WALTHAM, Mass., April 7, 2008 Thermo FisherScientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, hasintroduced its first Chinese-language catalog targeted specifically to marketsin China. The new Fisher Scientific China Laboratory Supplies Guide includesan extensive portfolio of products suited to the needs of customers inresearch, testing and processing facilities in that country.
"Our objective is to leverage our strong Fisher Scientific brand in Chinato establish the leading channel footprint in that rapidly growing market,"said Alan J. Malus, senior vice president of Thermo Fisher Scientific, andhead of the company's customer channels business. "We are excited to bringthis new resource to our customers in China, so they have greater access tothe most comprehensive range of laboratory products and services available.The new catalog is one example of our continued investment in our globalchannel infrastructure. Through our unique combination of catalogs, e-commercecapabilities and supply-chain services, we can offer our customers anywhere inthe world choice and convenience for their laboratory purchases."
The Fisher Scientific brand is a trusted partner to scientists worldwide,delivering a wide range of products and services for a full spectrum ofmarkets, including academic, government, pharmaceutical, biotech, industrial,food quality and petrochemical segments. The Fisher Scientific catalogfeatures a comprehensive selection of products, from workstations, equipmentand instruments to general laboratory consumables and supplies. For moreinformation, visit www.fishersci.com.cn .
About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in servingscience, enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner andsafer. With annual revenues of $10 billion, we have more than 30,000 employeesand serve over 350,000 customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies,hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutionsand government agencies, as well as environmental and industrial processcontrol settings. Serving customers through two premier brands, ThermoScientific and Fisher Scientific, we help solve analytical challenges fromroutine testing to complex research and discovery. Thermo Scientific offerscustomers a complete range of high-end analytical instruments as well aslaboratory equipment, software, services, consumables and reagents to enableintegrated laboratory workflow solutions. Fisher Scientific provides acomplete portfolio of laboratory equipment, chemicals, supplies and servicesused in healthcare, scientific research, safety and education. Together, weoffer the most convenient purchasing options to customers and continuouslyadvance our technologies to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery,enhance value for customers and fuel growth for shareholders and employeesalike. Visit www.thermofisher.com .Media Contact Information: Investor Contact Information: Lori Gorski Ken Apicerno Phone: 781-622-1242 Phone: 781-622-1111 E-mail: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Website: www.thermofisher.com
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