Accuristix announces a Long Term Contract with Roche Canada as Logistics Provider for their Commercial & Clinical Pharmaceuticals.

Accuristix announces a Long Term Contract with Roche Canada as Logistics Provider for their Commercial & Clinical Pharmaceuticals (CNW Group/Accuristix)

OAKVILLE, ON, July 23, 2012 /CNW/ - Accuristix is pleased to announce it has been awarded a long term contract by Hoffmann-La Roche Limited (Roche Canada) as its supply chain partner to handle the storage and distribution of their commercial pharmaceuticals, clinical trials, samples and promotional literature. As the leading Canadian 3PL provider focused exclusively on healthcare, Accuristix will provide Roche Canada with a flexible, scalable solution that incorporates technological leadership and integration with end to end supply chain visibility and efficient, quality controlled operations.

Accuristix will manage Roche Canada's logistic services at its new healthcare facility commencing in early 2013. Roche Canada's pharmaceutical, biologic and clinical trial products will be stored in dedicated, customized space including the fully validated 1000 pallet pharmaceutical cooler, unique in Canada for its integrated receiving and shipping docks.

"We've created a platform for sustainable growth focused on achieving measurable benefits for Roche Canada and their customers'" says Cameron Joyce, President, Accuristix. "We bring proven expertise in healthcare, GMP and quality assurance standards, technology and customized solutions that support Roche Canada's vision for improved operational quality, performance and cost efficiency."

Accuristix and Roche Canada share cultural alignment and mutual values of integrity and passion for their products, services, customers and people. This long term partnership offers both companies the opportunity to grow their respective businesses while offering their customers innovation and excellence.

About Accuristix

Accuristix is a third party logistics provider focused exclusively on advancing healthcare logistics to its manufacturing clients in the pharmaceutical, specialty pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, consumer health products and related segments of the health care industry. Accuristix technology innovation, healthcare logistics focus, flexibility and client relationship management are the principal factors that define their business approach and success. Accuristix (www.accuristix.com) currently operates eight distribution centers in Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal, including their latest state-of-the-art dedicated pharmaceutical facility located in Vaughan, Ontario.

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SOURCE: Accuristix

For further information:

Tanis Gardner
Accuristix
(905) 829-9927 ext. 2233
tgardner@accuristix.com