – The prevalence of shelter-in-place restrictions and reduced hospital capacity due to the Coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the first global disrup...

  • MARKEN’S DIRECT TO PATIENT SERVICES EXPAND TO MEET NEEDS OF CLINICAL TRIAL INDUSTRY DURING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

    Critical Need for Patients to Receive Treatment at Home Spurs Sponsor Requests Research Triangle Park, NC, April 9 2020 – The prevalence of shelter-in-place restrictions and reduced hospital capacity due to the Coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the first global disruption to traditional onsite clinical trials. Direct to/from Patient (DTP/DFP) and Home Healthcare (HHC) services… Read more »

  • MARKEN TO OPEN NEW TEMPERATURE CONTROLLED BRANCH IN DUBLIN

    Location Offers European Clients Additional Clinical Trial Storage and Distribution Options Research Triangle Park, NC, March 17, 2020 – Marken is proud to announce the opening of a new cold chain refrigeration-equipped facility in Dublin, Ireland. The new location positions the company to further capitalize on Ireland’s thriving life sciences sector.  Ireland continues to attract… Read more »

  • MARKEN ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN CENTER OF EXCELLENCE

    New European Communication Center Launched to Enrich Investigator Site Experience  Research Triangle Park, NC, January 14, 2020 – Marken has launched a new European Communication Center of Excellence based in Edinburgh designed to enrich the overall supply chain experience by providing consistent communication, monitoring and management to thousands of investigator sites daily. Immediately accessible by… Read more »

  • ARIETTE VAN STRIEN NAMED PRESIDENT OF MARKEN

    Research Triangle Park, NC, December 20, 2019 – Following the press release on December 3rd from UPS and Marken announcing that Wes Wheeler has been appointed President of UPS’s global Healthcare and Life Sciences (HCLS) unit, Marken announced today that Ariette van Strien has been named as President of Marken. Ariette joined Marken in 2010… Read more »

  • 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 »

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