Broekman Logistics will support Cryoport’s Operations Center in Singapore, responding to Cryoport’s rapidly expanding client base in Asia. Broekman currently supports Cryoport’s European Operations Center, ensuring a seamless facilitation of Cryoport’s solutions for the global life sciences clients.
Broekman Logistics provides secure and full-service warehousing facilities for distribution and shipping, as well as broker services covering the entire Asian region. In addition, Broekman is a customs-trade partnership against terrorism (C-TPAT) and authorised economic operator (AEO) with worldwide certification is a value-added and complementary logistics provider to Cryoport.
Under the arrangement, Broekman works with Cryoport’s logistics professionals to assist in delivering Cryoport’s solutions to its global clients. The arrangement is inclusive of all solutions and support, beginning with order entry to order fulfillment, monitoring, quality testing, cleaning, and maintenance of Cryoport Express solutions. Central to Cryoport’s global solutions offering is the Cryoportal, the cloud-based operating platform where orders are entered and managed throughout the solutions’ cycles. Cryoport’s Asian clients will benefit from Broekman’s professional services and excellent track record.
Jerrell Shelton, chief executive officer of Cryoport, stated, “We are pleased to expand our relationship with Broekman into Asia. Broekman is the ideal partner to assist us in carrying out our mission of reliable service to the life sciences industry in Asia. The opportunities that exist in this region of the world are sizable and growing rapidly. Broekman’s international presence and comprehensive logistics expertise will help drive much broader awareness of our cryogenic logistics solutions. They will be crucial to helping Cryoport meet the market demands of our life sciences clients.”
Jacques Kleinkramer, managing director, Broekman Logistics Division, stated, “We are delighted to be partnered with Cryoport and to help support its growing client base and business in Asia with its validated cryogenic logistics solutions for the life sciences industry. The spike in need for safe and controlled shipments of temperature-sensitive commodities, within a framework of strict regulations and procedures, is being addressed by Cryoport in a comprehensive manner. We look forward to helping Cryoport build on its foothold in the cryogenic logistics market.”