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FedEx Global Supply Chain Services

Cold Chain Services


Overview
When your shipment must stay cool from pickup to delivery, you can count on FedEx Cold Chain services.   Leveraging the experience and capabilities of FedEx Custom Critical, FedEx SCS arranges for a temperature-controlled air-cargo container and exclusive-use vehicles for pickup and delivery. FedEx Express handles the air transportation and you receive peace of mind.
 
Service options to meet every need.
To ensure that both you and your customers’ expectations are met, FedEx Global Supply Chain Services makes diverse Cold Chain solutions available under our management. 
  • Ability to maintain tight temperature ranges, whether it's 2-8 degrees Celsius, deep cold or room temperature.
  • Ability to regulate container placement within the aircraft, along with the cargo-hold temperature, for optimal performance of the cargo container.
  • A specially trained Temperature-Control Services Team to handle your temperature-sensitive airfreight shipments.
  • Shipment tracking from pickup to delivery, with unmatched command and control of the freight within the FedEx network.

Leveraging FedEx Custom Critical services:

Temp-Assure Air features:
  • Locates, picks up and services the container.
  • Delivers the container to the freight pickup location.
  • Transports the container to a FedEx Express ramp, where it is loaded on a FedEx Express flight.
  • Picks up at the delivery ramp, completes the door-to-door delivery and returns the container.
  • Provides proactive notification throughout the shipment.

Temp-Assure Validated Air features:

  • Hard-copy temperature documentation, to provide a compliant audit trail and facilitate regulatory compliance.
  • Standard Operating Procedures and a Validation Master Plan to ensure that every shipment is handled according to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Temperature monitoring: container's temperature reading is checked throughout the shipment.
  • Temp-Assure Validated Air is ideal for international shipments




Let FedEx handle the details.
A streamlined, automated system that provides high levels of accuracy and reliability is no small task. It requires a robust mix of information technology and physical resources that can only come from a global company like FedEx.
  • Shipment monitoring, delay detection and recovery.
  • ISO 9001:2000 certified.


With FedEx managing your Cold Chain transportation, you can trust us to keep our cool.


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