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Ace Glass Incorporated Now VWR Core Supplier
Full Line of Ace Lab Glassware and Equipment Available to VWR Clients
Vineland, NJ, February 2008: Ace Glass Incorporated, a leading supplier of scientific glassware and laboratory equipment, announced the firm has recently signed a multi-year agreement with VWR International, LLC to become a “core supplier” for North America to the firm.
"We are extremely pleased that our entire product line will now be available through VWR International," said Chuck Carney, Ace's Director of Marketing. "As of January 1, 2008, all firms under contract with VWR will have full access to the entire Ace Glass line of products."About VWR International, LLC
VWR International is a leader in the global research laboratory industry with worldwide sales of $3.3 billion US dollars. VWR's business is highly diversified across products and services, geographic regions and customer segments. The company offers products from a wide range of manufacturers, to a large number of customers primarily in North America, Europe and other locations. VWR's principal customers are major pharmaceutical, biotechnology, chemical, technology, clinical, food processing and consumer product companies, universities and research institutes, governmental agencies, environmental testing organizations, and primary and secondary schools. VWR distributes a diversified product mix, including chemicals, glassware and plasticware, equipment and instruments, furniture, protective apparel, production and safety products, and other life science and laboratory products and supplies. VWR supports its customers by providing storeroom management, product procurement, supply chain systems integration, technical services and laboratory bench top delivery. VWR maintains operations in over 20 countries and employs over 6,000 people worldwide. VWR International is headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
About Ace Glass Incorporated
Founded 1936 in Vineland, NJ, Ace Glass Incorporated is a leader and innovator of scientific glassware, lab equipment and glass apparatus. The firm's innovations and inventions include the first American made spherical joints and sintered-glass fritted disks. Ace also designed and patented the first internally threaded glassware — Ace Threds® — plus Ace Trubore® Precision Bore Tubing, and their unique Instatherm® oil baths. Ace Glass continues its strong tradition today, meeting the laboratory glassware needs of satisfied customers worldwide.