09 November 2017 | News
Equashield is expanding globally by joining hands with Transmedic Pte Ltd
Equashield Signs Exclusive Distribution Deal with Singapore's Transmedic Pte Ltd to Provide Superior Protection for Healthcare Workers
Equashield is leading provider of Closed System Transfer Devices (CSTDs) for the safe and simple handling of hazardous drugs. It is expanding globally by announcing today a new exclusive partnership in Singapore with distributor Transmedic Pte Ltd.
"After comparing many clinical studies, it was clear to us that Equashield's system provides a higher level of safety and ease-of-use compared with other competing CSTDs," said Teo Kee Meng, Managing Director of Transmedic Pte Ltd.
"Equashield is the pacesetter in the closed systems market. We are pleased to offer its leading solutions to Singapore healthcare facilities, and are confident that our customers will see the quality and safety inherent in Equashield's devices." Stated by Teo Kee Meng
Singapore is an advanced market in its approach to safe handling practices, with CSTD-use supported by government regulations. Singapore's Ministry of Manpower's Workplace Safety and Health Council suggests the use of CSTDs in both, the compounding and administration of hazardous drugs.
"We are pleased that Transmedic Pte Ltd, a specialist in advanced medical technologies in Asia, has become our trusted partner in Singapore," said Adi Shor, VP of Sales, ROW for Equashield.
Acording to Adi Shor(VP, of Sales), With Transmedic's strong regional network, including offices in Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Vietnam and the Philippines, Equashield and Transmedic can work together to support the safety of compounding pharmacy practitioners throughout the Asia Pacific region.
This new cooperation with Transmedic Pte Ltd continues Equashield's global expansion, following the October announcement of Equashield's expansion to Portugal with its Spanish distributor, Palex Medical.