Henry Schein acquires Custom Automated Prosthetics: 4 things to know

Henry Schein's laboratory supply business, Zahn Dental, acquired Custom Automated Prosthetic, a digital laboratory supply company.

Here are four things to know:

1. Through its acquisition, Henry Schein aims to provide its dental laboratory customers' interoperable solutions, services and support.

2. Stoneham, Mass.-based CAP had sales reaching nearly $30 million in 2015.

3. Equipped with more than 60 employees, CAP provides computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing equipment such as integrated milling systems, scanners and printers.

4. CAP's President and Co-Founder Bob Cohen and CEO and Co-Founder Rob Nazzal will join Henry Schein, bringing dental laboratory and digital dentistry expertise.

"CAP is a successful digital solutions provider to the dental laboratory market and their business is highly complementary to our Zahn Dental and Custom Milling Center business. CAP will bring to Henry Schein a highly-trained and experienced customer service and training support team," said Stanley M. Bergman, board chairman and CEO, Henry Schein. "In offering core laboratory products, digital products and milling services, Henry Schein will strengthen its relationships with dental laboratory customers, as well as with our laboratory supplier partners, as we continue to lead the transition to digital dental technology. We welcome Bob, Rob and their colleagues to Team Schein."

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