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Aug
28
2017

IPS Empress Direct

Highly esthetic restorations may pose a challenge to even the most experienced dentist. The clinically proven composite IPS Empress Direct offers an intuitive application method with a wide selection of shades. Its handling characteristics have now been further enhanced.

 
Jul
14
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Kapanu AG

Ivoclar Vivadent AG (Liechtenstein) has acquired the Swiss start-up company Kapanu AG. Both companies intend to work together on the development of innovative dental applications.

 
May
15
2017

Protective varnish Cervitec F saves time

In a recent survey, dentists and their teams were asked to test and comment on the new protective varnish Cervitec F. A total of 279 questionnaires were received from the surveyees and evaluated. The results show that Cervitec F is well liked.

 
Apr
12
2017

OptraSculpt Next Generation

Ivoclar Vivadent completes the well proven OptraSculpt product line. The new modelling instrument, OptraSculpt Next Generation, is an innovative instrument now available for the posterior tooth region.

 
Apr
03
2017

Forty years of faithful operation

At IDS in Cologne, the company announced the winners of the 40 Years Programat contest. The first prize went to Lutz Brinkmann from Germany. He bought a P1 in 1976 and the furnace has been operational ever since.

 
Mar
20
2017

Bluephase Style 20i

Bluephase Style 20i is a cordless high-performance curing light that combines maximum light output with extremely short curing times.

 
Mar
20
2017

The 2016 Business Year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the 2016 business year with sales revenues of CHF 775 million. Sales increased by 2.1% over the previous year. Expressed in local currencies, growth was 0.6%.

 
Mar
20
2017

Ivoclar Digital

Ivoclar Digital is the new category brand from Ivoclar Vivadent. This new brand comprises a comprehensive portfolio of CAD/CAM products for both dental laboratories and dental practices including materials, milling machines and support services.

 
Mar
20
2017

PrograMill

Ivoclar Vivadent is introducing four new milling machines which, together with the the innovative materials and coordinated processess offered by the new Ivoclar Digital product portfolio, fulfil the exacting standards of modern dental laboratory and clinical technology.

 
Mar
20
2017

IPS e.max ZirCAD

IPS e.max is the flagship all-ceramic system from Ivoclar Vivadent. Now the range will be extended to include zirconium oxide discs and blocks for the fabrication of natural looking restorations with optimized properties.

 
Mar
20
2017

Digital Denture

Users can now avail themselves of a quick and reliable digital method to create monolithic dentures that are both esthetic and of high quality. Two material discs are at the heart of the process.

 
Mar
20
2017

Viteo Base

Viteo Base is the first titanium base that focuses on the requirements of the restorative material. The base is especially suited for materials processed with CAD/CAM and press technology such as IPS e.max and Telio CAD.

 
Mar
20
2017

Programat

Ivoclar Vivadent is extending the capabilities of its Programat furnaces to include even more application possibilities and to make them even easier to operate. In addition, the company is launching a new multi-function furnace for dental practices.

 
Mar
20
2017

SR Vivodent S DCL tooth line

Nature creates the most beautiful shapes and shades and these have guided the design of the new anterior moulds SR Vivodent S DCL. Esthetically and prosthetically optimized, these moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients.

 
Feb
20
2017

Cervitec Gel - optimized formula for enhanced care

The optimized Cervitec Gel contains chlorhexidine, fluoride, xylitol and provitamin D-panthenol. The oral care gel from Ivoclar Vivadent helps to keep teeth, gums, peri-implant tissue and the oral mucous membrane in good health.

 
Feb
01
2017

Ivoclar Digital – Consolidated digital expertise

Ivoclar Digital is the name of a strong and focused new brand developed by Ivoclar Vivadent. It provides dentists and dental technicians with state-of-the-art professional expertise throughout the entire digital process chain. The concept behind the brand will be presented at IDS 2017.

 
Jan
23
2017

BioUniversal KFG+

The new universal alloy BioUniversal KFG+ is suitable for a wide variety of indications. It is easy to cast and compatible with the laboratory composite SR Nexco.

 
Jan
16
2017

IPS e.max 500 MPa

Average biaxial flexural strength of 500 MPa is beneficial to dentists, dental technicians and patients

IPS e.max 500MPa en
 
Dec
12
2016

A Lively Platform with Practical Tips for Dentists

The new Dentist Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a lively platform with exciting and helpful information on topics, which are of interest to dentists in their work.

 
Dec
12
2016

A Lively Platform with Tips for the Dental Laboratory

The new Dental Technician Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a lively platform with exciting and helpful information on topics which are of interest to dental technicians in their work.

 
Dec
05
2016

Digital Press Design - Wax Tree

The function “Wax Tree” combines modern 3D printing technology with the well proven press technology. Using this method, IPS e.max press restorations can be easily and economically produced.

Digital Press Design WaxTree
 
Nov
24
2016

Variolink Esthetic: customers are highly satisfied

A survey conducted in three European countries and in the US found that Variolink Esthetic users are highly satisfied with this luting composite. They particularly like the product's esthetic and adhesive properties and its ease of handling.

Variolink Esthetic
 
Oct
20
2016

Zenostar: Now even greater esthetics and efficiency

The pre-shaded Zenostar MT discs in shades of MT 1 to 4 are suitable for the efficient production of zirconium oxide restorations. Shade infiltration and pre-drying is not required. This saves valuable time.

 
Oct
10
2016

Programat: One step ahead for the past 40 years

The Programat brand of furnaces turns 40. Ivoclar Vivadent introduced the very first furnace with this name at the International Dental Show (IDS) in 1977. Prior to the launch, the unit was extensively tested on the market.

 
Oct
05
2016

New Senior Director Diego Gabathuler

As of 1 October 2016, Diego Gabathuler assumed responsibility for South and West Europe, Near and Middle East and Africa within the reorganized sales structure.

 
Oct
04
2016

Ivoclar Vivadent launches Cention N as an alternative to amalgam

The new product Cention N from Ivoclar Vivadent is a metal-free filling material which has been developed in response to the global initiative established by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to reduce the use of mercury.

CentionN_Flaschen
 
Sep
02
2016

IPS e.max Ceram Selection: new Enamel and Effect powders

The new IPS e.max Ceram Selection range comprises special Enamel and Effect powders that are characterized by their vibrant colours and exceptional light-optical properties.

 
Aug
18
2016

Robert Ganley Listed Among Dentistry’s 10 Most Influential People

Robert Ganley, CEO of Ivoclar Vivadent AG, was being named among dental technology’s 10 most influential people.

 
Jun
17
2016

3rd International Expert Symposium

About a thousand dentists and dental technicians from 47 countries attended the 3rd International Expert Symposium hosted by Ivoclar Vivadent in Spain's capital Madrid. Thirteen renowned opinion leaders from academic institutions, dental practices and laboratories provided insights into the latest advancements in the field of "Modern restorative dentistry: Technology and esthetics".

 
Jun
14
2016

IPS e.max Smile Award: Winners celebrated in Madrid

On the eve of the 3rd International Expert Symposium hosted by Ivoclar Vivadent in Madrid, the winners of the IPS e.max Smile Awards 2016 were announced and the awards were presented. This prize recognizes exceptional achievements and work done with IPS e.max.

IPS e.max Smile Award 2016 EN
 
Jun
01
2016

Cervitec F

In the case of high caries risk, the new protective varnish Cervitec F offers fast protection of tooth surfaces. The Cervitec F varnish system contains fluoride, chlorhexidine and cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC).

 
May
09
2016

Tetric N-Flow Bulk Fill

For many years, the universal composite Tetric N-Ceram has been proven successful in restorative dentistry. As part of the ongoing development of restorative materials, a further innovation is now launched on the market: Tetric N-Flow Bulk Fill.

 
Apr
15
2016

Finalists confirmed for the IPS e.max Smile Award

Front runners for the award named by panel of experts. The finalists for the IPS e.max Smile Award 2016 have been selected. Nine teams have every right to be excited to see who will emerge as winner for the best IPS e.max project.

IPS e.max Smile Award 2016 EN
 
Mar
29
2016

The 2015 business year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the 2015 business year with global sales revenues of CHF 759 million. In local currency terms, the growth rate was 5.9% over the previous year. Expressed in Swiss francs, however, sales revenues were 0.3% below the previous year due to the strong appreciation of the Swiss currency.

 
Mar
03
2016

Improved plaque index and shallower pockets

Study: Intensive oral care with Cervitec Gel improves the clinical treatment results of peri-implant mucositis.

 
Feb
18
2016

Innovation award for Monobond Etch & Prime

Monobond Etch & Prime is the first self-etching glass-ceramic primer in the world. First presented at IDS 2015 in Cologne, it has since won over many users. Now it has received an innovation award.

 
Jan
27
2016

International Expert Symposium

Building on the success of the previous International Expert Symposiums in Berlin in 2012 and London in 2014, Ivoclar Vivadent will host the third symposium of this kind on 11 June 2016. The Spanish capital has been chosen as the venue. Dental professionals from around the world will have the opportunity to hear what noted speakers from the dental industry have to say on a wide range of subjects, and they will be able to share their experiences with fellow colleagues.

Madrid
 
Jan
25
2016

Stratos

The name Stratos stands for precision articulators that offer convincing quality and ergonomic design. Ivoclar Vivadent supplies a range of equipment that is closely tailored to the needs of the customers. New accessories now provide additional scope for individualization.

 
Oct
22
2015

IPS Style

IPS Style is the first metal-ceramic material with patented oxyapatite. It has been developed for the highest efficiency in the daily laboratory work and stands for easy processing and a lifelife esthetic appearance.

 
Oct
22
2015

IPS e.max CAD

Ivoclar Vivadent has complemented the IPS e.max CAD assortment. With their medium translucency, the new MT blocks are suitable for patients that require enhanced brightness. Also, the IPS e.max CAD LT blocks (low translucency), are now available in size A14.

 
Oct
22
2015

IPS e.max Ceram

Newly developed IPS e.max Ceram dentin and incisal materials allow translucent substructures to be given the desired level of brightness.

 
Oct
22
2015

Wieland Zenostar MT

The Wieland Zenostar Zirconia System comprises a portfolio of coordinated materials for the universal fabrication of zirconium oxide restorations. The system has been extended to include yet another esthetic option for monolithic anterior restorations: Wieland Zenostar MT.

 
Oct
22
2015

Programat S1 1600

With conventional sinter furnaces, the sintering process takes between five and eight hours. The new Programat S1 1600 works faster and more efficiently: It is able to sinter an IPS e.max ZirCAD or Zenostar MO crown framework in only 75 minutes. This is made possible by a sinter temperature of up to 1600°C.

Programat S1 1600_1
 
Oct
22
2015

IPS Ivocolor

IPS Ivocolor, the new range of stains and glazes, can be used in conjunction with the IPS ceramics and Wieland Zenostar. From now on, dental technicians will only need one assortment for the individualized characterization of lab-fabricated restorations.

 
Oct
19
2015

Agreement on patent licensing

Ivoclar Vivadent and H.C. Starck Ceramics GmbH announced today that they have arranged a license agreement that covers zirconium oxide dental blanks and methods of processing those blanks.

 
Sep
01
2015

The World of Ceramics

Ivoclar Vivadent has established a new interactive online platform, whose contents address the challenges currently facing dental laboratories.

 
Sep
01
2015

OptraGate

Effective retraction of the lips and cheeks during the dental treatment- this is the wish of every clinician. OptraGate does not only offer relative isolation but also a comfortable solution.

 
Sep
01
2015

Bluephase

Ivoclar Vivadent launches the dental radiometer Bluephase Meter II and polymerization light Bluephase Style M8

 
Jun
08
2015

New Chief Production Officer Markus Heinz

Markus Heinz is the new Chief Production Officer of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group. He succeeds Wolfgang Vogrin, Dipl. Ing., from 1 July 2015, who will retire. Vogrin has headed up the production and logistics of the company since 2002.

 
Mar
09
2015

Monobond Etch & Prime

Proper conditioning of the restoration bonding surface is a crucial part of the adhesive luting process. Conventionally, glass-ceramic restorations are conditioned by etching the contact surface with hydrofluoric acid and then applying a silane coupling agent.

 
Mar
09
2015

IPS e.max Press MT

Ivoclar Vivadent extends the range of press ingots to include a new level of translucency. The new IPS e.max Press MT are monochromatic ingots of the medium translucency range. They consist of the tried-and-tested lithium disilicate glass-ceramic material and ensure clinical long-term success and flexibility during cementation.

 
Mar
09
2015

IPS e.max CAD self glaze

IPS e.max CAD self-glaze offers alternative and efficient processing. IPS e.max CAD is the clinically proven lithium disilicate glass-ceramic ideally suitable for manufacturing monolithic restorations featuring a new, alternative and efficient processing technique.

 
Mar
09
2015

Programat P710

Packed with innovative features, the new ceramic furnace Programat P710 can do more than just fire. The innovations include a Digital Shade Assistant (DSA) for accurate shade selection, telephone capabilities and infrared technology for enhanced process reliability.

 
Mar
09
2015

KaVo Arctica

The CAD/CAM system from KaVo is now authorized to mill IPS e.max CAD blocks. The CAD/CAM systems from KaVo are known for offering high precision and quality for the production of dental restorations.

 
Mar
09
2015

SR Vivodent S PE

Nature creates the most beautiful shapes and shades and these have guided the design of the new anterior moulds SR Vivodent S PE, a further development of a long-standing, successful tooth line. Esthetically and prosthetically optimized, these moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients.

 
Mar
09
2015

Wieland Digital Denture

A new process has been established to achieve high-precision functional results in a few steps: Digital Denture. This term describes a comprehensive workflow for CAD/CAM produced complete dentures. The process incorporates innovative appliances, software programs and coordinated materials for dentists and dental technicians.

 
Mar
09
2015

Wieland Zenotec select ion

Wieland Zenotec select ion is an innovative milling unit for high-precision functional results. The new unit features the proven Zenotec select properties such as the 8-disc material changer and is additionally equipped with an innovative ionization system.

 
Mar
09
2015

Wieland Scanner Portfolio

For many years, Wieland Dental, a company of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group, has been cooperating with the Danish company 3Shape that specializes in 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions. At IDS 2015, a modernized, technically improved scanner portfolio will be presented.

 
Mar
09
2015

Wieland Digital Press Design

Wieland Digital Press Design combines the strengths of CAD/CAM and the press technique. Exclusive add-on software module optimizes the fabrication of IPS e.max Press restorations.

 
Mar
09
2015

The 2014 business year

The overall sales revenues of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group amounted to 761 million Swiss francs in 2014. Its sales revenues in local currencies increased by 4.4 per cent compared to the previous year, while the growth rate in Swiss francs was 2 per cent.

 
Mar
09
2015

Wieland Zenotec Tools Portfolio

The Wieland Zenotec tools portfolio is now more clearly structured. Special emphasis has been placed on a well-organized presentation to suit the different needs of the individual customer.

 
Mar
09
2015

Ivoclar Vivadent AG

Ivoclar Vivadent is one of the world’s leading dental companies. The company’s success is based on a comprehensive portfolio of products and systems, strong research and development capabilities and a clear commitment to training and further education.

 
Mar
02
2015

Tetric N-Bond Universal

A new single-component, light-cured universal adhesive for direct and indirect restorations is ready to launch. Tetric N-Bond Universal adhesive is suitable for the total-etch technique, as self-etch adhesive and for selective-enamel-etch procedures. It features high bonding capabilities to both dry and moist dentin substrates.

 
Jan
29
2015

Ivoclar Vivadent at IDS 2015

Ivoclar Vivadent to show a strong trade show presence at IDS in Cologne with its latest innovations. Discover a world of innovations! This is the motto under which Ivoclar Vivadent would like to invite all visitors of the International Dental Show (IDS) to an exciting and informative tour into the world of dental medicine and dental technology of tomorrow.

 
Jan
26
2015

IPS e.max: Certified CAD/CAM milling machines ensure high-quality restorations

Ever more CAD/CAM systems are launched on the market. Certified and authorised production systems provide reliability and safety during the manufacturing process and create the best possible conditions to enable the fabrication of high-quality restorations.

 
Dec
15
2014

IPS Classic V Powder Opaquer

The new IPS Classic V Powder Opaquer was developed using a new production method. Users benefit from its great flexibility in application techniques as well as from a fast and efficient veneering process.

 
Nov
10
2014

Wieland Zenotec select hybrid

The innovative Zenotec select hybrid is a state-of-the-art five-axis machining system that is capable of wet grinding and dry milling dental materials. The system is available in two versions – one with and one without a material changer.

 
Nov
07
2014

SR Nexco Flask

SR Nexco Flask is a new type of flask with the help of which light-curing veneering composites can be pressed on dental frameworks. In order to effectively address the practical challenges of functionality, ergonomics and design, the flask has been developed in close cooperation with industry professionals.

 
Nov
03
2014

Settlement agreement with Dentsply

Since October of last year, Ivoclar Vivadent has been engaged in patent infringement litigation in the United States and Germany against Dentsply International Inc., Dentsply Prosthetics U.S. LLC, and Degudent GmbH (“Dentsply”). Today, Ivoclar Vivadent is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with Dentsply to settle the dispute.

 
Oct
09
2014

IPS InLine System Powder Opaquer

The extended product range of the IPS InLine metal-ceramic system from Ivoclar Vivadent offers dental professionals an even greater choice of application options. It is often the small things that render the daily lab work more comfortable and flexible. This also applies to the IPS InLine System Powder Opaquer which makes alternative application techniques accessible.

 
Oct
03
2014

Zenostar System

Zenostar is the zirconium oxide system from Wieland Dental. With its versatile range of indications for single-tooth restorations up to multi-unit bridges, the material offers a broad selection of processing options and thus even more flexibility, efficiency and reliability.

 
Oct
02
2014

Variolink Esthetic

The new luting composite Variolink Esthetic is an esthetic light- and dual-curing composite material for the permanent cementation of demanding ceramic and composite restorations.

 
Oct
01
2014

IPS e.max Press Multi

An innovative, new ingot now allows highly esthetic restorations showing a lifelike shade progression to be fabricated in a single press sequence.

 
Jul
16
2014

Bluephase Style wins the bronze award

The Bluephase Style curing light from Ivoclar Vivadent won the bronze medal at one of the most prestigious design competitions in the medical technology industry.

 
Jul
02
2014

Reference publication celebrates its 10-year anniversary

In time for the company’s international symposium in London, Ivoclar Vivadent published the new issue of the renowned specialist magazine Reflect, 2/2014. For the last ten years, Reflect has offered dental professionals throughout the world a platform for debate and exchange.

Reflect
 
Jun
25
2014

2nd International Expert Symposium in London

Endorsed by the King’s College London Dental Institute, Ivoclar Vivadent hosted the International Expert Symposium ‘The Quality of Esthetics’ in London. World-renowned specialists discussed the latest materials and advanced clinical concepts to an audience of 750 delegates on 14th June 2014.

 
May
16
2014

Ivoclar Vivadent executes Patent License Agreement with Henry Schein

On May 15, 2014 Ivoclar Vivadent announced that it has recently licensed several of its patents to Henry Schein, Inc. The royalty-bearing license agreement enables Henry Schein to use the rights protected by United States Patent Nos. 7,604,759 and 8,141,217, and several related foreign patents that cover zirconium oxide dental blanks and methods of processing those blanks.

 
Mar
12
2014

Michael Hammer new Managing Director of Wieland Dental

Michael Hammer takes over the management of Wieland Dental in Pforzheim. He succeeds Torsten Schwafert, who left the company at the end of February.

 
Mar
06
2014

The 2013 business year

In the 2013 business year Ivoclar Vivadent increased its revenues by 14 per cent compared to the previous year.

 
Feb
21
2014

Ivoclar Vivadent settles its patent suit against Talladium with license agreement

Today, Ivoclar Vivadent announced that it will dismiss its patent infringement lawsuit against Talladium after signing a license agreement covering certain zirconia discs sold or made by Talladium.

 
Feb
20
2014

Ivoclar Vivadent files ITC complaint against Dentsply

Ivoclar Vivadent (“Ivoclar”), the innovator and manufacturer of IPS e.max products, announced today that it has filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission against Dentsply International and its affiliates.

 
Jan
23
2014

International Expert Symposium

Inspired by the success of the first International Expert Symposium held in Berlin in 2012, Ivoclar Vivadent will host the second symposium of this kind on 14 June 2014. This time, the event will take place in London.

 
Jan
23
2014

IPS e.max Scientific Report Vol. 2

The updated Scientific Report from Ivoclar Vivadent brings together the most important studies on the IPS e.max all-ceramic system that have been conducted in the course of the past twelve years.

 
Jan
24
2014

IPS e.max Clinical Guide

Ivoclar Vivadent has revised and complemented its IPS e.max Clinical Guide, which provides clear instructions for the optimal processing of IPS e.max materials in the dental practice.

 
Jan
16
2014

VivaStyle Paint On Plus N

The innovative VivaStyle Paint On varnish system from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a professional method for whitening teeth without having to use a tray.

VivaStyle Paint On Plus
 
Dec
06
2013

Survery results Fluor Protector N

From October 2012 to July 2013, dentists from different countries tested the new protective fluoride varnish Fluor Protector N from Ivoclar Vivadent. The respondents were satisfied with the properties and the easy handling of the protective varnish.

Fluor Protector N
 
Dec
05
2013

Excellent rating for Multilink Automix

The independent US test institute The Dental Advisor tested Multilink Automix, the universal self-curing luting composite with light-curing option from Ivoclar Vivadent, over a period of three years and has now awarded the product the highest possible rating of Five Plus.

Multilink Automix System
 
Dec
02
2013

Telio CAD for Zenotec

With Telio CAD for Zenotec, Wieland Dental, a company of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group, presents cross-linked PMMA discs for the fabrication of temporary crowns and bridges, as well as implant-retained restorations. Temporaries fabricated of this material are biocompatible and plaque resistant. Moreover, they feature excellent polishability and true-to-nature gloss behaviour.

 
Nov
27
2013

High accolade for Robert Ganley

On 1 November 2013, Robert Ganley was inducted as Honorary Fellow into the International College of Dentists (ICD). The accolade was awarded in honour of Mr Ganley’s outstanding and meritorious service to the dental profession and community.

Robert Ganley
 
Nov
19
2013

Support for the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines

Ivoclar Vivadent AG will donate 200,000 USD to support the people in the Philippines affected by Typhoon Haiyan with immediate relief measures.

 
Nov
05
2013

Cementation Navigation System

The Cementation Navigation System (CNS), a multimedia application from Ivoclar Vivadent, offers dentists practical orientation and guidance in the selection of the best luting material for each case. Now the CNS also includes recommendations on the luting materials from the N-product line.

 
Oct
29
2013

Robert Ganley new Honorary Director of the ACP Education Foundation

The American College of Prosthodontists recognized Ivoclar Vivadent AG CEO Robert Ganley as Honorary Director of the ACP Education Foundation.

 
Oct
09
2013

New subsidiary in Russia

Ivoclar Vivadent has founded a subsidiary in Russia, enhancing its presence in growing markets.

 
Aug
30
2013

Programat CS2

The Programat CS2 is the new Ivoclar Vivadent furnace generation for dentists. With this furnace, crystallization and glaze firing of IPS e.max CAD restorations is easily and quickly accomplished. The modern user interface of the new furnace clearly stands out due to its user friendliness.

 
Jul
05
2013

Customer survey Cervitec Gel

German dentists are satisfied with the taste of the oral health care gel Cervitec Gel and would recommend it to their patients. These results have been gathered from a customer survey conducted by Ivoclar Vivadent.

 
Jul
04
2013

Awards show AACD

Ivoclar Vivadent has been recognized for excellence, innovation and leadership in cosmetic dentistry by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

 
May
14
2013

New Chief Technology Officer

Dr Thomas Hirt, Director of Organic Chemistry at Ivoclar Vivadent, will succeed Dr Volker Rheinberger as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at the beginning of June 2013. Dr Rheinberger will step down from day-to-day operations and become a new member of the company’s Supervisory Board.

 
Mar
14
2013

Collaboration with Camlog

Ivoclar Vivadent has entered into a collaboration agreement with Camlog under the Authorized Milling Partner program. This collaboration is an opportunity for dental laboratories to capitalize on the strengths of both companies. Whilst Ivoclar Vivadent is a leading company in esthetic prosthetic solutions, Camlog is a leading supplier of implant systems.

 
Mar
11
2013

The 2012 business year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the business year 2012 with a sales increase of 4%. The product segments of all-ceramics, equipment and luting materials were the main forces driving this growth.

 
Mar
11
2013

New product categories

Ivoclar Vivadent has divided its product portfolio into three major categories. This has been done with the aim of making it easier for dental professionals to find their way around the company’s product range. The categories have been created on the basis of the different treatment and working procedures in the dental office and laboratory.

Logo_New categories_e_V
 
28. Aug 2017

IPS Empress Direct

Highly esthetic restorations may pose a challenge to even the most experienced dentist. The clinically proven composite IPS Empress Direct offers an intuitive application method with a wide selection of shades. Its handling characteristics have now been further enhanced.

 
14. Jul 2017

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Kapanu AG

Ivoclar Vivadent AG (Liechtenstein) has acquired the Swiss start-up company Kapanu AG. Both companies intend to work together on the development of innovative dental applications.

 
15. May 2017

Protective varnish Cervitec F saves time

In a recent survey, dentists and their teams were asked to test and comment on the new protective varnish Cervitec F. A total of 279 questionnaires were received from the surveyees and evaluated. The results show that Cervitec F is well liked.

 
12. Apr 2017

OptraSculpt Next Generation

Ivoclar Vivadent completes the well proven OptraSculpt product line. The new modelling instrument, OptraSculpt Next Generation, is an innovative instrument now available for the posterior tooth region.

 
03. Apr 2017

Forty years of faithful operation

At IDS in Cologne, the company announced the winners of the 40 Years Programat contest. The first prize went to Lutz Brinkmann from Germany. He bought a P1 in 1976 and the furnace has been operational ever since.

 
20. Mar 2017

Bluephase Style 20i

Bluephase Style 20i is a cordless high-performance curing light that combines maximum light output with extremely short curing times.

 
20. Mar 2017

The 2016 Business Year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the 2016 business year with sales revenues of CHF 775 million. Sales increased by 2.1% over the previous year. Expressed in local currencies, growth was 0.6%.

 
20. Mar 2017

Ivoclar Digital

Ivoclar Digital is the new category brand from Ivoclar Vivadent. This new brand comprises a comprehensive portfolio of CAD/CAM products for both dental laboratories and dental practices including materials, milling machines and support services.

 
20. Mar 2017

PrograMill

Ivoclar Vivadent is introducing four new milling machines which, together with the the innovative materials and coordinated processess offered by the new Ivoclar Digital product portfolio, fulfil the exacting standards of modern dental laboratory and clinical technology.

 
20. Mar 2017

IPS e.max ZirCAD

IPS e.max is the flagship all-ceramic system from Ivoclar Vivadent. Now the range will be extended to include zirconium oxide discs and blocks for the fabrication of natural looking restorations with optimized properties.

 
20. Mar 2017

Digital Denture

Users can now avail themselves of a quick and reliable digital method to create monolithic dentures that are both esthetic and of high quality. Two material discs are at the heart of the process.

 
20. Mar 2017

Viteo Base

Viteo Base is the first titanium base that focuses on the requirements of the restorative material. The base is especially suited for materials processed with CAD/CAM and press technology such as IPS e.max and Telio CAD.

 
20. Mar 2017

Programat

Ivoclar Vivadent is extending the capabilities of its Programat furnaces to include even more application possibilities and to make them even easier to operate. In addition, the company is launching a new multi-function furnace for dental practices.

 
20. Mar 2017

SR Vivodent S DCL tooth line

Nature creates the most beautiful shapes and shades and these have guided the design of the new anterior moulds SR Vivodent S DCL. Esthetically and prosthetically optimized, these moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients.

 
20. Feb 2017

Cervitec Gel - optimized formula for enhanced care

The optimized Cervitec Gel contains chlorhexidine, fluoride, xylitol and provitamin D-panthenol. The oral care gel from Ivoclar Vivadent helps to keep teeth, gums, peri-implant tissue and the oral mucous membrane in good health.

 
01. Feb 2017

Ivoclar Digital – Consolidated digital expertise

Ivoclar Digital is the name of a strong and focused new brand developed by Ivoclar Vivadent. It provides dentists and dental technicians with state-of-the-art professional expertise throughout the entire digital process chain. The concept behind the brand will be presented at IDS 2017.

 
23. Jan 2017

BioUniversal KFG+

The new universal alloy BioUniversal KFG+ is suitable for a wide variety of indications. It is easy to cast and compatible with the laboratory composite SR Nexco.

 
16. Jan 2017

IPS e.max 500 MPa

Average biaxial flexural strength of 500 MPa is beneficial to dentists, dental technicians and patients

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12. Dec 2016

A Lively Platform with Practical Tips for Dentists

The new Dentist Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a lively platform with exciting and helpful information on topics, which are of interest to dentists in their work.

 
12. Dec 2016

A Lively Platform with Tips for the Dental Laboratory

The new Dental Technician Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a lively platform with exciting and helpful information on topics which are of interest to dental technicians in their work.

 
05. Dec 2016

Digital Press Design - Wax Tree

The function “Wax Tree” combines modern 3D printing technology with the well proven press technology. Using this method, IPS e.max press restorations can be easily and economically produced.

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24. Nov 2016

Variolink Esthetic: customers are highly satisfied

A survey conducted in three European countries and in the US found that Variolink Esthetic users are highly satisfied with this luting composite. They particularly like the product's esthetic and adhesive properties and its ease of handling.

Variolink Esthetic
 
20. Oct 2016

Zenostar: Now even greater esthetics and efficiency

The pre-shaded Zenostar MT discs in shades of MT 1 to 4 are suitable for the efficient production of zirconium oxide restorations. Shade infiltration and pre-drying is not required. This saves valuable time.

 
10. Oct 2016

Programat: One step ahead for the past 40 years

The Programat brand of furnaces turns 40. Ivoclar Vivadent introduced the very first furnace with this name at the International Dental Show (IDS) in 1977. Prior to the launch, the unit was extensively tested on the market.

 
05. Oct 2016

New Senior Director Diego Gabathuler

As of 1 October 2016, Diego Gabathuler assumed responsibility for South and West Europe, Near and Middle East and Africa within the reorganized sales structure.

 
04. Oct 2016

Ivoclar Vivadent launches Cention N as an alternative to amalgam

The new product Cention N from Ivoclar Vivadent is a metal-free filling material which has been developed in response to the global initiative established by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to reduce the use of mercury.

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02. Sep 2016

IPS e.max Ceram Selection: new Enamel and Effect powders

The new IPS e.max Ceram Selection range comprises special Enamel and Effect powders that are characterized by their vibrant colours and exceptional light-optical properties.

 
18. Aug 2016

Robert Ganley Listed Among Dentistry’s 10 Most Influential People

Robert Ganley, CEO of Ivoclar Vivadent AG, was being named among dental technology’s 10 most influential people.

 
17. Jun 2016

3rd International Expert Symposium

About a thousand dentists and dental technicians from 47 countries attended the 3rd International Expert Symposium hosted by Ivoclar Vivadent in Spain's capital Madrid. Thirteen renowned opinion leaders from academic institutions, dental practices and laboratories provided insights into the latest advancements in the field of "Modern restorative dentistry: Technology and esthetics".

 
14. Jun 2016

IPS e.max Smile Award: Winners celebrated in Madrid

On the eve of the 3rd International Expert Symposium hosted by Ivoclar Vivadent in Madrid, the winners of the IPS e.max Smile Awards 2016 were announced and the awards were presented. This prize recognizes exceptional achievements and work done with IPS e.max.

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01. Jun 2016

Cervitec F

In the case of high caries risk, the new protective varnish Cervitec F offers fast protection of tooth surfaces. The Cervitec F varnish system contains fluoride, chlorhexidine and cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC).

 
09. May 2016

Tetric N-Flow Bulk Fill

For many years, the universal composite Tetric N-Ceram has been proven successful in restorative dentistry. As part of the ongoing development of restorative materials, a further innovation is now launched on the market: Tetric N-Flow Bulk Fill.

 
15. Apr 2016

Finalists confirmed for the IPS e.max Smile Award

Front runners for the award named by panel of experts. The finalists for the IPS e.max Smile Award 2016 have been selected. Nine teams have every right to be excited to see who will emerge as winner for the best IPS e.max project.

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29. Mar 2016

The 2015 business year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the 2015 business year with global sales revenues of CHF 759 million. In local currency terms, the growth rate was 5.9% over the previous year. Expressed in Swiss francs, however, sales revenues were 0.3% below the previous year due to the strong appreciation of the Swiss currency.

 
03. Mar 2016

Improved plaque index and shallower pockets

Study: Intensive oral care with Cervitec Gel improves the clinical treatment results of peri-implant mucositis.

 
18. Feb 2016

Innovation award for Monobond Etch & Prime

Monobond Etch & Prime is the first self-etching glass-ceramic primer in the world. First presented at IDS 2015 in Cologne, it has since won over many users. Now it has received an innovation award.

 
27. Jan 2016

International Expert Symposium

Building on the success of the previous International Expert Symposiums in Berlin in 2012 and London in 2014, Ivoclar Vivadent will host the third symposium of this kind on 11 June 2016. The Spanish capital has been chosen as the venue. Dental professionals from around the world will have the opportunity to hear what noted speakers from the dental industry have to say on a wide range of subjects, and they will be able to share their experiences with fellow colleagues.

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25. Jan 2016

Stratos

The name Stratos stands for precision articulators that offer convincing quality and ergonomic design. Ivoclar Vivadent supplies a range of equipment that is closely tailored to the needs of the customers. New accessories now provide additional scope for individualization.

 
22. Oct 2015

IPS Style

IPS Style is the first metal-ceramic material with patented oxyapatite. It has been developed for the highest efficiency in the daily laboratory work and stands for easy processing and a lifelife esthetic appearance.

 
22. Oct 2015

IPS e.max CAD

Ivoclar Vivadent has complemented the IPS e.max CAD assortment. With their medium translucency, the new MT blocks are suitable for patients that require enhanced brightness. Also, the IPS e.max CAD LT blocks (low translucency), are now available in size A14.

 
22. Oct 2015

IPS e.max Ceram

Newly developed IPS e.max Ceram dentin and incisal materials allow translucent substructures to be given the desired level of brightness.

 
22. Oct 2015

Wieland Zenostar MT

The Wieland Zenostar Zirconia System comprises a portfolio of coordinated materials for the universal fabrication of zirconium oxide restorations. The system has been extended to include yet another esthetic option for monolithic anterior restorations: Wieland Zenostar MT.

 
22. Oct 2015

Programat S1 1600

With conventional sinter furnaces, the sintering process takes between five and eight hours. The new Programat S1 1600 works faster and more efficiently: It is able to sinter an IPS e.max ZirCAD or Zenostar MO crown framework in only 75 minutes. This is made possible by a sinter temperature of up to 1600°C.

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22. Oct 2015

IPS Ivocolor

IPS Ivocolor, the new range of stains and glazes, can be used in conjunction with the IPS ceramics and Wieland Zenostar. From now on, dental technicians will only need one assortment for the individualized characterization of lab-fabricated restorations.

 
19. Oct 2015

Agreement on patent licensing

Ivoclar Vivadent and H.C. Starck Ceramics GmbH announced today that they have arranged a license agreement that covers zirconium oxide dental blanks and methods of processing those blanks.

 
01. Sep 2015

The World of Ceramics

Ivoclar Vivadent has established a new interactive online platform, whose contents address the challenges currently facing dental laboratories.

 
01. Sep 2015

OptraGate

Effective retraction of the lips and cheeks during the dental treatment- this is the wish of every clinician. OptraGate does not only offer relative isolation but also a comfortable solution.

 
01. Sep 2015

Bluephase

Ivoclar Vivadent launches the dental radiometer Bluephase Meter II and polymerization light Bluephase Style M8

 
08. Jun 2015

New Chief Production Officer Markus Heinz

Markus Heinz is the new Chief Production Officer of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group. He succeeds Wolfgang Vogrin, Dipl. Ing., from 1 July 2015, who will retire. Vogrin has headed up the production and logistics of the company since 2002.

 
09. Mar 2015

Monobond Etch & Prime

Proper conditioning of the restoration bonding surface is a crucial part of the adhesive luting process. Conventionally, glass-ceramic restorations are conditioned by etching the contact surface with hydrofluoric acid and then applying a silane coupling agent.

 
09. Mar 2015

IPS e.max Press MT

Ivoclar Vivadent extends the range of press ingots to include a new level of translucency. The new IPS e.max Press MT are monochromatic ingots of the medium translucency range. They consist of the tried-and-tested lithium disilicate glass-ceramic material and ensure clinical long-term success and flexibility during cementation.

 
09. Mar 2015

IPS e.max CAD self glaze

IPS e.max CAD self-glaze offers alternative and efficient processing. IPS e.max CAD is the clinically proven lithium disilicate glass-ceramic ideally suitable for manufacturing monolithic restorations featuring a new, alternative and efficient processing technique.

 
09. Mar 2015

Programat P710

Packed with innovative features, the new ceramic furnace Programat P710 can do more than just fire. The innovations include a Digital Shade Assistant (DSA) for accurate shade selection, telephone capabilities and infrared technology for enhanced process reliability.

 
09. Mar 2015

KaVo Arctica

The CAD/CAM system from KaVo is now authorized to mill IPS e.max CAD blocks. The CAD/CAM systems from KaVo are known for offering high precision and quality for the production of dental restorations.

 
09. Mar 2015

SR Vivodent S PE

Nature creates the most beautiful shapes and shades and these have guided the design of the new anterior moulds SR Vivodent S PE, a further development of a long-standing, successful tooth line. Esthetically and prosthetically optimized, these moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients.

 
09. Mar 2015

Wieland Digital Denture

A new process has been established to achieve high-precision functional results in a few steps: Digital Denture. This term describes a comprehensive workflow for CAD/CAM produced complete dentures. The process incorporates innovative appliances, software programs and coordinated materials for dentists and dental technicians.

 
09. Mar 2015

Wieland Zenotec select ion

Wieland Zenotec select ion is an innovative milling unit for high-precision functional results. The new unit features the proven Zenotec select properties such as the 8-disc material changer and is additionally equipped with an innovative ionization system.

 
09. Mar 2015

Wieland Scanner Portfolio

For many years, Wieland Dental, a company of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group, has been cooperating with the Danish company 3Shape that specializes in 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions. At IDS 2015, a modernized, technically improved scanner portfolio will be presented.

 
09. Mar 2015

Wieland Digital Press Design

Wieland Digital Press Design combines the strengths of CAD/CAM and the press technique. Exclusive add-on software module optimizes the fabrication of IPS e.max Press restorations.

 
09. Mar 2015

The 2014 business year

The overall sales revenues of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group amounted to 761 million Swiss francs in 2014. Its sales revenues in local currencies increased by 4.4 per cent compared to the previous year, while the growth rate in Swiss francs was 2 per cent.

 
09. Mar 2015

Wieland Zenotec Tools Portfolio

The Wieland Zenotec tools portfolio is now more clearly structured. Special emphasis has been placed on a well-organized presentation to suit the different needs of the individual customer.

 
09. Mar 2015

Ivoclar Vivadent AG

Ivoclar Vivadent is one of the world’s leading dental companies. The company’s success is based on a comprehensive portfolio of products and systems, strong research and development capabilities and a clear commitment to training and further education.

 
02. Mar 2015

Tetric N-Bond Universal

A new single-component, light-cured universal adhesive for direct and indirect restorations is ready to launch. Tetric N-Bond Universal adhesive is suitable for the total-etch technique, as self-etch adhesive and for selective-enamel-etch procedures. It features high bonding capabilities to both dry and moist dentin substrates.

 
29. Jan 2015

Ivoclar Vivadent at IDS 2015

Ivoclar Vivadent to show a strong trade show presence at IDS in Cologne with its latest innovations. Discover a world of innovations! This is the motto under which Ivoclar Vivadent would like to invite all visitors of the International Dental Show (IDS) to an exciting and informative tour into the world of dental medicine and dental technology of tomorrow.

 
26. Jan 2015

IPS e.max: Certified CAD/CAM milling machines ensure high-quality restorations

Ever more CAD/CAM systems are launched on the market. Certified and authorised production systems provide reliability and safety during the manufacturing process and create the best possible conditions to enable the fabrication of high-quality restorations.

 
15. Dec 2014

IPS Classic V Powder Opaquer

The new IPS Classic V Powder Opaquer was developed using a new production method. Users benefit from its great flexibility in application techniques as well as from a fast and efficient veneering process.

 
10. Nov 2014

Wieland Zenotec select hybrid

The innovative Zenotec select hybrid is a state-of-the-art five-axis machining system that is capable of wet grinding and dry milling dental materials. The system is available in two versions – one with and one without a material changer.

 
07. Nov 2014

SR Nexco Flask

SR Nexco Flask is a new type of flask with the help of which light-curing veneering composites can be pressed on dental frameworks. In order to effectively address the practical challenges of functionality, ergonomics and design, the flask has been developed in close cooperation with industry professionals.

 
03. Nov 2014

Settlement agreement with Dentsply

Since October of last year, Ivoclar Vivadent has been engaged in patent infringement litigation in the United States and Germany against Dentsply International Inc., Dentsply Prosthetics U.S. LLC, and Degudent GmbH (“Dentsply”). Today, Ivoclar Vivadent is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with Dentsply to settle the dispute.

 
09. Oct 2014

IPS InLine System Powder Opaquer

The extended product range of the IPS InLine metal-ceramic system from Ivoclar Vivadent offers dental professionals an even greater choice of application options. It is often the small things that render the daily lab work more comfortable and flexible. This also applies to the IPS InLine System Powder Opaquer which makes alternative application techniques accessible.

 
03. Oct 2014

Zenostar System

Zenostar is the zirconium oxide system from Wieland Dental. With its versatile range of indications for single-tooth restorations up to multi-unit bridges, the material offers a broad selection of processing options and thus even more flexibility, efficiency and reliability.

 
02. Oct 2014

Variolink Esthetic

The new luting composite Variolink Esthetic is an esthetic light- and dual-curing composite material for the permanent cementation of demanding ceramic and composite restorations.

 
01. Oct 2014

IPS e.max Press Multi

An innovative, new ingot now allows highly esthetic restorations showing a lifelike shade progression to be fabricated in a single press sequence.

 
16. Jul 2014

Bluephase Style wins the bronze award

The Bluephase Style curing light from Ivoclar Vivadent won the bronze medal at one of the most prestigious design competitions in the medical technology industry.

 
02. Jul 2014

Reference publication celebrates its 10-year anniversary

In time for the company’s international symposium in London, Ivoclar Vivadent published the new issue of the renowned specialist magazine Reflect, 2/2014. For the last ten years, Reflect has offered dental professionals throughout the world a platform for debate and exchange.

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25. Jun 2014

2nd International Expert Symposium in London

Endorsed by the King’s College London Dental Institute, Ivoclar Vivadent hosted the International Expert Symposium ‘The Quality of Esthetics’ in London. World-renowned specialists discussed the latest materials and advanced clinical concepts to an audience of 750 delegates on 14th June 2014.

 
16. May 2014

Ivoclar Vivadent executes Patent License Agreement with Henry Schein

On May 15, 2014 Ivoclar Vivadent announced that it has recently licensed several of its patents to Henry Schein, Inc. The royalty-bearing license agreement enables Henry Schein to use the rights protected by United States Patent Nos. 7,604,759 and 8,141,217, and several related foreign patents that cover zirconium oxide dental blanks and methods of processing those blanks.

 
12. Mar 2014

Michael Hammer new Managing Director of Wieland Dental

Michael Hammer takes over the management of Wieland Dental in Pforzheim. He succeeds Torsten Schwafert, who left the company at the end of February.

 
06. Mar 2014

The 2013 business year

In the 2013 business year Ivoclar Vivadent increased its revenues by 14 per cent compared to the previous year.

 
21. Feb 2014

Ivoclar Vivadent settles its patent suit against Talladium with license agreement

Today, Ivoclar Vivadent announced that it will dismiss its patent infringement lawsuit against Talladium after signing a license agreement covering certain zirconia discs sold or made by Talladium.

 
20. Feb 2014

Ivoclar Vivadent files ITC complaint against Dentsply

Ivoclar Vivadent (“Ivoclar”), the innovator and manufacturer of IPS e.max products, announced today that it has filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission against Dentsply International and its affiliates.

 
23. Jan 2014

International Expert Symposium

Inspired by the success of the first International Expert Symposium held in Berlin in 2012, Ivoclar Vivadent will host the second symposium of this kind on 14 June 2014. This time, the event will take place in London.

 
23. Jan 2014

IPS e.max Scientific Report Vol. 2

The updated Scientific Report from Ivoclar Vivadent brings together the most important studies on the IPS e.max all-ceramic system that have been conducted in the course of the past twelve years.

 
24. Jan 2014

IPS e.max Clinical Guide

Ivoclar Vivadent has revised and complemented its IPS e.max Clinical Guide, which provides clear instructions for the optimal processing of IPS e.max materials in the dental practice.

 
16. Jan 2014

VivaStyle Paint On Plus N

The innovative VivaStyle Paint On varnish system from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a professional method for whitening teeth without having to use a tray.

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06. Dec 2013

Survery results Fluor Protector N

From October 2012 to July 2013, dentists from different countries tested the new protective fluoride varnish Fluor Protector N from Ivoclar Vivadent. The respondents were satisfied with the properties and the easy handling of the protective varnish.

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05. Dec 2013

Excellent rating for Multilink Automix

The independent US test institute The Dental Advisor tested Multilink Automix, the universal self-curing luting composite with light-curing option from Ivoclar Vivadent, over a period of three years and has now awarded the product the highest possible rating of Five Plus.

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02. Dec 2013

Telio CAD for Zenotec

With Telio CAD for Zenotec, Wieland Dental, a company of the Ivoclar Vivadent Group, presents cross-linked PMMA discs for the fabrication of temporary crowns and bridges, as well as implant-retained restorations. Temporaries fabricated of this material are biocompatible and plaque resistant. Moreover, they feature excellent polishability and true-to-nature gloss behaviour.

 
27. Nov 2013

High accolade for Robert Ganley

On 1 November 2013, Robert Ganley was inducted as Honorary Fellow into the International College of Dentists (ICD). The accolade was awarded in honour of Mr Ganley’s outstanding and meritorious service to the dental profession and community.

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19. Nov 2013

Support for the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines

Ivoclar Vivadent AG will donate 200,000 USD to support the people in the Philippines affected by Typhoon Haiyan with immediate relief measures.

 
05. Nov 2013

Cementation Navigation System

The Cementation Navigation System (CNS), a multimedia application from Ivoclar Vivadent, offers dentists practical orientation and guidance in the selection of the best luting material for each case. Now the CNS also includes recommendations on the luting materials from the N-product line.

 
29. Oct 2013

Robert Ganley new Honorary Director of the ACP Education Foundation

The American College of Prosthodontists recognized Ivoclar Vivadent AG CEO Robert Ganley as Honorary Director of the ACP Education Foundation.

 
09. Oct 2013

New subsidiary in Russia

Ivoclar Vivadent has founded a subsidiary in Russia, enhancing its presence in growing markets.

 
30. Aug 2013

Programat CS2

The Programat CS2 is the new Ivoclar Vivadent furnace generation for dentists. With this furnace, crystallization and glaze firing of IPS e.max CAD restorations is easily and quickly accomplished. The modern user interface of the new furnace clearly stands out due to its user friendliness.

 
05. Jul 2013

Customer survey Cervitec Gel

German dentists are satisfied with the taste of the oral health care gel Cervitec Gel and would recommend it to their patients. These results have been gathered from a customer survey conducted by Ivoclar Vivadent.

 
04. Jul 2013

Awards show AACD

Ivoclar Vivadent has been recognized for excellence, innovation and leadership in cosmetic dentistry by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

 
14. May 2013

New Chief Technology Officer

Dr Thomas Hirt, Director of Organic Chemistry at Ivoclar Vivadent, will succeed Dr Volker Rheinberger as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at the beginning of June 2013. Dr Rheinberger will step down from day-to-day operations and become a new member of the company’s Supervisory Board.

 
14. Mar 2013

Collaboration with Camlog

Ivoclar Vivadent has entered into a collaboration agreement with Camlog under the Authorized Milling Partner program. This collaboration is an opportunity for dental laboratories to capitalize on the strengths of both companies. Whilst Ivoclar Vivadent is a leading company in esthetic prosthetic solutions, Camlog is a leading supplier of implant systems.

 
11. Mar 2013

The 2012 business year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the business year 2012 with a sales increase of 4%. The product segments of all-ceramics, equipment and luting materials were the main forces driving this growth.

 
11. Mar 2013

New product categories

Ivoclar Vivadent has divided its product portfolio into three major categories. This has been done with the aim of making it easier for dental professionals to find their way around the company’s product range. The categories have been created on the basis of the different treatment and working procedures in the dental office and laboratory.

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