Logistics and Supply Chain Management

The international healthcare market is valued at more than $1 trillion in goods — and spending is expected to grow 5 percent annually through 2013. Given the huge growth within this industry, you need a global distribution network to manage your healthcare logistics efficiently and cost-effectively. We have the experience and the access to help you succeed.

What’s New in Healthcare Logistics and Supply Chain Management?

We bring you the latest news so you can stay current on healthcare logistics and medical supply chain management solutions.

Live Webinar – May 6, 1PM EST: Exploring Healthcare Globalization and Overcoming Major Challenges To Your Supply Chain

From the FedEx blog: Risky Business: Risk management methods used in the healthcare industry

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From the FedEx blog: What you always wanted to know about Good Distribution Practices (GDP), but did not dare to ask.


Global Distribution

Don't add costly overhead by building your own global distribution network and investing in best-in-class technology. Instead, use ours.

  • FedEx Critical Inventory Logistics®. We can position your critical products closer to where your field teams need them. Then, we can determine the closest location and optimum transportation option for each order. Plus, we'll monitor each shipment every step of the way until it reaches its final destination.
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  • FedEx® Fulfillment Services. Take advantage of the FedEx Global Distribution Center in Memphis — our 24/7 facility with late-night access to the FedEx Express World hub in Memphis. This temperature-controlled and -monitored facility is ideal for storing medical devices and high-tech products.
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To learn more about these services, contact your account executive or email FedExSupplyChain@fedex.com with "Healthcare Solutions" in the subject line. Please include your name, your company name and your telephone number in the email body.

Managed Transportation

Turn supply chain management into a competitive strategy. By outsourcing these solutions to a trusted provider, you can focus on your business, reduce costs and improve overall customer service.

FedEx® Transportation Management. This outsourced service provides end-to-end transportation management: optimized, multi-modal and door-to-door. It utilizes our network — along with a select group of core carriers — to help you improve operational efficiencies and customer service.

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Freight Forwarding

FedEx Trade Networks provides global freight forwarding services that can help increase your supply chain efficiency and drive down costs. This solution is ideal for customers who need to ship lower-value medical supplies or disposables.

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