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Gleicher Partners with Velcro Companies to Meet Medical Demands

Posted on Mon, Oct 01, 2012

gleicehr velcro medicalPartnering with Velcro Companies, Gleicher Manufacturing is able to offer its customers an advanced level of aptitude in the areas of surgical care and medical devices.

Gelicher’s advanced Clean Room facility uses anti-microbial formulas to help VELCRO® Brand create safe and durable solutions for medical applications without risk of bacteria. From post-surgical care to medical devices, Gleicher Manufacturing is able to convert a wide variety of VELCRO® Brand products to create applications that are safe and durable. Such VELCRO® Brand products include:

• VELCRO® Brand EVAPTEX™ High Performance Fabric: provides flexibility and comfort in a medical braces, straps and apparel. The breathable fabric allows cool air to circulate, keeping skin moisture free and providing long-lasting comfort.
• Double-Faced Loops: back-to-back loop products ideal for strapping applications in orthopedics, sport bracing, positioning straps in surgical environments and other applications where a strong and comfortable strap is required.
• Knit Nylon Loops: have been designed for use in a wide range of applications from disposable products to high strength fabricated straps.
• VELCRO® Brand SHEAR-GRIP® Fastening System: utilizes our new, exclusive hook and nonwoven loop design to maximize peel and shear performance while providing adjustable closures that adhere with entirely new levels of softness, convenience and comfort.

To meet detailed medical market needs, materials are available as individual components, semi-finished or finished goods. Manufacturing experts at Gleicher assist in picking out the correct materials needed for its customers specific manufacturing needs. With advanced converting services, Gleicher create specifically tailored solutions for today’s demanding applications. 

Only Gleicher can provide you with the technical expertise, production capabilities, and quality needed to meet your production requirements. To learn more about Gleicher medical supplies visit -- Healthcare & Medical.