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Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, McKesson Corporation, Abbott and Siemens AG Are Dominating the Market for North America LIMS Market in 2017

North America LIMS Market is expected to grow at a healthy CAGR in the forecast period 2018 to 2025. The new market report contains data for historic year 2016, the base year of calculation is 2017 and the forecast period is 2018 to 2025.Access Full Report:

The North America LIMS market highly concentrated to a few big players and rest to local players who cater to domestic markets only. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. dominated the LIMS market accounting for a highest market share in 2017, followed by McKesson Corporation Abbott and Siemens AG. Other players in this market include are Roper Technologies, Inc., IBM Corporation, Illumina, Inc., Shimadzu Corporation, LabWare, LABWORKS among others.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.:

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. founded in 2006 and headquartered in Waltham, U.S. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the provider of analytical instruments, equipment, reagents and consumables, software, and services for research, manufacturing, analysis, discovery, and diagnostics. The company operates in various segments namely life sciences, industrial & applied science, clinical & diagnostics, lab solutions and other resources. The laboratory information management systems market related products and services lie under life sciences. 

The company has its subsidiaries namely Dionex, Patheon Inc., FEI Company, Affymetrix, Phadia, Nalge Nunc International, Richard Allan Scientific Co., REMEL Inc., Core Informatics and among others. Core Informatics is also engaged in providing the products, solutions, software and services, the company operates in various segments namely Core LIMS, Core ELN, Core SDMS, Core Collaboration and Core Connect. The company has its North America presence in many regions such as Sydney, Asia Pacific, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Melbourne among others.

In April, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc announced Thermo Scientific SampleManager 10.0 LIMS (laboratory information management system), it is the solution that delivers majorly cost savings for scientists and lab managers.

McKesson Corporation:

McKesson Corporation founded in 1833 and headquartered in San Francisco, U.S. The company is engaged in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care and healthcare information technology. It has partnered with several pharmaceutical manufacturers, providers, pharmacies, governments and other organizations in healthcare to provide the precise medicines, medical products and healthcare services to the patients safely and cost-effectively. It operates its business through two reporting segments - McKesson distribution solutions and McKesson technology solutions.

The distribution solutions offers wide range of product portfolio including healthcare-related products, branded and generic pharmaceutical drugs, specialty pharmaceutical solutions for pharmaceutical manufacturers for hospitals. It works with health systems which meets both the clinical and business needs laboratory. Health systems offers laboratory solution an integrated laboratory information system (LIS).                                                                                                          

It has its wide network North Americaly through its subsidiaries Celesio AG (Germany), PSS World Medical (Florida, U.S.), Uniprix (Canada), Per-Se Technologies (Georgia, U.S.) and others.


Abbott was incorporated in 1990 and headquartered in Illinois, U.S. The company is a diversified healthcare company focused in discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of broad line of health care products. It operates its business through four segments namely - established pharmaceutical products, diagnostic products, nutritional products and vascular products.

The company offers wide range of products for cardiovascular, diabetes care, diagnostics, neuromodulation, nutrition and pharmaceuticals. It offers the LIMS through Abbott Informatics product category which lies in the diagnostic products segments

 Abbott operates in more than 150 countries across United States, Europe, Western Hemisphere, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. It has its subsidiaries such as  Abbott Administration Inc. (Delaware), Abbott Home Infusion Services, Inc. (New York), Abbott Laboratories International Co. (Illinois), Abbott Australasia Pty Ltd.(Australia), Murex Diagnostics International, Inc. (Barbados), Abbott S.A. (Belgium).

Siemens AG:

Siemens AG founded in 1847 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany. The company is involved in production and manufacturing of plants across the world. The company is involved in electrification, automation and digitalization technologies. Siemens AG works in following segments power and gas, energy management, building technologies, mobility, digital factory and process industries drives, healthineers and renewable energy. The Siemens Healthineers segment provides technology to the healthcare industry and, diagnostic imaging and laboratory diagnostics. Siemens AG provides medical maintenance services through imaging and therapy services. Its remote monitoring program can detect and corrects medical equipment before they need larger repair.

The company has 377,000 employees and has North America presence in more than 200 countries. It offers equipment services for medical equipment maintenance. It serves in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, North America and South America.

In March, Siemen AG launched SIMATIC IT Unilab, an innovative laboratory information management system which offers flexibility and configurability for the management of all laboratory data. The web-based interface of the new Unilab V7 system offers a modern, practical surface which will allow users direct access to its wide range of functionalities. The newly launched product strengthens the product portfolio of Siemens

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