March 2023 – content

Life Sciences

SourceBio delists and transfers HQs

Binding Site expands TFS’ cancer diagnostics expertise

IDT sets eyes on cancer research market

CMS Scientific deepens collaboration with Agilent

New method for DNA synthesis ready for commercial launch

Leica Microsystems enters two partnerships


General Laboratory

Leading MS and LC firm to buy macromolecular characterisation specialist

Halma acquisitions over last two years benefit all segments              

Agilent partners with Plasmion

Equity investor to purchase majority of major EM developer

Acquisition to expand Xylem’s North American reach

Pfeiffer invests into expansion of logistics and production


Process & hand-held instrumentation

Biotage expands chromatography offering into bioprocessing with acquisition

Yokogawa snaps up polymerisation monitoring company

PID gas sensor expert expands with acquisition

Health Care division to be spun-off by 3M

Timegate signs distributor for UK and Irish markets



TDA 2023 Outlook: Industry’s growth to be fuelled by North American market



AddLife’s Labtech division still grapples with falling pandemic demand              

Covid-test demand drop halves SourceBio six-month revenues

BICO reports record sales despite waning Covid demand

All three Porvair divisions contribute to double-digit organic growth

Completed food safety transaction dominates Neogen’s results in first fiscal half              

Roche Dx still buffeted by declining pandemic-related sales

G&H under par despite growth at LSB and Industrial

Currencies and acquisition tailwinds amount to two thirds of OI’s growth

Pfeiffer AIRD division driven by industrial vacuum demand

Agilent’s growth driven by chemical, materials and pharma customers

Acquisitions and currencies boost Halma’s first-half revenues              

Recovery in oil and gas, and petrochemical markets buoys Yokogawa              

Transfer of food safety business and currencies obscure 3M Health Care’s organic growth

Over half of Parker-Hannifin’s growth from acquisition

DI division experiences strong growth at Siemens