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A new device for easy oral health monitoring Jun 14, 2017 | Business Asia Pacific

A new device for easy oral health monitoring

KYOTO, Japan: With the launch of its novel saliva-testing device, Japanese company ARKRAY has introduced a system that measures multiple parameters associated with oral health within 5 minutes. The measuring instrument is complemented by a testing kit, ST Check, and is to be distributed internationally, Aiko Hitomi from the ARKRAY marketing team told Dental Tribune Online.

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Glidewell expands partnership with 3-D printing solutions provider Structo Jun 1, 2017 | Business Asia Pacific

Glidewell expands partnership with 3-D printing solutions provider Structo

SINGAPORE/NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., USA: After testing three of Structo’s OrthoForm printers for its laboratory services over the last year, Glidewell Dental has announced the expansion of its partnership with the Singapore-based 3-D printing solutions provider with an investment in two of the company’s newly launched DentaForm 3-D printers.

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W&H and Planmeca joint branch office opens officially May 26, 2017 | Business Asia Pacific

W&H and Planmeca joint branch office opens officially

BANGALORE, India: After having announced their joining forces to expand in the Indian dental market last autumn, W&H Managing Director Peter Malata and Planmeca President Heikki Kyöstilä officially opened the new branch office in Bangalore with a celebratory ceremony in April. A highlight of the event, which was attended by 125 invited guests, was the unveiling of the new showroom for live demonstrations and individual customer training.

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Roland DG to establish new 3-D business brand, DGSHAPE Mar 13, 2017 | Business Asia Pacific

Roland DG to establish new 3-D business brand, DGSHAPE

HAMAMATSU, Japan: In order to increase visibility for its growing 3-D segment, Japanese manufacturer Roland DG has announced the transfer of its digital businesses, consisting of the development and sales of 3-D milling machines, 3-D printers, engraving machines and photographic impact printers, to a new, wholly-owned subsidiary, DGSHAPE Corporation. The spin-off, which begins operating in April, will be located at the Roland DG headquarters in Hamamatsu.

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Koelnmesse Singapore: Mathias Kuepper assumes management position Mar 3, 2017 | Business Asia Pacific

Koelnmesse Singapore: Mathias Kuepper assumes management position

SINGAPORE: Having shared the management position with Michael Dreyer for an interim period since June 2016, Mathias Kuepper will now assume sole responsibility as Managing Director of Koelnmesse Pte Ltd in Singapore. The Asian subsidiary of German event organiser Koelnmesse was established under Dreyer in 2002 and organises leading dental events IDEM Singapore and the Association of Orthodontists (Singapore) Conference, among others.

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MI World Symposium held in Tokyo Feb 23, 2017 | Business Asia Pacific

MI World Symposium held in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan: As host of the MI World Symposium in Tokyo on 5 February, Japanese dental manufacturer GC Corporation arranged an impressive scientific line-up to discuss the latest concepts in the field of minimal intervention dentistry. With the event, the company again commemorated its 95th anniversary and the 60th anniversary of the GC Membership Society.

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W&H and Planmeca approach the Indian market together Nov 7, 2016 | Business Asia Pacific

W&H and Planmeca approach the Indian market together

BANGALORE, India: European dental manufacturers W&H Dentalwerk and Planmeca have joined forces on the dental market in India. Comprising a shared office centre in Bangalore and a specialised customer service network, the collaboration between the two companies is aimed at exploiting synergies in offering a comprehensive and unique product portfolio to dental professionals in the country.

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Fulfilling your needs: The new Implantmed by W&H Sep 21, 2016 | Business Asia Pacific

Fulfilling your needs: The new Implantmed by W&H

For over 15 years, W&H has been supplying the Implantmed surgical device to dental implantologists and has proven to provide the best support for oral surgical procedures in the fields of implantology and maxillofacial surgery. The new-generation Implantmed introduced in September 2016 offers users both the tried-and-tested functions of the earlier device and a unique system for assessing the stability of an implant, as well as customisable features that can be retrofitted if required, a high-tech ...

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Mastering the art of dental technology Aug 19, 2016 | Business Asia Pacific

Mastering the art of dental technology

SINGAPORE/BAD BOCKLET, Germany: Singapore and Germany are about 10,000 km apart. As Singaporean dental technicians and dealers discovered at this year's International Dental Exhibition and Meeting (IDEM), the world’s most comprehensive range of dental laboratory products can be found at DT&SHOP, located in the town of Bad Bocklet about 100 km north-west of Nuremberg. Owing to the company’s latest inventory and delivery systems, orders arrive in Singapore and other Asia-Pacific ...

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New Lisa steriliser from W&H: Fast, easy to use, secure traceability Jul 20, 2016 | Business Asia Pacific

New Lisa steriliser from W&H: Fast, easy to use, secure traceability

The efficient sterilisation of dental instruments and the optimal organisation of work procedures are the focus of contemporary hygiene concepts. Today, modern processes in sterilisation require the use of the latest technologies. With the new Lisa steriliser, W&H offers to the most demanding of dental practices a modern and high-quality device with the highest sterilisation efficiency and a comprehensive traceability system.

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Henry Schein completes investment to strengthen Asian market position Jun 27, 2016 | Business Asia Pacific

Henry Schein completes investment to strengthen Asian market position

KYOTO, Japan/MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Last week, Henry Schein announced the completion of a 50 per cent equity investment in One Piece Corporation, a subsidiary of J. Morita. Henry Schein first entered the Japanese market in October 2014, with an investment in Iwase Dental Supply, a full-service provider of dental consumables, implants and equipment.

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A sneak peek into one of the largest shops for dental laboratories Apr 8, 2016 | Business Asia Pacific

A sneak peek into one of the largest shops for dental laboratories

DT&SHOP, one of the world’s main dental laboratory suppliers, is participating at IDEM Singapore 2016 with a 50 m² booth. Among the many highlights, the company demonstrates its CAD/CAM units and presents the new FINOCAM A5 milling machine for the first time. Dental Tribune Asia Pacific spoke with Eva Maria Roer, CEO of DT&SHOP. The successful female entrepreneur studied economics in Germany and Canada and is recipient of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, among ...

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