Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

Schaan, Liechtenstein – 25 September 2017

Ivoclar Vivadent announced today that it has acquired Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

Sagemax Bioceramics Inc. is an innovative manufacturer of zirconium oxide for the dental laboratory industry. The company was founded by Larry Dang in 2006 and maintains manufacturing, R&D and general business operations in Seattle, Washington, USA.

Ivoclar Vivadent will keep all operations of Sagemax Bioceramics separate. It will operate as an independent company with a primary focus on zirconium oxide products for the global laboratory market.

About Ivoclar Vivadent
Ivoclar Vivadent, headquartered in Schaan, Liechtenstein, is one of the world's leading manufacturers of innovative material systems for high-quality dental applications. 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. The company has wholly owned subsidiaries in 25 countries, and it employs about 3,500 people worldwide. More information about Ivoclar Vivadent is available at www.ivoclarvivadent.com.