Marken opens new site in Dublin

Dublin, Ireland: US-based Marken, a wholly owned subsidiary of UPS, has opened a new refrigerated site in Dublin.

There are 75 pharmaceutical companies operating in Ireland with 40 pharma and biopharma plants, according to the Irish Development Association.

The Marken site near the Dublin airport and will offer temperature-controlled preparation and conditioning of packaging for customers in Ireland and Europe.

Ariette Van Strien, president, Marken, said: “Because of Ireland’s strong ties to the pharmaceutical industry, Marken and our parent company UPS continue to invest in service and operational capabilities. 

“UPS acquired Nightline Logistics group in 2017 and expanded its domestic and cross-border solutions even more recently. The opening of the new Dublin cold chain branch builds on those investments and allows Marken to better serve our clients in a market experiencing exponential growth.”
Marken has logistics hubs in 54 locations worldwide for clinical trial material storage and distribution.”

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