Labotec Corporate Video

Grow, Nurture, Evolve | Science & Technology | Southern Africa

This video is a passionate expression of Labotec’s 60 years in Science & Technology as an equipment supplier of laboratory equipment and solutions. Southern Africa has seen an evolution of science activity in this time. Through symbiotic partnerships with scientists, researchers and others in industry, more than half a century has been eventful and challenging. Over the years, the shaping of Labotec’s story is simply a reflection of your scientific story.

Labotec is a Scientific Instrument Supply Company | B-BBEE Level 6 |ISO 9001:2015

Labotec, suppliers of laboratory equipment to sub-Sahara Africa, has a B-BEE Level 6 status, with ISO 9001:2015 accreditation. First established in 1960 as one of the first laboratory supply companies in South Africa, Labotec have partnered with some of the world’s leading brands, bringing the best quality home to help empower laboratories and manufacturers to make more accurate diagnostic decisions, advance research methods and results and improve production performance in diverse fields such as food & beverage, microbiology, chemistry, physics, medical, industrial and pharmaceutical. Labotec technical support offers after-sales service on all our products to ensure that clients receive true value from their investment to operate effectively, efficiently and economically.

The product divisions at Labotec are Medical and General Lab Division. Medical division includes product lines such as centrifuges, ULT freezers, ductless fumehoods, slide stainers, microtomes and autopsy equipment. The General Lab division is complimented with products such as ovens, incubators, furnaces, pH meters, NIR, rotovapors, water purification systems, fat extractors, protein determination and refrigerated circulators.

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Mission Statement

Labotec’s mission is to supply turnkey solutions and innovative products and services to the scientific community. Our products, professional advice and technical support will empower laboratories and manufacturers to make more accurate diagnostic decisions, advance research methods and results, and improve production performance by:

  • Harnessing and delivering international expertise
  • Supplying a complete offering of high quality products and services


Labotec’s vision is to be the best at understanding and satisfying the needs of laboratories and manufacturers in the African region, through evolving partnerships and mutual growth with our clients.