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Advanced Wound Management


Smith & Nephew’s Advanced Wound Management global business is a leader in advanced wound care dressings, negative pressure wound therapy and other advanced wound management technologies. It is headquartered in Hull, UK

Manufacturing sites

  • US and Canada: Oklahoma City OK and Calgary – Canada
  • UK: Hull, Gilberdyke
  • China: Suzhou
  • Other: Curaçao

Service centres

  • US, UK, Germany, Japan and Australia

Franchise areas

  • Advanced Wound Care
  • Advanced Wound Devices
  • Advanced Wound Bioactives



$1,336m  +11%
2012: $1,029m

Operating profit1

$190m  -8%
2012: $214m

Trading profit1,2

$275m  +14%
2012: $237m 


 Trading profit margin2

20.6%  -250bps
2012: 23.1%


Revenue by franchise %



Revenue by franchise1 $m


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1 The underlying percentage increases/decreases are after adjusting for the effect of currency translation and the inclusion of the comparative impact of acquisitions and exclusion of disposals
2 Explanations of these non-GAAP financial measures are provided on pages 161 to 163.

Annual General Meeting 2014

Notice of AGM and Chairman's letter

The Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday, 10 April 2014.

10 April 2014