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DHL Global Forwarding Launches Ocean Thermonet

DHL Global Forwarding has launched DHL Ocean Thermonet, a new ocean freight product tailored to the life sciences and healthcare sector.

It enables round-the-clock monitoring of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products, with the ability to intervene at short notice in the event of incidents. Ocean Thermonet provides monitoring and intervention based on pre-determined touch points and DHL’s SmartSensor technology. Data transfer takes place in real time via the GSM network, and enables notifications of any changes of status. The transmitted information can be retrieved at any time via LifeTrack’s Web or mobile app offering. The application shows shipment details, including routing, movement milestones and interventions made to ensure cargo safety. Upon completion of key logistical events or detection of potential irregularities, the app informs the user and provides details about measures taken.

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It enables round-the-clock monitoring of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical products, with the ability to intervene at short notice in the event of incidents. Ocean Thermonet provides monitoring and intervention based on pre-determined touch points and DHL’s SmartSensor technology. Data transfer takes place in real time via the GSM network, and enables notifications of any changes of status. The transmitted information can be retrieved at any time via LifeTrack’s Web or mobile app offering. The application shows shipment details, including routing, movement milestones and interventions made to ensure cargo safety. Upon completion of key logistical events or detection of potential irregularities, the app informs the user and provides details about measures taken.

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