AGB Scientific: your complete laboratory suppliers
AGB Scientific Ltd - a VWR company is Ireland's largest supplier of laboratory instrumentation, equipment, consumables and expertise, representing some of the world's major equipment manufacturers. We provide Ireland's scientists with a high level of technical back up for the analytical instrumentation and laboratory equipment which makes up the backbone of Irish scientific manufacturing.
In April 2005, the AGB broup of companies was bought by VWR International, a global leader in the distribution of scientific supplies, with worldwide sales of US$3.0 billion. VWR's business is highly diversified across a spectrum of products and services, customer groups and geography. The company offers more than 750,000 products, from more than 5,000 manufacturers, to over 250,000 customers throughout North America and Europe. VWR's primary customers work in the pharmaceutical, life science, chemical, technology, food processing and consumer product industries. Other important customers include universities and research institutes; governmental agencies; environmental testing organizations; and primary and secondary schools. VWR International affiliates operate in 18 countries and employ almost 6,000 people. The company's mission is to deliver excellence in the distribution of scientific supplies. The VWR International Group is headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Our corporate headquarters are in Dublin, with a regional office in Belfast and significant geographical coverage provided by our sales executives and technical service engineers who live locally to our customer base.