Logistics solutions for healthcare products


Overcome healthcare logistics challenges with a tailormade solution from Röhlig Logistics. Get help from our trusted experts with temperature-controlled transportation, regulatory expertise, expedited shipping, and cost-effective solutions for your healthcare cargo. What's more, our smaller-sized teams across more than 30 countries offer a personalised 1-to-1 service while still taking care of your cargo all the way from origin to destination. See for yourself how we can help your business succeed.

Our healthcare logistics solution covers:
 

  • Pharmaceuticals & OTC
  • Vaccines & Biotech
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Diagnostics
  • Medical Consumables/Disposables
  • Nutrition & Consumer Health
Talk to our healthcare logistics experts.

Your healthcare logistics challenges


Temperature and Environment
Balancing cost-effective packaging without compromising the integrity of your healthcare goods is a priority for your business. You need a logistics solution that checks all your boxes at a competetive price.

Time-Sensitive Shipments
Every second counts when it comes to healthcare and pharmaceutical shipments. Your business requires a freight forwarder who offers short transit times and quickly solves unexpected delays in your supply chain.

Healthcare Logistics Compliance
You need a trusted logistics provider that understands the ins and outs of regulatory compliance and customs clearance for healthcare and pharmaceutical shipments, no matter where you are in the world.

Temperature-Controlled Packaging Solutions


Our carriers and partners are equipped with market-leading cold-chain solutions for your healthcare and pharmaceutical products. These include temperature-controlled containers and refridgerated ('reefer') containers that use dry ice or compressor cooling to maintain temperatures anywhere from -80°C to +25°C. Alternatively. cargo covers and cargo blankets provide insulated protection from harsh temperatures or environmental conditions. 

Our healthcare logistics services


Specialist equipment and facilities
Benefit from state-of-the-art equipment and specialist facilities for your healthcare shipments. Get peace of mind with live tracking options, temperature-controlled shipping and tailormade solutions.

Efficient transit times
We offer worldwide air and sea freight solutions in addition to expedited services. Our locally-based teams are empowered to make quick decisions that prioritise the prompt delivery of your healthcare and pharmaceutical shipments.

Customs clearance and certification
Get customs assistance from our locally-based teams. Our global offices also hold or are actively working towards Goods Distribution Practice certification to ensure your cargo is protected throughout the supply chain.

Monitor your healthcare shipments with Röhlig TIVE Trackers


Mitigate risk for your healthcare and pharmaceutical shipments using Röhlig TIVE Trackers. This lightweight tracking tag travels alongside your healthcare shipments providing live data and proactive alerts about location, temperature, humidity, shock, light and motion. Generate tracking reports that not only support your business' regulatory compliance but also identify areas in which to optimise your healthcare supply chain and reduce waste.

Case Study: Air freight solution for medical disposables

Requirement

Our customer required FFP2/FFP3 masks be delivered over the weekend from Guangzhou, China to Central Southern Europe.

Challenges

  • Limited direct flights from origin to destination.
  • Connection cancelled due to unexpected high freight volumes at destination.

Solution

Quick processing of customs and documentation for an emergency air freight shipment and direct delivery by Röhlig Logistics staff.

Result

  • Quick chartering of CESSNA 208 to replace cancelled connection.
  • Delivery date met and goods delivered successfully and to full satisfaction of the customer.

Our Healthcare Solution FAQ

Yes. Röhlig Logistics offers air and sea freight shipments in addition to expedited services for your healthcare and pharmaceutical cargo.

Choose from a range of temperature control options with our Healthcare Solution including reefer containers, cargo blankets, specialised storage facilities. You can even access and export live data using Röhlig TIVE trackers that travel with your cargo.

Yes. There are many temperature control options available including low-energy options like cargo blankets and the latest in reefer container technology. What's more, Röhlig TIVE trackers can help to identify areas of your supply chain where wastage can be reduced.

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