Strong industry interest shows early for 2022 EUHA Exhibition
Strong industry interest shows early for 2022 EUHA Exhibition

 
 

events

© EUHA

The organisers of the world's biggest audiology event are reporting high demand from exhibitors as hall layout plans for the 66th International EUHA Congress and Industry Exhibition enter their final month.

Sonova UK buys radio aids reseller
Sonova UK buys radio aids reseller

 
 

Acquisitions

© Sonova       FM Systems owner Paul Minikin flanked by Managing Director Phonak Communications, Laurent Saada (left), and (right) Jon Hale, Sales Director Sonova UK & Ireland.

FM Hearing Systems, a specialist Yorkshire-based reseller of assistive listening devices and training, has announced that it has been purchased by Sonova UK Limited.

War waves and implants jettison fail to dent Demant's good sailing forecast
War waves and implants jettison fail to dent Demant's good sailing forecast

 

Financials

© Demant

May 3, 2022. An interim Q1 management statement from the Danish hearing group Demant reflects a 13.5m euro Ukraine war hit and the negative impact of divestment of Oticon Medical. Despite the turbulence, a 2022 outlook of 5-9% organic growth remains unchanged.

Starkey UK to bring customers together in Dubrovnik, Croatia for some post-pandemic inspiration on fearlessness
Starkey UK to bring customers together in Dubrovnik, Croatia for some post-pandemic inspiration on fearlessness

 

networking

© Starkey

Three masters of tackling fear have been hired to speak at the first post-pandemic gathering for the Starkey UK faithful. Over 100 hearing care professionals will be jetting to Dubrovnik, Croatia for a Business Seminar from May 11 to 13.

Demant's loss is Cochlear's gain as Danish giant jettisons its implant business
Demant's loss is Cochlear's gain as Danish giant jettisons its implant business

 
 

Acquisitions

© Demant/Cochlear

Demant has announced an agreement to turn over its hearing implants business, Oticon Medical, to Cochlear. The price: DKK 850 million (US$122.3m). For the reasons, read on.

Cochlear Americas appoints new President for the region
Cochlear Americas appoints new President for the region

 
 

Appointments

© Cochlear

Lisa Aubert, former Vice President of Sales for Cochlear Americas, has this April been promoted to President of this global medical device firm trading from headquarters in Sydney, Australia.

Study finds migraine sufferers have higher risk of Ménière's disease - and vice versa
Study finds migraine sufferers have higher risk of Ménière's disease - and vice versa

 

clinical

©AndreyPopov - iStock

New approaches to managing Ménières disease may be facilitated by the recent work of South Korean researchers who found comorbidity and association between this confounding inner ear condition and migraine.

Company Directory

New products

Signia's Augmented Xperience (AX) platform welcomes a fresh model and new feature enhancementsSignia's Augmented Xperience (AX) platform welcomes a fresh model and new feature enhancements

 
 

Hearing aids

© Signia    Pure312 AX in graphite

Pure 312 AX is the new kid on Signia's Augmented Xperience block. This hearing aid has an RIC design and uses Zn-Air batteries that last for up to four days, boasting direct streaming to Android and iOS devices.

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Slim is the eye-catcher in a flurry of Phonak Paradise product launchesSlim is the eye-catcher in a flurry of Phonak Paradise product launches

 
 

 

© Phonak

Phonak has today, April 26, announced a package of additions to its Paradise family, making a bold spring statement on the importance in hearing devices of lifestyle and fashion.

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VARTA premieres new foil technology batteries in St. LouisVARTA premieres new foil technology batteries in St. Louis

 

batteries

© Varta

VARTA, the German energy technology company, will give its newest hearing aid batteries their first public showcasing on March 30 at this year's AAA Conference 2022 and HearTech Expo, in St. Louis, USA.

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