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Full gamut of dental products under one name

March 03, 2014
 
 Mr. van Duijnhoven

Washington—Danaher's Global Dental Business Feb. 14 announced the formation of the KaVo Kerr Group, and followed it up a week later with 20 new products showcased at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.

—Danaher's Global Dental Business Feb. 14 announced the formation of the KaVo Kerr Group, and followed it up a week later with 20 new products showcased at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.

KaVo Kerr Group unites leading dental consumable, equipment, high tech and specialty brands under one global platform. KaVo Kerr Group brands include KaVo, Kerr, Kerr TotalCare, Pentron, Axis|SybronEndo, Orascoptic, Pelton & Crane, Marus, DCI Equipment, Gendex, DEXIS, Instrumentarium, SOREDEX, i-CAT, NOMAD, Implant Direct and Ormco.

"KaVo Kerr Group formally links our world class dental brands and companies together under one identity with shared values and a lasting commitment to the dental profession," said Henk van Duijnhoven, president of KaVo Kerr Group globally.

"With over 500 years of combined experience, market leading brands and common core values, KaVo Kerr Group creates a strategic affiliation for our portfolio of dental brands. The formation of KaVo Kerr Group enables us to better serve dental professionals and health care providers who purchase a broad range of products and brands. The integrated organization helps accelerate our desire to bring new innovation, enhanced clinical workflows and a winning customer experience by better leveraging our respective clinical, technological and R&D capabilities."

Each KaVo Kerr Group operating company will continue to market themselves under their current brands and go-to-market strategies with firm commitments to their customers and local markets, said Mr. van Duijnhoven.