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Mölnlycke Health Care can announce a range of news items, such as scheduled events, awards, new products and services, sales and other financial data, accomplishments, etc.

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Expansion of Wiscasset

January 15 2014

Mölnlycke Health Care today announces a decision to expand its manufacturing site in Wiscasset, Maine.  USD 5.5 - 7 million (EUR 4 – 5 million) will be invested in the new facility, which will house the Company’s Brennen mesher and porcine...

Richard Twomey appointed New CEO

November 7 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care today announces that Richard Twomey has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO)....

Expanding antimicrobial wound care dressing product offering

November 4 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care has signed a licensing agreement with Covalon Technologies to market and distribute antimicrobial film dressings using the Canadian company’s technology.  ...

Mölnlycke Health Care completes investment programme at Oldham factory; expands production line

October 8 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care has completed a £2.2 million (EUR 2.8 million, SEK 25 million) investment programme at its Oldham factory in the United Kingdom....

New manufacturing and converting facility in Brunswick

September 24 2013

Mölnlycke Health Care, a world leading manufacturer of single-use wound care and surgical products, today held an inauguration ceremony at its new, EUR 35 million (USD 47 million) manufacturing and converting facility in Brunswick, Maine. The... New facility in Brunswick, Maine

Mölnlycke Health Care acquires innovative wound therapy treatment

June 5 2012

Mölnlycke Health Care today announced that it has acquired a pioneering electrical stimulation technology that helps to accelerate wound healing. The product currently marketed under the name of woundEL® has been purchased from Gerromed...

Mölnlycke Health Care acquires the Burn and Wound Care Business from Brennen Medical

February 27 2012

Norcross, GA, February 24, 2012: Mölnlycke Health Care US, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mölnlycke Health Care AB (Gothenburg, Sweden) announces it has acquired the assets of Brennen Medical (St. Paul, MN) associated with their business in Burn...

Mepilex® Lite dressings from Mölnlycke Health Care effectively reduce radiation-induced erythema

May 25 2011

Data from a randomised trial to investigate the clinical effect of Mepilex® Lite dressings, clearly demonstrates that Mepilex Lite significantly reduces the severity of radiation-induced erythema compared to standard aqueous creams. The results of...