How to maximize your lab's online presence

May 25, 2012

Internet use worldwide is continually expanding as more social media sites pop up, and companies continue to expand their presence on the Web. Smartphones are getting smarter, and many people have opted to purchase tablets such as the iPad, all of which allow instant access to the Internet and a universe of Web-based apps. This activity creates opportunities but can create a multitude of challenges for those who have websites.

Stacey L. Meredith named Whip Mix International Key Account Manager

March 21, 2012

Whip Mix has promoted of Stacey L. Meredith to International Key Account Manager, moving up from International Sales Administrator. Stacey will be responsible for building client relationships by acting as the interface between the customer and the Whip Mix sales team.

3D Systems, 3Shape team up

March 21, 2012

3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC), a leading provider of 3-D Printing, Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing parts and system solutions, announced today the immediate availability of an integrated 3Shape software solution on its ProJet™ DP 3000 dental production systems. 3D Systems has worked closely with 3Shape to develop, test and document the process required to design and print production dental components, including optimizations to insure that 3Shape designed components print reliably and accurately using additive manufacturing methods and techniques.

BIOMET 3i dives into social media world

March 21, 2012

Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.-BIOMET 3i recently announced it has officially entered into the Social Media space. Dental professionals worldwide can follow the latest news for BIOMET 3i through Twitter, by viewing videos on the official BIOMET 3i YouTube Channel and/or becoming a Fan on the company’s Facebook Page.

Hands-on denture training held for Vident sales reps

March 21, 2012

Brea, Calif.-In the spirit of continuing education and lifelong learning, Vident recently conducted an in-house training on denture teeth for its sales representatives at the Vident Training Center in Brea, Calif.

Legacy laboratories

March 21, 2012

Schroeder Dental Laboratory hasn’t been around long enough to have created the wooden dentures that George Washington is said to have worn, but the business in Northbrook, Ill. is one of the oldest family-owned and operated dental labs in the country, its owners say.

Dr. John Schwartz to present e.max course at The Integra Institute

March 21, 2012

New Orleans-Master ceramist Dr. John Shwartz will present a 2-day course on advanced staining and layering techniques with Ivoclar Vivadent's e.max lithium disilicate material May 13-14 at The Integra Institute in New Orleans.