“In 1895 two brothers Filippo and Gino Zabban , started in Bologna an activity that has no precedent in Italy : the industrial production of medical dressing for hospitals. They succeeded in transforming a lightweight cotton fabric into hydrophilic and medicated pads and bandages. The new material was called gauze.
Appreciation is such that the prestigious Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute urges the study of a version of starched gauze suitable for plaster casts. Zabban reconfirmed its capacity for innovation and was the first Italian company to produce these bandages. The product portfolio is enriched over time by a number of other Medical Devices, it began enjoying constant growth.
The company in the meantime became is active in the production of articles for medication, surgical and medical devices that distributes to hospitals, nursing homes, pharmacies and supply stores. It boasts approximately 10,000 customers and approximately 180 employees and sales force. The know-how is part of a policy of investment in facilities, technology, human resources and information technology services.
The productive headquarters is a plant of 41,000 square meters located in Calderara di Reno, equipped with a high technological system delivering the highest standards of efficiency and safety. MED +s is a subsidiary of Farmac Zabban”.