Amann Girrbach announces Amann Girrbach Brazil

May 01, 2013

International dental company Amann Girrbach has announced an expansion of its operations in Brazil through a majority shareholding in its longstanding distribution partner Caltini, which has become Amann Girrbach Brazil.

Enamelite, LLC announces passing of James Vinson, Managing Partner

April 26, 2013

Enamelite, LLC Managing Partner Jim Amos sadly reports the passing of his partner James Vinson, immediate past Managing Partner. James and Phillip Pitts, Sr., established Enamelite in 2002. Vinson focused on the administrative and business part of the company while Phillip, a CDT, focused on the Research and Development area. 

Anthogyr becomes new Authorized Milling Partner of Ivoclar Vivadent

April 25, 2013

The Authorized Milling Partner program of Ivoclar Vivadent has been joined by Anthogyr and its Simeda CAD/CAM solution. Anthogyr is a CAD/CAM manufacturer in implant prosthetics and restorative dentistry. With this new partner, Ivoclar Vivadent has again expanded its partnership program with milling centres.

Alliance Scale, Inc. announces The Alliance/OHAUS Pioneer Series Analytical Balance

April 23, 2013

  Alliance Scale, Inc. of Canton, Mass., has announced a brand new entry into the analytical balance market. The Alliance/OHAUS® Pioneer Series Analytical™ Balance can be adjusted to compensate for vibrations and other disturbances that occur in everyday settings and features an easy-to-clean draftshield.

Amann Girrbach America appoints new U.S. leadership team

April 23, 2013

  Amann Girrbach America (AGA) has recently put a new strategic US leadership team in place to oversee all North American operations including sales, marketing, distribution, service, support, training and continuing education. The team’s mission is to help manage and sustain the exponential growth of AGA within the US and Canadian markets while ensuring even greater customer service, responsiveness and accountability throughout the AGA customer experience.

Ivoclar Vivadent announces Callisto CPG

April 15, 2013

  Ivoclar Vivadent has just announced the availability of Callisto® CPG, an exciting new entry in controlled price nobel alloys. With a controlled alloy price, laboratories can establish a fixed fee schedule for their PFM or press-to-metal restorations, without being affected by the current precious metal market. Following the same strategy as Callisto CP+, laboratories can continue to benefit from insurance reimbursement for noble alloys provided to patients.

Remembering NevinLab's Denis Sexton

April 09, 2013

DentalEZ® Group, a supplier of innovative products and services for dental health professionals worldwide, is saddened to report the passing of Denis Sexton, former Vice President of NevinLabs™.  Sexton was highly respected in the dental laboratory community and well-known for his seasoned knowledge, integrity and kindness to all he came into contact with. 

In Memory of Norbert Duepner, Master CDT

April 09, 2013

On March 24, 2013, the dental industry lost a revered leader, colleague and friend, Norbert Duepner. Norbert joined the Argen family as Technical Director over 27 years ago and leaves one of the strongest Technical Support Departments operating in the dental landscape today. Known throughout the industry, Norbert was a highly respected professional who developed relationships with dental laboratories worldwide. Norbert possessed the unique ability to tailor technical solutions to customer needs and approached each call with individualized care and a kind and cheerful demeanor.

BEGO and Renishaw agree to additive manufacturing license

April 01, 2013

  BEGO has long been a leader in dental prosthodontics. Renishaw is a worldwide trendsetter in the field of engineering technologies. For the two companies, it’s a match made in heaven: They’ve just come to an agreement that provides Renishaw a license to use BEGO patents for additive manufacturing in dental applications.