Thomas Scientific


Thomas Scientific has been a trusted supplier to federal, state, and local governments since its formation in 1900. It is the third largest, and fastest growing domestic non-vertically integrated distributor of laboratory supplies and equipment. Thomas provided critical supplies to states and local governments throughout the U.S. between 2020-21 in support of their emergency response efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Thomas Scientific offers a broad product line of laboratory supplies and equipment at competitive discounts. As an authorized distributor for over 1,200 suppliers and manufacturers, Thomas Scientific’s web site allows for 24/7/365 ordering of over 750,000 products.

With eight (8) warehouses across the U.S. and customer service centers on both the East and West Coast, Thomas Scientific provides nationwide support to its customers. All of Thomas Scientific’s warehouses are ISO 9001:2015 certified.


  • Laboratory consumables
  • Laboratory equipment & instruments
  • Laboratory chemicals, solutions, & standards
  • Chromatography supplies
  • Lab Automation robotics and consumables
  • Lab furniture and furnishings
  • Vaccine storage equipment and DDLs
  • Calibration services
  • Life safety supplies & PPE
  • Molecular diagnostics test kits and supplies (COVID and others)
  • Cleanroom equipment and supplies

Contract Info

Awarded Vendor:
Thomas Scientific

Contract Awarded:
Distribution of General Lab Supplies

Contract Number:

Lead Agency: 
Region 14 ESC

Contract Term:
3 year term, December 1, 2022 to November 30, 2025
*Option to renew for two (2) additional one (1) year periods.

Due Diligence

Request for Proposal:
RFP for Distribution of General Lab Supplies

Awarded Vendor Response:
Thomas Scientific's Response to RFP

Bid Tab & Request for RFP List

Award Letter:
Region 14 Award Letter

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Vendor Contact

Lewis McMillan
(484) 280-8133