Appleton Woods
A family business, since 1967

We are a dedicated technical team providing you with life sciences consumables, equipment and reagent products you need at competitive prices, with excellent customer care. Order today and find out why our customer base has been growing for over 50 years.


Look out for this logo throughout the website for products to help improve your lab’s sustainability.

The flowbot ONE

The future of automation

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Appleton woods would like to express our condolences to her majesty Queen Elizabeth II and inform our customers we will be closed on  Monday 19th September for the public bank holiday.

We will reopen on Tuesday 20th September.

A comprehensive range of quality products provided with strong technical support and excellent customer service

Why choose Appleton Woods?

Family run, since 1967

Here at Appleton Woods, we’re a small, close-knit team of fantastic people – from our Warehouse staff to the Customer Service team, to our Salespeople! Find out more about everyone below

Own van door-to-door
delivery service


Our warehouse and delivery staff understand the importance of our products arriving in time and in perfect condition. We endeavour to deliver as quickly and sustainably as possible using our own fleet of vans from stock held in our 10,000 sq ft warehouse centrally located in Kings Norton, Birmingham.

Superior technical support
from a team of scientists

All our sales and customer service team are life science graduates giving a deeper understanding of the products we offer and the applications our customers are using them for. We have 3 PhDs and 4 product specialists available to answer your technical questions.

Latest News

UPDATE: GAMBICA welcomes HMRC clarification on VAT zero rating

Latest press release from GAMBICA on HMRC guidelines for VAT Relief

Cell-Culturing Without FBS – Webinar with Multus Biotechnology!

We recently had the pleasure of co-hosting a webinar with innovative company Multus Biotechnology on alternatives to FBS and R&D research. Watch the recording here!

Revolutionising 3D Scaffolds with Copner Biotech Webinar

Join us for our first webinar with Copner Biotech, who will be showcasing their innovative product- 3D scaffolds!

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