Who we are
Kolplast was established in 1988 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, by a doctor who was tired of cleaning and sterilizing the vaginal speculums used in his own office.
Over all these years, the company built a very strong brand awareness among gynecologists and nowadays Kolplast is synonymous of Disposable Vaginal Speculum.
Our history, as shown by the milestones below, has an unmistakable thread of innovation.
1988: Kolplast launches the first disposable Vaginal Speculum in Brazil;
1990: Kolplast entered the proctology market launching disposables Anuscope and Rectosigmoidoscope;
1998: Kolplast earns ISO 9002 Quality Certificate for disposable medical devices;
Kolplast supplies 5 million kits to the 1st National Campaign for Cervical Cancer Prevention promoted by the Brazilian Ministry of Health;
1999: Kolplast acquires CE Mark for all its non-sterile products;
2001: Kolplast supplies 4 million kits to the 2nd National Campaign for Cervical Cancer Prevention promoted by the Brazilian Ministry of Health;
2004: Kolplast becomes the official partner and distributor of Hologic, North American company specialized in items for Woman Heath;
2005: Kolplast achieves the following quality certificates:
Brazilian Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) - RDC 59;
ISO 13485: 2004 for manufacturing and trading medical devices;
CE Mark for sterile products;
2009: Kolplast launches the revolutionary Kolplux, the first Light System for the disposable Collin Vaginal Speculum;
2010: Launch of Kolplast’s Colposcopes line;
2014: Launch of Kolplast’s Electronic Medical Devices
2018: Accquired Adlin Plastics, our biggest competitidor in Brazil.
2019: Became Kolplast Group.
Work as the only ethical means to achieve success.
Education as an instrument to face market challenges.
The Quality of our products and services must be world class standard.
The sense of urgency must be present in all actions aiming our customers’ satisfaction.
Organization, to be used as a tool of efficiency, expressed by, "A place for each thing, each thing in its place."
Profit as the natural result of the above principles, when applied to business operations.
Our mission is: Meet our customers’ expectations and stay competitive through: Diversified product portfolio; Efficient industrial and commercial processes; Fair relation of Price vs. Quality; Constantly qualified services; and Harmonious relationship with our trading partners.
Vision is for Kolplast Group to be recognized as: Innovative Company; Manufacturer of top quality health products; and Leader in the market segments in which it operates.