CAPDM Member Kuehne + Nagel expands pharmaceutical logistics services in Canada
Mississauga / Ontario, April 5, 2017 – Kuehne + Nagel, one of the leading global logistics companies, announces the expansion of its KN PharmaChain network now offering temperature-controlled logistics services in its Mississauga, Ontario facility, located close to Toronto Airport. Kuehne + Nagel Canada continues to invest in its logistics solutions, facilities and systems specifically for the growing pharmaceutical market in Canada.
The newly established, 3,000 square foot cool zone space, fully validated and GxP compliant temperature controlled located within an existing bonded Kuehne + Nagel 30,000 square warehouse. This space is dedicated to support the storage and shipping of temperature sensitive pharmaceutical products in a secure and validated environment.
Facility features include cold storage from 15-25 Celsius, ambient and CBSA (Canada Border Service Agency) bonded storage, plus 24/7/365 sensor monitoring for web-based and condition of temperature-sensitive shipments fully compliant with all the applicable Health Canada regulations.
Customers will also have access to the full suite of KN PharmaChain airfreight services including full airline pallet loading and unloading, cross-docking, transit storage, staging of loads, and building temperature controlled consolidations.
“Kuehne + Nagel is committed to providing logistics solutions to enable our customers to reach patients anywhere in the world”, states Brian Pedersen, Vice President Airfreight for Kuehne + Nagel Canada. “Industry expertise and pharma product knowledge are critical and we comply with the highest industry standards.”
About Kuehne + Nagel With over 70,000 employees at more than 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. Further information can be found at www.kuehne-nagel.com