Welcome to Biodirect

Founded in 2002 by industry expert Rich Tula, Biodirect is dedicated to the Life Science, Drug Discovery and Biotechnology industries to name a few by providing top-quality, intensely tested pre-owned biotechnology equipment, backed by professional support

Corporate Headquarters

Taunton, Massachusetts

The Biodirect Corporate Headquarters is based in the Myles Standish Industrial Park in Taunton Mass, directly off of Interstate-495. We are located in the newly developed Bioready Community for Life Science & Technology Development. The Biodirect team invites you to visit our new 22,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility, where you will find an extensive inventory of high quality used laboratory equipment and supplies from a wide range of manufacturers such as Tecan, Hamilton, Beckman Coulter, and many more.

Our Management Team:

Rich Tula – CEO / Product Specialist
Francine Tula – CFO
Karen Chandler – Director of Operations
Kevin Keras – GM LabSquad Division
William Thompson – Senior Director of Services
Betty Bristow – Customer Service Manager
Thomas DeSisto – IT / Logistics Manager

We are extremely proud of our entire organization.  This group known as ‘The TEAM’ includes our knowledgeable inside sales reps, outside account sales reps, sales support, office support, trained service engineers, OEM service partners, QA/QC division, inventory control group, warehouse and shipping personnel, logistics department and our OSHA safety and maintenance team.  This TEAM is what makes our mission statement come to life with their valued work ethic, high standards for quality and their overall understanding of customer satisfaction!

Biodirect is not a Broker:

With a large inventory of high quality certified pre-owned laboratory equipment, clients will benefit from competitive prices supported by an unprecedented level of technical services. When you buy from Biodirect, you are backed by a corporation who provides expert strategic technology solutions with a broad spectrum of innovative services so you can make informed decisions, minimize risk, reduce capital expenditure, increase operational efficiency, and ultimately shorten the "product-to-market" time span.

Huge Inventory:

The Biodirect team invites you to visit our new 22,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility, where you will find an extensive inventory of high quality laboratory equipment and supplies. Biodirect specializes in purchasing, refurbishing, certifying, and reselling state-of-the-art, high-throughput screening, lab automation, and detection systems including; HTS, laboratory automation/robotics, liquid handlers, detection systems, microplate handlers and storage, microplate labelers, microplate readers, microplate sealers, microplate washers, centrifuges, dispensers, and PCR/DNA/RNA technologies. You can call ahead if you would like to view specific items that you need.

Testing Lab:

Biodirect maintains a comprehensive testing lab where every piece of equipment, from liquid handlers to laboratory workstations, will endure assessment, quality testing, refurbishment, and certification. The state-of-the-art, high-throughput screening process ensures unsurpassed quality, giving you peace-of-mind in your purchasing decision.

Training Lab:

In addition, Biodirect maintains an expansive viewing room for presentations, training, and review and validation of equipment prior to purchase. Biodirect makes every effort to ensure you are 100% satisfied with your purchase.

Setup and Support Services (Onsite Manufacturer Technicians):

Through Biodirect’s LabSquad division, we provide telephone technical support and onsite field support services that include preventative maintenance, IQ/OQ/PQ, system and block verification and validation, product upgrade services, integration services, and product reconditioning.  (Click here for more information.)  Our AssayGuru division is also available to assist with your method development requirements.  (Click here for more information).

Tracking System:

To ensure the accuracy of your purchases and services, Biodirect has implemented a state-of-the-art ERP system to allow for tracking products, shipments, serial numbers, customer data, preventative maintenance scheduling, service and maintenance reporting, and much more.

Our Clients:

Biodirect's clients include some of the world's major medical and laboratory research companies, such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Moderna Therapeutics, Cell Signaling Technology, Harvard Medical School, University of Massachusetts, Forma Therapeutics, Blueprint Medicine, Biotix, Dow Chemical, Dow AgroSciences, The Scripps Research Institute, Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute, University of California, Monsanto, Sigma – Aldrich, Eurofins, Duke University, Johns Hopkins University, USDA to name a few.   Some of our Forbes 2000 customers are Pfizer, BMS, Vertex, Norvatis, Glaxo Smith Kline, Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly and Abbvie.

Our service related accounts include Perkin Elmer OneSource, Thermo Fisher Unity Lab Services, The Remi Group, Agilent Technologies CrossLab, Specialty Underwriters and Johnson Controls.