Our heritage - TRADITION AND INNOVATION

Our Vision, Mission & Core Values

This is who we are!

COMPANY VISION

Our Company must be the leading choice in high performance surgical needles, with competitive costs and services and high innovation capability, to answer to our customers needs.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to design, industrialize, produce and sale high performance surgical needles. This is to be achieved by: Innovation, Products Quality and Services, putting Customer at the heart of our organization.

CORE VALUES

The company embraces and promotes the following values:

Teamwork

The company encourages each employee to be a team player.

Respect and how to be heedful of others

The company recognizes the value of all stakeholders, employees, customers and suppliers.

Creativity

The company strives to keep updated with the latest technology.

Commitment

All our employees must be aware of the importance of their role in the fulfillment of our Company's mission.

Message from our CEO

„Our mission is to supply a comprehensive range of high performance surgical needles to help our customers better compete with world the leading suture manufacturer“

– Joaquin Valls - CEO Suturex & Renodex

Our Heritage

Corporate History

Birth of SUTUREX

AMERICAN CYANAMID (DAVIS & GECK) buys SUTUREX

AMERICAN CYANAMID (DAVIS & GECK) sells Suturex to focus the drilled end needles activity in RENODEX Company located in Grenoble (France)

SOFILAB Holding buys SUTUREX and the Channel-end needles activity

AMERICAN HOME PRODUCTS COMPANY (AHPC) buys AMERICAN CYANAMID

SOFILAB negociates with AHPC the purchasing of OEM RENODEX activity and signs the deal in June 1996 (with Medical Devices Business in Normandy)

SUTUREX is totally destroyed by an accidental fire

RENODEX Company is splitted into two factories: SOFILAB buys the OEM factory and RENODEX brand, AHPC keeps its own activity

OEM RENODEX factory is closed and the activity is transferred in the new Sarlat Carsac factory

Merging of SUTUREX and RENODEX into "SUTUREX & RENODEX"

ISO 9001 Certification

SOFILAB buys SINUS POINT, a swiss company specialised in ophtalmic sutures and needles

SUTUREX & RENODEX invests a maximum in new products ranges and machinery

Launching of ENOVA® range (Austenitic 300 serie's steel)

SUTUREX & RENODEX invests a maximum in new products ranges and machinery

Launching of ENOVA® range (Austenitic 300 serie's steel)

ISO 13485 Certification

Creation of SUTUREX & RENODEX INTERNATIONAL in Thailand

B|BRAUN Group buys SUTUREX & RENODEX

The activity is transferred in EIFFEL factory - Efficient, Innovative and Flexible Factory for Excellence and Leadership (twice bigger than the last one) in Sarlat Carsac

That's our motto!

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