Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccine Solutions and Beyond
Highlighting our rapid progress, innovation and service along the entire supply chain, down to the last mile.
November 16, 2021
How control towers can improve pharma's supply chain
While biopharmaceutical supply chain control towers lack the soaring height of their air traffic counterparts, they offer visibility to ensure that prescribed medications arrive at their destination safely – particularly those that are temperature controlled. Today most newly approved medications have strict temperature control and handling requirements. Yet according to a 2019 IQVIA Institute study, the pharmaceutical industry loses around $35 billion annually for temperature-related product issues. With mRNA-based treatments accelerating along with precision medicine and other biologic drug discoveries, the need for strict thermal control will only increase in urgency, creating the need for visibility into product status and condition.
November 8, 2021
AeroSafe Global Named #8 Fastest Growing Company by Rochester Top 100
AeroSafe Global, a leading provider of cold chain solutions to the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, specialty pharmacy and medical device industries, today announced that it earned the No. 8 spot on the 2021 Top 100 list of fastest-growing, privately owned companies in the Rochester region. The company also ranked No. 1316 on the 2021 Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing companies.
October 25, 2021
COVID-19: Bending, Not Breaking, Biopharma Supply Chains
Though a multitude of supply chain challenges were brought on by COVID, the biopharma industry rose to challenge after challenge, effectively demonstrating an ability to tackle problems while fortifying operations for the next large-scale crisis. From lack of domestic API production to increased cold chain needs, what do biopharma supply chains need to focus on to be better positioned for the next impactful event?
October 24, 2021
Five Lessons From COVID: Looking Back to Keep Moving Ahead
From the temperature-controlled requirements of the mRNA-backed vaccines, to sourcing clinical staff and supplies, and finally the need to meet high demand, COVID-19 challenged even the most resilient supply chains and seasoned leaders. As 2021 winds down, with the virus still permeating most aspects of life, what have we learned about it along the way that will fortify supply chains even after it recedes?
October 5, 2021
Pharmaceutical Processing World: How direct to patient can impact pharma supply chains
Looking at how rapidly direct-to-patient medication delivery is expanding, and taking cues from the success of site-less clinical trials, what can supply chains expect in terms of commercial challenges and opportunities?
September 24, 2021
The Opportunity for Sustainability
Pharma’s prime chance to reduce carbon emissions from supply chain is now and reuse is key.
September 15, 2021
AeroSafe Global Appoints Rick Lozano as Chief Commercial Officer
Pharmaceutical Industry Veteran to Support Company's Continued Growth Alongside Chief Digital Officer, Scott Whyte
August 27, 2021
Link: The Multiplier Effect Podcast: Jay McHarg — Supply Chain Talent Acquisition Strategies and Maximizing Physical Footprint with AeroSafe Global
Jay McHarg, CEO of AeroSafe Global joins us with Alan Rosenhoch from Endeavor Western New York to share insight around AeroSafe's talent acquisition strategy.
August 18, 2021
PRWeb: AeroSafe Global Ranks No. 1316 on 2021 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies
AeroSafe Global announced that it has been ranked No. 1316 on the annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The company experienced exponential revenue growth of more than 300% from 2017 to 2020.
August 13, 2021
Pharmaceutical Technology: Beyond Reusability in Cold-Chain Shippers
“Many large pharma companies have initiatives in place to become carbon neutral in the coming decades,” notes Jay McHarg, CEO at AeroSafe Global. So, sustainable packaging is receiving a lot of attention, particularly for temperature-controlled packaging.
August 4, 2021
AVANews: NYSEG and RG&E Empower Local Manufacturers
AeroSafe provides supply chain solutions to the world’s leading biopharma companies. It manufactures proprietary packaging and provides logistics and operational services to ensure the safe delivery of temperature sensitive biopharmaceuticals.
July 29, 2021
DeSoto Times-Tribune: AeroSafe Global locates manufacturing operations in Olive Branch
AeroSafe Global is locating a branch of its manufacturing operations to Olive Branch, Mississippi. The project is a $2.5 million corporate investment that will create 100 jobs.
July 22, 2021
European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer: The sustainable supply chain
The decision to move away from single-use shippers to a more sustainable alternative is an easy one when you combine the benefits for the environment and end-users with the potential impact on the bottom line.
July 20, 2021
The Post: Rochester Chamber presents Business Person of the Year awards
Jay McHarg, CEO of AeroSafe Global, won in the category for business with over 50 employees.
July 19, 2021
Pharmaceutical Technology: Cold-Chain Shippers, One-Trip vs. Multiple Trips
AeroSafe Global CEO Jay McHarg explains the decision-making considerations for making the transition from single-use to reusable shippers.
June 1, 2021
Life Science Leader: Why The DTP Model Is A Win For Drug Manufacturers And Patients
Direct to patient (DTP) strategies provide an opportunity for pharmaceutical manufacturers to provide patient satisfaction, increased confidence and save money on supply chain costs.
February 5, 2021
8 WROC CBS: Jay McHarg, CEO of AeroSafe Global, spoke with Mark Gruba to discuss how our Rochester-based company is protecting the COVID-19 vaccines being shipped around the world.
We’re now supporting about 85 countries through 15 partner service sites around the globe and we’re fortunate to be in a position to help with the pandemic.
January 27, 2021
Bloomberg TV: The CEO of cold storage maker Aerosafe Global says the U.S. is leading the world in efforts to vaccinate against Covid-19
Jay McHarg appeared on Bloomberg TV to talk about the current state of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution efforts.
January 12, 2021
8 WROC CBS: COVID Vaccine shipments a top priority at Aerosafe Global in Rochester
A service-driven company in Rochester is helping distribute COVID-19 vaccines all over the world.
January 5, 2021
13 WHAM ABC: Local Workers Playing Key role in COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
From global distribution to local delivery, AeroSafe Global's thermal shippers are keeping vials of precious COVID-19 vaccine safe and viable as they make their way to hospitals, pharmacies and nursing homes.
December 28, 2020
Tages-Anzeiger: The “Vaccination” supplies the Covid vaccine in the “pizza box”
The Swiss Army has already received 107,000 vaccine doses. Now the fine distribution to the cantons is underway.
December 23, 2020
WXXI: Local Company Helps with Shipping and Packaging of COVID-19 Vaccines
AeroSafe Global CEO Jay McHarg weighs in on how the Rochester-based company’s 15 years of experience helps solve for today’s COVID-19 health crisis
December 23, 2020
USA Today: Rochester, New York Company Aerosafe Global Playing Pivotal Role in 'Last Mile ' of COVID Vaccine Delivery
Rochester-based AeroSafe Global pivoted seven years ago to a full-service, cold chain packaging and services operation, yet keeps strong ties “close to home.”
December 21, 2020
Outcomes Rocket: COVID Vaccine Delivery Challenges & Solutions
Scott Whyte, Chief Digital Officer at AeroSafe Global, discusses the role of AeroSafe Global in combatting challenges of COVID_19 vaccine distribution to help improve the lives of patients around the world.
December 19, 2020
Good Morning America: CVS, Walgreens deliver vaccine shots to nursing homes
The retail companies are administering vaccine shots to nursing home staff and residents with first and second doses before setting up plans to get the vaccine to the public next spring
December 15, 2020
Alliance for Health Policy Reporter Briefing: Industry Perspectives on Vaccine Deployment
COVID-19 vaccines are only successful if they can get to patients safely. AeroSafe Global CEO Jay McHarg joined Alliance for Health Policy to brief reporters on cold chain solutions and successful vaccine deployment.
December 7, 2020
STAT: On the ground, the pledge to vaccinate 20 million against Covid-19 in December seems unrealistic
CVS and Walgreens turn to AeroSafe Global cold chain shippers to distribute COVID-19 vaccine doses to nursing homes.
December 4, 2020
Bloomberg Opinion: Vaccine Supply Chains Bend But Don’t Break
AeroSafe Global is proud to provide its cold chain and logistics support to CVSHealth as part its initiative to administer the COVID19 vaccine at more than 30,000 elder-care facilities around the country.
December 2, 2020
The Wall Street Journal: CVS, Walgreens Gear Up to Deliver Covid-19 Vaccines to Nursing Homes
To keep COVID-19 vaccines cold en route and at nursing homes, CVS says it will transport them in a special reusable cooling container made by AeroSafe Global.
November 23, 2020
Wired: The Last, ‘Ultra-Cold’ Mile for Covid-19 Vaccines
There is a tech fix for the cold-chain challenges presented by the COVID-19 vaccine – customizable temperature-controlled boxes made by AeroSafe Global.
November 4, 2020
Rochester Chamber of Commerce: AeroSafe Global Named a Top 10 Employer in Rochester Chamber of Commerce Top 100 List
AeroSafe Global is a proud member of the Rochester business community.
September 10, 2020
AeroSafe Global Announces Closing of Growth Financing Round
AeroSafe Global announced the closing of a $47.5 million round of growth financing with participation from new investors Merck Global Health Innovation Fund and Escalate Capital.
August 20, 2020
Endeavor Global: AeroSafe Global’s CEO Selected as Fifth Western New York Entrepreneur to Join Endeavor Global’s Network
AeroSafe Global CEO Jay McHarg joins group of 2,000+ high-impact entrepreneurs from across the globe as part of Endeavor Global entrepreneur network