Infection Control

The Belimed Group is a leading provider of medical and surgical instrument sterilization, disinfection, and cleaning product and service solutions. The company, headquartered in Zug (Switzerland), can look back on over 50 years of history. Belimed is continually evolving its technology-driven portfolio and constantly seeking innovative ways to improve reliability, efficiency, and sustainability in hospital central sterile supply departments (CSSDs). The company has branch offices in nine countries worldwide and is represented in over 80 countries thanks to a strong distribution network.

Belimed employees see themselves as engineers of confidence: they listen to their customers and find the right solutions for their challenges, while at the same time creating optimal conditions for improving their overall work environment. The company’s sterile workflow solutions cover the complete spectrum from planning and design to market-leading equipment and consumables right through to professional servicing and data connectivity options. Belimed also provides education and training opportunities for customers.

The company’s focus is to instill confidence within its customers; empowering them to advance medical care and protect the lives of patients and staff.

Belimed Infection Control has around 1000 employees worldwide, including 8 trainees.

Comparison of key figures

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% YoY

in CHF million 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
Net sales 180.2 176.3 182.8 199.2 190.1
Net sales development in % 2.2 -3.5 -8.2 4.8 -6.9
of which foreign currency impact in % -0.1 -3.9 -0.8 1.1 0.1
of which acquisition & divestment impact in % 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Organic net sales development % 2.3 -0.4 -7.4 3.7 -7.1
Net sales to third parties 172.8 168.0 170.4 197.3 188.1
Switzerland 9.0 12.2 7.9 11.6 16.1
Europe (excluding Switzerland) 62.6 61.9 57.2 77.3 73.6
Americas 69.7 62.6 70.4 73.0 65.3
Asia / Pacific / Others 31.4 31.3 34.9 35.4 33.1
Operating income (EBIT) 2.6 8.9 0.9 -10.5 -34.2
EBIT as % of net sales 1.4 5.0 0.5 -5.3 -18.8
Employees 993 990 1002 1186 1,197