Hellmann opens Boston Scientific center in Dubai


German forwarder Hellmann’s Calipar Healthcare Logistics (HCHL) arm has opened a dedicated distribution center for global medical device company, Boston Scientific in Dubai to serve emerging markets. HCHL is a joint venture between Hellmann Worldwide Logistics and an affiliate of an Indian-based Parekh Integrated services.

The center will serve distributors and a number of warehouses across the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. Hellmann Calipar will also customize products for specific market needs at the multiuser facility in Dubai South. Its 5400 square meters (58,125sq ft) offer a capacity for 1,900 pallets and 5,500cu m (194,000cu ft) of shelving storage, all compliant with GSDP and local regulations.

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, regional chief executive, Madhav Kurup, said: “Our state-of-the-art infrastructure, globally recognized systems, and 14 years of expertise as a healthcare vertical leader have ensured the seamless implementation of this project. We look forward to contributing to the success of Boston Scientific in the region and anticipate a successful and enduring collaboration based on our shared values.”

Hellmann Calipar Healthcare Logistics managing director, Anna Mansurova, added: “The new multi-user facility is our 3rd expansion and is a testimony of Hellmann Calipar long-term commitment to providing advanced healthcare solutions in the region. As a market leader, we recognize the importance of delivering high-quality services.