NORCROSS, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2018--CP Medical, a leading manufacturer of wound closure and specialty surgical applications for the veterinary market, and B. Braun Vet Care GmbH (Tuttlingen, Germany), engaged in the development, sales and distribution of medical devices and pharmaceutical products to the animal health sector on a worldwide basis, have entered into an agreement whereby CP Medical will market and distribute B. Braun’s veterinary Infusion Therapy product line and select products from Wound Therapy in the United States and Canada. Key products include the Intrafix Safeset of IV Administration Sets and the AESCULAP ® DS Titanium Ligation Clips, an innovative alternative in the segment of single-fire clips. B. Braun Vet Care (“BVC”) is a part of the B. Braun Medical group of companies.

Frank Tarallo, President of CP Medical commented, “CP Medical is delighted to be able to represent BVC’s animal health infusion therapy product line in the United States and Canada. Expansion of our product offerings in animal health is a key focus of our strategy, allowing us to continue to support the growth of our channel partners. We intend to mobilize our proven and industry leading sales, marketing and training capabilities to support the BVC brand of products in both our existing distribution channels and new distribution channels.” Mr. Tarallo concluded, “We are also honored to partner with a company of BVC’s stature. Not only is BVC a prominent supplier in the animal health market, B. Braun Medical is one of the largest and most respected medical device companies in the world, with a 175+ year history of outstanding quality and exemplary service.”

Dr. Thilo Rubart, Managing Director of B. Braun Vet Care commented, “B. Braun has been supplying the European animal health market for over 100 years with high quality products designed to improve outcomes for animals and owners.” Dr. Rubart continued, “CP Medical has been a well-respected supplier to the animal health market for almost 30 years, with industry leading sales, marketing and training capabilities. We are excited to be partnering with CP Medical in bringing the BVC infusion therapy concepts and products to the U.S. and Canadian markets.”

About CP Medical

CP Medical, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Theragenics Corporation ® ( www.theragenics.com ), has been a leading manufacturer and distributor of wound closure and specialty surgical products for the veterinary and medical markets for almost 30 years. CP offers a comprehensive portfolio of suture products, both private labeled and CP-branded, for the animal health market, as well as a portfolio of suture products for the medical and dental markets. For more information please visit www.cpmedical.com.

About B. Braun Vet Care GmbH

B. Braun and Aesculap, based in Germany, has been a high-quality manufacturer of medical and pharmaceutical products for over 175 years. The veterinary division – B. Braun Vet Care – is a leading supplier of B. Braun and Aesculap products to the veterinary market. In several countries, B. Braun Vet Care provides products, systems and solutions for many indications and applications in veterinary medicine. For more information on B. Braun Vet Care please visit https://www.bbraun-vetcare.com/en.html.

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