“Medical device OEMs need a great deal of flexibility and diverse performance capabilities in their advanced materials, especially with regard to wear time, breathability and easy removal,” said Deepak Prakash, senior director of global marketing, Vancive Medical Technologies. “At MEDICA 2018, we welcome the opportunity to share our latest innovations from advanced wound care to wearables to skin care. We are ready to discuss how we can help OEMs respond to their customers’ requirements.”
Vancive is showcasing a number of new products at Medica 2018, including hydrocolloids with unique properties, new silicone gel materials and new long-term wear adhesives. Vancive also is showcasing their line of private label finished devices designed to help OEMs and distributors with a comprehensive range of products to quickly enhance their portfolio.
Vancive Medical Technologies is a medical technology company with more than three decades of expertise in adhesive chemistries and material technologies for medical applications using pressure sensitive adhesives. The company's applications and technologies are an integral part of products that are in daily use in medical facilities throughout the world. Through long-term relationships with original equipment manufacturers, industry-specific converters and leading universities, Vancive Medical Technologies continually finds new ways to develop products that can improve patient care. Vancive Medical Technologies is an Avery Dennison business headquartered in Chicago, Ill.
Avery Dennison is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels, and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, Calif., the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion.