IDEXX Laboratories is on of the world s leading providers of innovative products and services for veterinary, food and water applications. The private company employs various technologies for livestock and poultry monitoring purposes and ensures the safety of public water and milk. It specializes in the development and commercialization of technology-based products and services. IDEXX Laboratories employs more than 4,700 people and serves customers in over 100 countries. The company offers products under the trade names of PZI VET, Catalyst Dx and SNAPshot Dx. It provides a practice management software and in-clinic diagnostic test and instrumentation solutions. In addition, IDEXX Laboratories offers tools for monitoring the health of production animals, such as cattle and swine. The company also provides diagnostics for the detection of microbiological contamination in drinking water. It operates IDEXX Veterinary Services.