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Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Lucy Hobbs Project Celebration honors 6 women in dentistry; features CNN’s Poppy Harlow October 3-5 in Chicago

June 5, 2019 — When she’s not co-anchoring the weekday 9-11 a.m. ET edition of "CNN Newsroom", Poppy Harlow hosts the CNN podcast "BossFiles with Poppy Harlow" with guests including Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Melinda Gates. This fall in Chicago, the Emmy-nominated journalist will join The Lucy ...

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Incisal Edge to honor ‘40 Under 40,’ America’s Best Young Dentists, at Manhattan celebration June 6, 7

Dental lifestyle magazine expands signature awards to include categories for General Dentists and Dental Specialists; fall edition will spotlight 80 professionals from across the United States.   PITTSTON, PA — May 21, 2019 — Incisal Edge, the leading lifestyle magazine for dental professionals nationwide, ...

Monday, April 8th, 2019

Benco Dental acquires Dart Dental

Nation’s largest family-owned dental distribution company announces first acquisition in 2019 PITTSTON, PA — April 8, 2019 — Benco Dental, the nation’s largest family-owned dental distributor in the United States, today announces plans to acquire Connecticut-based Dart Dental Supply on April 29, 2019. This is ...

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Benco Dental announces collaboration with biotech company StellaLife®

Eliminating the need for narcotic pain medications and steroids, accelerating healing, and providing pain relief stand out as product benefits PITTSTON, PA — March 28, 2019-- Benco Dental announces a partnership with StellaLife, an innovative biotech company on a mission to improve people’s lives and significantly ...

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

PRO-SYS® VarioSonic® Power Toothbrush Rated +++++ By Dental Advisor

PITTSTON, PA — March 21, 2019 — Following an evaluation that included 1,802 brushing sessions by a panel of dentists, hygienists and patients, the VarioSonic power toothbrush by PRO-SYS received Dental Advisor's highest possible rating of +++++, Excellent/Editor's Choice, based on a 96% overall score. Evaluators ...

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Incisal Edge magazine spotlights 6th annual Design Competition winners in spring issue

Dental lifestyle publication awards distinction in dental practice design in Colorado, Maryland, Michigan PITTSTON, PA — March 14, 2019 — Annually, Incisal Edge, the leading lifestyle magazine for dental professionals, offers an opportunity for national recognition in outstanding office design. The magazine’s team ...

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Benco Dental announces new partnership with VOCO

Two family-owned companies renowned for setting new standards of innovation unite to drive dentistry forward PITTSTON, PA — March 8, 2019 — Benco Dental announces a new partnership with VOCO, an almost 40-year global leader in the manufacturing of dental materials and technologies.  This collaboration delivers ...

Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Benco Dental Announces Distribution Agreement With Align Technology for iTero Element® Intraoral Scanners

SAN JOSE, Calif. and PITTSTON, Pa., March 07, 2019 -- Benco Dental, the largest privately-owned dental distributor in the United States today announced a distribution agreement with Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN), for Align’s family of iTero Element intraoral scanners. This agreement expands Benco’s offerings to ...

Thursday, February 21st, 2019

Benco Family Foundation Tops 1 Million Toothbrush Donations with Gifts to Chicago Public Schools and UIC College of Dentistry

  PITTSTON, PA — February 21, 2019 — The Benco Family Foundation will donate PRO-SYS® toothbrushes to every Chicago Public School elementary student in celebration of National Children’s Dental Health Month as well as contribute an additional 40,000 toothbrushes to the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) ...

Thursday, February 21st, 2019

Benco Dental to host 7th annual Lucy Hobbs Project celebration this fall in Chicago

Public invited to free Meet-up tonight at Riff Music Lounge; Nominations open for Project’s Awards PITTSTON, PA — February 21, 2019 — The Lucy Hobbs Project® will host a Meet-up, an evening of cocktails and networking, tonight, February 21 at the Riff Music Lounge, 2239 South Michigan Avenue, 3rd Floor, Chicago, ...

Thursday, February 21st, 2019

Benco Dental Driving Dentistry Forward Through Innovation

Nation’s largest family-owned dental distributor announces rollout of groundbreaking single-shade composite from Tokuyama, Onset® buffering system compatible with four anesthetics, and Ucreate’s interactive digital art panels  PITTSTON, PA — February 21, 2019 — Benco Dental, with an 88-year record of ...

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

Lucy Hobbs Project invites dental professionals to make a difference at three February events in Midwest

PITTSTON, PA — January 29, 2019 — Inspiring speakers, the latest in dental technologies, innovative agendas – The Lucy Hobbs Project invites members of the dental community to experience these at three February events where they can make a difference in their careers, communities and the lives of their ...