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Press Release 21 Feb 2014

21st February 2014 – SEKO MedTec Solutions, an operating company of Sutherland Global Logistics (SGL), a global logistics industry leader, today announced plans to establish a European Control Centre in Galway, with the creation of 30 jobs. These jobs will support several functions, including Sales, Information Technology, Finance and Supply Chain Management.

SEKO MedTec/SGL is headquartered in State College, Pennsylvania, USA and is a strategic partner to SEKO Worldwide, offering a specialised suite of time-definite supply chain services. SGL manages and develops SEKO’s healthcare brand – SEKO MedTec Solutions. The proposed SGL European Control Centre, will manage and deliver SEKO’s MedTec brand across Europe.

Mr Robert Shearer, Managing Director, noted  "In the US we control and optimise movement and distribution of finished goods, demonstration goods and returns/repairs for many of the top Global Medical Device Manufacturers through our 5 dedicated DCs all controlled by our state-of-the-art Control tower located in State College, PA. We employ best practices for our customers through a dedicated, specialised distribution network.  Our new European Control Centre in Galway will replicate and expand this process and will be central to ensuring we offer these and other clients a seamless, controlled and cost effective service across both US and European Continents.  Galway is our preferred location because of the talent pool of well-educated people with a deep knowledge of the Medical Technology industry sector. We sincerely appreciate the assistance of IDA Ireland as we grow our Irish operation.”

About SEKO/Sutherland Global Logistics
Our mission at SEKO/SGL is to be the global logistics industry leader providing creative solutions, consistently exceeding our customers’ expectations by providing best in class technology and exemplary customer service from a worldwide team of entrepreneurial, dedicated business partners and employees. More Info here

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