Market Overview

Medline Completes Acquisition of Centurion Medical Products


Addition Gives Medline Broad Offerings of Vascular Access, Infection
Prevention Products and Solutions

Medline today completed the acquisition of Centurion Medical Products
announced last month. In addition to being a market leader in minor
procedure trays, Centurion manufactures an innovative portfolio of
vascular insertion trays and best-in-class securement dressings that
complement the Medline ERASE

Centurion will continue to operate as a subsidiary of Medline.
Centurion's best known products include SorbaView SHIELD® Securement
Systems, SorbaView® Dressings, Compass pressure monitoring technologies,
ECO-EMEBAG and CVC Zone Bundles. Centurion kits and dressings are
manufactured in five facilities in Michigan, North Carolina,
Pennsylvania, Arizona and Mexico.

Medline is the largest privately-held manufacturer and distributor of
high quality medical supplies and solutions in the U.S. with annual
sales of more than $10 billion and more than 16,000 employees worldwide.

"The addition of Centurion to the Medline family gives us a complete
product offering in the vascular access market and brings more depth to
our Infection Prevention solutions for customers," said Jim Pigott,
group division president at Medline. "As healthcare's focus increasingly
moves towards prevention, we are ensuring we can meet and anticipate the
needs of providers in this area."

About Medline

is a global manufacturer and distributor serving the healthcare industry
with medical supplies and clinical solutions that help customers achieve
both clinical and financial success. Headquartered in Northfield, Ill.,
the company offers 350,000+ medical devices and support services through
more than 1,400 direct sales representatives who are dedicated points of
contact for customers across the continuum of care. For more information
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