6309 Monarch Park Place, Suite 203
Niwot, CO 80503, USA
Phone (303) 443-5060
Toll free (888) 742-5060
Headquarters: Radnor, PA
2013 Revenues: $4.2 billion
Change in Sales from 2012: 1.4%
Employees: 8,400 (total); 3.800 (North America)
Locations: 35+ domestic, 100+ international
Key Executives: Manuel Brocke-Benz, director, president and CEO; Gregory L. Cowan, senior vice president and CFO
VWR International distributes chemicals, glassware, equipment, instruments, protective clothing, production supplies and other assorted laboratory products. Principal customers include major pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial and government organizations, as well as academic institutions, including schools, colleges and universities. VWR started off 2013 with a new president and CEO, Manuel Brocke-Benz, who had been serving as interim CEO while the board of directors searched for a replacement for former president and CEO John Ballbach.
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