Medela began with a simple vision: combining innovation, technology, and people dedicated to a mission, we could make a difference. As a leading medical device company for nearly 60 years, that belief continues today and is guided by our destiny statement, anchored by our company’s core behaviors, and reflected in the actions of our employees and partners.
Over the decades, Medela has become a global company represented by 21 subsidiaries in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Australia and is present in 100 countries around the world represented by an independent distribution network. As we have grown as a company and expanded globally so has our desire to make a difference on a global scale.
With the destiny statement created by the Larsson Family serving as our compass, Medela launches its new corporate social responsibility program, Medela Cares, to support the United Nations Global Compact and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) outlined within.
Our three pillars
In alignment with the United Nations Global Compact, Medela Cares, our corporate social responsibility program, is focused on where we can have the greatest impact and aligned with our business priorities. The global topics of Human Rights, Labor, Environment and Anti-Corruption are synthesized into three pillars of our commitment.
As an international organization employing more than 1,800 people worldwide, we are inspired by the passion and commitment of our teams to improve the lives of moms, babies and patients. Fostering an environment that values each member of our team is essential.Read more
As stewards of our planet and leaders in our industry, we recognize the effect our work has on the world around us and the importance of innovation with a focus on sustainability and environmental stewardship.Read more
At Medela, our mission is to improve the lives of moms, babies and patients through our technologies and services. We are committed to supporting parents along their journey – increasing access to breast milk feeding resources, education and products. By partnering with other like-minded organizations globally, we fight maternal and infant mortality and malnutrition.Read more