SOURCE: Medline Industries, Inc.

Medline

November 16, 2010 10:17 ET

Medline Named a "Top Workplace" in the Chicago Area

Chicago Tribune Recognizes Company for Leadership, Workplace Benefits and Career Development

MUNDELEIN, IL--(Marketwire - November 16, 2010) - Medline Industries, Inc. has been named one of the "Top Workplaces" in the Chicago area. The 2010 rankings, published in a special Chicago Tribune magazine section, recognizes the 100 best places to work in the Chicago area based on employee opinions about company leadership, values and ethics, career development, training, compensation and diversity.

"Medline is proud to be recognized as a Top Workplace, especially given that the award is based on the voice of our own employees," said Andy Mills, president of Medline. "We have very low turnover, great benefits and an open and comfortable work environment. But it is the dedication and spirit of our employees that truly makes Medline a great place to work."

Medline, the nation's largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare products, manufactures and distributes more than 100,000 products to hospitals, extended-care facilities, surgery centers, home care dealers and agencies. Headquartered in Mundelein, Ill., the company has more than 900 dedicated sales representatives nationwide to support its broad product line and cost management services.

Over the past five years, Medline has been the fastest-growing distributor of medical and surgical supplies in the U.S., serving as the primary distributor to over 450 major hospitals and healthcare systems. As a leading distributor, Medline offers a comprehensive array of consulting and management services encompassing the supply chain and logistics, utilization and standardization, business tools and enhanced reporting capabilities and on-staff clinicians.

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