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A Special Announcement from Globe Scientific

4/28/2022 I Mahwah, NJ

To Our Valued Customers, Vendors, Employees and Friends,<br/><br/>As most of you know, our family has been in the laboratory supply business for nearly 39 years. Our company, Globe Scientific, was founded in 1983 by my parents Milton and Beverly Diamond and has grown to become one of the largest privately held laboratory products companies in our industry. From our humble beginnings in the basement of our home to our current 150,000 square foot facility in Mahwah, New Jersey, Globe provides thousands of different products to the laboratory industry through a wide channel of distribution partners.

We can proudly say that our team and our corporate culture is one of the best in the industry… and there’s so much more for us to accomplish! To support our strategic vision for the future and help us reach for the stars, we are excited to announce that our family has partnered with L Squared Capital Partners to support our growth and expand our reach.

As part of the transaction, Globe will join GSI Group Holdings, a platform company consisting of prestigious microscopy companies with locations in California, Holland, Spain, and China. Together… we will go far!

Globe Scientific will continue to operate business-as-usual under the expert management of our C-suite team with Randy Scott as President, David Ackley as COO and Dennis Hoeft as CSMO. Together with our existing superstar teams of customer service, sales, marketing, purchasing, product development, accounting, and warehouse professionals, Globe will continue to provide our customers with the five-star service they have come to expect. And while our family is stepping down from all active roles, my sister Lisa and I will be joining the board of the parent company, GSI Group.

We take this opportunity to say a heartfelt thank you to our customers, vendor partners, and our incredible team of employees whose loyalty, dedication, hard work and expertise has brought us to this milestone moment in our company’s history.

With much excitement and great anticipation, we look forward to watching our company and our Globe family flourish as part of the GSI Group platform … here’s to a happy, healthy, and bright future for all!

With best personal regards,

THE DIAMOND FAMILY

Dara Diamond

President and Chief Executive Officer

Globe Scientific Introduces Globe Glass™ Premium Quality Laboratory Glassware with Superior Packaging

2/22/2022 I Mahwah, NJ

Globe Scientific, a leading producer of high-quality laboratory plasticware, glassware and bench-top equipment introduces Globe GlassTM premium quality laboratory glassware with superior GlassGuard™ packaging. Designed to meet the needs of both laboratory professionals and laboratory supply distributors, Globe Glass combines quality glassware and superior packaging at an affordable price point

Engineered to meet the hazards and rigors of transportation, GlassGuard packaging protects Globe Glass laboratory glassware during shipment. Robust packaging designs begin at the pack level and extend to the full case packaging. Heavy duty, multi-layered corrugated container systems meet rigid quality standards and testing protocols to provide exceptional protection from damage, even in the small parcel shipping environment. This packaging reduces the time and costs associated with replacing broken glassware and in turn helps reduce downtime in laboratories.

Globe Glass laboratory glassware is made exclusively from ASTM E438, Type I, Class A, 3.3 borosilicate glass for excellent resistance to thermal shock and high chemical resistance to most acids, alkalis, and solvents. Globe Glass laboratory glassware meets applicable ASTM standards for volume, shape, dimensions, graduation markings, and calibration. These ASTM standards are clearly marked for easy confirmation that each piece of Globe Glass laboratory glassware will meet the needs of laboratory professionals.

The Globe Glass product line includes a wide range of beakers, Erlenmeyer flasks (standard, wide mouth, screw cap), media bottles, volumetric flasks (standard, wide mouth, Class A and Class B), and graduated cylinders (Class A and Class B). All products are available in the most common sizes.

“We are delighted to launch the Globe Glass line to the market after extensive research and development to ensure we deliver a premium quality product at a value price that meets all of the requirements of lab suppliers and lab professionals,” Gerry Stone, Vice President Product Sales, Globe Scientific.

A message from our CEO Regarding COVID-19

3/18/2020 I Mahwah, NJ

Dear Customers and Friends,

Across the nation and around the world, these are unprecedented and uncertain times. While the situation surrounding COVID-19 is fluid and evolving, what remains constant is our steadfast commitment to the health and safety of our team, our customers, our community and beyond.

Globe Scientific stands strong and ready to do our part. As a worldwide provider of laboratory supplies, our New Jersey distribution center is open for business and committed to supplying our distribution partners with products that are critical to the healthcare industry, now more than ever.

We have been taking the necessary steps to maintain adequate inventory levels, and to ensure that our products are packaged and handled with the utmost of safety and care:

Throughout our organization, we have instituted the CDC’s recommended best practices and protocols, including mandatory “Social Distancing”.
Throughout our physical facility, we have increased the frequency of our cleaning and sanitizing routines; this includes but is not limited to more frequent handwashing, additional sanitizing stations, and more frequent disinfecting of equipment and shared surfaces.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has been distributed to all personnel; in addition to the standard use of disposable gloves, this additional PPE is required to be worn by all warehouse distribution and material handling staff. 
We are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of our employees. In addition to the safety measures above, we have taken additional steps to protect our staff:

All work related travel has been suspended.
Most of our office personnel have been equipped with resources to work remotely from their homes.
Team members who remain on-site are working at stations that are well spaced apart to comply with “social distancing” standards; we have staggered all workday breaks to further minimize contact. As mentioned above, each staff member is equipped with personal protection gear which also includes personal communication devices to limit the need for in person contact.
As the situation continues to evolve, we will provide additional updates. In the meantime, from my family to yours, thank you for putting your trust in Globe Scientific. Please stay safe and healthy, and may we emerge from this challenge with greater strength and resilience as a united global community.

Dara Diamond

President and Chief Executive Officer

Globe Scientific Celebrates 36 Years in Business

6/21/2018 I Mahwah, NJ

June 2019 Globe Scientific celebrated its 36th year as the trusted name in laboratory supplies!

Originally founded in 1983 by the Diamond family, Globe Scientific remains a family owned and operated company. We continue to grow thanks to our ongoing commitment to providing premium quality products, total customer satisfaction, outstanding personal service and innovative solutions.

Globe Scientific is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company. We offer the broadest line of laboratory consumables available from any one source and stock over 4000 items available for immediate shipment. Our products are available through dealers worldwide.

Globe Scientific. The trusted name in lab supplies for 36 years.

Globe Scientific Introduces TransferTop™ Urine Collection Cup

4/20/2018 I Mahwah, NJ

Globe Scientific TransferTop™ Urine Collection and Direct Transfer Cups feature an integrated transfer mechanism for "closed system" transfer of urine samples directly from the cup to a vacuum sample tube. With the TransferTop™ System, there is no need for laboratory personnel to open the collection cup and pour the sample into a tube for processing. Instead, the safety label is peeled back, and the vacuum tube inserted for simple, safe, efficient, and reliable sample transfer.

          • Reduces spills, improves lab hygiene, and limits exposure to dangerous samples
          • Improves efficiencies and sample throughput when compared to traditional open systems

Globe Scientific Introduces 5mL Midi-Centrifuge Tubes

10/23/2017 I Mahwah, NJ

Globe Scientific is pleased to introduce a high-quality line of 5mL polypropylene (PP) midi-centrifuge tubes. These innovative tubes are available in both snap cap and screwcap varieties. They provide an efficient and economical alternative to 15mL conical tubes when working with sample volumes between 2.0 and 5.0mL. The 5mL midi-centrifuge tubes with attached snap cap provide the convenience of 1.5mL microcentruge tubes but hold larger volumes. The pierceable cap allows easy access by needle or syringe.

Both varieties are graduated and suitable for use from -86° to 80°C for low temperature storage and general laboratory use, and are available sterile or non-sterile.

Globe Scientific Introduces Diamond Max™ Centrifuge Tubes

8/28/2017 I Mahwah, NJ

Diamond Max™ Centrifuge Tubes are engineered for high speed centrifugation and meet the demands of the most critical scientific work. Premium grade materials and an automated, touch free manufacturing process provide both performance and savings to users.


          • Manufactured in a class 100,000 clean room, gamma irradiated to SAL 10 -6 , and certified
              to be free from DNase, RNase, Human DNA, Pyrogens, and Endotoxins
          • USP Class VI resin is also FDA CFR 21 compliant for food safety
          • High spin rates with maximum RCF ratings of up to 20,000 x g!
          • Integral seal ring design for secure closures
          • Recyclable paperboard racks

RV-Pette PRO™ Repeat Volume Pipettor and Matching Dispenser Syringe Tips Now Available

7/25/2017 I Mahwah, NJ

Globe Scientific Inc., is pleased to introduce the RV-Pette PRO ™ Repeat Volume Pipettor and matching Dispenser Syringe Tips. Used in combination, the RV-Pette PRO ™ pipettor and tips offer 120 dispensing volume options that meet the demands of nearly all users. Light weight ergonomic design makes the RV-Pette PRO ™ the right choice for efficient and comfortable pipetting during repeat dispensing procedures. The pipettors are manufactured to DIN EN ISO 8655 requirements to ensure accuracy and reliability.

The tips are available in 12 sizes to match all sizes offered by other manufacturers so end users will not need to change protocols or practice.

Globe Scientific Achieves ISO 9001 Certification

4/17/2017 I Mahwah, NJ

Globe Scientific Inc., an industry leading provider of laboratory consumables, is pleased to announce today that it has earned ISO 9001 certification. The comprehensive system audits covered every aspect of operations.

"Any company that has been through the certification process knows that achieving ISO 9001 certification is demanding," said Dara Diamond, President and CEO Officer of Globe Scientific. "Each individual in our operation must be wholly dedicated to the pursuit of quality. By scrutinizing our enterprise at every level, we assure that our customers are receiving superior customer service and the highest quality products."

ISO 9001 is a quality management system standard that was developed by the International Organization for Standardization, which is an association of governmental and nongovernmental organizations from many countries. The ISO 9001 standard is utilized to certify quality management systems that focus on continuous improvement, customer satisfaction and the active involvement of both management and employees in a process based approach.

“Fulfilling the strict requirements of the ISO 9001 standard highlights our focus and commitment to deliver total customer satisfaction,” Dara said.

Note: All instruments and names of manufacturers mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective companies and are used for reference purposes only. Globe Scientific Inc. expressly disclaims any affiliation to them.