UK med tech companies lead export push
15 November 2011
Companies from across the UK are putting the country's medical
technology products on the international trade map this week when they
exhibit at MEDICA, the largest healthcare exhibition in the world.
Taking place in Düsseldorf, Germany, between 16-19th November,
the event attracts over 137, 000 visitors from almost every country
in the world, all with the aim of forging new international business
With an impetus on export trade, Minister for Trade, Lord Green,
is attending the show to learn what issues companies in the UK have
regarding export and how the government can help them in the future.
Joining the 4300 exhibitors from more than 80 countries are a
number of impressive UK businesses.
Offering their vitamin and mineral products to leading stores
across the UK, Principle Healthcare International is hoping to
expand their global reach at the show. With already strong links
globally, Principle are hoping MEDICA will allow them to expand
across Europe and Russia.
Brenmoor are offering their solution to the global issue of
misidentified patients, samples and blood products, exhibiting their
range of printable wristbands to help hospitals increase patient
safety, cut down costs and reduce both error’s and bed days.
Sheffmed will be showcasing their single-use solutions at the
show, offering the international market a cost effective and
clinically sound product range and introducing their new HD surgical
Providing stylish, hygienic and cost effective medical furniture
to healthcare environments across the world, Sunflower Medical are
using the show to launch their new medical trolleys to hospital
wards, GP’s Surgeries and other healthcare environments across the
The UK companies will be located in the UK Pavilion, hall 16