Aramex partners with NewBridge Pharma in UK, Mideast, Africa, Canada
Aramex and specialist shipper NewBridge Pharmaceuticals are teaming up to offer logistics services to the healthcare sector in the Middle East, Africa, Canada and the UK. Both companies are based in Dubai.Under the terms of the partnership, Aramex will manage the logistics of patient samples across clinics and hospitals from the Middle East to the US for advanced clinical testing, reported London's Air Cargo News.
Aramex is also providing temperature controlled storage and transportation of medication for NewBridge from various distribution hubs in the UK and Canada to healthcare facilities within the Middle East and Africa. The logistics specialist will also provide customs clearance, secondary packaging, labelling, vaulting and guarded transport services.
Said Aramex CEO Hussein Hachem: "By working with NewBridge we a take advantage of the increased demand for logistics services in the pharmaceutical industry."
Said NewBridge CEO Joe Henein: "This partnership gives us opportunities to expand and take advantage of the increasing demand across the Middle East and Africa."