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A: B. Braun’s U.S. operations were founded in 1957 as Burron Medical Products Inc. in Bethlehem, Pa. as a specialty plastic manufacturer. In 1979, B. Braun Melsungen AG acquired Burron as a wholly-owned subsidiary and changed Burron’s name to B. Braun Medical Inc. in 1992.

A: U.S. based B. Braun Medical Inc. is a member of the B. Braun Group of Companies (collectively “B. Braun”), the 12th largest global medical device manufacturer. B.Braun’s global headquarters is in Melsungen, Germany.

A:  In the U.S. B. Braun’s headquarters is located in Bethlehem, Pa.

A: B. Braun operates primary manufacturing facilities in Allentown, Pa., Carrollton, Tx. and Irvine, Calif.

A: B. Braun, CAPS and B. Braun Interventional Systems employs more than 5,000. Aesculap employs more than 500.

A: B. Braun’s mission is to manufacture products to improve the quality of patient care while also helping healthcare professionals bring time and cost efficiencies to their practice. Guided by its “Sharing Expertise” philosophy, B. Braun is committed to setting the highest standards for enhancing patient and healthcare professional safety; reducing medication errors; protecting the environment; and providing quality clinical training, best practices and information support for healthcare professionals.

A: More than three decades ago, B. Braun recognized the environmental and patient safety risks posed by products containing PVC and DEHP. As a result, B. Braun is the first medical device manufacturer to remove these harmful substances from many of its products. Today, B. Braun offers the broadest portfolio of environmentally-friendly (green) infusion therapy products, which do not contain PVC and DEHP. To learn about B. Braun’s Ever.Green. campaign and commitment to sustainability and corporate citizenship, visit http://evergreen.bbraunusa.com/, read our most recent Share Magazine and watch our green video.

A: Yes, you can request samples of our products from your account manager or sales service representative. A PDMA must be completed to receive samples of our solutions products.

A: We operate from 8 AM-5 PM EST Monday through Friday.

A: Yes, sterile items can be purchased and shipped to an appropriate licensed facility.

A: Yes, we do. We require that a CDA be in place in order to provide.

A: Yes. Please provide either your account manager or your sales service representative with the B. Braun part number for the product and allow 5-7 business days to complete.

A: No, we do not. Acceptable forms of payment include check, wire transfer or ACH payment.

A: We have firm net 30 day terms on all invoices.

A: Yes, please contact your sales service representative.

A: Please contact the OEM Division at 866-8-BBRAUN and you will be directed to the sales service rep responsible for handling your account. They will provide you with a New Customer Account Form to complete. Please allow 3 business days for account set-up.

A: Yes, please contact your sales service representative.

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