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Sonova: expanding in the area of retail

Retail

Sonova announces strategy on retail
Guillermo Ossa

The Financial Times recently published a piece on the Swiss manufacturer’s new strategy of developing its retail business to ensure future growth.

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New audiology device market analysis: 2015-2023

Market

Expected growth in audiology sector
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Global Market Insights released a new review of the audiology market this month, showing that market growth is expected across all sectors in the coming years.

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GN Resound announces plan to buy Audigy Group

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Anders Hedergaard, CEO of GN ReSound
Anders Hedergaard, CEO of GN ReSound at the AudiologyNOW! congress (V.A.)

Over the weekend, GN ReSound announced that they have signed a supply agreement with the Audigy Group in the United States with immediate effect.

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Sonova prepares to acquire AudioNova for 830 million Euros

Retail

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In early February 2016, we reported on rumors communicated by Bloomberg that speculated on the sale of AudioNova by the investment fund that holds the company, HAL Trust.

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How Sonova sees the future of hearing aid technology

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The Financial Times recently published a piece on Sonova and how the hearing aid manufacturer sees its future, featuring an interview with Stefan Launer, Head of Science and Technology at the Swiss group.

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Boots Hearingcare to exit NHS AQP audiology contracts from April 2016

National Health Service

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Boots Hearingcare has announced that they will be ceasing involvement in the National Health Service (NHS) AQP contracts from this month.

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Cost revolution on the horizon for cochlear implants in India

CI

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India is looking at new ways to make cochlear implants and the corresponding surgery more widely available and more affordable, reports the Times of India.

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Sivantos invests in its biggest franchise to enter Brazilian retail market

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Sivantos reveals its ambitious strategy in Brazil

Vertical integration

At the beginning of March, Sivantos Soluções Auditivas Ltda announced its arrival as an investor in Comunicare Aparelhos Auditivos.

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Sonova announces changes to the Management Board

Manufacturer

Sonova Holding AG has announced today changes to its Management Board which will be reduced from a total of thirteen to ten members.

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EuroTrak UK 2015: Hearing aids for better quality of life

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Hearing aids are not only good for correcting hearing loss, but in fact contribute to better and more active lives, better quality of life and better overall health. Although hearing care professionals know this from their patients’ testimonials, this is the first time the EuroTrak UK survey can state this from the analysis of 15,000 people.

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