DARMSTADT, Germany: The worldwide spread of SARS-CoV-2 is presenting the dental industry with unprecedented economic and financial challenges. As an investment in its customers, the renowned Darmstadt-based software company exocad has announced its Corona Relief Program in order to support dental laboratories and dental practices.
For ten years now, exocad’s dedicated team of engineers and researchers has consistently delivered state-of-the-art innovations to the dental industry. At the exocad press conference in Darmstadt, Germany, on 12 March, Dental Tribune International met with the company’s CEO, Tillmann Steinbrecher, to discuss the partnership with Align Technology, evaluate what impact the collaboration could have and consider the future of digital dentistry.
SAN JOSE, Calif., U.S./DARMSTADT, Germany: Global medical device company Align Technology has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the privately held exocad Global Holdings for approximately $418 million (€376 million). Exocad is an internationally successful company in the dental CAD/CAM software market, and, according to Align, will strengthen the Align digital platform, which delivers innovative tools and features for diagnostic, restorative, implant and orthodontic workflows.