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Boryspil International Airport (KBP) Embargo

Boryspil International Airport (KBP) located in Kyiv, Ukraine is imposing a temporary embargo on imported cargo from December 24, 2018 until January 4, 2019. Marken has already put contingency plans in place. Clients may reach out to a local Marken office for upda...

  • Boryspil International Airport (KBP) Embargo

    Boryspil International Airport (KBP) located in Kyiv, Ukraine is imposing a temporary embargo on imported cargo from December 24, 2018 until January 4, 2019. Marken has already put contingency plans in place. Clients may reach out to a local Marken office for updates on a particular shipment.

  • Marken and TrakCel Collaborate to Serve Cell and Gene Trials

    Company Continues to Invest in this New, Innovative Research Area   Research Triangle Park, NC, December 18, 2018 – Marken announced a new collaboration with TrakCel, the leading provider of fully integrated software for the comprehensive management and tracking of the many stages of the cell and gene therapy supply chain.   Cell and gene… Read more »

  • Season’s Greetings from Marken

    This holiday season, Marken is making a difference by giving back. We have partnered with Americares, a global non-profit dedicated to providing access to medicine and clinical services to improve community health in times of crisis.

  • Winter Storm Diego (Southeast U.S.)

    Winter Storm Diego is expected to affect the Southeast United States, bringing a mix of freezing rain, sleet and heavy snowfall. The system could cause flash floods and power outages, snarl air travel and down trees as it makes its way east.   Marken has put contingency plans into effect to redirect shipments and minimize any… Read more »

  • Marken Establishes New Collaboration with RareChannels

    Collaboration Paves Way for Manufacturers to Find Logistics Solutions for Patients   Research Triangle Park, NC, November 20, 2018 – Marken announced a new collaboration with RareChannels, a global web-based reference which allows manufacturers of rare disease therapies and their affiliates to find customized logistic solutions.   According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), 7,000… Read more »

  • Marken Assists in Fight Against Polio

    Marken Leads Logistics for Urgent Vaccine Need in Papua New Guinea      Research Triangle Park, NC, November 6, 2018 – Marken shared news today of a coordinated project for shipments of biological samples to test for the presence of the polio virus in Papua New Guinea (PNG).  An outbreak of the virus across areas… Read more »

  • Preparing Clinical Trial Logistics for a No-Deal Brexit

    Pharma’s Almanac – Q4 2018 Despite many discussions, no agreement has been reached on the exit of Britain (Brexit) from the European Union. With less than six months to go, it is increasingly possible that a no-deal, hard break will take place on March 29, 2019. To prevent the worst scenario — interruption of the… Read more »

  • Hurricane Willa (Mexico)

    Hurricane Willa, a Category 5 hurricane capable of catastrophic damage, is nearing Mexico’s Pacific coast. As the storm strengthens, it is expected to make an impact on Tuesday afternoon (October 23). Marken has contingency plans in place for shipments located the region. Clients may reach out to their local Marken office for information on a… Read more »

  • The Changing Face of Clinical Trials

    Traditional trial strategies often bring challenges to patient recruitment and retention. Sponsors are eagerly embracing the value that hybrid and virtual trials offer, and are exploring how logistics and supply chain experts like Marken can work closely with them and with patients through these types of trials.

  • Marken Announces Global Brokerage Management Services for Clinical Trial Materials

    New Centralized Service Speeds Shipments and Reduces Import/Export Risk     Research Triangle Park, NC, October 16, 2018 – Marken announced today the launch of their brokerage management services in conjunction with UPS Brokerage to create one seamless offering with optimal visibility and ease of use for clients.   The addition of this service will… Read more »

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