Official opening of new network station offering flexible shipping options to epicentre of pharmaceutical industry and logistics hub
Peli BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, launched its new network station and service centre in Dublin, Ireland with an official opening ceremony at the facility dedicated to service, refurbish, repair and condition Peli BioThermal’s reusable Crēdo on Demand shippers.
Leaders from global pharmaceutical companies, airfreight and logistics businesses attended the prestigious event, staged to mark the official unveiling of the Dublin network station and service centre. Strategically located in Harristown, next to Dublin Airport the factility is ideally located to serve the ever growing pharma industry in Ireland, home to some of the world’s leading biotech and pharma companies.
The Dublin facility is focused on Peli BioThermal’s Crēdo on Demand programme, which provide a high performance, flexible rental option for temperature controlled containers such as Crēdo Cargo, Crēdo™ Xtreme passive bulk containers, which provide excellent payload efficiency on aircraft and Crēdo™ Cube. This latest launch puts Peli BioThermal on track to realise its plan to exceed 100 network stations and drop points for its rental programme in 2019.
“We were delighted to officially open our network station and service centre in Dublin, a key hub of manufacturing and distribution for the pharma industry,” said Dominic Hyde, vice president of Crēdo™ on Demand. “Ireland is home to some of the largest pharmaceutical and healthcare companies in the world and our latest location provides customers more flexible and convenient shipping options at this major logistics hub.”
Following a ribbon cutting ceremony invited guests toured the facility at the event which also showcased the capabilities of Peli BioThermal’s temperature controlled shipping containers available via its Crēdo on Demand rental programme. The rapidly expanding rental programme allows businesses to select the shipper application that best fits their company’s requirements, logistics profile and budget.
Dublin is a key hub of manufacturing and distribution for the pharma industry and Ireland is home to some of the largest pharmaceutical and healthcare companies in the world including Lilly, Pfizer, Sanofi, Amgen, Allergan, Alexion, GlaxoSmithKline, Merck and Pramerica.
Visit www.pelibiothermal.com to learn more about the wide range of Peli BioThermal products and offerings.
Peli BioThermal is a division of Peli Products, S.L.U., which is the European arm 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 Peli Products
Peli Products, S.L.U. 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 enforecement, defense/military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and numerous outdoor markets. Peli™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. Headquartered in Torrance, CA, Pelican Products, Inc. operates in 26 countries, with 24 international sales offices and six manufacturing facilities across the globe. For more information, visit pelican.com or behrmancap.com.
About Peli BioThermal
Peli BioThermal Ltd. offers the widest range of temperature controlled packaging and service solutions to the global life sciences industry. The company is the recipient of two Queen’s Awards for Enterprise: International Trade in 2018 and Innovation in 2017. The company’s products ensure that delicate biological materials arrive intact and effective, despite exterior environments. Peli BioThermal is dedicated to developing innovative products designed to fulfil 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. Outside of Europe, the company does business under the name Pelican BioThermal LLC. For more information, visit pelibiothermal.com.