New locations spanning ten European countries further expands return options for growing rental program
(MINNEAPOLIS- April 12, 2018) — Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, announces 13 new European drop points. The drop points, located within Rhenus Logistics global network, further the expansion of Pelican BioThermal’s growing Crēdo™ on Demand rental program by providing additional points of return for reusable shipping assets.
“We are delighted to unveil our latest locations serving our Crēdo rental programs which are designed to provide our customers with options,” said Dominic Hyde, vice president of Crēdo on Demand. “Adding these drop points in key logistics hubs will allow our EMEA customers in pharmaceutical distribution the flexibility and convenience to choose the best drop-off location for their business.”
“This initiative with Pelican BioThermal is another positive demonstration of how the logistics industry has to strategically and transparently collaborate to create unique values in the ever-changing cold chain industry,” explained Jonathan Parish, international key account manager at Rhenus Logistics.
Operating worldwide, Rhenus Logistics has a number of GMP and GDP compliant pharmaceutical and healthcare storage warehousing sites in multiple locations throughout Europe offering Pelican BioThermal customers a wider service network when transporting pharmaceutical payloads globally. Located at easy-to-access locations Pelican BioThermal’s new drop points provide customers with an additional option for returning Crēdo on Demand assets at the end of the rental period, including Crēdo Xtreme™ pallet shippers and Crēdo™ Cargo bulk shippers. New locations include:
- Prague Airport (Czech Republic)
- Copenhagen Airport (Denmark)
- Lyon Airport (France)
- Paris Airport (France)
- Frankfurt Airport (Germany)
- Munich Airport (Germany)
- Stuttgart Airport (Germany)
- Dublin Airport (Ireland)
- Milan Airport (Italy)
- Amsterdam Airport (Netherlands)
- Warsaw Airport (Poland)
- Zurich Airport (Switzerland)
- Barcelona Airport (Spain)
The new EMEA drop points are among more than 50 global drop points planned for 2018, including additional locations planned for the Americas and Asia. To better support the rapidly expanding Crēdo™ on Demand program, the company is also expanding the number of network stations in 2018, which act as the origin point for new Crēdo on Demand rental assets, as well as providing services including conditioning and end of rental drop-off. Network stations are often co-locations of Pelican BioThermal service centers, which offer conditioning, refurbishment and repair to their line of Credo Cube™ temperature controlled packaging.
To learn more about the global network of drop points, service centers and network stations, as well as the wide range of Pelican BioThermal offerings, including Crēdo™ Cargo, Crēdo Xtreme™ and the Crēdo on Demand rental program, visit http://pelicanbiothermal.com.
Pelican BioThermal is a division of Pelican Products, Inc., which is a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, a private equity investment firm based in New York and San Francisco.
About Pelican Products
Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance protective cases, temperature controlled packaging solutions, advanced portable lighting systems and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and consumer. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 21 countries, with 22 international sales offices and six manufacturing facilities around the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.LU. For more information, visit pelican.com or behrmancap.com.
About Pelican BioThermal
Pelican BioThermal LLC offers the widest range of thermally protected, temperature controlled packaging and service solutions to the global life sciences industry. The company’s products ensure that delicate biological materials arrive intact and effective, despite exterior environments. Pelican BioThermal is dedicated to developing innovative products designed to fulfill the complex needs of the global life sciences industry. The company’s customers benefit from its extensive expertise in ensuring that temperature stability is maintained throughout the distribution chain. The company also offers a complete portfolio of services and software to support end-to-end temperature controlled packaging asset management. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli BioThermal Limited. For more information, visit pelicanbiothermal.com.
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The Rhenus Group is a logistics services provider with global business operations and annual turnover of EUR 4.8 billion. Rhenus has business sites at over 580 locations worldwide and employs more than 28,000 people. The Rhenus business areas – Contract
Logistics, Freight Logistics, Port Logistics and Public Transport – manage complex supply chains and provide a wealth of innovative value-added services .For more information, visit www.rhenus.com
Anna Julow Roolf
BLASTmedia for Pelican BioThermal