Chiral Technologies, Inc. Signs Exclusive Distributor Agreement with Scanco International S.A.

Posted July 22, 2016

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (July 11, 2016) — Chiral Technologies, part of DAICEL CORPORATION, the global market leader in enantioselective chromatography, is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Scanco International S. A. based in Panama City with principal sales offices in Panama, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Ecuador.

Joseph Barendt, Ph.D., President of Chiral Technologies Inc. commented “with the addition of Scanco we are well positioned now to capitalize on the extensive growth we are seeing in North and South America with our laboratory products line.”

“Scanco International is a recognized leader in the laboratory technology and chromatography equipment market in Central and South America. Access to Scanco’s regional territories will greatly extend our sales and services,” commented David W. Ellis, Director of International Sales for Chiral Technologies, Inc.

Mr. Jens Voldum, President of Scanco International said that “this exclusive arrangement with Chiral Technologies allows us to expand our offering of quality chiral products to all our current and potential customers.”


About Scanco International.
Scanco is a trading company with principal location in Panama and business offices in San Jose, Costa Rica, Quito, Ecuador and Ciudad de Guatemala. They have been in business for over 23 years providing clients with knowledge, efficiency, innovation and solutions in the area of equipment sales, chemicals and consumables for the analytical laboratory.

About Chiral Technologies, Inc.
Chiral Technologies, the global leader in enantioselective chromatography, serves pharmaceutical and other life science industries and offers the largest portfolio of chiral stationary phases (CSPs) and analytical and preparative chiral columns for the separation of racemic mixtures into single enantiomers. The company also provides analytical method development and custom separation services. The North and Latin American markets are served through Chiral Technologies, Inc. (West Chester, Pa.), the European market through Chiral Technologies Europe SAS (Illkirch, France), and the Asian market through Daicel Chiral Technologies India and Daicel Chiral Technologies China, all wholly owned subsidiaries of Daicel Corporation. Learn more at and

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