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    • Lab Innovations 2018 attracts 10% more visitors
      Lab Innovations 2018, the UK’s only trade show dedicated to the laboratory industry, attracted over 3,100 visitors to the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham, England on the 30th October this year, a 10% increase over last year’s exhibition.  There were just over 160 companies represented at the show, though various businesses shared stands.  This is up from 135 firms occupying booths during the 2017 event. As the event’s name suggests, [...]
    • Leaderboard 2018: a picture of deceptive tranquillity
      The top 40 of the 2018 Leaderboard, listing companies by their revenues –directly generated in the market for analytical instruments and laboratory supplies – of calendar 2017, marks out a transition year, one of relative calm as major acquisitions of the previous five years settle down and get fully integrated.  As a result, the leading club remains relatively stable, with only a few companies within it jostling for their ranks.  [...]
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