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Medical devices in the promotional products industry: New regulation brings changes for distributors

Redaktion PSI Journal

Published on 08.07.2021

A new medical devices regulation has been in place for Europe since 26 May 2021. This regulation governs obligations on the part of medical device distributors and the necessary indications for labelling medical devices. But what do the new guidelines look like and how does one recognise an approved medical device?
The white paper from MEDICAL promotion provides a neat summary of all data and facts plus frequently asked questions on the new medical devices regulation. Moreover, the white paper contains a list of important symbols for labelling medical devices. Info at:

Based on the EU’s new regulation, far more stringent inspections by the authorities can be anticipated in future. For that reason, it is advisable to stay on the safe side when it comes to medical promotional products and place trust in an experienced, German manufacturer of medical devices. MEDICAL promotion provides non-binding, free support during the testing of medical devices at:

MEDICAL promotion is certified according to the valid EU regulations and directives. Its products therefore fulfil the required EU guidelines concerning import as well as the distribution of medical promotional products.

About MEDICAL promotion
MEDICAL promotion is a brand of GRAMM medical healthcare GmbH. Founded by Karl Gramm as a bandaging material factory in 1909, GRAMM medical has been a developer, manufacturer and distributor of medical devices for more than 100 years. Be they bandages, plasters, eyewash or First Aid equipment – all products from GRAMM medical are in line with the highest quality standards. GRAMM medical is certified according to DIN ISO EN 13 485:2016. In addition, all products from GRAMM medical meet the required standards according to the European medical devices law. MEDICAL promotion is a dedicated division within the company – specifically founded for the promotional products trade.