Ordering List Labs’ Products Has Never Been Easier! Did you know that you could order List Labs’ products online? You must create an online account to purchase online from List Labs. For instructions on how to become a List Labs customer click here. The online ordering process has convenient features built in. Here are five features to make your online purchase easier.
Purchase Orders or Credit Cards Accepted Online Yep, you heard that right, we accept PO’s online! Established customers can create an account with List Labs and easily restock their lab by ordering their products online using their purchase order. We also accept all major credit cards, allowing you to pay online in a way that’s convenient for you.
List Labs Online Payment Options
Email or Print Cart for Easy Approval Not entirely sure if the items in your cart are what you need? Need that final approval from management before you can purchase? Email your cart to your colleague or manager for the green light before ordering. You can also print the cart to show your boss or keep for your own records.
Share your cart via email or print it out for approval
Access All Previous Orders and Receipts Reorder products with confidence knowing exactly what you ordered and when you ordered it. You can also access each individual order and print receipts for past orders.
View your past online orders and access your receipts
Shipping Options Did you know you could get your List Labs products by the next morning? With choices in shipping speed you can get your products as quickly as you need them*. You can also enter your own FedEx number if you would like to just use your account to ship.
Choose your shipping speed for your online order
Automatically Calculate Volume Discounts List Labs provides a volume discount starting at 10 vials and/or $2500 and it scales based on purchase. The online shopping cart automatically calculates this volume discount for you – no promo code needed! The more you buy, the more you save!
*Orders received by 11am can be shipped overnight. Orders requiring approvals, additional paperwork, etc. will not be shipped until necessary paperwork is received by List Labs.
By: Dom C. Ouano, Marketing Coordinator
Select Agents & Toxins (SA&T) require additional regulations during shipping. In 2015, it was reported in the media that a large institution neglected to ship SA&T’s properly. As a result of this, a much greater deal of scrutiny followed, and a major shipping service provider decided to keep Select Agents & Toxins out of their transit lines. This has caused several changes regarding the delivery of these products, such as the shipping price and processing time. List Labs wants to share this information with you, along with some recommendations. Please note that the following information only involves products that are classified as SA&T by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Shipments of other toxins are not impacted by these changes.
Strict IATA regulations made the shipping of Select Agents & Toxins complicated to begin with. Last year, a major shipping courier service provider decided they would no longer carry SA&T products, both domestically and internationally.
The loss of this major shipping provider creates a short-term economical shift in the relationship between the supply and demand of SA&T shipping services. The world now has lost the major carrier who provided great, efficient service, yet the demand to ship these products remains.
UPS accepts carriage of SA&T, but only for domestic shipments contained in a special box approved by IATA shipping regulations. World Courier accepts carriage of SA&T internationally, however the scheduling arrangements take about one week as different airlines and countries have different regulations.
What does this mean for researchers who use List Labs SA&T products in their research?
For researchers in the US, domestic shipments of SA&T can be expected to take an additional few days and will have a slight increase in freight cost.
For researchers overseas, shipments will take more time on our end to gain acceptance for carriage. Shipping internationally with World Courier will also incur a higher cost, ranging from $600 to $1200, depending on your location and the airline who will accept the item.
In the past, we have noticed that shipments of these products are usually very small in terms of the number of vials purchased at one time. To minimize shipping and administrative costs, List Labs recommends ordering multiple vials for each shipment. Our products are very stable when stored as recommended and consolidating purchases can minimize shipping costs as a percentage of the total order cost.
We hope to see the shipping landscape evolve further in the future with more shipping providers creating more options and added flexibility. As always, we adhere to the current regulations as the SA&T business is controlled. We continue to work diligently with our current carriers to create a dependable and cost effective solution for our customers.