News | December 11, 2019

Pelican BioThermal Achieves International ISO Accreditation

Laboratories in the UK and US receive prestigious global recognition for technical capabilities and quality standards

Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature-controlled packaging, announces it has achieved accreditation for technical competency within its laboratories in Europe and the US.

Pelican BioThermal has received ISO/IEC 17025-2017 accreditation following a rigorous certification process. To achieve the status, the company’s laboratories in the UK and US were required to demonstrate consistent technical competency and implement the quality systems necessary to meet the high standards required to secure the internationally-recognized accreditation.

Pelican BioThermal vice president of worldwide product development and engineering, Greg Wheatley, said: “In order to receive this certification, Pelican BioThermal needed to demonstrate its technical competence, prove we operate a quality system, are impartial and can consistently generate technically valid results. Our global customers can confidently rely on our technical capabilities to achieve consistent quality in all of our laboratory operations.”

This independently assessed standard is used to confirm and recognize the competency, impartiality and consistent operation of laboratories worldwide. The objectives of this ISO accreditation are to establish quality in laboratory testing and reliability to ensure results are reproducible, prevent risk, detect deviations and improve efficiency.

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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 or

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. For more information, visit

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