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Signia runs US promotional competition to give away 10 pairs of Styletto X hearing aids

Signia runs US promotional competition to give away 10 pairs of Styletto X hearing aids
 

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Filling in an online form and sending it to Signia could win you—if you are a US resident—a pair of Signia Styletto X hearing aids. Ten pairs are being given away by the manufacturer in a promotional competition for the new devices.

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ReSound joins the remote flood tide with its first online global event: September 1

 

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ReSound is to hold its first ever, 24 hour global virtual event on September 1, a remote informative and educational day, open to all, and scheduled to take place at the same hours but across three international time zones: Asia Pacific, GMT +9; European, GMT +2; and North American, GMT -5.

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EUHA half u-turns on congress cancellation to launch digital autumn 2020 event

 

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EUHA 2020 will go ahead after all: a free-of-charge digital version of the world's biggest audiology congress is to run from October 9 to November 8, featuring a broad programme of lectures and keynote presentations, product innovations, and online Q&A sessions.

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Pandemic boosts demand for direct-to-consumer Eargo as it lands $71m in expansion financing

 

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A fresh injection of capital has been announced to boost the plans of the emerging US firm, Eargo, producer of direct-to-consumer hearing devices for those with mild to severe loss.

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Brighter Sonova update reports "faster than expected" market recovery from COVID-19

 

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© Florian Ritter for Sonova from Sonova's latest Life Without Limitations video featuring deaf volleyball player Natalia Martins

A cautious but breezy performance update from the Swiss hearing solutions provider Sonova Holding AG shows the group expecting sales for the first half of FY 2020/21 to reach 65-75% of the prior year level.

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"Dramatic" 2020 decline in hearing aid sales takes shine off 2019 rise, say Europe's manufacturers

 

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A July 1 update from the European Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (EHIMA) highlights a 6.4% growth in global hearing aid sales for 2019, but a bright long-term picture over recent years cannot disguise the still unaudited debacle of 2020.

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Solar-powered hearing aid triumphs for crusading tech entrepreneur in Botswana

 

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The Botswanan firm behind a successful solar-rechargeable hearing aid has been steadily breaking into markets throughout Africa and Brazil.

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Gradual hearing market improvements noted by Demant checked by continuing uncertainty

 

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Orders are coming in and activity is increasing says hearing tech giant Demant as markets respond gradually to the opening up of societies, but uncertainty still clouds the crystal ball on the near-term financial outlook.

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Coronavirus Spain: 34% of audiologists foresee boost for online hearing services

 

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An online-offline mix is the future service model seen by 34% of Spain's audiologists and practices as a medium-term outcome from the coronavirus crisis. This is just one of the data nuggets from a survey carried out by GN Group to evaluate the economic fallout from the pandemic.

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EUHA Congress date rescheduled for September 2021

 

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© PW EUHA 2019 - gatherings like this in Nuremberg seem a long way away right now

EUHA, the world's biggest hearing gathering, will next take place — all being well — in Hannover, Germany from September 15 to 17, 2021.

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