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17 May 2022

Whitepaper: Embracing best practice in critical cargoes to bring added value to your services

Air cargo’s resilience during the pandemic has moved it up the aviation agenda. Providing excellence in key air cargo sectors has therefore become critical. The pharmaceutical industry moves more than $1 trillion worth of cargo every year, for example.

Those organizations with the best skills, the best service, and the best infrastructure in pharma and similar sensitive cargoes will benefit most.

The Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) was designed to address industry concerns in the handling and transport practices for pharmaceutical, live animal, and perishable shipments.

What will the CEIV whitepaper teach me?

The CEIV whitepaper details the step-by-step approach to best practice that ensures every company maximizes their skillset and facilities. The four-step process takes your organization through: 

  1. Training
  2. Assessment through Gap Analysis
  3. Validation
  4. Certification


Download the full CEIV Whitepaper


What challenges does CEIV address?


CEIV Pharma:

  • Inappropriate handling or temperature variations can cause product degradation
  • Sector needs global certification to assure consistent standards and product integrity

CEIV Fresh:

  • Food loss and waste occur throughout the supply chain
  • Suppliers must meet customer demand for fresh, healthy products

CEIV Live Animals:

  • Animals must travel in a safe, healthy, and humane way.
  • Competency must improve to ensure animal transportation is compliant with regulations


There are unique aspects to every certification, but the CEIV whitepaper shows how every organization can benefit through:

  • Skilled staff—thanks to the training
  • A robust quality management system—inspired and enhanced by the assessment and validation steps
  • Fit-for-purpose infrastructure—designed to ensure best practice and certification in the CEIV global standard

Why is CEIV the right solution for your organization?

CEIV certification is proof that your organization follows best practice in all relevant fields. Customers will want to do business with you, trusting in the commitment and transparency you provide throughout the supply chain. Your organization, in turn, is best placed to take advantage of numerous opportunities in critical and lucrative sectors.


For more information visit: CEIV Pharma | CEIV Live Animals | CEIV Fresh

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