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18 June 2024

Dear In Vitro Customer,

We wish to update you on the Joint Venture (JV) between Miele (Steelco) and Metall Zug (Belimed) announced in November 2023.

This JV has now received approval from the anti-trust authorities around the world, marking an important milestone in our collaboration. Miele holds 67% of the shares in the JV and Metall Zug 33% through a holding company. The Companies will now operate under the newly established brand, SteelcoBelimed making it one of the largest Companies in the Infection Control sector globally. These companies continue to be legally independent with the same brand entities and the same portfolio products in the first instance. Please refer to the attached notification from Steelco.
As a result, Steelco are committed to deliver all and future obligations on all Projects, Consumables and Spare Parts.

To avoid any ambiguity or misinterpretations, all future communications on the JV will only be in writing directly from Steelco or SteelcoBelimed
You can contact the Steelco Regional Sales Director of Southeast Asia, Japan, Australia and New Zealand, Mr. Michele Benvegnu, for further confirmation on the JV, Michele is available on

Whilst the teams from SteelcoBelimed and Miele Professional are working through the integration process, specifically focused on synergies in production, R&D, marketing and service, its business as usual at In Vitro Technologies in Australia and New Zealand. In Vitro would like to assure you of our commitment to deliver on all ongoing and future obligations on all Projects, Consumables, Technical Service & Maintenance for our CSSD / Infection Control Portfolio.
With a presence in the IFC / CSSD market in Australia and New Zealand for over 50 years, we have built a strong reputation for delivering superior products and exceptional technical service to our customers.

As we look towards the future, we want to assure you that our commitment to providing you with top-of-the-line products and dedicated technical support remains unwavering. We understand the importance of reliability, efficiency, and quality in your daily operations, and we are dedicated to continuing to meet and exceed your expectations.
At In Vitro, we take pride in our long-standing relationships with our customers and the trust you have placed in us. We are grateful for the opportunity to serve you and look forward to many more years of partnership and collaboration.

Warm regards,

Mala Signature

Mala Naidu
General Manager ANZ
In Vitro Technologies

Additional resources

> SteelcoBelimed Press Release