Temperature Control Packaging Leader Pelican BioThermal Enhances Global Cold Chain Support in 13 Countries
(MINNEAPOLIS – December 19, 2016) – In 2016, Pelican BioThermal, the global leader in cold chain, providing the broadest and most innovative range of temperature controlled packaging solutions serving the life sciences industry, now has new locations and strategic partnerships in 13 countries across four continents.
“Our growing global network supports customers wherever they are located and establishes reliable, reputable and productive partnerships that strengthen the brand as a whole,” said Pelican BioThermal President, David Williams.
Offices and Service Centers
- Plymouth, Minnesota – Expanded manufacturing capability to support production of Chronos™ and CoolPall™ single-use temperature controlled shippers in the U.S. The newly finished space includes an additional of 14,000 square feet—an increase of 20 percent production and warehouse space.
- Europe – A new European Service Center designed to serve the global pharmaceutical sector, including reconditioning of the company’s Crēdo Cube™ range.
- Singapore – Co-located with their authorized distributor, Enviropac, this office serves as their newly created regional headquarters in Asia. It signals a significant development in Pelican BioThermal’s expanding presence and support network in the region.
- Republic of Korea, France and Germany – New local offices in order to deliver more timely customer and sales support with attention to time zones, language and culture,
The company also added several strategic and distribution partners to their global network:
To complement their network of Asian partners, Pelican BioThermal joined forces with the region’s distinguished distributors, Pharmaserv Express of the Philippines and CMC Element of China. Additionally, they’ve forged a new partnership with Asia’s leading healthcare services provider, Zuellig Pharma. Through this relationship, the Pelican BioThermal line of reusable Crēdo™ products now services cold chain needs in Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia.
To expand distribution in Central and South America, Pelican BioThermal partnered with BioThermal Solutions of Chile, Kroytec of Mexico, and NatBio of Brazil. These partnerships align with Pelican BioThermal’s goal of expanded distribution within growing and emerging markets.
Pelican BioThermal is a division of Pelican Products, Inc., which is celebrating its 40th anniversary throughout 2016. Visit PelicanBioThermal.com to learn more about the wide range of Pelican BioThermal products and global network of service centers.