STD Med Changes Name To Primo Medical Group

New Name Reflects Company's Growth and Market Position

Jan 06, 2015, 11:07 ET from Primo Medical Group Inc.

STOUGHTON, Mass., Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Primo Medical Group Inc. announced today that it has completed its corporate name change from STD Med Inc. The new name reflects the company's continued evolution into a Medical Device incubator, an established leader in the design and manufacture of medical devices and also honors its founder – Primo Tallarida.

"After 60 years of business we have made the decision to rename our company," announced company CEO Steve Tallarida.  "Although this decision has been pondered for years, we were waiting for the appropriate time to make this transition.  Primo Tallarida was very proud of the company he originally founded as Stoughton Tool & Die. "

Primo Medical Group will continue to offer the most comprehensive outsourcing solutions to the medical device market, including OEM product distribution services, engineering services, precision component production, finished goods assembly, medical device refurbishment, reusable surgical kit management and complete supply chain management.

Over the past 15 years Primo Medical Group has incubated and invested in several new technologies including Angiolink Corporation (acquired by Medtronic), Arthrosurface Inc., Spirus Medical, Inc. (acquired by Olympus), Cardiosolutions, Inc., and Saphena Medical Inc.  The company will continue to pursue disruptive innovation in the medical device marketplace. In 2015 Primo Medical Group will launch Versago Vascular Access Inc., which is developing a revolutionary technology to improve vascular access for hemodialysis and oncology patients.

The company notes that aside from its name, nothing else has changed. Primo Medical Group will continue the legacy of its long commitment to customer service as well as to providing the industry with Quality Products.

About Primo Medical Group

Primo Medical Group is a leader in the development and manufacture of medical devices and precision machined components. Established in 1953, Primo Medical Group is a privately held company with 3 facilities in Massachusetts. Primo Medical Group is ISO 13485:2003 and ISO 9001:2008 certified, JPAL and FDA approved.

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