Navigation Links
Marken Acquires European Kit Building Operation From LabCorp Clinical Trials
Date:5/3/2012

PARIS, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Marken announced today that it has acquired the European kit building operation from Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp®) through its LabCorp Clinical Trials division. The new business located in Hamburg offers significant biological sampling kit building with experienced staff. This is the next step in Marken's strategy to provide a full supply chain service to its customers globally.

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110930/NY78064LOGO

The business includes a facility that is currently able to produce up to 60,000 sampling kits each month for global distribution and its experienced staff including project leaders and Quality Assurance professionals will further strengthen Marken's comprehensive, global supply chain project and alliance management capability.

The transaction accompanies a master services agreement with LabCorp Clinical Trials for courier services and kit building supply for clinical trials in certain territories.

Wes Wheeler, Chief Executive Officer of Marken said, "This is an important day for Marken as it perfectly aligns with our global strategy as the leading provider in global life science supply chain solutions. The management and employee base provide unparalleled experience in clinical trial supply and biological sampling kit production."

"This innovative transaction continues our strategic focus on building our global clinical trials capabilities. LabCorp Clinical Trials division will continue to provide global laboratory testing services for our clients, aligning with Marken for kit production and full-service logistics capabilities," said Dr. David Johnston, Senior Vice President of LabCorp Clinical Trials. "As a result, we will provide a more cost effective way to provide the highest quality testing for our clients."

The Hamburg site will be led by Gerit Offenhauser, Senior Vice President of Clinical Trial Distribution for Marken who has extensive experience in central laboratory operations, kit building and related clinical logistics. Mr. Offenhauser has managed the Hamburg facility since 2004.

About Marken

Marken is the leading global clinical supply chain solutions provider dedicated to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries, supporting over 49,000 clinical investigators in more than 150 countries. Marken integrates Depot and Logistics services into solutions that extend the reach of clinical trials to even the most remote treatment naive geographies.

www.marken.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Marken
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Marken Validates Top Position in Global Clinical Sample Shipments
2. Marken Opens New Corporate Offices
3. Marken Strengthens Clinical Trial Distribution Capabilities
4. Marken Appoints New Head of Global Quality Assurance
5. Marken Announces Its New Logistics Operating System: Maestro™
6. Marken Announces Appointment of Christopher OConnell as New Chief Financial Officer
7. Marken Announces the Opening of a Directly Owned Clinical Trial Supply Depot in Singapore
8. Marken Rapidly Responds to Global Supply Chain Security Measures
9. Marken Unveils New Japan Office
10. Johnson & Johnson (China) Investment Ltd. Acquires Guangzhou Bioseal Biotechnology Co., Ltd.
11. Piramal Healthcare Limited Acquires Molecular Imaging Development Portfolio of Bayer Pharma
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2016)... HONG KONG , May 24, 2016 ... , the world , s ... and AV fistula intervention   OrbusNeich, a ... solutions, has expanded its portfolio to include products to ... balloons are the company,s first entry devices for lower ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... 2016 Les ... la première endoprothèse à double thérapie au ... portant sur les membres inférieurs et la ... entreprise mondiale spécialisée dans la fourniture de ... a élargi son portefeuille pour inclure des ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... May 24, 2016 Dutch surgeons have launched ... around the world and treat patients on a global scale. Medical ... , Asia and the US have already ... messaging and networking in a totally secure environment. Education  ... war zone working together with a surgeon at Harvard to treat ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2016 , ... Sterling Global ... feature a unique and patented refillable hanging wipe dispenser. The campaign kick-off video is ... and will end June 25, 2016. The goal is to raise $1,000 per day ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... , ... To better understand the impact of lung cancer in women, the ... lung cancer. Today, the Lung Association announced Sharad Goyal, MD , as the recipient ... the American Lung Association’s LUNG FORCE initiative, which raises awareness of the impact of ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... corporate identity and website at its “Transforming Outcomes” User Conference in Las Vegas ... reflect i2i’s ongoing success to set the market standard for meaningful population health ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... of communication enabled solutions and managed services today announced a strategic partnership ... enterprise contact center market. , Altura, one of Avaya’s largest Platinum Business ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2016 , ... How to ... · Raleigh, NC, http://www.fdanews.com/humanerrordrugdevice , Human error is known to be the ... that human error will ever be totally eliminated, many human performance problems can be ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):