HORIBA Medical and LABORATORIO ECHEVARNE announce the signing of a multi-year, multi-site contract for Hematology Yumizen analyzers range

27 May 2019

Barcelona, Spain, May 21st, 2019

HORIBA Medical, an international company, leader in Hematology and LABORATORIO ECHEVARNE, one of the major Laboratory Medicine providers in Europe have today signed a multi-year, multi-site contract for the supply of the high range fully automated Hematology analyzers during the EuroMedLab congress. The agreement includes several Yumizen H1500, Yumizen H2500 and Yumizen SPS (Slide Preparation System) linked with the Yumizen P8000 middleware. This contract concerns the brand new site that LABORATORIO ECHEVARNE will inaugurate soon in Sant Cugat, Barcelona, along with additional Yumizen H1500, Yumizen H2500, Yumizen H500 and Yumizen H550 that will equip the satellite laboratories of the group.

Further to this, both companies have agreed that the LABORATORIO ECHEVARNE, based in Sant Cugat site, will become a HORIBA Medical European “Reference site” for its Hematology Solution, taking into consideration the importance of Mr. Echevarne’s new structure in the Spanish laboratory medicine landscape that will also have a strong impact at a European level.

Alfonso Echevarne, CEO of LABORATORIO ECHEVARNE said: “We have been working with HORIBA for several years and they have always offered us an excellent service. Now, together, we want to take more steps by implementing the latest technology in our new headquarters.”

Marcelo Cloes, Global VP Sales and Marketing, HORIBA Medical said: “We are ecstatic that LABORATORIO ECHEVARNE is renewing their trust for HORIBA Medical, and has chosen our Hematology Solution for their new establishment in Sant Cugat and the Yumizen analyzers for the labs in its periphery. This trust has been based both in our new technologies, and more fundamentally in our strong reputation for a company that is very close to his customers, and willing to go the extra mile to keep them well served.”



Laboratorio Echevarne is a family-owned capital company with more than 60 years of experience in Spain and Portugal. Established in 1958, the company has always stood out for its technological innovation and meets its costumers’ requirements, being one of the leading and most advanced laboratories in Europe. Laboratorio Echevarne performs tests in the Clinical Analysis, Clinical Studies, Pathological Anatomy, Veterinary and Industry fields. (for more information, please visit: www.echevarne.com).