03 June 2013

PerkinElmer Opens Direct Operations in Turkey

Waltham, Mass. – 03 June 2013 –PerkinElmer, Inc. has opened direct operations in Turkey, headquartered in Istanbul. The new sales and service site will support key markets in Turkey including environmental testing, chemical and petrochemical analysis, pharmaceutical applications, and food and beverage safety testing as well as academic and government institutions.

"With this important investment PerkinElmer will create a world-class commercial and technical support operation, contributing knowledge, innovative solutions, technology and services to meet the customers' needs of the fast growing Turkish market," said Marco Buonaguidi, PerkinElmer Turkey General Manager. "We would like to thank Tetra for their dedication and efforts in promoting PerkinElmer and supporting our customers over the last 15 years."

Located in Istanbul, the facility will support Turkey with the knowledge and assistance of over 20 local sales and service employees and it will serve as a demonstration, application support and service center. 

PerkinElmer, Inc. is a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment. The company reported revenue of approximately $2.1 billion in 2012, has about 7,500 employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index. 

Source: PerkinElmer, Inc.