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-four years of consecutive annual growth have led to 2020 sales of more than $16 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 27 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 1,000 associates, including 160 account managers and product specialists to support the European sales network, manufacturing and distribution.