Henry Schein opens relief fund for Australian bushfires
January 13, 2020 -- Henry Schein announced it will donate up to $100,000 in cash and healthcare supplies to support dental customers who may be affected by the Australian bushfires.
VR firm to create dental procedure training modules
January 10, 2020 -- The Australian-based virtual reality (VR) software company Vection Technologies has signed a $500,000 deal to create dental procedure training modules for students and dentists.
Patient Pass launches HIPAA-complaint messaging system
January 10, 2020 -- Startup Patient Pass has launched a HIPAA-compliant messaging system that enables easy and efficient communication at medical and dental offices.
Israeli court investigates Colgate distributor
January 9, 2020 -- The Israeli government is investigating one of the country's largest distributors of Colgate-Palmolive toothpaste and other products in its antitrust court, according to news reports.
Henry Schein company to close Colo. milling center
January 9, 2020 -- Henry Schein's laboratory supply business Zahn Dental plans to close a milling facility in Colorado.
Ex-NFL player announces oral brand partnership
January 8, 2020 -- Former NFL player Rob Gronkowski appeared on "The Kelly Clarkson Show" on January 7 to announce an exclusive partnership between teeth-whitening and oral care company Snow and clear-aligner brand Byte.
SmileDirectClub expands into Hong Kong
January 8, 2020 -- SmileDirectClub has brought its clear-aligner therapy to Hong Kong.
Neocis reaches implant milestone
January 8, 2020 -- Dental implant surgery company Neocis announced that its Yomi robotics system was used to place over 1,000 implants in 2019.
FasTeesH rolls out full-coverage automatic toothbrush
January 7, 2020 -- French dental company FasTeesH has released its Y-Brush full-coverage, autocleaning, electric toothbrush. The device can clean a full set of teeth in approximately 10 seconds, and it is ideal for children with disabilities and dependent people living at home, as well as for care facilities and retirement homes, according to the company.
Ormco upgrades software for Spark clear aligner
January 7, 2020 -- Orthodontic technology company Ormco has released a series of upgrades for its Spark clear-aligner Approver software.