In the midst of a reorganization, Beckman Coulter this week reported that its third-quarter sales grew by 2 percent, beating management's earlier forecasts for the quarter.

While a change in leasing policy for its instruments resulted in lower quarterly sales than Beckman would have recognized under its older policy, President and CEO Scott Garrett reiterated the company's belief that this and other restructuring initiatives would start to pay off next year.

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