e-business Specialist Group
For efficient Material Management
This Specialist Group aims to optimise patient care, as well as improve cost efficiency in purchasing, ordering, logistics, and invoicing - all with the aid of electronic business practices. Member companies, along with partners and hospitals, promote the standardisation of electronic processes according to GS1. (For more information please click link below picture)
Image source: Swiss Medtech
Image source: Swiss Medtech

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Specialist Group Information


  • Optimise procurement logistics using electronic business practices;
  • Increase security of supply and cost-effectiveness in purchasing.


  • Enable the regular exchange of experience regarding market innovations, pilot projects, and international developments affecting Switzerland;
  • Collect and analyse feedback on the implementation of standards, and coordinate with the relevant Specialist Groups (GS1 etc.);
  • Facilitate mutual support in the implementation of e-business practices and represent industry interests to customers, service providers, and marketplaces.


  • 12 members
  • Lead: Edward Mulder (IVF Hartmann AG)


Swiss Medtech - Office