- In January 2015, Danaher modified its Iran trading policy to permit shipments of products for medical and humanitarian purposes only.
- Danaher Corporation is a major American manufacturing company with revenues of $12.7 billion as of 2008. Danaher manufactures tools and products for industrial, medical, engineering, and other high-tech applications (Company Website). One of its largest foreign subsidiaries, Linx Printing Technologies, had distribution in Iran, and products from two of its US subsidiaries, Tektronix and Fluke Corporation, were available for sale in Iran through the website of the Iranian company "Test Iran."
- Linx's former Iranian distributor, Karyaran Pars Engineering Company, Ltd., was reported to be “the exclusive representative of Linx Printing Technologies, PLC,” in Iran, dealing in the sale, supply and technical support of ink-jet printers. The website also stated that the company supports more than 1000 Linx machines it has installed in the country. Some of Karyaran's clientele include Pars Oil Co., Behran Oil Co., Bandar Imam Petroleum Co. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of the state-owned National Iranian Petroleum Company - NPC), and Razi Chemical Co. (also a wholly-owned subsidiary of NPC), among other Iranian chemical and industrial companies. (Karyaran Pars Engineering Co. Website)