AnalytiChem expands its European presence and microbiology offering with bioTRADING Benelux B.V. acquisition.

Eschborn – Germany – AnalytiChem Holding GmbH today has announced the acquisition of bioTRADING Benelux B.V., a Dutch manufacturer of high-quality culture media in all forms of packaging.

Founded in 1979, bioTRADING Benelux B.V. serves customers in a wide range of industries from pharmaceutical, veterinarian and food industries to hospitals, pharmacies and also supplies to regional distributors. The production facility in Mijdrecht, The Netherlands, meets pharmaceutical regulations for prepared culture media and its quality control is accredited by the Dutch Council of Accreditation Standard according to ISO/IEC 17025. The Belgian subsidiary, bioTRADING Belgium bvba, is located in Keerbergen.

Gerjan De Jonge, Managing Director of bioTRADING Benelux B.V., commented: “AnalytiChem shares our vision, philosophy, culture, market approach and guarantees the continuity of bioTRADING in the interest of our customers. Within the AnalytiChem group, especially with media manufacturer Northeast Laboratory Services, we see great opportunities to share knowledge and expand our customized approach to other markets.  Together with our loyal employees and strong management team we look forward taking the next step in the development of the company.”

“AnalytiChem is focused on market leading capabilities, something bioTRADING clearly demonstrates with its broad media portfolio manufactured in state-of-the-art facilities. From bottled to bagged and ready to use forms: With the addition of bioTRADING our group is able to offer a much broader portfolio across the geographies we are active in.” said Raoul Biskupek, CEO of AnalytiChem. “This complementary offering opens exciting growth opportunities with our subsidiaries in the adjacent countries and our strong distribution partners.”

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