News & Events Archive

2015

Pray for Paris

 

Our hearts go out to all the family and friends who have suffered in the Paris attacks on Friday November 13. You have our deepest condolences. We hope that the perpetrators of these horrendous attacks are brought to justice quickly. France remains united in this moment of grief.

Our hearts also go out to all the victims and families as well as any of our clients who have suffered in other attacks around the world: aircraft bombing in Egypt, Radisson hotel attack in Mali, etc. We stand united.

Another Medica has come and gone!

 

Thank you for visitng us at MEDICA 2015. Our new stand was a great success. We thank you for all the visits, it was a pleasure to receive you at our bar and discuss business with you. Thank you for driving our continued growth and achievements. The SFRI team

New IONIX electrolyte analyser to be marketed in 2016
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Nouvel analyseur d'électrolytes IONIX commercialisé en 2016
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October 14th to 23rd 2015 - SFRI South East Asia Client training

This South-east Asian training session focused on improving client's knowledge and skills regarding SFRI ISE electrolyte series, 3-part diff and 5-part diff heamatology instruments. The 5th edition was held in Kathmandu, Nepal, at the Hotel Tibet International.

 

 

 

Septembre 15th to 21st 2015 - SFRI Vietnam training

SFRI organised an in-house client training session for one of our clients in Vietnam. The objective was to increase the efficiency of the technical staff when servicing and maintaining SFRI equipment.

 

September 14th to 25th 2015 - SFRI North African training session

SFRI's 4th training session in 2015 focused on our North and Ouest African markets and was dedicated to our French speaking clients. It was held in Casablanca Marocco at teh Kenzi Sidi Maarouf Hotel. Focus was on our ever growing Hematology range of instruments as well as ISE Series.

July 3rd - SFRI celebrates 11 years!

For the second year in a row the company organised a corporate luncheon at its warehouses in Bordeaux. The atypical setting has had great succes and turn out this year was double that of last year's event. Honoring and sharing the moment with long time partners, suppliers and associates that have worked with it tirelessly throughout the years, SFRI took this opportunity to present its Advisory Board members paying them tribute for their role in helping SFRI build its business over the years.

 

May 18th to 24th 2015 - SFRI Latin American training session

This was SFRI's first training session organised for Latin American spanish speaking partners. Participating countries included : Uruguay, Perou, Bolivia and Equador. It was held in Montevideo and directed by our Latin American correspondant in Uruguay. A great success, more training sessions will be planned in the coming 2 years to boost the regions growth of SFRI products.

 

March 30th to April 10th 2015 - SFRI UAE English training session

This training session focused on sales and technical training for 3-part and 5-part diff hematology analyzers for Middle Eastern, African and South Asian partners.

[From left to right : Gilles Mougin SFRI CEO, Pierre de Gaetan NJIKAM Bordeaux deputy mayor, Jean Louis ESSAME OYONO IMPM CEO and Cameroun government representative]

March was a busy month.

SFRI has a plan for the future and especially for the Cameroun's future. The goal is to improve the whole health system. After months of work, SFRI and a delegation of Cameroun gouvernment representatives finally met !

 

More about this project soon !

January 26th to 29th 2015 - ARAB HEALTH 2015

Another Arab Health Fair has come and gone. This year was as busy as ever and we got the chance to meet some great people. The main focus at this year's event was to shwocase our new corporate and product identities as well as our hot selling HEMIX 5-60 BCC and new up and coming products planned for 2015: the IONIX - our innovative electrolyte analyzer, and the BIONIX 200 & 300 automatic biochemistry analyzers.

 

On behalf of our entire team at SFRI, we would like to sincerely thank all visitors for their interest and presence at our stand, and for making the time and the effort to meet with us.

 

Till next year!

 

January 13th to 22nd 2015 - SFRI Turquie English training session

This training session focused on 3-part and 5-part diff hematology analyzers as well as small stand alone intruments such as ISE SERIES, IW 96 and IRE 96 for Middle Eastern partners.

2014

 

 

SFRI WON !!


SFRI won his own TADI (French Trophy for Industrial Design).

We're proud of our products, of the work we did, the collaboration with our partner !

 

Learn more, read our press release

SFRI rewarded by TADI for new product design
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Arab Health Daily Dose - Expanding French Presence
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We're thankful for...you!

 

Thank you for visitng us at MEDICA 2014. The launch of our new brand identity and new products was a great success, and you are the reason driving our continued growth and achievements.

We thank you.

 

 

September 16th to October 2nd 2014 - SFRI France French training session

This training session focused on 3-part and 5-part diff hematology analyzers for French speaking partners.

20141001 - SFRI élargit son portefeuille DIV avec un nouveau compteur de cellules 30 t/h le HEMIX 3-30
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20141001 - SFRI Expands IVD Portfolio with New Low Throughput 30 t/h Haematology Analyzer HEMIX 3-30
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June 10th to 26th 2014 - SFRI France English training session

This training session was the first to introduce SFRI's latest product: the new HEMIX 5-60 5-part diff blood cell counter.

 

 

 

May 22nd and 23rd 2014 - SFRI South East Asia Training Course

The first training course of 2014 was dedicated to SFRI's South East Asia clients held in Bangkok, THailand. Delegates received sales, application and technical training on SFRI ISE SERIES.

SFRI was present at the CMEF in Shenzhen from the 17th to the 20th of Arpil 2014.

Our objective at the event was to present our latest 5-part diff hematology analyzer the HEMIX-5 60 t/h. We would like to thank all visitors for coming along to see us and helping us grow on the Chinese market.

 

 

SFRI lends support to client at the 5th annual conference of medical biology "Journée Nationale de Biologie Practicienne", organized by the Maroccan Association of Medical Biology at the Mazagan Beach Resort in El Jadida Marocco the 4 and 5 April 2014.

 

 

 

SFRI present at the 2014 MEDICONEX fair in Cairo, Egypte from the 1st to the 3rd of April.

MEDICONEX is the leading event in Egypt and North Africa for medical education and technology, providing knowledge sharing, networking as well as business opportunities. As one of the largest medical events in the Middle East and North Africa, Mediconex 2014, is collaborating with the Egyptian society of Anesthesiologists and the Egyptian society of Laboratory Medicine, launching the Annual Event of MEDICONEX.

 

 

Mediconex 2014

SFRI team lending support to Egypt local distributor at Mediconex 2014

20140306 - SFRI targets Chinese market for new instrument sales
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Launch of the HEMIX 5-60, new five-part differential blood cell counter

The Hemix-5 is the latest model in SFRI’s range of Blood Cell Counters. It is capable of enhanced cellular analysis and detailed five-part white blood cell differentials normally found in much larger and more expensive instruments, with the advantage of being much smaller.

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20140218 - Lancement du HEMIX-5
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20140131 - MSF Joins SFRI clients
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20140131 - SFRI looks toward Latin America for further growth
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January 27th to 30th 2014 - ARAB HEALTH 2014

Another Arab Health Fair has come and gone. This year was as busy as ever and we got the chance to meet some great people. The main focus at this year's event was on our latest addition to the haematology range: the HEMIX-5 five-part diff blood cell counter, which was showcased for the first time at MEDICA in 2013.

 

On behalf of our entire team at SFRI, we would like to sincerely thank all visitors for their interest and presence at our stand, and for making the time and the effort to meet with us.

2013

December 9th to 14th 2013 - SFRI Ivory Coast Training Course

The fourth training course of 2013 was held in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. SFRI organized the training course for its French speaking West African clients. Delegates received technical, application and sales training on all SFRI products. A special sales event was also held at that time in partnership with the company's Ivory Coast distributor to boost local sales and increase brand notoriety.

November 20th to 23rd 2013 - MEDICA 2013

SFRI participated in its 9th MEDICA international medical Trade Fair. For the second year running SFRI had a 50 sqm stand including bar area and 2 meeting rooms. The bar area was a great hit with visitors who stopped in to have coffee and chat during the day or came by for a little wine tasting at the close of each day.

 

SFRI showcased all of its hematology and biochemistry products and there was a lot of interest in our latest 5-part diff hematology analyzer the HEMIX-5 60 t/h, which made its public debut at the event. Visitors and partners got to preview the new product whose launch is planned for mid 2014. 

 

We would like to thank all visitors - new and old - for coming along to see us and especially to our respected partners for helping us to achieve continued business growth.

October 3rd 2013 - SFRI MSF Training Course

New client MSF participated in its first SFRI training course. Held at its head offices in Bordeaux, France, MSF personnel received application, technical and maintenance training on SFRI ISE instruments.

June 4th to 11th 2013 - SFRI France Training Course

The third training course of 2013 was held at the Mercure Hotel, in Bordeaux, France. This training course was dedicated to SFRI English speaking clients. Delegates received technical, application and sales training on all SFRI products.

March 19th to 24th 2013 - SFRI Tunisia Training Course

The second training course of 2013 was held once again at the Sultan Hammamet hotel in Tunis, Tunisia. This training course was dedicated to SFRI French speaking clients from Northern and Western Africa. Delegates received technical, application and sales training on all SFRI products.



January 28th to 31st 2013 - ARAB HEALTH 2013

At the 2013 Arab Health Medlab Fair, SFRI presents its COUTNENDER 30 hematology analyzer.

January 8th to 16th 2013 - SFRI Jordan Training Course

The first training course of 2013 was held at the Regency Palace hotel in Amman, Jordan. This training course was dedicated to SFRI English speaking clients from the Middle East. Delegates received technical, application and sales training on all SFRI products.



2012

 

November 14th to 17th 2012 - MEDICA 2012

SFRI MEDICA 2012 was a great success! A brand new 50 sqm stand welcomed clients and guests during the 4 day event. The new bar area was a great hit with visitors who stopped in to have coffee and chat.

SFRI showcased all of its products including its latest COUNTENDER 30 3 part diff hematology analyzer and its ZENIX 2200 automatic biochemistry 200 t/h analyzer.

 

 

 

 

October 2nd to 10th 2012 - SFRI Egypt Training Course

In October, SFRI held its 3rd training course for 2012. Selected clients were convened at the Cairo Le Sphinx hotel for a 9 day sales and technical training course encompassing all products.

August 6th to 10th 2012 - SFRI in house Training Course 

SFRI's summer training session was held in office in Bordeaux France for French soeaking clients.

 

 

 

Mai 28th to June 1st 2012 - SFRI Tunisia Training Course

The first training course of 2012 was held at the Sultan Hammamet hotel in Tunis, Tunisia. This training course was dedicated to SFRI French speaking clients from Northern and Western Africa. Delegates received technical and application training on all SFRI products

 

 

 

 

January 23rd to 26th 2012

SFRI participates in Arab Health Medlab to discuss new business developments and opportunities with Middle Eastern and Asian clients

2011

November 16th to 19th, 2011

MEDICA 2011: SFRI participates on its own for the first time. Event agency Concept'heure designed and built the 30m² stand with the new corporate colors.

 

May 23rd to 27th, 2011

SFRI held a technical training session in France

 

March 2011

Miss Naomi GANASE joined the company as its Communication Coordinator.

 

February 3rd to 12th, 2011

SFRI organized a technical training sassion for Asia Pacific clients in Thailand.


January 24th to 27th, 2011

ARAB HEALTH, Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE: Jacques Hoefman and Gilles MOUGIN attended to promote SFRI products to the Arab market

2010

November 2010

MEDICA 2010 trade faire in Düsseldorf, Germany: SFRI was present Hall 3 stand H72.

Mr Benoît VERMUSE was hired as a Software Engineer.

 

October 2010

Miss Emilie SOUBIELLE joined the team as Quality Safety Environment Manager.

 

September 2010

Mr Thomas DAMBRUNE joined SFRI as Financial Controller.

 

August 2010

SFRI is a new members of the IFCCI, the Indonesian French Chamber of Commerce and Industry (see the IFCCI website).

 

July 2010

SFRI was present at the AACC, the American Congress of Medical Diagnostic, in Anaheim, California, U.S.

 

June 2010

SFRI participated in the 2010 US e-Health CEO Forum from the 13th to the 19th, in New Jersey, Massachussets, U.S. : it was an “in country” 360° Experience for Entrepreneurs. SFRI was selected as an innovating company to participate in the event. The company was represented by Gilles MOUGIN (co-CEO) whose goal it is to enhance SFRI presence on e-Health American market.


May 2010

SFRI was present at ISLH 2010, the 23rd International Symposium on Technological Innovations in Laboratory Hematology, whichl took place on May 10 – May 12 2010 at the Brighton Centre in Brighton, UK

 

April 2010

SFRI took part of the CMEF, the chinese diagnostic fair, in Shenzhen, China.

At the same time Mr Laurent ARAUD was present at CONNECTATHON 2010, in Bordeaux, France. As an annual congress, organised by IHE and Interop'Sante, it offers to ease the transfer of medical data between professionnals of the health industry.

 

March 2010

Christophe BRUN was present at SIMEM, a biologist congress in Algeria, while SFRI was selected to present the HemaHelper project to the investors at Invest'in Photonics in Bordeaux, France.



Invest'in Photonics - Gilles Mougin, Jacques HOEFMAN and Laurent ARAUD.

February 2010

Laurent ARAUD was hired as Project Manager, for the development of a HemaHelper project.

 

January 2010

ARAB HEAMTH 2010, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Christophe BRUN, Gilles MOUGIN and Jean-Luc PERROTEAU presented the wide range of SFRI's products.

2009

September 2009

Jose GONDAR has been hired as Technical Service Manager

 

May 2009

CMEF China: SFRI officially launched its 5 part differential blood cell counter in China.

 

April 2009

SFRI opened a subsidiary in India.

Mr. Faïz AHMAD was chosen to manage SFRI India.

 

March 2009

SFRI launched its new range of BIOCHEMISTRY REAGENTS

Mr. Jean Luc PERROTEAU was recruited as the International Production Manager for Biochemistry products.

2008

February 10th to 12th, 2008

ARAB HEALTH 2008 in Dubaï, United Arab Emirates

2007

November 2007

MEDIPHAR TAIPEI 2007, Taipei, Taiwan.

MEDICA 2007, Dusseldorf, Germany: presentation of new products : COUNTENDER 80+ 5 Part Diff Laser Blood Cell Counter, a BSA 3000 new biochemistry analyzer and a new range of ISE instruments



February 2007

ARAB HEALTH 2007, Dubaï, United Arab Emirates: presentation of the new range of Instruments for Medical Laboratories.

2006

November 2006

MEDICA 2006, Dusseldorf, Germany : Announcement for the new range of SFRI instruments for Medical Laboratories

 

July 2006

A.A.C.C. 2006 (Chicago, United Stated)

2004

July 29th, 2004

Mr Gilles MOUGIN & Jacques HOEFMAN take over SFRI Sarl by purchasing the Haematology Division from the former company SFRI DIAGNOSTICS.