Drug industry, FDA try to stay ahead of cargo thieves

Traynor, Kate
July 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;7/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 13, p1182
Academic Journal
The article discusses the April 2011 report from supply chain security firm FreightWatch International on cargo thefts involving pharmaceuticals, and highlights the efforts by the pharmaceutical industry in tackling the same. Aspects discussed at a Rockville, Maryland-based Drug Information Association symposium by security expert Gregg Goneconto are highlighted. Several instances of such thefts including a March 2010 burglary of the Eli Lilly warehouse in Enfield, Connecticut are included.


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