Boston-based PAREXEL International Corp., a global biopharmaceutical services provider, has announced the opening of its new European Coordination Hub and Distribution Center in Berlin-Schonefeld, Germany. The facility expands the Company's capacity to provide comprehensive clinical trial supply and logistics services to support clients' local, regional and global trial requirements.
"To safely and efficiently conduct clinical trials, our customers need highly specialized clinical supply and logistics services for studies that can span dozens of countries and hundreds of sites around the world," said Mark A. Goldberg, president and COO of PAREXEL. "Our new European distribution center reflects a commitment to simplify the important end-to-end supply-management aspect of the drug-development journey."
"Through this center, we can customize sourcing and distribution strategies for customers in ways that are efficient, robust and compliant with local regulations," said Thomas Senderovitz, Senior Vice President, Clinical Research Services, PAREXEL. "In addition, from this central location, we can provide responsive, timely delivery services to all EU destinations."
PAREXEL also is opening new full-service clinical trial supply depots in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. The facilities are part of PAREXEL's growing global system of more than 50 owned or in-network depots and three regional distribution centers.