Smile Source Announces Henry Schein as Elite Vendor
KINGWOOD, Tex., March 10, 2017 – Smile Source announced today that Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, is now an elite vendor for 490 Smile Source franchise locations across the U.S.
“At Smile Source, we are always seeking new vendor relationships to provide our members the best possible service, support, and savings. It is with this intent that we are pleased to make this announcement,” said Trevor Maurer, CEO and President of Smile Source. “Henry Schein has a long history of excellence in the dental industry. This, combined with their culture of service and breadth of product offering, supports our growing membership nationwide.”
“We are proud to partner with Smile Source as their strategy closely aligns with our mission statement. Henry Schein focuses on practice care so that our customers can focus on patient care,” said Mackenzie Richter, Director of Sales for Henry Schein Dental.
Maurer also shared, “Establishing a strong vendor relationship with Henry Schein allows us to better serve our membership across the country and open doors to continued growth. We are excited for a strong future with Henry Schein as an elite vendor for Smile Source.”
About Smile Source
Smile Source, LP is the largest franchise dental organization supporting independent dentists in the United States, with more than 490 supported dental offices located in 35 states. Based in Kingwood, Texas, Smile Source offers franchisee dentists and team members unmatched buying power with premier vendors, extensive continuing education and professional development, collaborative practice management, and strategic marketing support. For more information, www.smilesource.com.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners. The company also serves dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and other alternate care sites. A Fortune 500® Company and a member of the S&P 500® and the NASDAQ 100® indexes, Henry Schein employs nearly 19,000 Team Schein Members and serves more than one million customers.
The company offers a comprehensive selection of products and services, including value-added solutions for operating efficient practices and delivering high-quality care. Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of more than 110,000 branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 150,000 additional products available as special-order items. The company also offers its customers exclusive, innovative technology solutions, including practice management software and e-commerce solutions, as well as a broad range of financial services.
Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein has operations or affiliates in 33 countries. The company's sales reached a record $10.6 billion in 2015, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 15 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995. For more information, visit Henry Schein at www.henryschein.com.