Calibre Scientific acquires laboratory consumables distributor

10-Jan-2022

Medline Scientific supplies laboratory products to domestic and international institutions and organisations

Calibre Scientific is pleased to announce the acquisition of Medline Scientific, a distributor of laboratory consumables and equipment with headquarters in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. The acquisition further enhances Calibre’s distribution presence in the United Kingdom.

Medline Scientific is a distributor of laboratory products to domestic and international institutions and organisations. The company’s customer base spans various end markets including clinical, life science, industrial, and research.

With this acquisition, Calibre further enhances its overall product offering in the laboratory supplies market.

“We are excited to add Medline Scientific to the Calibre Scientific family,” said Mike Brownleader, Chief Revenue Officer of Calibre Scientific. “Medline Scientific was our third acquisition of a UK distributor in 2021 and, together with our four existing manufacturing companies, Calibre Scientific now has seven life science tools and diagnostics businesses operating in the UK alone.”

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“For three decades, Medline Scientific has endeavoured to support scientific innovation by providing exceptional sales support, comprehensive product choice and technical expertise,” said Mark Duffy, Founder of Medline Scientific. “I am delighted to partner with Calibre Scientific: their vision aligns perfectly with ours, as does their overall growth strategy in the UK distribution market and beyond. Calibre Scientific is a great platform with the resources to take Medline to the next level, and I’m very excited to see what the future brings for Medline, as part of Calibre Scientific.”

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