Pelican BioThermal Announces Wilpak Global Partnership

Pelican BioThermal Announces Wilpak Global Partnership

Thermal covers from Pelican BioThermal

Thermal covers offer another option for protecting temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals

PLYMOUTH, Minnesota – November 15, 2018 – Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, announces its new global distribution partnership with Wilpak Group International.

The partnership provides Pelican BioThermal customers the option to utilize Wilpak’s thermal protection covers for the worldwide transportation of pharmaceutical payloads. “We are pleased to announce our global distribution partnership with Wilpak,” said Kevin Lawler, vice president of sales at Pelican BioThermal.

“Their thermal covers utilize advanced technology to provide an additional thermal protection option for our customers. We welcome this latest collaboration with a fellow industry leader, specializing in the latest technology offering thermal protection performance.” As part of the global partnership, Pelican BioThermal customers can now utilize Wilpak’s InsulCap® pallet covers, which provide protection against temperature spikes and weather extremes during the worldwide transportation of pharmaceuticals.

Wilpak’s thermal innovations complement the shipper systems deployed by Pelican BioThermal. When deployed during transportation, InsulCap® thermal covers provide additional protection from rapid temperature changes or when the cold chain is broken. “We are delighted to be the exclusive distributor of thermal covers for Pelican BioThermal through our InsulCap® line,” said Adam Wilson, managing director of Wilpak Group International.

“We are dedicated to collaborating with them to deliver world-leading thermal protection innovations.” The custom designed, reusable and recyclable thermal covers provide Pelican BioThermal customers with additional protection options against exposure to extreme hot and cold temperature spikes, helping to avert temperature excursions within the distribution chain.

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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 or

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

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About the Wilpak Group International

The Wilpak Group International specialize in offering world-leading transport refrigeration services. The company design and manufacture customized thermal innovations providing thermal protection solutions utilized by specific industries, including the international pharmaceutical sectors, in the global refrigerated transportation of products. The privately-owned Australian company has been dedicated to improving world health since 2003 and grown to become the largest manufacturer of thermal covers in Australia and Singapore, being a lead provider of specialist Cold Chain and Controlled Room Temperature solutions globally. For more information, visit