Schein expands footprint in France

|By:, SA News Editor

Henry Schein (HSIC) acquires Sirona Direct, the France dental distribution business of Sirona Dental Systems for Paris and Normandy. The business generates $14M in sales per annum.

Schein also signs an exclusive distribution agreement with Sirona Dental Systems for its full line of dental equipment for most of France.

France is one of the largest dental markets in Europe with 36K dentists serving ~66M people.