A new report from SDi (Strategic Directions International, part of Science and Medicine Group) says the sometimes overlooked market for consumable supplies used in laboratory research will reach 25.9 billion dollars in 2020. These products also represent the make-or-break portion of the business for many instrument companies; the business line where they earn their profits and increase […]

An upcoming report from Strategic Directions International will estimate and project the entire market for research laboratory instrument consumables; items required to keep instruments running and performing experiments and tests. According to this report, four categories dominate: HPLC, sequencers, nucleic acid extraction and purification platforms, and PCR. HPLC: High-Performance Liquid Chromatography is one of the […]

Consumables currently comprise a little less than one-third of the total market for laboratory instruments, and their market share will grow to a little more than one-third in just a few years. One thing to keep in mind about this gain, however, is that about half the market for these consumables is being driven by […]