Issue 3 2021

Making People Smile With a mission to help people achieve healthy, beautiful smiles, Ivoclar Vivadent is passionate about providing the integrated solutions, empowering people and giving superior services. Owning subsidiaries in 30 countries and employing approximately 3,500 people worldwide, we took a closer look at Ivoclar Vivadent and how they established a reputation as being leading innovators of dental technology in Switzerland. Headquartered in Schaan, Liechtenstein, Ivoclar Vivadent is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of innovative systems for high-quality dental applications. Over the years the company’s remarkable success has been the result of a comprehensive portfolio of smart systems, strong research and development capabilities and a clear commitment to advanced training and education. Supported by almost 100-years’ worth of disruptive innovations, Ivoclar Vivadent have proven to be a thought leader in the dental field on countless occasions. Since their inception, the company has developed several game-changing solutions for the dental market, such as the IPS e.max, and will continue to do so in the future. With a radical customer centric approach, the team at Ivoclar Vivadent are able to offer a vast range of services which includes fascinating augmented reality visualisations for emotional, customer-need-oriented patient consulting with intuitive design software, thousands of hours of advanced education per year as well as a process security for dentists and dental technicians with optimal and efficient workflows that help to achieve time savings, increase profitability and make treatments more convenient. It is clear from the endless positive reviews and numerous accolades that the diverse range of services Ivoclar Vivadent have on offer are part of the company’s extraordinary success throughout the years. However, how does this award-winning company seem to maintain a steady growth speed, alongside their success? Their answer is ongoing innovation being the driver of sustainable growth. Ivoclar Vivadent have to be innovative in all of their activities, not just in technology, to be able to provide superior added value to their customers who are dentists and dental technicians around the world. With one of the world’s largest R&D departments in the dental business, as well as research team of over 170 highly-qualified employees, this unstoppable work force is working on developing comprehensive treatment solutions across the world. In addition to this, the root of any progress is having the respective open mind-set. Which is why every long-lasting successful change the company implements comes from within. These changes come from Ivoclar Vivadent’s leaders who direct and steer the organization in a prosperous future. As the company continues their meteoric rise to success, one thing which remains at the centre of everything they do is their conscious belief that good oral health and a beautiful smile are the foundation of a good life. Whilst maintaining their internal values of respect, smile, focus, act and grow, Ivoclar Vivadent aspire to provide the best oral health and beautiful smiles to the world and we are certain that the leading innovators of dental technology in Switzerland will be able to do so. Contact: Anja Nöstler-Büchel, Head of Corporate Communications Company: Ivoclar Vivadent AG Web Address: Jun20248