This is a friendly reminder that the US will be celebrating our Independence Day on July 4. Please avoid shipping sample collections on Saturday, July 2. Shipments made on July 2 will not be delivered to Covance until Tuesday, July 5. If you must ship on July 2 a premium courier will need to be arranged and sponsor approval will be necessary for the additional expense.
On any given day, more than 7000 shipments of samples and kits travel around the world between investigator sites and a Covance Central Laboratory or to a third party lab. Tracking those shipments and making sure they arrive safely— and for samples, within stability—is the responsibility of Covance’s logistics department.
The employees in this department are located around the world and are dedicated to tracking all shipments including kits and samples. Continue reading