Swift Silliker, one of South Africa’s largest commercial testing laboratories is evolving. Following the announcement of its acquisition in 2012, Swift Silliker will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a new brand identity – one which is internationally synonymous with innovation and reliability in the fields of cosmetics, food, health, environmental and agricultural safety and quality.
A fresh, international focus
As of 1 March 2016, Swift Silliker will officially be trading as Mérieux NutriSciences. ‘By taking on the Mérieux NutriSciences name, we are emphasising our connection to an international network and subsequently, an extended range of services and facilities, which we are able to offer our local clients,’ says Valmé Stewart, MD of Swift Silliker. ‘It is a name we are proud to be associated with and one which encompasses our commitment to customer excellence. We look forward to exciting new developments and offerings in the near future under the Mérieux NutriSciences banner.’
Spotlight on the global brand
With over 80 accredited laboratories and more than 6 000 employees located across 21 countries, the Mérieux NutriSciences network works with clients all over the world. It is a trusted partner in the promotion of public health through analysis, consulting, auditing, training, contract research and sensory analysis services.