News from 2016


For news and updates about Medifab products, special events and exciting developments, continue reading. If you have news or an event which should be published here, contact us.

See Medifab's stand at Rehacare, in Düsseldorf, Germany

7 Oct 2016
Last week Medifab took our New Zealand manufactured products, the Shuttle Discovery stroller and Spex clinical wheelchair seating, to the Rehacare international exhibition in Düsseldorf, Germany. If you visited the Medifab stand, we would like to thank you for joining us! ... Read more

Seating and positioning training at Medifab

15 Sep 2016
The Medifab team enjoyed our recent Seating and Positioning Training workshop with Debbie Wilson, Wheelchair & Seating Therapist NZROT at Seating to Go.  Debbie initially took us through some of the basic clinical principles of seating in general for those with less complex needs on the first... Read more

Stepping up for Cerebral Palsy this month

1 Sep 2016
  Medifab is stepping up for Cerebral Palsy this month, with 16 team members participating in Steptember.  Run by The Cerebral Palsy Society, the Steptember charity event challenges people to take 10,000 steps a day for 28 days straight in, yes you guessed it, the month of September. Support our... Read more

Order your Comparison Charts

28 Jul 2016
Looking for faster ways of locating suitable product solutions for your clients? Medifab's new Comparison Charts are now available upon request, and are offered free of charge to therapy professional teams in New Zealand.  Fast product finding is enabled by:  Easy comparison of products grouped... Read more

A culture of care

28 Jul 2016
This story was originally published in NBR and can be viewed on the New Zealand Trade & Enterprise website here.  Tapping into New Zealand’s rich seam of innovation, over the last 25 years, Medifab has gone from a small family business to a company headquartered in Rolleston with significant... Read more

Special chairs work wonders

19 Jul 2016
Waikato Times, 24/06/2016 At Hamilton North School, it's not unusual for the special-needs students to become agitated, sometimes for the smallest of reasons.  And thanks to a grant from the Mazda Foundation, teachers have a new tool to counter that agitation, helping children to become focused... Read more

Didn't make the ATSA Expo? Explore Medifab's stand here!

26 May 2016
Thanks for visiting Medifab Ltd and Spex Seating at the ATSA Independent Living Expo in Melbourne. For those who didn't make it, we hope you enjoy exploring our 'virtual stand' above! It was a great honour for Medifab to be presented with the Best Large Stand Award for 2016, out of all the 100+... Read more

New product alert: Carrot XL Car Seat

26 May 2016
The 'big brother' to Medifab's popular Carrot 3000 car seat has just arrived... meet Carrot XL! Carrot XL special needs car seat caters for safety and the importance of keeping the user in a supported posture for travel. This larger sized car seat is suitable for older children and adult users who... Read more

Don't miss Medifab at ATSA 2016

11 May 2016
ATSA: Supporting Inclusion and independence with Australia's foremost exhibition of aids, equipment & allied services ATSA Independent Living Expo is held in Melbourne this year, and Medifab & Spex will be exhibiting with a showcase of new products and solutions to shape better lives. ... Read more

Thanks for visiting Medifab!

4 Mar 2016
Thanks to everyone who came to see us at "Show Your Ability" in Auckland, Hamilton, Palmerston North, Christchurch and Dunedin! View the tour of Medifab's stand below:   If you didn't make it to the show, Medifab will bring it to you! Book a Focus Workshop to view all our new releases which are... Read more