Moritz Bunzl registers a haberdashery business in Bratislava, now the capital of Slovakia.
HQ is relocated to London due to political upheaval in Central Europe.
Bunzl lists as a public company on the London Stock Exchange.
Bunzl is a diversified business with fine paper distribution and manufacturing arm.
Bunzl makes acquisition of first consumables distribution business in the USA, and MacCartney Surgical is acquired by Bunzl in Ireland.
Bunzl acquires Shermond and its Premier brand.
Manufacturing businesses demerge and Bunzl becomes a focused distribution and outsourcing Group.
Bunzl extended its healthcare portfolio with the acquisition of Southern Syringe Services (SSS) and its sister company Universal Hospital Supplies. Southern Syringe itself had 50 years of experience in the Healthcare Market.
Care Shop became the latest addition to the group which broadened Bunzl’s presence in the UK healthcare market.
Southern Syringe is rebranded Bunzl Healthcare, and becomes the most comprehensive medical supply chain organisation in the Healthcare market outside of DHL Supply Chain.
Shermond and Universal Hospital Supplies are integrated and offer Premier, Universal and Healthgard products.
Shermond is relocated to Leicestershire.
365 Healthcare is acquired by Bunzl.
Shermond is integrated into 365 Healthcare. 365 Healthcare offers 365 Healthcare, Premier, Universal, Healthgard and Safecare products.
Bunzl acquires Delivered Health Solutions, a business providing a broad range of services to the UK carehome market.
365 Healthcare launches Greengard products focused on reducing the environmental impact of some key medical and PPE product ranges.
Bunzl Healthcare and 365 Healthcare logistics operations are consolidated across 5 sites.