<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1000083763474443&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

SmartTRAK Life Sciences News and Analysis Blog

2 min read

SmartTRAK Cited in 3M's Acelity Acquisition Press Release

5/10/19 4:04 PM

3m Acelity Cover Page

SmartTRAK, the leading source of competitive intelligence used by the top ten global orthopedic & wound care companies, was cited as a source in 3M's presentation "3M to Acquire Acelity Inc." published on May 2.

In that 10-page presentation, SmartTRAK, along with the Brookings Institute, the International Diabetes Foundation and WHO, was cited as a source for statistical growth numbers in the Advanced Wound Care market, an $8B+ segment growing at 4-6% annually, with trends such as the rise of obesity, growth incidence of diabetes, an aging population and the fact that a rising middle class has better access to a higher level of care contributing to the favorable growth outlook in this large and expanding segment.

Acelity Article-1

3M gave its strategic rational, saying that the acquisition of Acelity, a leading global medical technology company focused on the growing advanced wound care market and a pioneer in Negative Wound Pressure Therapy (NPWT), will contribute complementary products and technologies and a talented and innovative team that will support growth strategy, offering comprehensive advanced and surgical would care solutions to improve outcomes and enhance the patient and provider experience.


SmartTRAK is the leading source of competitive intelligence used by the top ten global orthopedic & wound care companies.  If you would like a demo of what SmartTRAK has to offer and how we can help increase proficiency, improve productivity and reduce costs for your company, just click the button below.

Request a Demo of the SmartTRAK  Business Intelligence Portal!


Topics: Wound Care

Susan Paquette
Written by Susan Paquette

Susan Paquette, MS, MBA | Vice President and General Manager, Wound. 25+ years' experience in new business development, R&D, international and marketing. Director, New Business Development & Commercialization, 3M Health Care; Technical Director, 3M Medical.

  • There are no suggestions because the search field is empty.

Follow Us on Social Media

Recent Articles