Neogen Named Commercialization Partner of the Year
The University of Nebraska has announced that Neogen Corporation has been named Commercialization Partner of the Year. In presenting the award, NUtech
Ventures, the university’s commercialization arm, cited Neogen’s 18-year partnership with the University of Nebraska’s
Food Allergy Research and Resource Program to develop
and market rapid food allergen tests that the food
industry uses to protect its food-allergic consumers.
NUtech also cited Neogen’s Lincoln, NE-based
GeneSeek animal genomics laboratory, which was
founded in collaboration with the university.
Mérieux NutriSciences Acquires Theolab
and Expands Its Environmental Offerings
Mérieux NutriSciences has announced the acquisition of 100 percent shareholding in Theolab, a leader
in the field of environmental sciences. This acquisition
allows Mérieux NutriSciences to become the undisputed
leader in the environmental services market in Italy.
Established in 1996, Theolab specializes in environmental analysis.
The company operates eight sites in Italy, with its main laboratory in Turin. Theolab is a widely
recognized service provider in Italy, working with major international and Italian companies.
Theolab and Mérieux NutriSciences Environmental operations in Italy will rapidly
be combined and will operate
as a single company.
Acquisition of CPX
largest supply chain
focused exclusively on
the handling of tem-
ucts, has entered into
an agreement to acquire
Coastal Pacific Xpress
(CPX), British Columbia’s
largest refrigerated carrier specializing in the shipping of
perishable and ambient-tem-perature products throughout
Canada and the U.S.