Coronavirus Info Center

News & Resources to Support Your Supply Chain

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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The coronavirus outbreak is a constantly evolving situation, and The Quick Group is committed to staying in close communication with our customers during this health crisis. This page is designed to provide you with the latest information and answers to your questions regarding how the outbreak is impacting global shipments. We’re also including links to relevant information published by expert sources. If you have questions or need information that is not addressed on this page, please contact your local customer service office or your Quick/Sterling representative.

In the meantime, we remain focused on continuing to deliver the transportation solutions that meet your urgent shipping needs.

Latest News

US FDA authorizes Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine for use in people ages 12 to 15

11 May, 2021 - VACCINE UPDATES - North America
The US Food and Drug Administration has expanded the emergency use authorization for Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to include ages 12 - 15. This is the first COVID-19 vaccine in the US authorized for use in younger teens and adolescents.

W.H.O. approves China’s Sinopharm vaccine for emergency use.

The World Health Organization approved China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, easing the way for poorer nations to have access to the shot to help end the pandemic

Canada authorizes coronavirus vaccine for children ages 12 to 15

05 May, 2021 - VACCINE UPDATES - North America
Canada has authorized the use of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine for children between the ages of 12 and 15. Canada is the first country in the world to do so.
Also today: The US FDA is expected to authorize the use of this vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds very soon.

ALERT: The United States will restrict travel from India due to the devastating rise in COVID-19 cases in the country.

The Quick Group's logistics experts are standing by to coordinate your urgent shipments—please reach out to your local Customer Service Center 24/7 with any questions:

Vaccine news: Pfizer announced today the results of a study, which shows their COVID-19 vaccine is 90% effective for at least 6 months—and protects against the South Africa variant.

01 Apr, 2021 - VACCINE UPDATES -
This comes after yesterday's announcement that their coronavirus vaccine was 100% effective in preventing COVID-19 in children ages 12 to 15.

Giving blood after the coronavirus vaccine

23 Mar, 2021 - North America, APAC
With blood drives cancelled and donation facilities closed since the start of the pandemic, the US blood supply has been significantly impacted. Learn about the safety measures in place to protect donors and how you can help organizations like the Red Cross meet their ongoing need for blood and platelet donations.
Next-gen Tech: Connecting Aviation Companies to Their Global Supply Chain

Next-gen Tech: Connecting Aviation Companies to Their Global Supply Chain

12 May, 2021 - Podcasts & eBooks
Sterling's Steve Wilson joins our latest QuickConversations podcast to talk about trends and shares a preview of QuickOnline 2.0—our AOG & Aviation logistics platform. Listen today!

Global Inventory Management Program of Technology Assets for Financial Institution

12 May, 2021 - Case Studies
Learn how Quick Specialty Logistics was able to help a US-based multinational financial services company gain more control over their IT assets globally. A solution that would meet their goal of strengthening security by tracking all global datacenter assets. Read Case Study
In case you missed it

In case you missed it

11 May, 2021 - Helpful Links, Case Studies
Read how QuickSTAT worked closely with a CRO on using QuickOnlineRX to train 250+ sites— in three days, during the pandemic— to facilitate compliant Direct-To-Patient (DTP) bookings.
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It's Nurses Week

It's Nurses Week

11 May, 2021
This annual celebration takes on even greater significance due to the incredible role nurses have played throughout the pandemic. We share our gratitude to nurses worldwide for their outstanding contributions to the health and care of their patients—today and every day!