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FEBRUARY 2017: Welcome Liam Cullen to Our Laboratory Division

We welcome Liam Cullen to the Laboratory Sales Division Ireland as Territory Manager.

Liam has an extensive background in laboratory sales and is highly qualified in the Chemical Sales field as he joins us from TE Laboratories in Ireland. He has also worked with Lennox Laboratory Supplies.

To contact Liam, please email him directly or call 087 679 3881.

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AUGUST 2016: Paul Gill Joins SciChem as New Managing Director

We welcome Paul Gill, who joined SciChem in July this year as Managing Director.

Paul said: "I would firstly like to take this opportunity to thank John Turton and Brian Cartland for placing their trust in me and appointing me Managing Director of their company. I accepted this position for two main reasons. The first being the company's amazing history: the family values kept alive by John and Brian are an invaluable part of what makes this company what it is today. I will attempt over the coming years to stay true to those values and operate the company with the same levels of fairness, passion and integrity shown in the past. 

The second thing I liked was John and Brian's recognition that the company needs to change. Their willingness to appoint someone to make those changes and their desire for that change to happen is a milestone in the company's history. The market place is fluid, in order to stay ahead and be successful we must be able to adapt to that market place. 

My background is sales. I have spent my whole career growing profitable sales, from internal account management, to field sales to sales management and as a managing director. 

I am excited about our future."


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JULY 2016: David Kelleher Joins the Lab Sales Team

SciChem are delighted to announce that David Kelleher has joined the Laboratory Division.

David Kelleher joined SciChem Ireland as Territory Manager in June 2016. David comes to SciChem with 25 years  experience in Laboratory Sales. David worked in past for Pall Life Sciences (Gelman Sciences), Shaw Scientific, Exova Ire and Lennox Laboratory Supplies. Based in Mallow David will be covering counties including Cork, Kerry, Tipperary, Waterford, Clare, Wexford, Laois, Offaly, Carlow, Kilkenny.

To contact David, please email him or call on 0868506778.

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JUNE 2016: SciChem Appoint New Managing Director

Wolverhampton, 23.06.2016 - SciChem today announce that we have appointed a new Managing Director to replace Gary Owen who will be stepping down at the end of July.

John Turton, SciChem's long-standing Chairman says: "We will miss Gary immensely and we wish him well for his future."

John continues: "With this new appointment we are delighted to put in place a new management structure that will continue to grow the SciChem brand and to consolidate the foundations that have been put in place over the last 60 years. Our new Managing Director will assume his role at the end of July and we look forward to welcoming him to SciChem."

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JAN 2015: SciChem strengthen Their Sales Team

SciChem are delighted to announce that a new Territory Manager has joined the Laboratory Sales team.

Christopher Cumming has joined Scientific & Chemical Supplies to manage the Scotland territory. Chris has 23 years of sales experience and brings with him recent experience of the food diagnostics industry after a long career in the UK healthcare market promoting in vitro diagnostic instrumentation, reagents and IT products to clinical and commercial laboratories.

To contact Chris, please email him or call on 07786 837 108.

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NOV 2014: SciChem announced as Hach Lange's Sales Partner in Ireland

Hach Lange Ireland has appointed Scientific & Chemical Supplies as a Sales Partner in Ireland to support the Laboratory Services and Supply Business Sector.

Whatever your water analysis needs, HACH LANGE offers the perfect solution. Whether you want to check the carbon content of waste water or keep an eye on the salt content of your process water, there is a solution to suit. HACH LANGE's laboratory solutions ensure accurate and reliable analysis for all key parameters in the municipal, regulatory and industrial sectors, in the lab and in the field.

Sally McGivern, SciChem Laboratory Sales Manager notes that "Hach Lange's range of Laboratory Instrumentation, Portables and Reagents ideally complement the full range of lab equipment and consumables on offer from SciChem. We are delighted with this partnership as it enables us to bring an even greater depth to the products and services we offer to customers, old and new, in Ireland."

SciChem's Territory Managers in Ireland, John Molloy and Frank Eardley have a wealth of experience with this product range and will be fully supported by Jon Shepherd (Sales Consultant Specialist) of Hach Lange Ireland. John and Frank remain available to assist with any customer enquiries or explain these changes in more detail.

We look forward to bringing you more news on this exciting partnership, including some fantastic special offers, throughout 2015 and beyond.

For more information, contact John or Frank on:

Email Frank or call on 086 850 6778

Email John or call on 087 679 3881

or contact the Cork office on 021 488 2388 or cork@scichem.com

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JAN 2014: Sally McGivern to Lead SciChem's Laboratory Team

Sally McGivern has joined Scientific & Chemical Supplies to lead the sales team in the laboratory division. Sally joins us from GE Healthcare Life Sciences and brings with her over 12 years of experience of the scientific industry, in both sales and academic positions.

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Thank You for Visiting Us at Lab Innovations 2014

Lab Innovations |Stand D14 | Birmingham NEC | 5th & 6th November 2014

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who came along to visit our stand.

The exhibition was a great success for SciChem and gave us the opportunity to showcase a handful of our new and exclusive ranges, including the Hanna Edge pH Meter and NUVE Laboratory Steam Steriliser.

We hope you enjoyed the show and we look forward to seeing you again in the near future.

Please do not hesitate to contact our Laboratory Sales Manager, Sally McGivern on 01902 355 455 or sally.mcgivern@scichem.com, with any questions or feedback you may have following the exhibition.


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Prize Draw Winners announced!

Our 2014 Catalogue has given our customers an opportunity to win a series of prizes, simply by submitting their details via a simple online form.


Our final winner was Mo Chavda (Laboratory Manager) at Panesar Foods. Mo is pictured receiving his GBP250 voucher from SciChem's Andy Bonser.

Working in close partnership with their clients to deliver innovative food products, Panesar Foods has grown from a range of just 4 products to an offering of over 750 different products, including speciality, mainstream and own label brands.



October's winner is Anne Toner, Analytical Services Manager at Devro.

Anne wins a NUVE NB5 Digital Water Bath.

Devro are one of the world's leading manufacturers of collagen casings used in food manufacture.

Pictured receiving her prize from SciChem's representative in Scotland, Chris Cumming is Anne, and her colleagues Amy Lee, Analytical Laboratory Technician and Michael McConnell, Analytical & Development Laboratory Technician.



The winner of the September prize of a SciChem Portable Balance has been announced and is Shane Mulcahy of Arrabawn Co-op.

Arrabawn Co-op produces a wide array of products which include dairy consumer products such as milk, butter, cream; dairy ingredients such as casein, skim milk powder, whole milk powder, whey; and animal feed products.



The second winner was Elisabeth Reeve of Environmental & Management Services, who won a Stuart Variable Speed Vortex Mixer.

Based in York, EMS offers a comprehensive and confidential safety, health and environmental consultancy.




The first draw took place in early August, and the lucky winner of the Sprout Mini Centrifuge [CEN530011] was Emma Keeley of Forest Tosara, who is pictured here receiving her prize from Frank Eardley, one of SciChem's Territory Managers in Ireland.

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SciChem add MacronTM Fine Chemicals to their Range

SciChem (Scientific & Chemical Supplies Limited) today announces that they have added the MacronTM Fine Chemicals line of laboratory chemicals to their product offering. This is a highly competitively priced and affordable range of laboratory products.

The Macron Fine ChemicalsTM brand is a versatile range of analytical laboratory products produced under world-class quality systems and manufacturing practices by AvantorTM Performance Materials, a global manufacturer of speciality chemicals.

Macron Fine ChemicalsTM products deliver reliable results and value to SciChem's laboratory customers. Products featured in the Macron Fine ChemicalsTM product portfolio include ChromARTM solvents, high purity solvents for use in analytical testing, and ARTM solvents, analytical grade solvents for general laboratory use.

ChromARTM solvents enable a wide variety of liquid chromatography applications to be performed with confidence. They deliver consistent gradient profiles, low UV absorbance, flat baselines, low residue after evaporation, and low water levels when used in HPLC, UV, spectrophotometry, preparative chromatography, and other applications.

ARTM reagents meet or exceed general laboratory standards for analytical grade products, helping to ensure the integrity of results. Suited to applications in sectors ranging from Industrial to Chemical, Food & Beverage to Pharmaceutical, Petrochemical to Agriculture, ARTM reagents offer the reliability and repeatability that you expect from a global chemical manufacturer.

"We have had a great response from customers so far who, when transferring to these products, have found the quality of the Macron Fine ChemicalsTM range to be completely suitable for their routine applications but have greatly appreciated the value for money that they are getting."

SciChem's distribution arrangement with Avantor ensures that Macron Fine ChemicalsTM are readily accessible to laboratories throughout the UK and Ireland. Based in the West Midlands, SciChem have committed to hold a significant stock of the MacronTM range thereby ensuring end users excellent availability across the entire portfolio.

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