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VIP Support At AfPP’s 2011 Congress & Exhibition

The 47th AfPP Congress & Exhibition was held from 18th to 21st October 2011 at the Bournemouth International Centre. Taken on the road from its traditional home in Harrogate, the congress was opened by Councilor Chris Rochester, The Mayor of Bournemouth, pictured above with (from left to right*) Tracy Coates, President AfPP; Dawn Stott, Chief Executive, AfPP; Mrs Val Rochester, Mayoress of Bournemouth and Luke Fryer, Managing Director, Medline Industries Ltd (Platinum Partner – AfPP2011). … Read More »

S Murray Launch new Laryngoscopy Range

In October 2011, S Murray was pleased to launch a new range of British made Laryngoscopes, Oesophagoscopes and Fibre Light Carriers, now manufactured at the company’s factory in Sheffield.  The development of the range follows an investment in staff, machinery and tooling towards the latter part of 2010 and represents an area of new product development for the company. … Read More »

Malaysian Distributor, Darul Medik SDN BHD wins prestigious UDC Business Awards

On 8th October 2011, S Murray & Co’s Malaysian distributor for surgical instruments, Darul Medik SDN BHD, was awarded the UDC Business Award 2011 for Best Importers and Suppliers. The award was presented by Malaysia’s former Prime Minister, Dr. Mahathir Mohamed, (pictured centre) at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur. … Read More »

BBC Panorama raises concerns over poor quality surgical instruments from Pakistan

“Substandard surgical tools from Pakistan are putting UK patients at risk of potentially deadly injury and infection, BBC Panorama has found.”  So reads the summary of the programme “Surgery’s Dirty Secrets”, aired by the BBC on 27th June 2011, … Read More »

A Sense Of History And A Vision For The Future On Visit to Malaysia, Indonesia And Singapore

According to UK Trade & Investment, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia are all designated “High Growth Markets”, with Singapore “ranked number one globally by the World Bank in it’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ report” and also constituting “an ideal springboard to South-East Asia” (from UKTI web-site www.ukti.gov.uk, 2011). … Read More »