LINCOLN, Neb. and GUELPH, Ontario, Nov. 3 LI-CORBiosciences and Mandel Scientific Company Inc. announce an agreement todistribute LI-COR biotechnology products in Canada effective November 1, 2008.
"We believe the local presence of Mandel Scientific skilled staff, andknowledge of local market needs will greatly enhance our ability to serve ourCanadian customers," says Ron Stolley, LI-COR Biosciences director ofinternational distribution. "Mandel Scientific Company personnel are wellequipped, trained, and prepared to care for LI-COR customers with the fullsupport of LI-COR staff who are already familiar with Canadian customers."
Mandel Scientific Company is the largest privately owned scientificcompany in Canada selling scientific products and instruments. Over the courseof four decades, the company has developed a well-earned reputation forproviding outstanding customer service. Mandel Scientific is a past winner ofCanada's prestigious 50 Best Managed Private Companies Award and has receivednumerous Best Distributor Awards.
Mandel Scientific Company staff have broad-based technical expertise andquestions about product technologies are discussed in the customer's nativelanguage. Mandel is noted for providing expedient maintenance and repairservice assuring the performance of products purchased by customers. Inaddition to its primary office, qualified Mandel personnel are located instrategic points throughout Canada. The company's main office is located inGuelph, which is 65km west of Toronto. Mandel Scientific can be contacted athttp://www.mandel.ca and toll free across Canada at 1-888-883-3636.
LI-COR(R) Biosciences is a leading manufacturer of near-infrared imagingplatforms, analysis software, and LI-COR IRDye(R) infrared dye reagents forgenomic, proteomic, and molecular imaging applications. LI-COR pioneered thedevelopment of near-infrared fluorescence detection systems for DNA sequencingand today provides systems for drug discovery, protein research, small animalimaging, and undergraduate training. LI-COR instruments for photosynthesis,carbon dioxide analysis and light measurement are recognized worldwide forstandard-setting innovation in plant science research and environmentalmonitoring.
Founded in 1971, the privately held company is based in Lincoln, Nebraska,with subsidiaries in Germany and the United Kingdom. LI-COR systems are usedin over 100 countries and are supported by a global network of distributors.More information can be found at http://www.licor.com.
SOURCE LI-COR Biosciences