Orthofix International Announces Breg Mexico Facility Ranked among Top “Great Place to Work” Facilities in 2011

LEWISVILLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Orthofix International (NASDAQ:OFIX) announces that its sports medicine division, Breg, has ranked #14 of all businesses in Mexico in the Great Place to Work® Institute's survey for 2011. The Breg Mexico facility, located in Mexicali, received top honors for its positive culture and work environment. Read more

Orthofix Sports Medicine Launches Three New Products in March

LEWISVILLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Orthofix International (NASDAQ: OFIX) (the Company) announced today that Breg, its Sports Medicine Division, has introduced three new products, including the first post-op shoulder brace to off-load pressure from the neck, a rigid ligament knee brace made from lightweight aerospace-grade aluminum, and one of the industry's only walker boots for pediatric patients. Read more

LEWISVILLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX) (the Company) today announced that its sports medicine division, Breg®, has signed a contract with Novation to be the exclusive manufacturer of cold therapy products for NOVAPLUS®, the private label brand of Novation. With over 35,000 members, Novation is the largest group purchasing organization in the United States. The contract was effective as of November 1, 2010. Read more

Orthofix International’s Breg Subsidiary Receives 2010 CIO 100 Award

"This year's CIO 100 awards draws well-deserved attention to companies that are not only innovating with IT but creating genuine business value as well," said Maryfran Johnson, Editor in Chief of CIO magazine & Events. "These winning companies and their IT organizations are an inspiration to businesses everywhere." Read more

Orthofix International Launches Three New Sports Medicine Products

OrthoFind iPhone application also introduced

BOSTON, May 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Orthofix International (NASDAQ: OFIX) (the Company) announced today that its sports medicine division, Breg, has introduced three new products, including a soft knee brace with an integrated hinge for added stability, a hip pad to be used with its cold therapy devices for post surgery pain management, and a wrist immobilization accessory for its T-Scope Elbow brace. Read more

Orthofix International Subsidiary Ranked As Great Place to Work in Mexico

Company's Breg sports medicine division makes Top 30 list

BOSTON, Apr 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Orthofix International (NASDAQ: OFIX) announced today that its sports medicine division, Breg, ranked 27th among businesses in Mexico in the Great Place to Work® Institute's survey for 2010. The Breg Mexico facility, located in Mexicali, received top honors for its positive culture and work environment. The facility's 2010 ranking was higher than its spot at #71 in 2009. Read more

Orthofix International Introduces New Line Of Walker Boots

Vectra™ Premium Air Walker Boots designed to improve comfort and promote healing

BOSTON, Dec 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — OrthofixInternational (NASDAQ: OFIX) (the Company) announced today that its sports medicine division, BREG, has launched an innovative new line of foot and ankle products. Vectra™ Premium Air Walker Boots are designed to provide patients with post-surgical support and stabilization while also improving comfort and allowing increased wear time in order to promote post-surgical healing. Read more

Orthofix International Introduces FUSION Lateral OA Brace With New Low-Profile Hinge

New knee brace designed to improve comfort and reduce arthritis pain

BOSTON, Dec 04, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — OrthofixInternational (NASDAQ: OFIX) (the Company) announced today that its sports medicine division, BREG, has expanded its successful line of FUSION® functional knee braces by introducing the FUSION® Lateral OA Brace, which features an ultra-thin low-profile hinge designed for individuals suffering from lateral compartment osteoarthritis (OA). Read more