Triad Business Journal Recognizes Carolina Liquid Chemistries Corp. Among Largest Life Science and Veteran Owned Companies

March 16, 2022

CLC recognized as top vob life sciences company

Greensboro, NC (March 9, 2022) – The Triad Business Journal has recognized Carolina Liquid Chemistries Corp. (CLC) as one of the top twenty-five largest life science firms as well as the third largest veteran owned business in the North Carolina Piedmont Triad.

Carolina Liquid Chemistries has been included among the largest life science companies every year for the past three years. The company credits its success with the fact that it manufactures its reagents for clinical chemistry analyzers in the United States, helping clinical laboratories manage their supply chain through the COVID-19 pandemic. In October of 2021, the company was certified as a Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE). Philip Shugart, veteran and owner of CLC, commented “Having fought in the Vietnam war, I am honored to be a veteran. I appreciate the recognition from the government for having served our country, and equally appreciate the healthcare facilities that recognize the contributions that Veterans make.”

Headquartered in Greensboro, NC, CLC is an FDA registered manufacturer, re-packager, re-labeler and value-added reseller of medical devices. The company specializes in biochemistry analyzers and reagents that are used clinical laboratories located in physicians’ offices, hospitals, and reference laboratories. CLC helps clinical laboratories of all sizes reduce chemistry analyzer and reagent costs, while also receiving accurate and timely results. CLC has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by providing various testing products and supplies to market under the FDA’s Emergency Use Authorization.

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