Medela’s breastfeeding products for professionals are based on more than 20 years of evidence-based research into the life-giving benefits of human milk. To understand mothers’ needs and babies’ behaviour, Medela works collaboratively with universities, hospitals and research institutions around the world. Their insights and discoveries help Medela to develop advanced technologies for breastfeeding solutions.
Medela was founded in 1961 by Olle Larsson and is headquartered in Switzerland. Under the leadership of Olle Larsson’s son Michael, Medela has become a global player in breastfeeding products and medical vacuum technology thanks to continued research, innovation and the evaluation of customers’ needs.