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    • German firms expect stronger 2014 despite two years of flat growth
      Companies producing analytical instrumentation in Germany had another year of stagnant growth in 2013, as a small decline in domestic turnover and a disappointingly low single-digit gain in exports gave the market its second successive flat year.  However, the leading trade association for the German analytical instrument industry, SPECTARIS, which produced the figures, also said that things were expected to improve significantly going forward, forecasting a strong improvement in both [...]
    • Pittcon Editors give top award to NIR mirror assembly
      After a closely-fought contest, a global company mainly known for its semiconductor and pocket calculator products won the top prize at this year’s Pittcon Editors’ Awards for its first foray into the analytical instrument market. In its nineteenth year, the Awards’ organisers invited all journalists and editors attending the Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy to find the most innovative and potentially market-changing new technologies presented for the first [...]
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