Excellence is one workshop away

On Wednesday, Oct. 8, Alan G. Robinson, bestselling author of Ideas Are Free will hold a half-day workshop, “Maximizing Improvement, Lean, and Innovation in Your Organization,” at Benco Dental headquarters in Pittston from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. The workshop will focus on businesses becoming lean, or excellent in any aspect […]

95 years and counting.

There’s a party going on in Louisville, Kentucky. It’s a celebration of the little “Whip-Mixer” that could. In 1919, Whip Mix created the first complete dental inlay investment casting unit – with a mechanical spatulator that whipped and mixed better than anything else. An invention so dramatic it changed the industry. And formed their company name. It all started because a young […]

Are ‘hard core’ workouts hard on your teeth?

If you’re preparing for a marathon, American Ninja Warrior or anything that requires an average of 9 hours of athletic training per week, you might want to pay extra attention to your teeth. A New York Times story by Gretchen Reynolds suggests that erosion of tooth enamel, cavities and other oral health problems may be linked to exercise. Heavy training may contribute […]