2018

For the last 100 years, families have grown up with an ACE™ Brand bandage. It is a staple of people’s lives that they are exposed to early on and can be used for a variety of purposes throughout life. This year we have created a commemorative tin can reflecting back on the beginnings of the ACE™ Bandage and some of the first packaging designs.

2018

For the last 100 years, families have grown up with an ACE™ Brand bandage. It is a staple of people’s lives that they are exposed to early on and can be used for a variety of purposes throughout life. This year we have created a commemorative tin can reflecting back on the beginnings of the ACE™ Bandage and some of the first packaging designs.

2018

For the last 100 years, families have grown up with an ACE™ Brand bandage. It is a staple of people’s lives that they are exposed to early on and can be used for a variety of purposes throughout life. This year we have created a commemorative tin can reflecting back on the beginnings of the ACE™ Bandage and some of the first packaging designs.

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ACE™ Brand has been helping support active families for 100 years.

GET TO KNOW ACE™ BRAND PRODUCTS

As a trusted brand supporting active families for 100 years, we are celebrating this milestone by empowering families to get outdoors and create memories together. We believe that a life well lived alongside loved ones means being actively involved in today’s experiences.

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100 YEARS OF HISTORY

The name ACE™—which stood for All Cotton Elastic—was chosen in 1918 after a nationwide contest was held that offered physicians a chance to win $200 for coming up with the best name for the new bandage. Our products are designed for support and comfort. They are available at major retailers nationwide. Find a product and click "Where to Buy" to find a store near you.

  • First elastic bandage packaging

    1918

    Oscar O. R. Schwidetzky is credited with the first development of the American-made ACE™ Bandage in 1918.

  • Unique tin can packaging for ACE™ Brand Elastic Bandage

    1940

    The unique tin can packaging was introduced.

  • ACE™ Brand Brochure spread

    1976 - 1980

    In 1976, the line of elastic bandages expanded to include hosiery and braces keeping pace with the latest technology and needs of a growing market. In 1980, ACE™ Brand woven bandages were introduced.

  • ACE™ Brand Antimicrobial Braces launch

    2005

    The launch of ACE™ Brand Antimicrobial Braces.

  • Updated packaging family for ACE™ Brand

    2007

    Updated look for ACE™ Brand.

  • 3M Logo

    2009

    New and improved Neoprene Braces were created. 3M acquires ACE™ Brand.

  • Updated packaging family for ACE™ Brand

    2012

    Updated packaging that celebrates the brand's heritage but adds a contemporary look and feel.

  • Elastic Bandage with ACE™ Brand Clip product launch.

    2014

    After listening to our customers we launched new twist on an old product, the Elastic Bandage with ACE™ Brand Clip.

  • ACE™ Brand Limited Edition Anniversary Tin for the Elastic Bandage

    2018

    For the last 100 years, families have grown up with an ACE™ Brand bandage. It is a staple of people’s lives that they are exposed to early on and can be used for a variety of purposes throughout life. This year we have created a commemorative tin can reflecting back on the beginnings of the ACE™ Bandage and some of the first packaging designs.

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