Claflin in 1817A regional distributor since 1817, Claflin has become a leading logistics provider to the healthcare community of New England. As a local company, Claflin realizes and enjoys the opportunity to participate in community events that are important to our customers. Claflin takes a customer first approach to business, always putting the needs of its provider partners before anything else.

Customized Logistics

Claflin leading apothecary in New EnglandClaflin is a pioneer in the use of Just-in-Time (JIT) inventory techniques in the healthcare industry. JIT reduces customer inventory and touch points while still maintaining immediate access to needed products. Claflin has selected and implemented a voice-directed picking system for our order processing, which eliminates paper orders and offers a hands-free picking process. All Claflin deliveries are same or next day.


Claflin ISO Certified

Claflin has been ISO certified since 1998.
ISO is adherence to established quality standards in the servicing of our customers. All quality assurance and process control procedures are governed by ISO standards.
No other medical distributor we are aware of has achieved this certification.

Inventory Control Manager CPIM, APICS Certified


Customer Focused

Claflin Co Customer ServiceOur responsive customer service is available 24/7/365. Upon joining the Claflin family you will be assigned a specific, dedicated customer service representative. This allows for a single point-of-contact to reach out to when questions arise. Having a familiar rep makes customer support more efficient and enjoyable.
Patty Winderman RN, BSN is Claflin’s own Clinical Resource Specialist. Her expertise is available for questions on product design and proper usage.

Disaster Preparedness

Claflin is prepared for disasters

  • Hospital Specific Information Requirement
  • Detailed Internal Episodic Disaster Plans
  • 24/7/365 Emergency Line
  • Facility Emergency Planning Services
  • Pandemic Order Processing
  • Total emergency power generation for DC


Claflin is highly sustainable

  • Recycling
  • Plastic pallets
  • Paperless processes
  • Consolidated transportation
  • Blue wrap program