Final Analysis - the Last Mile

“Inappropriate drug storage can reduce the quality of the product, so patients and investigators must be aware of the risks.  Clinical trials insight will take a look at  the importance of ‘last mile distribution’ to understand the effects it has on patient safety as well as cost for pharmaceutical companies”.

Yamato Asia exploring open locker concept in Singapore

YAMATO Asia is looking to embark on a trial of an open locker system here to facilitate deliveries of parcels to consumers, even as it expresses support for the government's nationwide locker system.

At the same time, it will be the operator that receives, consolidates and distributes deliveries to retailers in a government-supported trial.

Managing director Richard Chua told The Business Times: "We are happy to support the government in any way we can on the nationwide locker system.