The life sciences industry relies heavily on time-critical logistics. Shipments containing blood, tissue, or organs can often mean life or death for the recipient. It is imperative for hospitals, clinics, and specimen banks to effectively plan, route, and track these shipments. Shipping medical specimen can be done internally, which can be costly, or through a Third Party Logistics provider. It is imperative for the hospitals or clinics to utilize adaptive technology for added visibility and ease of use.