Covidien Achieves CE Mark for the Nellcor™ Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System, PM100N

Covidien (NYSE: COV) today announced CE Mark approval for its Nellcor™ Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System, PM100N. The system currently is available in the European Economic Area (EEA), Australia and New Zealand. The Nellcor™ Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System is the only commercially available bedside pulse oximetry (SpO2) monitor featuring home care and sleep study modes that complies with standards for medical electrical equipment used in the home health care environment.

Shred-it To Acquire Iron Mountain’s Secure Shredding Business in the UK, Ireland and Australia

Shred-it International ULC. (“Shred-it”), the world-leading information security company, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Iron Mountain’s international Secure Shredding business in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. The deal is expected to close before the end of the year.

Ecolab’s Apex Warewashing System Helps Restaurant and Foodservice Operators Throughout Europe Improve Results, Save Water and Energy

Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has launched Apex, a warewashing system that will provide the cleaning results restaurant and foodservice operators throughout Europe expect, while reducing water and energy use.

Covidien Announces CE Mark of Nellcor™ Respiration Rate Technology

Covidien plc, a leading global provider of health care products and recognized innovator in patient monitoring and respiratory care devices, today announced the European commercial launch of its Nellcor™ Respiration Rate System. In addition to the Adult Respiratory Sensor, the system includes the Nellcor™ Respiration Rate Version 2.0 software and Nellcor™ Bedside Respiratory Patient Monitoring System, PM1000N, both of which recently received CE Mark approval.

Dropbox To Establish International Office in Dublin

Dropbox, a free service that lets you bring your documents, photos and videos everywhere and share them easily, announced today that it will establish an office in Dublin, Ireland. The Dublin office will serve as the centre of the company’s international operations, enabling Dropbox to better provide technical support and product acumen to the millions of people across the world who use Dropbox to simplify their lives.

Cook Medical’s Zilver® PTX® Earns FDA Approval As First Drug-Eluting Stent in U.S. to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease

Cook Medical has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) marketing approval for the first devices in its Zilver® PTX® Drug-Eluting Peripheral Stent portfolio, company officials reported today. It’s the first time the FDA has approved a drug-eluting stent to treat blockages in a peripheral artery.

Molson Coors Announces Executive Transitions

Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP; TSX) today provided further
detail on its plans to incorporate the recently announced StarBev
acquisition into its business by naming Mark
CEO of the new business unit, which adds nine Central
European countries to its growth market portfolio. Hunter, who currently
serves as CEO of the company’s UK & Ireland business, is a 20-year
industry veteran with extensive experience in the European beer business.