LABRepCo specializes in laboratory equipment supply and is a key partner in new lab builds and renovations through consultative relationships with lab managers, architects and general contractors. Its product portfolio and technical expertise will enhance VWR's ability to provide a total lab solution meeting new laboratory and laboratory refurbishment needs when combined with VWR's existing lab furniture services and extensive product portfolio.

"Like VWR, LABRepCo believes that its people are what differentiate them in the industry," stated Mark McLoughlin, SVP and President for VWR's U.S. Lab Business. "The expertise of LABRepCo's associates will provide our customers with access to an expanded knowledge base, ultimately improving the customer experience."

Financial details of this acquisition remain confidential.