Wheaton acquires MicroLiter

December 21, 2012

Wheaton, a supplier of solutions for laboratory research, diagnostic packaging, and specialty pharmaceuticals industries, has acquired MicroLiter Analytical Supplies Inc., a supplier of pre-cleaned chromatography sample vials and accessories for use with autosamplers.

Founded in 1996 to provide high-quality consumable products to the autosampler market, MicroLiter is recognized for its focus on supplying pre-cleaned, sample containment products processed in Class 10,000 clean room facilities. Its product line includes 12 x 32 mm glass autosampler vials, inserts, septa, and closures, and the MicroLiter Plate Sampling System, a patented design that brings a 96-well, multi-array sample handling format for chromatography autosamplers.

“MicroLiter, a leading brand in high precision chromatography, is a strategic step in strengthening Wheaton’s leadership in chemical analysis products, and to that end, we welcome MicroLiter’s dedicated customers and advocates,” said Wayne Brinster, President of Wheaton. “We’re looking forward to a synergistic relationship in which we can better support scientists and researchers, through efficiencies and product line expansion.”

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