In 1895 two brothers , Filippo and Gino Zabban , start in Bologna an activity that has no precedent in Italy : the industrial production of medical dressing for hospitals. Thet will succeedin trasforming a lightweight cotton fabric into hydrophilic and medicated pads and bandages. The new material was called gauze .
Appreciation is such that the prestigious Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute urges the study of a version of starched gauze suitable for plaster casts . Zabban reconfirmed its icapacity for innovation and wasìs the first Italian company to produce these bandages. The product portfolio is enriched over time by a number of other Medical Devices, it began enjoying constant growth.
Currently, the company , in the meantime became Farmac - Zabban SpA, is active in the production of articles for medication, surgical and medical devices that distributes to hospitals, nursing homes , pharmacies and supplystores. It boasts approximately 10,000 customers and approximately 180 employees and sales force . The know-how is part of a policy of investment in facilities , technology, human resources and information technology services.
The productive headquarters is a plant of 41,000 square meters. Located in Calderara di Reno , equipped with a high technological system delivering the highest standards of efficiency and safety . The entire production cycle of the dressing is carried out and controlled internally to meet the qualitative characteristics that enable Farmac - Zabban to retain its position of leadership within the domestic market .
The entire medication prouct manufacturing cycle of the articles is carried out and controlled internally and part of the bleaching .
Today the company plays a leading role as a supplier of hospitals, clinics, pharmacies and consumer markets. Our products are distributed in more than 45 countries worldwide thanks to direct collaboration with selected distributors.
Farmac Zabban is constantly looking for Partners all over the world who can share the same values and strongly believes in supplying their Partners the necessary marketing support to develop solid projects and fruitful partnerships, aiming to keep growing together in time .