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Benefits of Foreign Trade Zones

A Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) writes[1], is a secure area supervised by CBP, but treated as being outside United States trade boundaries.  Companies utilizing an FTZ have the legal opportunity to pay lower duty rates or possibly avoid paying them altogether as...

Thursday, September 30, 2021 | Read More

Resilience Analysis of Vaccine Supply Chain

Released by Sentry BioPharma Services In, as it says, what now appears to be a prescient discussion described in an article written in April, 2020[1], Tim Gunn wrote about how vaccine cold chain supply practices were soon going to be put to the test to store and distribute COVID-19 vaccines....

Friday, July 23, 2021 | Read More

Mitigating the Logistical Challenges Associated with Clinical Studies of Investigational Drugs

How Sentry BioPharma Services supports clinical studies with just-in-time custom labeling/kitting/packaging and more. Released by Sentry BioPharma Services Contract Pharma Staff 06.17.21As crucial to innovation as they are, clinical studies come with a unique set of logistical challenges...

Thursday, June 24, 2021 | Read More

Temperature

GMP Validated Temperature Storage

Receive, Store and Ship: Sentry's GMP Warehouse Agility Enhances Your Supply Chain

As guardians of temperature-sensitive products, Sentry maintains GMP validated temperature storage as a core competency.  Sentry offers the following environments for clinical trial material storage, drug storage, vaccine storage and medical device storage:

  • Ambient: +15°C to +30°C
  • Controlled Room Temperature: +20°C to +25°C
  • Refrigerated: +2°C to +8°C
  • Frozen: -15°C to -25°C
  • Low-Temp Frozen: -35°C to -45°C
  • Custom Frozen: -40°C to -60°C
  • Custom Ultra-Low: -65°C to -85°C
  • Ultra-Low: -70°C to -90°C
  • Vapor Phase: <-135°C
  • Custom Temperature Solutions: 0°C to <-135°C

Temperature Controlled Storage

Sentry's expertise, quality program, and validated processes present an opportunity to meet any GMP storage need. Validated IT systems, infrastructure and processes can accommodate ICH recommended drug storage ranges while allowing virtually any customized storage environment for the unique and stringent requirements of biological products.

Sentry maintains control over product classifications and locations within its GMP warehouse. This sophisticated inventory management capability supports pharmaceutical packaging, returns, quarantine, controlled substances and even enhanced security for high-risk products. Sentry's guardianship is evident in the systems implemented and the processes utilized to mitigate risks that may adversely impact product safety, identity, strength, purity and quality (SISPQ).

  • Validated temperature monitoring system for each drug storage environment
  • Validated GMP warehouse management system
  • Redundancy of critical systems to ensure business continuity and control
  • Infrastructure for rapid implementation or expansion

For more information about how Sentry's GMP warehouse and best-in-class processes can help you focus on your core business, contact Sentry via email or by phone at 1-866-757-7400.