IRVINE, Calif., May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MNX Global Logistics, a global leader providing expedited and cold-chain transportation and logistics solutions to the life sciences and biopharmaceutical industry, announced today that it is expanding its GPS and cellular location-based real-time shipment integrity monitoring services through a partnership with Biologistex, LLC, a joint venture of BioLife Solutions (NASDAQ: BLFS) and SAVSU Technologies, a subsidiary of privately held Barson Corporation.
biologistexTM is a new cloud based Software as a Service (SaaS) application for real-time status monitoring of temperature sensitive biological payloads. Working with the evoTM Smart Shipper's embedded electronic sensors, biologistex will receive a live stream of critical payload information, such as location, temperature, pressure, humidity and tilt from the shipper. MNX's solutions specialists will be trained in the biologistex platform, and empowered to use its actionable intelligence to ensure that every shipment arrives within its time, temperature and compliance parameters.
"We continually add products and services to our offering that enhance the value that we bring to our customers," said Paul J. Martins, MNX CEO. "The evo Smart Shipper and biologistex cloud SaaS complement our drive to leverage cutting-edge technologies that help simplify cold-chain shipments for customers in the cell therapy and regenerative medicine markets."
"MNX is the worldwide leader when it comes to the use of real-time surveillance tools to constantly monitor the health of its shipments," adds Larry Glasscock, MNX Senior Vice President. "biologistex and the evo Smart Shipper add to this capability and provide a unique solution that is specially tailored for our life sciences and biopharmaceutical customers. These customers now have a fully integrated and seamless way to package and ship their biologics, vaccines or cell therapies, and have the end-to-end transportation process managed for them."
MNX continues to innovate and leverage new technologies like the biologistex platform and evo Smart Shipper to help its customers get their most critical and sensitive shipments to its destination on time and in the right condition, every time. MNX's Solutions Specialists are trained to take advantage of these technology enablers to intervene whenever a shipment is compromised. For MNX's customers, this offers the ultimate peace-of-mind.
MNX is a premier global provider of specialized, expedited transportation and logistics services. Clients include multinational leaders in the aviation, life science, medical device, secure custody and control, technology, luxury fashion and entertainment industries. These organizations rely on MNX's exceptional record of transporting critical items around the world. www.mnx.com
About biologistex Cold Chain SaaS App
The biologistex cloud based cold chain management service is a new integrated logistics and track and trace web app used by shippers of time and temperature sensitive biologic materials. The evo Smart Shipper is a state of the art precision thermal shipping container with embedded payload monitoring, GPS location tracking, and cellular communication electronics that transmit critical shipment information to the cloud. This SaaS app enables users to monitor high value shipments during transit and configure actionable alerts for downstream recipients for location, approaching destination, delivery, package open, and remaining shelf life or stability via the patent pending StableAlert® countdown timer.
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