PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVES
October 7, 2019
As your global glove expert, Sempermed strives to keep you informed of relevant situations that could affect product supply in the market. If your current supply is now at risk, we have surgical gloves manufactured in Austria and examination/general purpose gloves manufactured in Malaysia available for immediate shipment.
July 30, 2019
A gas tariff that went into effect July 15, 2019 has added unanticipated production costs for glove manufacturing companies in Malaysia. Due to the changes in production costs, disposable glove prices will increase.
January 28, 2019
Effective immediately, Sempermed USA will be retiring our Best Touch® Nitrile powder-free exam glove (reorder numbers BTNA101 – BTNA105). This decision was prompted by decreased demand and sales.
January 4, 2019
Sempermed USA announces the launch of our newest nitrile examination glove brand, StarMed® Select. This glove joins the StarMed® family which already includes StarMed® latex, StarMed® ROSE nitrile, StarMed® Ultra nitrile, and StarMed® PLUS nitrile. StarMed Select gloves feature the Smart Dispense Technology, Single Glove DeliveryTM packaging method, which is proven to reduce wrinkled gloves and eliminate waste. Each box is packed to perfection and dispenses one glove at a time.
May 14, 2018
Great news, SemperCrew. We have received fentanyl test results for five Sempermed glove brands: TenderTouch®, SemperForce®, SemperCare® Nitrile, StarMed® Ultra Nitrile and SemperShield® Nitrile. There was no permeation over the duration of the test period (240 minutes) for any of the gloves. You can now recommend these gloves for use in situations where fentanyl exposure could occur.