Leak Detection Associates (LDA), the world’s premier manufacturer of custom built, helium-based leak testing instruments for the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device and Food Packaging Industries, is excited to announce that a formal partnership agreement with Shanghai Zillion has been signed. The agreement will grant exclusive rights for Zillion to represent LDA in all of China.
As a leading supplier of package system instrumentation and services in China, Zillion has the local knowledge and experience to expand the already strong Leak Detection Associates’ brand to this market. Based in Shanghai, the Zillion team is well positioned and experienced to serve LDA clients in need of helium-based leak testing instrumentsand the ancillary accessories and services that go with them. Shanghai Zillion maintains of staff of 28 service and sales engineers ready to serve existing and new clients.
“As announced last month with our new partner for England and Ireland, global expansion is a key initiative of the new Leak Detection Associates management team and we are excited to partner with Shanghai Zillion to make this possible for the entire China region,” commented Brian Mulhall, CEO of Leak Detection Associates. “Shanghai Zillion is the leading supplier of MAP equipment and package leak detection machines within China and represents some of the best and most well-known companies in the CCIT space. We are excited to partner with them and look forward to increasing the LDA brand awareness and the use of helium leak detection systems in this part of the world.”
“Being a leading supplier of package and package testing equipment throughout China, we are excited to represent Leak Detection Associates as their product fills a critical need within our client base,” added Allen Sheng, Shanghai Zillion General Manager
Shanghai Zillion will serve as the exclusive product and service provider for Leak Detections Associates in China, offering LDA’s complete product line and accompanying services. LDA’s current model, the SIMS 1284+ helium leak detection instrument, is the only custom designed and manufactured helium leak testing instrument that meets the operational and regulatory requirements of the pharma, biotech and medical device industries. In addition, LDA and Zillion will offer a full suite of support services that will include custom designed change parts to address various container and package configurations, system parts and add-on options as well as local service, repair and qualification programs. Offerings will also include future product line developments. LDA engineering team is also finalizing development and production of the new SIMS 1915+ unit, is in the late stages of introducing new 21 CFR Part 11 compliant software and engineering a brand-new system specifically for testing at deep and ultra cold temperatures down to -80C.