Industry News

DenMat Acquires Restorative and Impression Products from Discus

SANTA MARIA, CALIF., January 6, 2012 - DenMat Holdings, LLC today announced that it has acquired the restoratives and impression portfolios from Royal Philips Electronics, parent company of Discus Dental, LLC (“Discus Dental”).  This includes: Splash® and Precision® impression materials, Vanilla Bite™, Chocolate Bite™, MegaBite®, and Clear Bite™ registration materials, MOXIE™ bonding agents, Gripper™ and PERFECtray® bite trays, PERFECtemp® crown and bridge material, and FLASHlite™ (Magna and 1401) curing lights.  The addition of these popular product lines strengthens DenMat’s broadening product portfolio, which includes LUMINEERS®, Snap-On Smile®, and the Sapphire® light platform.

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Align Technology Announces Commercial Availability of Invisalign in Russia and the Middle East

SAN JOSE, Calif. and AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Jan. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALGN) and Dental Couture, Ltd., the Company's distribution partner for non-core country markets in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) regions, today announced that Align has received a Product Registration Certificate for the Invisalign system from the Federal Service of Health Care and Social Development Control of the Russian Federation. This regulatory approval allows Align to train doctors and to sell Invisalign Full, Invisalign Lite, Invisalign Teen, and Vivera Retainers throughout Russia. Align also announced that in addition to the commercialization activities started early last year in Turkey, it is also launching Invisalign in the Middle East. To date, Align's distribution partner Dental Couture has already trained more than 30 orthodontists in Russia and more than 200 doctors in Turkey, Dubai, and Saudi Arabia.

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SDI announces new Company slogan

SDI is pleased to announce our new Company slogan “SDI Your Smile. Our Vision.”
These words define SDI.  The new slogan reflects SDI’s focus on the dentist’s ultimate goal of achieving perfect smiles for their patients. 

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2011 Dental Industry Review Now Available

Peoria, az: January 6, 2011: The Anaheim Group, publishers of DentalFax®, has released the 2011 Dental Industry Review©, a 294-page comprehensive report of the key events in the worldwide dental industry for 2011. The Dental Industry Review is a well-known resource that contains dozens of color charts and graphs. The CD-ROM costs just $175 and contains the Review in both Word® and PDF formats, while the Direct Download service is only $150 and is in PDF format.

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