About Byram - Disposable Medical Supply Delivery
Byram has been a national leader in disposable medical supply delivery since 1968. Byram provides quality supplies, services and support, specializing in diabetes supplies, ostomy supplies, wound care supplies, Urology supplies, incontinence supplies and enteral nutrition products. In 2008 Byram was acquired by Mediq, an international retail and distribution company, as their platform for expansion into the United States marketplace. Byram Healthcare, a Mediq Direct Company, is more prepared than ever to tackle the challenging, changing healthcare landscape. Byram Healthcare is here to deliver the products, services, and support needed to maximize clinical outcomes and manage complicated benefits.
Mediq was incorporated in 1899 as Onderlinge Pharmaceutische Groothandel (OPG); in 2009, the name of the company was changed to Mediq. The company was listed on Euronext Amsterdam between 1992 and 2013. In early 2013, Mediq was acquired by Advent International. Advent was founded in 1984 and is based in Boston, MA; it is one of the largest and most experienced global investors dedicated solely to private equity.
Mediq is active in three channels: pharmacy, direct to consumer, and acute care. Focusing on the consumer, Mediq is able to supply products through pharmacy locations or by home delivery. In addition to being the market leader in the Netherlands, Mediq has operations in, Poland, the United States, Denmark, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Finland, France, Hungary, Switzerland, Belgium, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, and employs about 8,300 people.