omniture

Winner Medical Group Inc. to Attend World Of Wipes International Conference

2007-08-17 19:13 738

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Winner Medical Group Inc., "Winner Medical" (OTC Bulletin Board: WMDG), attended the World of Wipes International Conference (WOW Conference) recently in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The organizer of the WOW conference was INDA -- Association of Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, the trade association representing the nonwoven fabrics industry. Winner gained the opportunity to introduce its 100% cotton nonwoven products (PurCottonTM) to world famous hygiene and wipes market players. Other topics discussed included market metrics, future trends, product innovation, as well as the sustainability of the world wipes market.

"PurCottonTM products provide a solution for the soaring demand in the wipes market," said Jianquan Li, Chief Executive Officer. "At the conference, we received much positive feedback and enquiries on PurCotton. Most of the participants considered it highly innovative, environmentally-friendly and economical."

Cotton Incorporated, a US non-profit organization, which also attended the WOW conference, agreed to promote PurCotton in the US as it appreciated its 100% cotton concept and its environmentally friendly qualities. Once the application is approved by the organization, Winner brand products will be allowed to display a cotton seal issued by the organization.

Medical disposables distributors showed their support by placing orders for PurCotton products. Winner Medical has already secured two orders of PurCotton operation room towels from an Australian client. 4 tons of PurCotton fabric has also been exported to Japan for producing wipes products by the client. Samples have been sent to the Professional Hospital Supply (PHS) for mass promotion in US hospitals which started on 8th August, and it is anticipated that many more orders are to come while the Company's two PurCotton production lines increase to a capacity of 150 tons per month.

The enthusiasm towards PurCotton did not come as a surprise to Winner Medical. The innovation that lies within the fabric was recognized by the confirmed patent in China in July 2007 (Patent no.200510033147.1). The PurCotton manufacturing process is also under patent application in 30 countries worldwide.

"We will also continue to improve product procedures and quality control systems so that we could meet customers' continuous demand for higher quality products. We have every confidence in promoting the new products in this market." Mr Li concluded.

About Winner Medical Group Inc.

Winner Medical is a holding company comprised of eight wholly owned manufacturing and distribution facilities, two joint venture factories and one trading company. Winner Medical is primarily engaged in the development, manufacturing and distribution of high-quality cotton disposable medical dressings and disposable products. Winner Medical's products include surgical dressings, dressing packs, wound care dressings, protective products, medical instruments, dental products and hygiene products for the institutional and home care markets. Winner Medical products are manufactured in China and sold domestically and abroad, in countries and areas such as Japan, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Australia, France, the United States, South America, Africa and the Middle East. Winner Medical is one of few Chinese companies licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to ship finished, sterilized products directly to the U.S. market. To learn more about Winner Medical, visit Winner Medical's web site http://www.winnermedical.com .

Forward-looking Statements

This press release contains certain statements that may include

"forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements, other than statements of historical fact included herein are "forward-looking statements" including statements regarding Winner Medical and its subsidiary companies' business strategy, plans and objective and statements of non-historical information. These forward looking statements are often identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "believes," "expects" or similar expressions, involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties. Although Winner Medical believes that the expectations reflected in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, they do involve assumptions, risks and uncertainties, and these expectations may prove to be incorrect. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. Winner Medical's actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including those discussed in Winner Medical's periodic reports that are filed with and available from the Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements attributable to Winner Medical or persons acting on its behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by these factors. Other than as required under the securities laws, Winner Medical does not assume a duty to update these forward-looking statements.

For more information, please contact:

Company

Annie Chen

Secretary of the Board

Tel: +86 (755) 2806 6858

Email: annie.chen@winnermedical.com

US/HK Investor Relations

Anne Pang

College Hill - Hong Kong

Tel (US): +1 605 610 4278

Tel (HK): +852 3791 2287

Email: anne.pang@collegehill.com

Source: Winner Medical Group Inc.
Related Stocks:
NASDAQ:WWIN
collection