Product News: SLS Partner with Kinesis Ltd to Provide Pipette Servicing

21 Apr 2011


Nottingham based Scientific Laboratory Supplies (SLS) has teamed up with leading pipette calibration and repair specialists, Kinesis Ltd. The new partnership means SLS customers now benefit from a comprehensive service that covers the whole pipettor lifecycle from supply to servicing.

SLS and Kinesis will operate a true partnership approach to ensure that customers who require accredited or non accredited services both benefit from the pipette servicing packages. SLS also provide a number of cost effective pre-service and interim service validation and certification packages.

As part of the new partnership, SLS customers will have access to Kinesis’ System Solutions management software. This is a bespoke application that provides customers with access to a secure online portal where they can check their service and calibration history.

Lee Jenkins, Supply Development Manager at SLS says “We prefer to take a collaborative approach with customers as the majority return year on year. We wanted to provide our customers with a full UKAS accredited pipette servicing package and Kinesis provided exactly this on a nationwide basis.”

SLS are the largest, independent laboratory supplier in the UK. Their expertise provides customers with an efficient and flexible approach, based on choice and customer service. They manage the end-to-end supply chain to provide cost and efficiency savings. The new partnership demonstrates SLS’ ongoing commitment to providing customers with the complete solution for all their chemicals, consumables and equipment needs.

Kinesis has over 10 years experience in 3rd party instrument servicing and are industry acknowledged liquid handling professionals. Their pipettor servicing package is fully accredited by UKAS.

Fiona Brunton, UK Pipette Service Manager at Kinesis concludes “We are really pleased to be working with SLS. Our experience in calibration and SLS’ expertise in providing high quality laboratory supplies means customers really can expect the longest and most productive pipettor lifespan.”

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