Temecula, Calif. and Tokyo, Japan – July 26, 2013 - Golden West Biologicals, Inc. (GWB), a leading provider and manufacturer of diagnostic products and Sunfco, Ltd., a leading provider of raw material ingredients for food products, medicinal products, biotech products, health food products and other products in the fine chemicals field, today announced the rapid growth in sales of GWB’s Mass Spect Gold® line of human serum in Japan.
“Our partnership with Sunfco has created a strong distribution channel for our Mass Spec Gold products,” said Tammy Guenthner, Manufacturing Manager at GWB. “Sunfco’s deep knowledge of the diagnostics market in Japan has enabled us to dramatically increase our sales over last year.”
GWB supplies Sunfco with a broad range of products used in the diagnostics industry. After the United States and European Union, Japan is the World’s 3rd largest In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) market. And due to demographic shifts in Japan, the industry is expected to show further growth.
About Golden West Biologicals, Inc.
Golden West Biologicals, Inc. (GWB) is a privately held company headquartered in Temecula, California. The company was formed in 1989 to directly address the need for cost effective and technically superior biological raw materials for the development of immunoassays and LC-MS applications. GWB provides manufacturers and laboratories with over 80 human and animal biological products including Vitamin D free human serum, human serum for ultra-sensitive testing, human serum albumin/gamma globulin, and rabbit gamma globulin. Additional information, including the complete line of products, can be found at the company website www.goldenwestbio.com.
About Sunfco Ltd.
Sunfco Ltd. was established by the capital investments of Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd., Taiyo Kagaku Co., Ltd., and Kaei Trading Co., Ltd. as "Sun Friend Chemical Ltd." on March 1, 1979. Since its founding, the company has sought to supply and develop raw material ingredients and products for the benefit of its customers through a policy of honesty and integrity.
In September 1989, the company changed its name to "Sunfco Ltd." due to a healthy expansion of its business owing to the steady patronage of its valued customers.
Based on its ability to rapidly respond to the dramatic changes of our time, the company offers unique raw material ingredients for food products, medicinal products, biotech products, health food products and other products in the fine chemicals field as well as knowledge products (intermediary services for entrusting processing services) in advancing globalization and specialization. Additional information, including the complete line of products, can be found at the company website www.sunfco.com.
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Golden West Biologicals, Inc.
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