vhf, the German developer and manufacturer of innovative dental milling machines, tools, and CAM software, has entered a new strategic partnership with The Argen Corporation, a leader in dental zirconia manu- facturing and leading innovator of digital dentistry solutions.
Argen will distribute the vhf S5 and K5+ private labelled as the SE and KE+ 5-axis milling machines in both the U.S. and Canada.
Mohamed Soliman, CEO of vhf Inc., highly appreciates this collaboration: “With Argen’s more than 50 years of experience in the dental industry, we are bringing on board an experienced partner who will support us to increase our focus in the U.S. and Canadian market. As we both share a passion for our market and for distributing the highest quality products to support dental laboratories, we are looking forward to this collaboration with the greatest enthusiasm.”
Argen launched vhf products in the Canadian market on April 25, 2022 and in the U.S. market on May 20, 2022.
“We are very excited to enter into this strategic agreement with vhf Inc. in New York”, said Anton Woolf, CEO of Argen. “With the SE and KE+ from vhf, we are adding highly innovative milling machines to our global portfolio and products that offer our customers high precision, outstanding reliability, and maximum freedom of choice in terms of material and indication. This partnership expands our offerings and provides our customers with more choice.”
ABOUT THE S5
The S5 is a highly versatile five-axis dental milling machine designed for both dry and wet operation. It is particularly suitable for users who want to process a wide range of materials. Its eight-position blank changer allows nonstop milling of all materials – from wax to zirconia and even cobalt-chrome. In addition to discs, the machine can process up to 24 blocks.
ABOUT THE K5+
The K5+ is a five-axis dry milling machine with many user-friendly features that easily processes a wide range of indications and materials (blanks up to 40 mm). Due to its DIRECTDISC Technology, which allows blank clamping without tools, the machine can be loaded with material easily and quickly.
Argen is a family-owned and operated business headquartered in San Diego, California, with more than 500 employees in 5 locations worldwide. For more than 50 years, Argen has been supporting dental laboratories and the dental industry with new and innovative product offerings, high-performance products, and industry-leading customer service.
vhf camfacture AG, founded in 1988 and based in Ammerbuch, 30 km southwest of Stuttgart, is a leading manufacturer of CNC milling machines, milling tools and associated CAM software for the dental sector, industry and advertising technology. The vhf group employs over 350 people worldwide and is expanding rapidly.
For more information, visit www.vhf.com.