MIDLAND, Ontario, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- LabX.com, the first business-to-business internet auction and marketplace for scientific products announced today that it has acquired the print and digital publication Lab Manager Magazine(R) from Vicon Publishing, Inc., Amherst , NH . Vicon Publishing will continue to publish their existing magazines: ALN Europe(TM), ALN(R) Magazine, Controlled Environments Magazine(R), and Forensic Magazine(R). Lab Manager Magazine delivers focused content to an audience of laboratory professionals.
The acquisition of Lab Manager Magazine and LabManager.com and their BPA audited 30,000 subscribers will leverage the global reach of LabX.com serving thousands of scientific professionals each day who buy laboratory equipment. The addition of the print publication solidifies the LabX operational model as a marketplace where companies can locate both new and used laboratory products.
Under the new ownership, Lab Manager Magazine will release the next issue this summer. The magazine will operate initially as a bi-monthly publication. The core audience of subscribers responsible for their laboratory operations will continue to be the focus of the magazine. LabX President Bob Kafato comments, "We will continue to cater to Lab Managers while adding value to the publication from the LabX organization. This will help readers make more informed purchasing decisions." Vicon Publishing, Inc.'s CEO, Patrick Murphy agrees, "Lab Manager Magazine's subscribers who buy, specify and recommend laboratory products and services will be well served by LabX." Looking forward to the release of the magazine's updated format Kafato stated, "We believe our magazine will help lab managers run their laboratories better by providing insightful information that crosses business, management and science."
LabX will also extend subscriptions to current Lab Managers registered on LabX.com who want to receive the new publication either in hardcopy or digital format.
For more details contact: LabX at email@example.com
LabX has evolved as a highly specialized business-to-business marketplace where scientific equipment and supplies can be bought and sold. Over 150,000 lab professionals from all industries are members of LabX who use Labx.com to buy and sell analytical instruments and general laboratory equipment and supplies.
About Vicon Publishing:
Vicon Publishing, Inc., located in Amherst, NH publishes ALN Europe(TM), ALN Magazine(TM), Controlled Environments Magazine(R), and Forensic Magazine(R). Vicon Publishing has an established history of producing quality publications with excellent editorial and attractive advertising opportunities.
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