SLS announces appointment as an official distributor for the Merck Supelco® range of analytical products

Scientific Laboratory Supplies (SLS), the UK’s largest independent supplier of scientific products, is pleased to announce further consolidation of its relationship with Merck through its appointment as an official distributor for the Supelco® range of analytical products. Comprising of over 500,000 products, the comprehensive range from SLS provides a solution for most applications.

The Supelco brand incorporates many of the product lines that have made Merck one of the key names in the analytical laboratory sector, from chromatography and spectroscopy to solvents and reference standards, as well as titration and almost any other analytical chemistry technique. The Supelco brand also includes many of the products previously known as Merck products.

SLS has over 30 years of experience supporting the UK scientific sector and, as a strategic partner for Merck, this arrangement consolidates a commitment by both companies to high-quality products and services, manufacturing effectiveness, and meeting customers’ expectations. SLS also offers next-day delivery on all in-stock products.

Every product across the comprehensive Supelco portfolio is meticulously tested against the tightest specifications, to ensure the highest industry standards and compliance with applicable regulations. In the fast-paced world of routine lab testing, easy, secure, and reliable transfer of data for method execution and documentation is essential. Digitalization and connectivity are key phrases often used to describe the demand for smart, fast, and seamless access to the required data. Supelco digital solutions can help make daily analytical work safer, simpler and more efficient, to ensure the most accurate results.

Tom O’Meara, Portfolio Lead – Chemicals and Chromatography at SLS, explained: “SLS is delighted to consolidate its relationship with Merck through appointment as an official distributor of the Supelco range. Being able to offer these market-leading Supelco products alongside the entire Merck Sigma-Aldrich portfolio strengthens our market position, and allows our customers access to these leading brands from a single source.”

SLS has grown to become the UK’s largest independent supplier of laboratory equipment, chemicals, and consumables. Because of its independence, the company is unique in its approach to sourcing and supplying the highest quality, best value products, and brands.

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About Scientific Laboratory Supplies Ltd

SLS first began trading in 1991 and has grown to become the UK’s largest independent supplier of laboratory equipment, chemicals, and consumables. Headquartered in Nottingham, the company operates a warehousing, technical storage, and logistics service across the UK and in several international territories. SLS works closely with leading international industry brands through a market-leading catalog and an extended range of over 500,000 products.


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