Ansell S.A. Surgeons Gloves FTE1827

Important Customer Notice Temporary Supply Issues

Ref: 2020/942 ICN Number: 942


  • The supplier Ansell S.A. has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Encore Non-Latex PI Hybrid size 7 Surgeons Gloves, FTE1827.
  • The supply issue is due to manufacturing delays.


  • FTE1827 is currently unavailable to order.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue:
    FTE2381 – Surgeons Gloves Synthetic Latex Free Powder Free Sterile Pairs Synthetic size 7 mirco textured green neoprene.
    FTE2439 – Surgeons Gloves Latex Free Polyisoprene Sterile Micro-textured beaded cuff with adhesive band anatomic fit polyisoprene white size 7.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to view the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The alternative products have been identified by the Category Tower Service Provider Clinical Engagement Implementation Manager (CEIM).
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 31 January 2020.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the potential indirect alternative product codes.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Services Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

Downloads ▼

  • 942 Ansell S.A. Surgeons Gloves Product Listing with Alternatives

    An excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 942.

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