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Volunteers needed for upcoming Nassau County Dental Society event. The Nassau County Dental Society (NCDS) is seeking dentists, hygienists, hygiene students, dental assistants, dental residents, dental students, dental office staff and their friends and family members to volunteer for this very special event. What: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! When: Friday, March 9,  7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. […]

‘Watson’ helps supplier gain clues to purchasing patterns of dentists

Making headlines for its analytical minds is the largest privately-owned dental supply distributor in the United States. IBM announced today that Benco Dental is using Watson Analytics to unearth Big Data insights to better gauge the true effectiveness of marketing and business programs. “So we’ve gone from a strategy based on gut feeling and following what the rest of the […]

Big Three commit to promote fewer sugary sips

During the 10th annual Clinton Global Initiative last week in New York, one former President — the organization’s namesake Bill Clinton  — shared news relevant to a significant problem faced by the dental industry: childhood caries. According to a story by STEPHANIE STROM for nytimes.com, the three largest soda companies — Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and the Dr Pepper Snapple Group — have pledged to […]