FRANKLIN, Mass., U.S. and BONADUZ, Switzerland, (June 15, 2016) – Hamilton Storage reached an agreement with iBio-Gene on May 1 to distribute its automated sample management products in China. iBio-Gene is headquartered in Beijing, with staff and technicians located in many areas of China, including Shanghai.

“We are very glad to have found a capable partner with experience in ultra-low temperature sample management and laboratory instruments to address the growing demand for our solutions in China,” said Matt Hamilton, president of Hamilton Storage. “We are very confident that iBio-Gene will grow together with us and provide high levels of sales and after-sales services to our existing and future Hamilton Storage clients in China.”

“Since we have already established good relationships in the biobanking community in China by delivering advanced solutions to the life science industry, we were looking for the best provider of automated sample management solutions in the market to further enhance our portfolio of offerings,” said Peter Lin, CEO of iBio-Gene. “We are proud that we could convince Hamilton Storage of our capabilities and have already started investing in the training of our sales and field service staff to offer the level of service our customers are expecting from Hamilton Storage products.”

About iBio-Gene

iBio-Gene Limited is headquartered in Beijing, located in Zhongguancun Fengtai Science Park. The company is committed to providing the most advanced science equipment and total solutions for customers in biobanking. Their mission is to enable their customers to make the research accessible, reproducible and consistent in every experiment. iBio-Gene helps their customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Their agent brands include Askion, GFL, Panasonic, Leica, Agilent and Herolab, and they offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support. They also have their own brand of consumables and software. For more information, visit