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Pelican BioThermal Opens South American Service Center

May 15, 2018

SAO PAULO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Pelican BioThermal, the global name in temperature controlled packaging, announces the grand opening of its South American service center, located in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The new facility will service reusable Crēdo Cube™ parcel shippers, including refurbishment and repair.

“Brazil is the world’s fifth largest pharmaceutical market; the largest economy in South America. And, the city of Sao Paulo is well positioned to act as logistics hub for the entire region,” explained Kevin Lawler, VP of sales at Pelican BioThermal. “With Sao Paulo offering clear advantages in terms of infrastructure, we’re confident that our decision to expand our presence here and open our South American service center will benefit not only pharmaceutical and biological companies currently shipping throughout the region, but also those who will look to do so in the future.”

The Sao Paulo facility will provide a variety of options for Pelican BioThermal customers, including optional conditioning, refurbishing and storage of Crēdo Cube shippers. The location complements the existing and expanding network of service centers, network stations and rental drop-off points spanning Europe, Asia and the Americas.

To learn more about the company’s global network of service centers, network station and drop points, as well as the wide range of Pelican BioThermal offerings, including Crēdo Cube, Crēdo Xtreme™ and the Crēdo™ on Demand rental program, visit http://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 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 .

All trademarks are registered and/or unregistered trademarks of Pelican Products, Inc., its subsidiaries and/or affiliates and others.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES BRAZIL NORTH AMERICA SOUTH AMERICA MINNESOTA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH HOSPITALS MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS PACKAGING DEFENSE OTHER DEFENSE MEDICAL SUPPLIES GENERAL HEALTH

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