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Randox Laboratories Founded

Randox Laboratories Limited is founded by Dr Peter FitzGerald in April 1982

Reagents in the early years

Consisted of AST, ALT, ALP, CK-NAC, Gamma GT, LDH and HBDH, all of which are still produced today

Northern Ireland Institute of Export Award

Exporter of the Year Award

Royal visit from HRH Princess Anne

Visit from Northern Ireland Government Minister for Economic Development

  • Northern Ireland Institute of Export Award
  • SMART Award
  • Northern Ireland Export Award
  • Export Award for Smaller Businesses
  • National Westminster Bank/DTI Travel Award for Shop Floor Worker

Visit to a now long-standing customer in Syria, the first of many international visits

  • National Westminster Bank/DTI Travel Award for Shop Floor Worker
  • Better Made in Britain Award
  • SMART Award

1st Queen’s Award for Export Achievement

  • European Business of the Year Award
  • Gallagher Business Challenge Award

Opening of our first international office, in France

  • Business in Europe Awards

Opening of office in Portugal

  • 2nd Queen’s Award for Export Achievement

Began exporting to China, the world’s second largest economy

  • Opening of office in Canada

Visit to Iraq secured another of our now many international partners. Today we still supply products to Iraq

  • Opening of office in Germany
  • Accredited to ISO 9002
  • SMART Award

3rd Queen’s Award for Export Achievement

  • Awarded our first patent for biochip

Mrs FitzGerald is awarded the Order of the British Empire (OBE), for services to business in Northern Ireland

  • Opening of offices in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Spain and the United States of America

Opening of offices in Poland and Puerto Rico