Instrument News – September 2023 – content

Life Sciences

Blacktrace bought by Unchained for LNP formulations technology

SeqLL to be bought by two acquisition vehicles

Dotmatics adds further bioinformatics assets

Three more acquisitions expand Biosynth

LGC makes two acquisitions in 2023 so far

Quantum-SI moves to new HQs after momentous two years

Court decision in Nanoimager patent dispute

Bionter signs US distribution partner


General Laboratory

Datacolor acquires colour matching-software competitor

Tosoh expands media production capacity

DWK to benefit from owner's new $1 billion investment fund              

Porvair expands consumables offering with Ratiolab acquisition

Park Systems opens Shanghai hub 

Acquisitions expands SLS Group in the British Isles

Thomas Scientific enters solvent supply partnership with start-up

50th birthday of SI Analytics NIB

Ocean Insight expands Rochester site


Process and hand-held instrumentation

Air quality monitoring firm adds to Indutrade’s MST division              

Single-use assembly specialist expands Getinge’s LS division                            

Fourth acquisition joins Donaldson’s Life Sciences division              

Hyperspectral camera specialist buys chemometric software

In-line analyser company acquired by Draslovka



Takara Bio avoids Covid cliff-edge for fiscal 2023

Asian weakness at NanoTemper during 2021

LS sales stagnate for Corning in 2022

Staff cuts as Twist aims to improve profitability

Porvair Sciences sees sales drop after three growth years

Olink moves into profit in the last quarter

Minimal organic growth at SDI in fiscal 2023

Specac recovers well from Covid impact                                                                                                                                            

Halma’s Arcmed businesses experience marginal growth

Acquisition drives growth at Nanalysis

JULABO back to pre-pandemic sales in 2021

Organic growth at OI boosted by currencies and acquisition

Specialty continues to lead by growth rate at Tosoh

DWK catches up with 2016 result

M&A's organic growth ahead at Emerson in first fiscal half              

Accelleron spin-out hits ABB’s Process Automation

Industrial demand recovery drives Varex’ growth

Technologies segment trumps its Medical sister at Mirion

MST one of the leading segments by growth at Indutrade

Pandemic demand still keeps Sensirion growing