About us

Biocair is a global GDP logistics specialist with over 35 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life sciences sectors.

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A global team of industry experts

Biocair has built up a unique, client-centric approach by employing scientists in front-line logistics positions and assembling a team of best-in-class industry experts in quality, cold chain and regulatory compliance.

Biocair focuses on providing the most comprehensive time-sensitive and temperature-controlled logistics services available, whilst delivering flexible, tailored, cost effective solutions to all clients.

Our mission

To be the provider of choice for specialist logistics solutions to the global scientific community; based on the highest levels of care, expertise and precision; enabling our customers to retain absolute focus on research and development.

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One group, many experts

Our global network operates 24/7 in over 160 countries, providing GDP compliant life sciences supply chain management solutions.

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Personalized logistics

Biocair has always been there for healthcare professionals. We keep our clients’ requirements central to our thinking.

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Our ambition

Be a trusted partner that enables the scientific community to succeed by providing expertise and tailored logistics solutions.

Our history

For over 35 years Biocair has been at the forefront in delivering innovation to the global scientific community:

1986

Biocair founded

Biocair International Ltd is founded as a specialist logistics provider to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life sciences sectors.

Cambridge University and Kings College Chapel, in Cambridge UK

1993

Cambridge (UK) HQ opens

Biocair recruits its first science graduate and opens its first UK HQ in Cambridge.

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2002

Global expansion starts

Global expansion starts with Biocair’s first US office in Boston.

Biocairs office in Boston

2009

Biocair enters China

Biocair enters China, establishing its first Asian Hub in Shanghai.

Biocair enters China

2012

Acquired by the DPDgroup

Biocair to continue operating under same name.

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2014

Singapore office opens

Also, Biocair moves into its new Global HQ in Cambridge (UK).

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2016

Track and trace system launched

Biocair launches MyCair, its new track and trace system, and opens its South Africa network.

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2018

Global expansion continues

New office in London Heathrow, plus expansion in Belgium, Germany, South Africa and the US.

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2018 (cont.)

WDA(H) and GDP certificates issued

MHRA grants a WDA(H) and GDP certificate to the Global HQ.

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2019

Cell and gene therapy market focus

Liquid nitrogen shipper network launched.

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2019 (cont.)

CSR programme launched

Biocair shortlisted for Global Environmental and Sustainability Award.

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2020

Service expansion

Biocair announces partnership to provide end-to-end logistics services, enabling fully integrated temperature-controlled transportation and storage services.

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2021

Watch this space!

Growth continues with expansion of offices across the US and new offices in China, India and Germany…

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Our group

In 2012 Biocair was acquired by the DPDgroup. DPDgroup is the largest parcel delivery network in Europe and is part of GeoPost, which posted sales of €11 billion in 2020. GeoPost is a holding company owned by Le Groupe La Poste.

As a result, Biocair is able to benefit from enhanced supplier relationships and access to advanced technologies, networks and routes across the globe, enabling our logistics experts to implement industry-leading supply chain solutions for the life sciences sector.

Biocair in numbers

13,000

Customers all over the world

160+

Countries where Biocair has delivered

95%

Our overall service as voted by customers

99.96%

Shipments arriving in good condition

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