Pelican BioThermal opens new Indianapolis facility
Sep 12, 2018: Temperature-controlled packing company Pelican BioThermal has opened new network station & service center in Indianapolis, located in close proximity to the Indianapolis International Airport.
The 50,000 square foot facility will service, refurbish, repair and condition Pelican BioThermal’s reusable Credo on Demand shippers, which offer a high performance, flexible rental option for temperature controlled containers, such as the Credo Cargo. In addition, the location will be a full Service Center for Pelican’s industry leading line of reusable parcel shippers, Credo Cube. The Indianapolis facility located in the Plainfield, Indiana Gateway Business Park adds to Pelican BioThermal’s growing footprint of network stations and drop points, planned to exceed 100 sites by early 2019.
The Indianapolis Metropolitan area is home to many of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, including the Eli Lilly Global Headquarters and Roche Diagnostics North America Headquarters. The city is also host to major offices for Siemens, Baxter, Cook Pharmica, Covance Laboratories, BioStorage Technologies, Sentry BioPharma Services and Evonik, making this a prime location for Pelican Biothermal to offer services.
"This new network station & service center represents an investment in Indiana’s growing pharmaceutical and biomedical industry and is an indication of our industries growth overall," said Dominic Hyde, vice president of Credo on Demand.
The new center, owned and operated by Pelican BioThermal, will focus on their Credo Cube and Credo on Demand offerings, providing total commitment to customer needs.
“An entire team of Pelican BioThermal experts are being hired to staff the facility,” informs the company through the statement.
Adding to it, the company explains it’s Credo on Demand service, “The Credo on Demand service is a high performance, cost effective temperature controlled shipper rental programme allowing organisations to choose the shipper application that best fits the company’s requirements, logistics profile and budget.”