Simi Valley, CA- June 30, 2014- VDI Laboratory is pleased to announce the expansion of their specialty lab menu offered through Patterson Veterinary Supply. A new agreement with Patterson allows the distributor the ability to carry VDI Laboratory's full, and expanding, line of specialty lab tests.
"This commitment by Patterson extends the current offering of 3 tests to 14 total tests," says Steve Gauthier, director of Marketing and Clinical Studies at VDI. "The new lab services model will allow Patterson clients access to our rapidly growing menu, and gives both Patterson and VDI the ability to meet the needs of our clients in a more efficient way."
Patterson Veterinary Supply, formerly Webster Veterinary Supply, has been the exclusive distributor for VDI tests since November 2010. Patterson is the leading distributor of veterinary supplies to companion-pet veterinary clinics in the eastern United States and the second largest nationally. One of the most respected names in the veterinary supply industry, Patterson is a value-added, full-service distributor of consumable supplies, equipment, diagnostic products, vaccines and pharmaceuticals.
"We are very pleased with Patterson's representation of VDI's cancer tests", said Randy Ringold, President of VDI. "With Patterson's nationwide representation of leading veterinary products, and more than 200 representatives in the field, they are well suited to represent the entire test menu as it continues to expand."
About VDI Laboratory
VDI Laboratory (VDI) is a specialty diagnostics company that provides veterinary reference laboratory services and in-house diagnostic products. VDI is dedicated to the research and development of innovative biomarkers to assist veterinarians in the diagnostic workup of companion animals. VDI continues to pursue new biomarkers in a variety of disease states and other challenging situations facing the veterinarian. Stay informed by visiting VDI on Facebook or at VDIlab.com.
About Patterson Veterinary Supply
Patterson Veterinary serves as a leading distributor of supplies, equipment, technology, vaccines and pharmaceuticals in the U.S. and the U.K. With over 30,000 products from the leading names in veterinary medicine, Patterson supplies companion-pet, equine and mixed-practice clinics.
Veterinary draws from an enormous pool of resources to provide expanded services, products, technologies and distribution capabilities. This includes a continual influx of new technology and product and equipment offerings, as well as innovative business solutions to improve efficiency and productivity in veterinary practices.