The Argen Corporation (Argen), the world’s largest manufacturer of dental gold alloys and a leading innovator in zirconia and digital dentistry solutions, announced that effective immediately, it will exclusively sell and distribute its Pentron Alloys line of products.
“Dental alloys are the foundation of our company,” said Anton Woolf, CEO. “We have been manufacturing alloys and supporting the dental laboratory for over 50 years and have proudly included Pentron alloys in the mix for the past 12 years. We look forward to continuing to offer customers of Pentron Alloys industry leading products and support.”
Pentron Alloys, LLC, founded in 1967, offers more than 100 Precious and Non Precious alloys to the dental laboratory. Pentron alloys will continue to be sold under the Pentron label.
The Argen Corporation (Argen), the world’s largest manufacturer of dental gold alloys and a leading innovator in zirconia and digital dentistry solutions, has acquired Solid Dental Technologies located in Midvale, Utah. The merger will allow Argen to deliver an expanded suite of state-of-the-art digital products, industry leading customer and technical support, quicker turnaround times and a more consistent product to Solid Dental Technologies existing customer base.
Andrew Maples, owner of Solid Dental Technologies, launched the company 4 years ago with the primary focus of providing digital services to small to mid-size dental laboratories throughout the Midwestern states. They specialize in design services, zirconia, abutments and digital wax.
Andrew will be joining Argen in San Diego, CA as a senior member of the technical support team. “We are excited to have Andrew join our technical support team. His knowledge of digital design and experience...
The Argen Corporation has promoted Donnie Bridges, CDT, to Eastern Regional Sales Manager. Donnie will oversee Argen’s sales strategy throughout the Eastern United States while continuing to drive sales and promote Argen’s comprehensive line of products and services.
Donnie previously held the title of Digital Sales Specialist for the Argen Corporation under which he educated customers nationwide on the benefits of Argen’s digital technologies. Prior to joining Argen, Donnie was a Territory Representative with Nobel Biocare from 2009 to 2014 during which he consistently outperformed the market and won multiple Outstanding Sales Achievement Awards. He was appointed to the North American Sales Advisory Board for Nobel Biocare in 2012. Donnie started his dental laboratory career working in his family’s laboratory where he eventually had the role of laboratory manager. He received his CDT in 2002. During his time at the laboratory, Donnie served on the Mississippi Dental...
- August 2015
Argen Digital is proud to announce the launch of ArgenLink. ArgenLink is a revolutionary new cloud-based, drag-and-drop file transfer system. This game changing technology allows dental laboratories to export cases directly from 3Shape’s Dental Manager into ArgenLink in seconds, without any data entry. All order information dynamically populates from customer information to manufacturing preferences and material selections, drastically reducing the time it takes to submit your cases for manufacturing. Laboratories also have the ability to batch upload files of various material types and restorations sizes concurrently, including split files.
ArgenLink also offers real time status updates throughout the manufacturing process, including:
Track your package
Reorder a case
Cancel a case
Argen Digital believes this improvement to the file upload experience will streamline the ordering process and offer their laboratory partners significant time savings of up to 80%. ArgenLink...
- October 2014
Argen Hosts "The Future of Digital Dentistry" Seminar Featuring Guest Speaker Dr. Gordon Christensen
The Argen Corporation will be hosting a seminar, The Future of Digital Dentistry, featuring guest speakers Dr. Gordon Christensen and Dr. Bob Lowe. This event will take place on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 9:00am to 4:00pm Pacific Time at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.
Dr. Gordon Christensen and Dr. Bob Lowe will be joined by industry experts to speak on the benefits that cutting-edge, digital technology brings to both dental offices and dental laboratories. “We are thrilled to have Dr. Gordon Christensen and Dr. Bob Lowe joining us for an exciting day of insight and education,” states Michael Clark, Senior VP of Domestic Sales at Argen. “Argen is a huge supporter of digital technologies and the benefits they bring to the dental laboratory, dentist and patient.”
Topics will include: incorporating the digital PFM, Zirconia, PMMA temps and more into your workflow; benefits of intraoral scanning; designing your best restoration and the benefits...
- January 2014
The Argen Corporation, the world’s largest manufacturer of dental gold alloys and a leading innovator in digital dentistry solutions, has recently hired Sophia Wu as Director of Sales, Asia. As the leading dental alloy company in China, Sophia will continue to drive sales and develop Argen’s strategic opportunities throughout China and Asia. She will be responsible for increasing sales in the China domestic market and continuing to strengthen Argen’s existing dealer network, forging new relationships throughout Asia.
“We are very happy to welcome Sophia to the Argen Family,” comments Anton Woolf, CEO Argen Corporation. “Sophia’s extensive experience working with international dental laboratories will help Argen as we continue to partner with dental labs, helping them grow their businesses. We believe there is a tremendous future in Asia, specifically China, and we feel Sophia will be the one to drive us there.”
Sophia has been serving...