ANZAC day laboratory closures

We will remember them. All of our laboratories will be closed on Monday 26 April for ANZAC day. All laboratories will be open as usual on Saturday 24 April, and normal business hours will resume on Tuesday April 27.

Easter laboratory closures

All of our laboratories will be closed for the entire Easter weekend. We DO NOT recommend sending any samples overnight on Thursday 1 April, as they will not be delivered to the laboratory until Tuesday and will likely be unsuitable for testing. Normal business hours at all locations will resume on Tuesday 6 April. If […]

Aquaculture services

Gribbles Scientific’s laboratory testing services provide the results you need to optimise your aquaculture production process and get your product to market quickly and economically. True science is at the heart of what we do. Our team of experts can assist with all your aquatic food testing requirements. We provide accurate results, with fast turnaround […]

Otago anniversary day

The Dunedin team will be having the day off on Monday March 22, so the laboratory will be closed. They will however still be hard at it on Saturday, normal working hours. If you submit to the Dunedin laboratory but do not live in the Otago region and need assistance on Monday, please just call […]

Our name is changing!

We are delighted to announce that our company name will be changing as of 1 March 2021, from Gribbles Labnet to Gribbles Scientific. “Labnet” has been used in the name of our laboratory for over 20 years, but we have made the change to better reflect the nature of the work carried out in our […]

We’re now majority-owned by NZ’ers!

I am pleased to share that our parent company Asia Pacific Healthcare Group (APHG) is now majority owned by New Zealanders. You may recall that in November last year APHG was jointly acquired by NZ Super and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan. Earlier this month Māori investment fund Te Pūia Tāpapa (TPT) purchased about 4 percent […]

Waitangi day – lab closure

All of our laboratories will be closed on Monday 8 February as it is the deferred holiday for Waitangi day.  We will however still be open normal business hours on Saturday 6 February.If you have any questions or concerns, please just give your local laboratory a call on 0800 GRIBBLES. Enjoy your long weekend everyone, […]

Honey testing with humm

Did you know Gribbles Scientific is partnered with Ecrotek for all your honey testing requirements? Ecrotek has made honey testing easy with Humm, a revolutionary new honey testing service. With testing provided by Gribbles Scientific, your personalised myHumm portal allows you to quickly and simply, test, manage and share your honey testing results online. Less time, less hassle […]

Festive season opening hours

It’s nearly that time of year, so here our opening hours over the festive season: – we are CLOSED from Friday 25 December till Monday 28 December and will reopen with normal business hours on Tuesday 29 December. – we are CLOSED from Friday 1 January till Monday 4 January and will reopen with normal […]

Gribbles Labnet logo refresh

From 1st December you may notice that our website has a refreshed logo. We have taken the opportunity to emphasise our proud New Zealand roots in our logo. The logo represents a petri dish with the map of New Zealand under a microscope. The image of New Zealand represents that we have nationwide presence and […]