Planet DDS finalizes Apteryx acquisition

Planet DDS completes its acquisition of Apteryx Imaging Inc.

Planet DDS has officially closed on its purchase of Apteryx Imaging Inc., the company announced this week. Planet DDS has acquitted 100% of Apteryx’s outstanding common and preferred shares for CAD$.65 per share in an all-cash transaction.

“Planet DDS and Apteryx offer substantial value propositions to the dental industry, which this acquisition will allow us to enhance moving forward,” said Planet DDS CEO Eric Giesecke. “Today is the beginning of a bright future for both Planet DDS and Apteryx. The entire Planet DDS family is excited to welcome Apteryx to our team.”

“The Planet DDS team has been instrumental in the growth of our company as a key partner for our XVWeb cloud imaging software,” stated Dr. David Gane, CEO of Apteryx Imaging. “We feel the synergies between the Planet DDS and Apteryx teams will have a very positive impact on the growth of both organizations moving forward.”

Founded in 2003, Planet DDS is one of the largest independent providers of cloud-native practice management systems to the dental industry with their Denticon software. Apteryx develops a line of award-winning imaging software technologies, including XVWeb.

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