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DHL Global Forwarding Launches Air-Freight Service for Life Sciences

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean-freight unit of Deutsche Post DHL, has developed a new air-freight service for the life sciences and healthcare sector.

DHL Global Forwarding Launches Air-Freight Service for Life Sciences

DHL Thermonet was designed to help customers comply with industry regulations and manage temperature-sensitive shipments of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. It integrates proactive, round-the-clock monitoring with SmartSensor RFID (Radio Frequency Identification), in-house technology from DHL's Solutions & Innovation division. The tool tracks the ambient temperature of shipments in transit. As an optional service, temperatures during transport can be recorded utilizing the SmartSensor XP technology. Data collected by SmartSensor uploads automatically to DHL's LifeTrack IT platform via a Web portal. Developed expressly for the life sciences and healthcare sector by LifeConEx, a subsidiary of DHL Global Forwarding, LifeTrack is an integrated operational tool for all logistics and temperature data.

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DHL Thermonet was designed to help customers comply with industry regulations and manage temperature-sensitive shipments of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. It integrates proactive, round-the-clock monitoring with SmartSensor RFID (Radio Frequency Identification), in-house technology from DHL's Solutions & Innovation division. The tool tracks the ambient temperature of shipments in transit. As an optional service, temperatures during transport can be recorded utilizing the SmartSensor XP technology. Data collected by SmartSensor uploads automatically to DHL's LifeTrack IT platform via a Web portal. Developed expressly for the life sciences and healthcare sector by LifeConEx, a subsidiary of DHL Global Forwarding, LifeTrack is an integrated operational tool for all logistics and temperature data.

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DHL Global Forwarding Launches Air-Freight Service for Life Sciences