The future of pharmaceutical shipping

The pharmaceutical industry is awaiting major industry defining changes. A need for more personalised, preventative medicines requires profound changes to the supply chain and ultimately the industry's shipping channels. So what will these changes be and how can you be prepared for them?

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Sustainable packaging for pharmaceuticals

Increasing concerns about the pharmaceuticals industry's impact on the environment are leading to initiatives for change. The move towards sustainability focuses particularly on the use of packaging during transportation. So what can the industry do to reduce the waste produced in shipping?

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How long can you use plastic shipping pallets?

Plastic shipping pallets provide a number of benefits to the supply chain. Alongside their lightweight and recyclable features, they are also the most durable, long lasting pallets on the market. So how long is the lifespan of plastic pallets and can the initial price be offset by longevity gains?

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How can plastic pallets help your wine shipping goals?

Further reductions to tariffs on China-Australia wine exports mean that 2018 is likely to be another boom year for vineyard trade. But with cargo that's dense and prone to spilling, long haul shipments become tricky. Could plastic pallets be the key to the successful wine export in 2018?

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Is Amazon Australia a threat to the pharmaceutical industry?

It's no secret that Amazon's arrival in Australia has created new challenges for the retail industry; but in the wake of increased speculation it seems that the online giant's shipping and supply chain prowess may cause issues for the pharmaceutical industry.

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Can you recycle used plastic pallets?

Plastic shipping pallets come with a whole host of benefits during their lifetime, but how do you deal with them once this is over? Find out more about the process of recycling plastic pallets and the business benefits that are on offer for those who do.

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Can shipping be environmentally and economically sustainable?

As the pressure for businesses to participate in environmental sustainability heightens, many companies are finding themselves having to balance the economic need to match increased shipping demands with sustainability. But what if there was a way to achieve both?

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3 key challenges to shipping pharmaceuticals

Shipping pharmaceutical products is a practice fraught with difficulty. Amidst increasingly stringent regulations, specialised storage requirements and warehousing needs, many companies are seeking modern materials to promote a higher shipping success rate.

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Why plastic pallets are the Christmas gift that keeps on giving

Shipping numbers over December boom as online buying and delivery kick up a notch to bring people Christmas cheer. As a logistics operator, ensuring your shipping pallets withstand this rush is a challenge. Plastic pallets offer many advantages over wood - they are the gift that keeps on giving.

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Why is plastic best for shipping pharmaceuticals?

The demand for temperature-controlled pharmaceuticals worldwide will spike in coming years. Logistics businesses who want to access this market will need shipping pallets that help maintain the stringent compliance rules in the sector. See why plastic is best for shipping pharmaceuticals.

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