Strategic Procurement Services

Strategic Procurement Services

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Laboratory Supplies (Biological/Chemical)

The following Vendors have entered into a Vendor of Record agreement with Queen's University to supply Laboratory Supplies (Plasticware, Glassware , Pipette Tips, Gloves etc.) campus-wide.  This agreement is effective Dec 5th, 2011 until Nov 30th, 2016.  Each vendor has qualified based on the quality and content of their product catalogue, product delivery, customer service and Queen's University specific discount pricing structure.

A team comprised of Staff and Faculty from The Office of VP, Research, the Department of Chemistry, the Department of Chemical Engineering, the Faculty of Health Sciences and Strategic Procurement Services evaluated all proposals against a set of rated criteria. 

For lab supplies (biological/chemical) valued at under $10,000 a single quote from one of the vendors below is required.  For  lab supplies (biological/chemical)  valued at $10,000 to $99,999 three quotes from vendors listed below should be obtained.  For  lab supplies (biological/chemical)  valued at $100,000 or more a formal public tender must be issued.

The ten vendors below qualified based on the strength of their proposal.

Out of scope of these agreements: Dry ice, bottled gases, cleaning products, radioisotopes, antibodies, biological enzymes, plasmid kits (and other molecular biology kits), oligonucleotide synthesis, RNA/DNA sequencing, animal care supplies, chemicals and solvents.

These Suppliers should be used for all of your Laboratory Supplies needs.  In the event that these vendors cannot supply the exact Laboratory Supply required a different vendor may be used.

To leave feedback regarding this commodity or the suppliers listed below please contact Strategic Procurement Services.

Supplier Contact Information


Bio-Rad Laboratories Canada

Sean Wells
Account Manager
1329 Meyerside Drive, Mississauga ON L5T 1C9
Tel. 800-268-0213 x3393


Canadawide Scientific

Tyler Dale
Account Manager
2300 Walkley Road, Ottawa, ON K1G 6B1
Tel. 800-267-2362 x241


Fisher Scientific

Darcy Vaters
Account Representative
112 Colonnade Road, Ottawa, ON K2E 7L6
Cell: +1 (613) 449-1316


Life Technologies

Kristin Jeffrey
Biosciences Account Manager
5250 Mainway, Burlington, ON L7L 5Z1
Cell: 613 867 4523


Mandel Scientific

Tina Large
Technical Sales Representative
2 Admiral Place, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 4N4
Tel. 888-883-3636 x315

Doug Watson
Technical Sales Representative
2 Admiral Place, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 4N4
Tel. 888-883-3636 x302



6373 Des Grandes Prairies, Montréal, QC H1P 1A5
Tel. 514-328-6614



Matt Dixon
Inside Account Representative
2149 Winston Park Drive, Oakville, ON L4G 3N2
Tel. 647-632-5182



Pierre St. Louis
Account Representative
2425 Edouard-Michelin, Terrebonne, QC J6Y 4P2
Tel. 450-477-5575


UltiDent Scientific

Jack Cohen
Territory Manager
4517, rue Dobrin, St. Laurent, GC, H4R 2L8
Tel. 800-463-4163


VWR International

Kim McFarlane
Sales Representative
2360 Argentia Road, Mississauga, ON L5N 5Z7
Tel. 613-331-3205