TOPCON EUROPE MEDICAL BV AND LENSAR INC. ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP
Topcon Europe Medical BV (Rotterdam, Netherlands) and LensAR Inc (Orlando,Florida) announce their intent to enter into a long term strategic cooperation.
The LensAR laser system will be demonstrated in the Topcon booth at the upcoming ESCRS meeting in Vienna this week from September 17 – 21st 2011.Both companies expect to start commercial sales in Europe in the first quarter of 2012.
Eric Franken, Managing Director, Topcon Europe Medical BV comments: "This is a very exciting opportunity for Topcon Europe Medical to significantly broaden our activities in ocular surgery. We are well known for our strengths in ocular diagnostics and now we intend to use our strong direct sales presence in Europe to market the LensAR Laser System to the benefit of our customers and their patients.
Randy Frey, President & CEO LensAR Inc comments: We are very pleased to join forces with such a strong strategic partner . Topcon’s presence, commitment and reputation for quality is ideally positioned to market LensAR’s superior laser system in the European market.