Medline is a leading global healthcare company providing quality medical and surgical supplies with superior value throughout North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The drive and desire for continual improvement is paramount. Each day, Medline employees are discovering ways to create new products, produce less waste and deliver what our customers need better, faster and with enhanced value.
A Global Company
Founded in 1910, Medline has grown from a small manufacturer of aprons, surgical gowns and uniforms to a thriving global healthcare company by virtue of our dedicated people, entrepreneurial spirit and honest values. Fifty-two years of consecutive annual growth have led to 2017 sales of more than $11,7 billion worldwide and a stream of new products and services. Medline holds top-tier market share in more than a dozen major medical product categories around the world.
Medline conducts business in 16 European countries, where the company is growing rapidly, and invests heavily in manufacturing and distribution facilities, as well as in our people. Today in Europe, Medline employs more than 800 associates, including 160 account managers and product specialists to support the European sales network, manufacturing and distribution.
Working at Medline
We are a truly international employer and believe in leading by example, providing room for entrepreneurial minds and offering an atmosphere of opportunity and personal development. We take pride in serving our customers’ needs and improving healthcare around the globe, every day.
Medline celebrates our multicultural work environment. We give clear objectives and ask employees to take personal responsibility to achieve their goals. We recognise success, results and teamwork.
Medline has a broad understanding of corporate social responsibility, believing that it spans social, environmental and economic issues. With every decision we take, we evaluate our impact in these areas. Medline also plays an active role in our local communities and we encourage our employees to support charitable causes that matter to them.
As a player in the medical device industry, we acknowledge that we are in a position to make a positive contribution to the global sustainable development agenda. With that in mind, in the context of Medline’s European operations, corporate social responsibility is synonymous with sustainability.