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Site Materials & Logistics

5 Countries with Challenging Import Regulations

By On March 14, 2017

  Shipping Study Supplies Internationally: How to Avoid Customs Delays in these Five Challenging Countries Shipping study supplies internationally is a challenge, even for the experts.  I have found In my 20+… Read More

Site Materials & Logistics

Reclaiming the Power of Paper for Clinical Trial Materials

By On June 15, 2015

We live in a digital world.  Need directions? Use your phone app. Looking for your bank balance? Simply open your mobile banking app and log in. Want to read a book? Just… Read More

global footprint
Life-Science Events

Imperial Expands Global Footprint with UK Acquisition

By On April 30, 2015

  Global studies are the norm, more often than not in this day and age. As this trend continues, so too must the infrastructure development and the global footprint of companies that… Read More

outsourcing for life sciences
Site Materials & Logistics

Podcast #05: A Proactive Approach to Outsourcing

By On January 30, 2015

Sponsors and CROs: Are you reactive or proactive in patient recruitment? Hope Cullen, Associate Director of Operations at Imperial Graphics, discusses the unique liaison between sponsors, CROs and vendors. Hear in this… Read More

global logistics
Business Insights

7 Caveats to ‘Just Ship It’, Part 2

By On January 21, 2015

If you think logistics isn’t your business, think again… Logistics processes are not just for logistics personnel – they should be understood by everyone involved in the process in order to avoid… Read More

outsourcing partnership
Business Insights

Outsourcing Partnerships: Factors You Need to Consider

By On December 5, 2014

There are few examples of truly innovative outsourcing partnerships in the life sciences. These partnerships bring together two or more companies in a structurally integrated manner to yield untapped efficiencies. The most… Read More

global logistics
Site Materials & Logistics

7 Caveats to ‘Just Ship It’, Part 1

By On November 14, 2014

If you think logistics isn’t your business, think again… I often hear the phrase: “I provided you an address, just ship it, what’s the big deal?” Logistics processes are not just for… Read More

site selection
Site Materials & Logistics

Tried & True Principles for Global Site Selection

By On October 30, 2014

The drug development industry has seen a seismic shift in the past decade with regards to how investigative sites are identified and selected for clinical trials. Like many other aspects of our… Read More

multinational clinical trials
Patient Recruitment and Retention

Podcast Episode #02: Winning in the World of Multinational Clinical Trials

By On June 24, 2014

Winning in the World of Multinational Clinical Trials 45% of clinical trials are conducted exclusively in non-U.S. countries, and only 6% are registered in both the U.S. and rest of world. The… Read More

Business Insights

3 Keys to Service Excellence and Customer Satisfaction

By On March 17, 2014

Service organizations are more aware than ever of the cost of replacing an unhappy customer. We’ve all seen the statistics, an unhappy customer will, on average, tell 10 others about their unsatisfactory experience. In… Read More