Thermo Fisher Acquires Lomb Scientific
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 29, 2010 — Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has completed its previously announced acquisition of Lomb Scientific, a laboratory chemicals, consumables and instruments provider in Australia and New Zealand.
Its offices and warehouses in both countries, particularly in Sydney, Perth and Auckland, have approximately 100 employees.
It will be integrated into both of Thermo Fisher’s business segments: Analytical Technologies and Laboratory Products and Services.
A leader in serving science, Thermo Fisher’s mission is to enable its customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer, most notably in pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies.
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