LINET Ltd. was founded in 1990 in Želevčice near Slaný, Czech Republic. Since 2011 its business is being overseen by LINET Group SE in the Netherlands, a holding company founded by the owners of Linet Ltd. and WiBo GmbH. The successful marriage created the largest company in the business of hospital beds in Europe.
LINET Group’s yearly production reached 66,000 hospital beds with revenues of EUR 126.6 million in the fiscal year 2010-2011. The Group has 800 employees in two manufacturing locations – in Želevčice near Slaný, Czech Republic and Wickede, Germany. LINET Group’s products are exported to more than 100 countries worldwide through a several branches in Europe and USA as well as a network of dealers.
The LINET and WiBo brands concentrate on the two segments favoured by the original companies. LINET specializes in the production of hospital beds, while WiBo produces beds for residential and social care. This enables the Group to offer a diverse portfolio of more than 20 products from simple and affordable beds to advanced hi-tech beds for intensive care units. You can find out more about the holding company LINET Group SE here.
LINET’s business strategy relies especially on opportunities for in-house technical innovation and its application in product development. The company closely cooperates with professional medical staff to make sure that the design and function of its products meet all demands of modern healthcare. This successful strategy helped LINET to becoming decorated with several prestigious awards, including the European Business Award, Innovation of the Year, Outstanding Design Award, Manager of the Year, Company of the Years, Czech Top 100 and others.