The company – Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Tradition and sophistication under the “Made in Germany” label

With our roots in the Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research Dresden, Better Basics Laborbedarf follows the “Made in Germany” tradition of quality. We feel in multiple aspects committed to this quality label for German companies, which stands for high innovative strength. We understand that high innovative strength is a key element of entrepreneurial success and in this spirit support our users and partners to stay competitive and successful.

In addition, we rely on active dialogue between our development and manufacturing teams as well as exchanges with our customers. That is why we have experts for all laboratory processes available to you on a long-term basis as contact persons for queries. At Better Basics, providing laboratory equipment means giving you the best possible advice and support at all times, so that you can find and get the best products for your laboratory. Reliable delivery, quick responses to questions and bespoke service are cornerstones of Better Basics.

Aufnahme aus dem Produktionsprozess
Photo from the production process of the SLS 3D printer, the height of the applied layer shown is 0.1 mm

Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH - an excellent company

Better Basics Laborbedarf strives to find optimal solutions for its customers and partners, but especially for its employees. We are therefore grateful that our value-driven striving and actions are recognised through the awarding of prizes and awards.

Better Basics Laborbedarf was awarded first place in the Separation, Laboratory Automation & Equipment category of the Wiley Analytical Science Award 2024 for the SmartRack®.

Better Basics Lab Equipment was awarded “Most Innovative Lab Equipment Manufacturer 2023 – Western Europe” by the British Global Health & Pharma Magazine.

Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH Most Innovative Lab Equipment Manufacturer 2023 - Western Europe

Better Basics Laborbedarf has been awarded the title of “Lab Equipment Manufacturer of the Year” at the 2023 UK Innovation & Excellence Awards by Corporate LiveWire magazine.

Innovation & Excellence Awards 2023

Better Basics Laborbedarf was honoured with the “TOP SERVICE” award in 2024 for its particularly innovative, modern and digital orientation and its outstanding service in the BTC and BTB business as a company.

Better Basics Laborbedarf was awarded “Employer of the Future” in 2023 for its particularly innovative, modern and digital orientation as an employer.

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The SmartRack® from Better Basics Laborbedarf was voted “Product of the Year 2022” by the readers of the lab journal LABO.

The management team of Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Top management

Mario Schneider (Geschäftsführer) Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Mario Schneider (CEO)


Dr. rer. nat Sebastian Stein Produktionsleiter Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Sebastian Stein, Ph.D. (Production Manager)


Dr. Marcus Heinze, Entwicklungsleiter der Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Marcus Heinze, Ph.D. (Development Manager)


Heads of department

Roxana Schweiger - Leiterin Vertriebspartner Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Roxana Schweiger (Head of Sales Partners)


Susanne Weidner, Leiterin Direktvertrieb, Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

Susanne Weidner (Head of Direct Customers Sales)


André Henschke (Marketingleiter) Better Basics Laborbedarf GmbH

André Henschke (Marketing and Operations Manager)


Our company...

is supported by a team of highly motivated employees in production, sales, administration and marketing.

We help you,

achieve your objectives in research, analysis and laboratory work through laboratory organization.

Are you always working on new challenges and you are looking for a laboratory organization solution

  • that creates order
  • saves space
  • improves safety
  • increases efficiency
  • and is modular and
  • can be upgraded as required?


But even with all these objectives, you don’t want to lose sight of profitability and cost efficiency?

Our mission:

We offer the only modular organization system for laboratory workstations in the world that allows users in the fields of chemistry, biology, biochemistry, food chemistry, pharmacy and medicine to work in the same optimized way.

The Better Basics brand stands for...

  • Innovative strength based on cutting-edge research – a broad and continuously growing range of products that is tested and expanded over the long term
  • “Made in Germany” quality – manufacturing 100% in Germany
  • Premium quality at attractive prices – because our products practically pay for themselves
  • Flexibility in response to customer requests – the ability to respond quickly to individual requirements
  • Sustainability – using 3D printing technology with 100% certified green power

At Better Basics Laborbedarf...

we develop, manufacture and distribute smart basic equipment for laboratories. We use 3D printing to manufacture innovative products, such as the SmartRack® , a modular organization system for laboratory workstations that creates order and thus improves work safe-ty and increases user efficiency. This means we can provide you with individual components. Starting with basic equipment up to superstructures for special applications, our products and modules can be expanded and combined in line with your requirements. We work with our partners to provide you with the equipment for a safe and efficient laboratory

Further Information

You can download our product catalog as a PDF file from the downloads section of our website.

If you are interested in our products, please use the inquiry form in the downloads section.

If you need more information, please contact us and use our contact form.