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Improved LGC Standards webshop enhances customer experience

Date:23 July 2013

23 July 2013? The LGC Standards web shop now serves customers in over 115 territories, giving scientists around the world access to over 56,000 reference materials and over 40 PT schemes for the pharmaceutical, food, environmental, clinical, forensic and industrial sectors.
In response to customer feedback, the new webshop features the following enhancements:

  • Improved design, making it easier to navigate to products
  • Enhanced search function by CAS number
  • New ? quick bulk order function to speed up the order process

LGC Standards? customers can access their own contract prices, view availability and rapidly place orders at a few clicks of a button 24 /7 / 365 days per year.

Euan O?Sullivan, Managing Director of LGC Standards said; ?LGC continues to invest in improving the customer experience across all of our sales channels, including the web. Our aim is to combine excellent customer service, scientific expertise and leading logistics with a world class ecommerce offering, making us the first choice for sourcing reference materials and proficiency testing worldwide.?

To try out the new web shop and pin point that key reference material, click here

To register on the web shop, please click here


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Notes to editors

About LGC Standards

LGC Standards provides products and services to improve measurement and quality control within the laboratory, and is part of LGC, whose Science & Technology Division acts as the UK National Measurement Institute for chemical and bioanalytical measurements. LGC Standards supplies over 100,000 products, including reference materials, pharmaceutical impurity reference standards (produced under ISO Guide 34 accreditation), biological standards and reagents, and proficiency testing. LGC is also the exclusive European distribution partner for ATCC. LGC Standards is headquartered in Teddington, Middlesex, UK. Its global centre for excellence in proficiency testing is located in Bury (Greater Manchester). LGC Standards has offices in France, Germany, Italy, Poland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, China, Russia, United Arab Emirates and the UK, a joint venture presence in India, and representatives in Brazil, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, the Netherlands, Romania, Turkey and the US.

About LGC

LGC is the international science-based company and market leader in analytical, forensic, biotechnology and diagnostic services, as well as diagnostic products, proficiency testing and reference standards. LGC operates in a variety of international markets which underpin the safety, health and security of the public and the regulation of industry, for both public and private sector clients.

LGC has five divisions - LGC Forensics, LGC Genomics, LGC Health Sciences, LGC Standards and LGC Science & Technology. The latter includes specialist laboratories delivering contracts for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and supports LGC's designated role as the UK's National Measurement Institute for chemical and bioanalytical measurement.

Our operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025. With headquarters in Teddington, South West London, the LGC Group employs over 1,700 staff in 36 laboratories and centres globally. The genesis of LGC dates back to 1842, and for more than 100 years it has been home to the UK statutory function of Government Chemist. Formerly the Laboratory of the Government Chemist, LGC was privatised in 1996 and is now majority-owned by funds managed by Bridgepoint.

For further information contact:

Amanda Russell

Marketing Manager

LGC Standards

Queens Road, Teddington


TW11 0LY


Tel: +44 (0)20 8943 7412
Fax: +44 (0)20 8943 2767
Email: amanda.russell@lgcstandards.com

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