Global reach extended to major pharma market in Oceania
Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature-controlled packaging, announced the further expansion of its worldwide reach into Australia and New Zealand, effective immediately. Wilpak Group International will provide sales and support from their headquarters in Melbourne, Australia.
This is also an expansion of the current successful global partnership with Wilpak Group International. Pelican BioThermal provides its customers the additional option to utilize their InsulCap portfolio of thermal covers to protect temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical payloads.
“We are pleased to announce the latest expansion of our global footprint,” said Ed Meyer, Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Pelican BioThermal. “We have expanded our distribution to Australia and New Zealand, working in conjunction with fellow industry leading supplier Wilpak, whose technologically advanced thermal blankets complement our own product range, offering another thermal protection option for our customers.”
Adam Wilson, Managing Director of Wilpak Group International, added: “We welcome the opportunity to develop a closer partnership with Pelican BioThermal. Our product portfolios are complementary to managing a pharmaceutical manufacturer’s needs for temperature control during shipment. It’s exciting to be trusted with expanding availability of the Cr?do, CoolGuard and CoolPall thermal packaging lines into Australia and New Zealand. I’m thrilled about the opportunities sure to follow the expanded collaboration between our two companies.”
For information on Pelican BioThermal and its wide range of products and offerings, visit www.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 in numerous outdoor markets. Pelican products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 26 countries, with 24 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 www.pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.
About Pelican BioThermal
Pelican BioThermal LLC offers the widest range of 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 efforts have received recognition including the U.S. Army’s Greatest Inventions, the Made in Minnesota Manufacturing award for supply chain innovators, the Finance & Commerce Progress Minnesota award for business growth and the Twin Cities Business Manufacturing Excellence award. Pelican BioThermal’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.