Down based company, TG Eakin Ltd, manufacture medical devices for the ostomy and woundcare industry. These products are then distributed internationally to 36 countries worldwide.
The company was founded in 1974 by Tom Eakin, who is still Chairman of the Eakin Group. His two sons, Jeremy and Paul Eakin now manage the business with Jeremy as Managing Director of TG Eakin Ltd and Paul as Managing Director of Pelican Healthcare Ltd, a sister company in the Group. Since its small beginnings TG Eakin Ltd has grown into a hugely successful company with a turnover of over £23 million in 2011.
Each year TG Eakin Ltd are enhancing their geographic reach and within the past 5 years have set up new distribution channels in India, Poland, Hungary, Iran, Slovakia, Croatia, Italy, Malta, Romania, Czech Republic, Costa Rica, South Korea, Estonia, Russia and Saudi Arabia. With over 15 million Eakin Cohesive Seals being sold each year worldwide demand for the Eakin products is growing.