Schneider Electric has formed a strategic partnership with Kewaunee Scientific Corporation’s International Division, a global leader in the design and manufacture of complete laboratory solutions to create next-generation smart labs of the future.
This alliance will embolden Schneider Electric’s advancements in digital transformation and the integration of new-age technologies in the life sciences, healthcare, diagnostic and other segments requiring top-performing laboratories.
“The pandemic has accelerated the need to bolster the Life Sciences sector across the globe and India is playing a pivotal role in becoming a global hub for pharma, with a streamlined focus on diagnostics and testing. Our partnership with Kewaunee International lies on several tenets to reimagine and redesign the operation and functioning of laboratories across the country. Smart labs of the future will catalyze our vision to provide real-time insights across people, products, and the process by end-to-end lifecycle management in Labs. We are proud to enter into this alliance, as we envision a future where our technical expertise and Kewaunee International’s prowess in manufacturing and infrastructure will render all-encompassing smart labs to create a more sustainable ecosystem for our customers,” says Manish Kumar SVP, Digital Buildings, Schneider Electric.
“The future of laboratory infrastructure is changing, and Kewaunee is investing and building capabilities to lead the laboratory 4.0 solution transformations for our customers. We are excited to partner with Schneider to provide these cutting edge capabilities to our customers and grow together as future-ready companies”, says B.Sathya Murthy, Vice President & Managing Director -International Operations, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation.
“This alliance brings together the capabilities of two industry leaders to provide an unparalleled offering to customers who are demanding better performance and insights from their laboratories”, says Tom Hull III, President & Chief Executive Officer, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation, USA.
The two companies share the vision to create an unparalleled customer experience for those looking to develop world-class laboratories by offering them an integrated approach.
Schneider Electric’s digital technology capability champions sustainability and decarbonization by optimizing digital energy.
This, when combined with Kewaunee’s manufacturing and infrastructure capabilities, will bring to life the ability for companies to construct and operate laboratories that are truly 21st century in their digital capabilities.