Sheffield Bio-Science Wins 2010 Lilly Global Supplier Award

By Sheffield Bio-science A Kerry Group Business, PRNE
Sunday, July 11, 2010

BELOIT, Wisconsin, July 12, 2010 - Sheffield Bio-Science, a leading global pharmaceutical supplier of
superior quality cell nutrition and excipient products for the biotech and
pharmaceutical markets, has been awarded the distinguished 2010 Lilly Global
Supplier Award.

The Lilly Global Supplier Award recognizes Sheffield Bio-Sciences'
consistent execution of quality and services for Eli Lilly and Company over
the years and specifically for delivering above-and-beyond support during the
past 18 months. Sheffield Bio-Science is one of a selected few suppliers to
receive this honor.

"We are honored and proud to receive this Award from our valued customer
partner, Eli Lilly and Company. This Award recognizes our company's
Industry-leading products, expertise, and steadfast commitment to deliver the
superior products and service to help our customers optimize and grow their
business in today's challenging marketplace. Sheffield has a long-standing
reputation for being one of the best supplier partners to the Pharmaceutical
Industry and we remain committed to upholding this reputation by delivering
our best to customers each and every day," said Edmond Scanlon, President of
Sheffield Bio-Science.

Sheffield Bio-Science is known for its global leadership in innovation
and applications of superior quality cell nutrition and excipients. Sheffield
Bio-Science offers Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical customers with excipient
products ranging from Industry-leading lactose to cost-effective coatings.
Sheffield offers Biotechnology customers with best-in-class media ingredients
including protein hydrolysates and recombinant supplements to maximize yields
and cell performance in biotechnological production systems. As a Kerry Group
Business, Sheffield Bio-Science leverages the superior application expertise
and vast global resources of a US$6 billion global leader to ensure global
delivery of integrated solutions for the world's leading pharmaceutical and
biotechnology customers.

Jim Egan, Director of Communications of Sheffield Bio-Science, A Kerry Group Business, +1-608-363-3086, jim.egan at

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