March 6, 2014 – CSafe Global is pleased to announce Interavion India Pvt. Ltd. as their new sales representative agent in India. Interavion is an established aviation support services and cold chain solutions company with its headquarters in Bangalore.
Interavion has a specialist cold chain sales and support team and now, as CSafe Global’s sales agent in India, they will supply and support CSafe’s complete range of active and AcuTemp passive cold chain solutions including the CSafe’s RKN – the first, and only, ULD to have both FAA and EASA approval.
Commenting on the appointment, Brian Kohr, CSafe Global CEO and President, said: “We are delighted to be working with Interavion and their dedicated cold chain solutions team. They have a deep rooted knowledge of the cold chain industry and working with life science companies operating in India. Through experience with previous cold chain air cargo solutions, Interavion also has established and excellent long-term partnerships with many airlines and freight forwarders making Interavion a good fit with CSafe. We look forward to working with them.”
Col. Jayabhanu (Ret.), Managing Director of Interavion stated: “We are very happy with our partnership with CSafe Global. In addition to our current offerings, Interavion can now offer our Indian customers the best cold chain solutions available globally and provide our customers a sense of assurance during these times of heightened scrutiny of pharmaceutical companies by regulatory authorities, as well as the challenges caused by longer and a more complex supply chain than ever before.”
This partnership is an example of the continuing expansion of CSafe and another milestone in their strategic plans for further global growth. Interavion is currently scheduling customer training events and interactive demonstrations of CSafe’s active and passive cold chain solutions.
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About CSafe Global:
CSafe Global is the world’s largest producer of actively controlled mobile refrigeration units for life science companies, healthcare organizations, global military organizations and international disaster relief agencies. The company manufacturers AcuTemp® brand passive packaging and hand-held mobile carriers, the CSafe® brand of active containers, and is the exclusive manufacturer and provider of ThermoCor® vacuum insulation.
The active solution product assortment includes the CSafe RKN, the only compressor-driven air cargo container of its kind with approvals from both the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The RKN utilizes heating and compressor-driven cooling technology to eliminate the risks associated with extreme ambient conditions as well as the cost, aggravation and environmental challenges associated with dry ice transportation, with the additional benefit of eliminating the need for refrigerated trucking and/or temperature-controlled packaging.
CSafe Global’s AcuTemp brand has provided more than ten thousand hand-held mobile management solutions since its founding more than 25 years ago. The passive solution assortment includes packaging for 2-8°C, CRT and frozen shipments with hold times from 12 to 240 hours and with payload volumes up to 50 liters.
About Interavion India
Interavion India is a specialist aviation and cold chain related sales and services company, based in Bangalore, India. Interavion has a successful track record of working with many global companies in developing and executing their India market entry strategy. Interavion also has significant competencies in the field of cold chain technologies; and has, over the years, worked closely with many pharmaceutical companies across India in developing and supporting robust cold chain supply chains, especially in multi-modal logistics environments.