Hayleys LifeSciences adjudged best supplier by SPC
Monday, 22 September 2014 00:00
Hayleys LifeSciences, the Sri Lankan partner for Fujifilm medical imaging solutions, won the Award for Best Supplier – Surgical, at the 17th Annual Supplier’s Convention of the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation (SPC) of Sri Lanka. The award recognises the company’s strong commitment to offer the best quality medical imaging products in partnership with Fujifilm Corp. of Japan.
The SPC has the time critical responsibility of procuring pharmaceutical and medical consumables for state run hospitals and healthcare providers across the island. X-rays are the first line of diagnostics in a significant number of medical cases reported at hospitals every day.
“It is a great honour to be recognised as the Best Supplier – Surgical by the SPC, which is the largest importer of pharmaceutical and surgical items in Sri Lanka,” said Arul Sivagananathan, Managing Director at Hayleys Industrial Solutions. “It is a partnership we have fostered on the high quality of Fujifilm products and our continued support to SPC in supplying x-ray films on time and supporting them during emergency situations and stock shortfalls.”
Fujifilm is among the global leaders in medical imaging solutions and is a pioneer in the digital X-ray revolution. The company launched its first X-ray film product in 1936 and introduced the world’s first digital X-ray imaging and diagnostic system in 1983. Driving the trend toward digital imaging, Fuji Computed Radiography (FCR) products are the leaders in the global market today.
The Hayleys Group has been the local partner for Fujifilm medical imaging solutions for more than a decade. As part of the group’s restructuring, Fujifilm medical imaging solutions was brought under Hayleys LifeSciences, which was incorporated in June 2008 and today is the leader in supplying Medical Imaging equipment and consumables in Sri Lanka. In addition to Fujifilm, the company is the sole partner for a number of leading medical equipment and medical consumable manufacturers from around the world, including Japan based Shimadzu Corporation, which specialises in radiological equipment. The company’s strong commitment to provide end to end services to the medical imaging segment has helped Hayleys Life Sciences be a preferred partner in both the private and public medical establishments.
The company has led Sri Lanka’s medical sector towards the latest in medical imaging technology in partnership with its global partners, who continue to pioneer research and development efforts in this sphere. Hayleys LifeSciences also represents leading global brands in supplying analytical, scientific and testing equipment and consumables to the industrial, academia and scientific research institutes. The success of the company has hinged on key partnerships with leading global brands that represent the medical, testing equipments and consumables. A comprehensive after sales service and ex-stock supplies are other key areas that Hayleys LifeSciences has focused on, to ensure minimum down time and the continued availability of all products to the health, science and research sector where response and reliability are crucial factors. In addition, the company draws from over 100 years of rich corporate history from its parent company the Hayleys Group.