|A 100% owned and operated Australian company, based in the Victorian regional city of Shepparton, 186 kilometers north of Melbourne. Operating full manufacturing and warehouse facilities from a number of sites, Med-Con makes a positive contribution to Local Industry and Regional growth in Australia.
The company commenced trading in 1989 using machinery designed and developed by one of the founding partners, Carmody Specialist Engineering Pty. Ltd, who is a world leader in the field of “Disposable Headwear, Surgical Facemask and Protective Shoe Cover manufacturing equipment.
Machinery was commissioned to manufacture these protective apparel products for both Medical and Industrial applications. Subsequently additional machines have been commissioned to increase market penetration.
To further broaden the manufacturing and marketing base, the “Celflo” Company was purchased in November 1998. “Celflo” products include “Underpads” and other miscellaneous paper products. Med-Con now supplies a full range of Premium Disposable Protective Apparel.
Med-Con has continued to broaden its base through the strategic acquisition in 2007 of “Draeger Medical” – Surgical Products Division, which adds a wide variety of High-Tech Sterilization Packaging products. In addition Med-Con has strategically developed and secured various brands of Premium Products such as “Hytec” Examination Gloves and “Antec” - Disinfectants.
Today Med-Con has eight State of the Art production machines at its facility in Shepparton together with a team of dedicated and trained personnel. The company and staff ensure the continual review of “Best Work Practice” in every facet of production and Quality Control throughout the facility. Med-Con holds all relevant ISO and TGA accreditations for their products.
Med-Con has been able to succeed in a highly competitive environment due to a commitment to “Leading Edge Technology, Quality, Innovation and a High Level of Service”. Med-Con’s commitment to the development and supply of Premium Bio-Security products to the Healthcare and Industrial markets throughout Australasia is of the highest standard, and forms part of its ongoing operational policy.