1990 Sales surpass $2,000,000,000 for the first time.
1991 BD launched the first auto-disable immunization device.
1991 Pen needle is introduced.
1991 BD opens a central distribution center in Temsee, Belgium to ship medical products across Europe, the middle east, and Africa.
1992 BD introduced the BD Vacutainer® Safety-Lok™ Blood Collection Set.
1993 BD launched the first simplified CD4 instrument for HIV.
1995 A joint venture was established in China to produce medical products for China.
1995 BD formed a subsidiary in India to manufacture insulin syringes and to market other medical and diagnostic products to the region.
1997 BD celebrated their 100th anniversary with a refresh to their brand identity.
1999 BD announced a 5-year partnership with UNICEF and the U.S. Fund for UNICEF to help eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus worldwide.
1999 The world’s shortest, thinnest insulin pen needle is introduced.