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Appointment of Singapore's Honorary Consul-General in Helsinki, Finland

Appointment of Singapore's Honorary Consul-General in Helsinki, Finland

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2018 06:40 GMT

The Government of the Republic of Singapore, with the agreement of the Government of the Republic of Finland, has appointed Mr Karl Heikki Kyöstilä as Singapore’s Honorary Consul-General in Helsinki, Finland..

W&H and Planmeca set for further expansion in India: Official opening of joint branch office in Bangalore

W&H and Planmeca set for further expansion in India: Official opening of joint branch office in Bangalore

Press Releases   •   May 03, 2017 12:37 GMT

​Since September 1st 2016 the two family-run businesses W&H and Planmeca have joined forces on the Indian dental market. A substantial component of the cooperation was the establishment of a joint branch office in Bangalore. On the 20th of April 2017 the new office was officially opened by W&H President Peter Malata and Planmeca President Heikki Kyöstilä.

Planmeca donates to University of Eastern Finland

Planmeca donates to University of Eastern Finland

Press Releases   •   Apr 25, 2017 10:20 GMT

Planmeca is participating in the Invest in a bright future (Tiedosta hyvä tulevaisuus) campaign of the University of Eastern Finland by donating €100,000 to the study of medicine and pharmacy at the university. The University of Eastern Finland has a long history of collaboration with Planmeca in both educational solutions and research in the field of dentistry.

Planmeca, HUS and University of Helsinki deepen research cooperation

Planmeca, HUS and University of Helsinki deepen research cooperation

Press Releases   •   Jan 26, 2017 07:54 GMT

Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has signed a cooperation agreement with the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) and the University of Helsinki. The new agreement aims to advance the research and development of new health care solutions, to deepen existing cooperation and facilitate information sharing between the parties.

Planmeca celebrates 100 years of Finnish independence: ”Finland is an exceptional breeding ground for health tech innovations”

Planmeca celebrates 100 years of Finnish independence: ”Finland is an exceptional breeding ground for health tech innovations”

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2017 11:59 GMT

In honour of the 100th anniversary of Finnish independence, Planmeca is investing in high quality education and research with a sizable donation to Aalto University. The company is also an official partner of the Finland 100 centenary year.

Planmeca announces new 3D printer

Planmeca announces new 3D printer

Press Releases   •   May 03, 2016 11:34 GMT

​The Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has introduced a 3D printer to expand its product portfolio. Named Planmeca Creo, the new 3D printer will allow dental laboratories and large clinics to perfect their craft and grow their business.

Royal Technology Mission with His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden visits Planmeca

Royal Technology Mission with His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden visits Planmeca

Press Releases   •   Nov 27, 2014 13:59 GMT

​The Royal Technology Mission, with His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden as its patron, visited Finnish healthcare technology manufacturer Planmeca in Helsinki on November 27th. His Majesty, along with 30 other top representatives from Sweden’s government, private sector and academia were introduced to the healthcare technology leader’s growth story and innovations.​

Denmark’s leading dental supplier Plandent A/S acquires Fiskers Dental Service A/S

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2014 14:29 GMT

Denmark’s largest dental supplier Plandent A/S has acquired Fiskers Dental Service A/S, the fourth biggest dental distributor in the Danish market. Plandent A/S is a part of Plandent Division, which is Europe’s second largest distributor in dental supplies, technology and services. Plandent Division belongs to the Finnish Planmeca Group.

Planmeca Group awarded as financial Achiever 2013

Press Releases   •   Jan 24, 2014 14:32 GMT

​Planmeca Group has been granted an Achiever 2013 status for its financial performance by Finland’s largest financial newspaper, Kauppalehti. Companies receiving Achiever certification are stable businesses with solid growth, good financial results and profitability, a strong financial structure and liquidity to ensure continued operation.

Planmeca makes strategic investment in E4D Technologies

Press Releases   •   Dec 30, 2013 14:34 GMT

​Planmeca has announced that it has made a non-controlling, strategic investment in E4D Technologies, LLC, developer of the E4D CAD/CAM Restorative System. This strategic investment reinforces Planmeca’s on-going commitment to help dental providers improve patient care by offering a comprehensive portfolio of integrated digital dental solutions for dentists and dental laboratories.

Finnish Plandent Division expands into Poland

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2013 14:36 GMT

Plandent Division is expanding its business into the Polish market. Plandent has acquired a stake of 51 % in the share capital of Kol-Dental, a market-leading Polish dental supply company owned by Mr Maciek Nurzyński and Mr Jacek Piłko, who will continue in their management roles. Kol-Dental is a long-term distributor of Planmeca’s dental equipment in the Polish market.

Finnish Plandent Division expands into Turkey

Press Releases   •   Aug 28, 2013 14:43 GMT

The second largest distributor of dental supplies in Europe, Plandent Division, expands its business into the rapidly growing Turkish market. The new Plandent Turkey distribution company cooperates closely with Ünaldi Medikal, distributor of Planmeca’s dental equipment in Turkey.

Finnish Plandent Division enters fast-growing dental market in Russia

Press Releases   •   Apr 09, 2013 14:50 GMT

Plandent Division expands its business into the rapidly growing Russian market. Plandent Oy has acquired 51% of the share capital of the dental supply company Firm Medexpress Company Limited based in St. Petersburg. The current Medexpress management, Mr. Dmitry Pavluhin and Mrs. Svetlana Pavluhina, hold 49% of the shares and will continue in their existing roles.

Planmeca announces co-operation with 3D Diagnostix

Press Releases   •   Mar 11, 2013 13:58 GMT

The Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca Oy and US based 3D Diagnostix join forces to offer new valuable services to users of Planmeca ProMax® 3D imaging devices. Planmeca ProMax 3D users can now place an order for 3D Diagnostix radiology reports and computer guided surgery solutions directly from the Planmeca Romexis® software.

Significant sales growth for Finnish Planmeca

Press Releases   •   Mar 06, 2013 14:04 GMT

Planmeca Oy, has just completed a remarkably successful financial year. In 2012, the company experienced a record-breaking 30% sales growth over the previous year.

Finnish Plandent Division expands into Belgium

Press Releases   •   Feb 14, 2013 14:18 GMT

Plandent Division is to expand its business into the Belgian market. The newly formed company Plandent Belgium Holding S.A., established by Plandent Oy and the Humblet and Demarbaix families, will become a new full-service dental supply company in Belgium. The new company has purchased 100% of Eki'P Dental S.A.'s share capital and Depot Dentaire Humblet S.A.'s operations.

Planmeca signs record-breaking contracts

Press Releases   •   Aug 17, 2012 14:29 GMT

Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca delivers three fully digital teaching environments to King Saud University College of Dentistry and the National Guard of Saudi Arabia Health Affairs as part of an extensive local health care development and investment to education.

Planmeca ProMax 3D ProFace awarded with the “red dot award: product design 2012”

Planmeca ProMax 3D ProFace awarded with the “red dot award: product design 2012”

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2012 14:56 GMT

​The multipurpose 3D imaging unit by Planmeca Oy convinced the 30-member international expert jury of the “red dot award: product design 2012”. Manufacturers from all over the world had submitted a total of 4,515 designs to the renowned product competition. Planmeca ProMax 3D ProFace inspired the experts and received the globally sought-after red dot for its fine design language.

Planmeca’s unique dental education concept takes over South East Asia

Press Releases   •   Jan 11, 2012 15:05 GMT

​Planmeca Oy further strengthens its position as a preferred university supplier of the dental field. The latest delivery agreement was signed with the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).

Planmeca and Materialise Dental announce co-operation

Planmeca and Materialise Dental announce co-operation

Press Releases   •   Oct 14, 2011 15:19 GMT

​The Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca Oy and Belgium-based Materialise Dental started a joint effort that benefits users of Planmeca ProMax 3D imaging devices. Planmeca ProMax 3D users now can directly order Materialise Dental SurgiGuide® drill guides based on the implant planning done in the Planmeca Romexis software.