Advanced Instruments acquisition of Vitech Scientific Ltd. successfully completed

NORWOOD, Mass., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Advanced Instruments, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of Vitech Scientific Ltd., of Partridge Green, West Sussex, United Kingdom.

Vitech is a leading supplier of instruments and service support to pathology laboratories throughout the United Kingdom. Their product lines include products for hematology, biochemistry, immunology, and sports science.

"The unique needs of our market have always been our number one concern," according to Peter Hooper, founder of Vitech. "This alliance will insure that our customers' requirements remain clearly in focus and that our business will grow."

The UK distribution of Advanced Instruments' clinical products has been handled by Vitech since 1989. "We are excited to have partnered with a company that truly values its customers," says John Coughlin, President and CEO of Advanced Instruments. "This acquisition will provide us with direct input of local market requirements and more efficient distribution of new clinical products. We are also pleased to expand our relationship with Vitech's other suppliers and grow their businesses."

About Advanced Instruments
Advanced Instruments is a leading supplier of instrumentation for clinical, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, microbiology, and dairy laboratories around the world. Quality, reliability, service and support have been the company's guiding principles since our founding in 1955. The company's expertise includes freezing-point depression technology, cytology, infrared and image analysis. Advanced Instruments and our subsidiaries (Delta Instruments BV and Mart Microbiology BV) design and manufacture products that help healthcare organizations improve the quality of care and industrial companies enhance quality and productivity. Please visit to learn more about our business.

Advanced Instruments, Inc.
2 Technology Way
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: +1 781 320 9000

Vitech Scientific Ltd.
Huffwood Manor
Partridge Green
West Sussex RH13 8AU
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 01403 710479

Media Contact: Peter Costas, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, 781.320.9000,

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