White Mountain Imaging to Promote IDC's Digital Radiography Technology
through Its Established Distribution Channel of over 300 Dealers
CALGARY, Sept. 23 /CNW/ - IDC (Imaging Dynamics Company Ltd.) (TSX: IDL), is pleased to announce that it has signed a strategic distribution agreement with White Mountain Imaging of New Hampshire, USA to provide its complete line of digital radiography (DR) solutions to medical facilities across North America.
White Mountain Imaging has an established network of more than 300 dealers in the U.S. and Canada. These dealers span every segment of the diagnostic imaging market in North America from independent imaging centers to large hospitals, offering a wide range of products from consumables, computed radiography (CR) systems and X-ray equipment.
IDC will work closely with White Mountain Imaging to support their dealer infrastructure with the commitment and capability to leverage IDC's well respected digital radiography technology and brand.
Richard Donoghue, Co-founder of White Mountain Imaging said, "White Mountain Imaging has been a leading provider of consumables in the imaging industry for over 25 years, providing innovative products to our customers that allow them to improve quality and productivity." Donoghue continues, "The IDC DR technology enables White Mountain Imaging to expand our product portfolio in the growing digital radiography market with a recognized product offering."
Tom Boon, President and Chief Executive Officer, IDC states, "IDC digital radiography systems are a cost effective and environmentally friendly alternative to analog imaging where White Mountain Imaging has a leading market position." Boon continues, "The relationship with White Mountain Imaging will enable both companies to leverage their combined strength in market access and imaging technology in the progressive industry transition to digital imaging solutions."
Paul Carbo, Director of Digital Business Development, White Mountain Imaging states, "We are pleased to have the opportunity to offer our customers the IDC X-Series direct capture technology which will immediately provide improved image quality, consistency and workflow." Carbo continued, "The IDC DR technology consistently provides the speed, performance and price that medical facilities of all sizes demand to meet today's high patient volumes and healthcare needs."
About WHITE MOUNTAIN IMAGING
White Mountain Imaging (WMI) was founded in 1981 by Gary and Richard Donoghue. WMI has established an extensive dealer network which has made it the largest supplier of X-ray Chemicals and processing consumables in North America. In the past five years WMI has become a major provider of computed radiography (CR) systems.
White Mountain Imaging's corporate office is based in Webster, New Hampshire with production facilities in Concord, New Hampshire; Corona, California; and Mount Vernon, New York.
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IDC (Imaging Dynamics Company) is a medical technology company and innovative force in the fast-growing field of digital radiography (DR) technology. IDC's X-Series line of direct capture technology replaces conventional film-based image capture and provides a cost-effective alternative to cassette based computed radiography (CR) systems.
Each IDC DR solution provides high resolution radiographic images in the digital format required for today's electronic medical record networks, all without the use of film, environmentally harmful chemicals, cassettes or expensive imaging plates.
IDC received the 2007 Frost & Sullivan Technology Innovation Award and the 2008 PROFIT 100 ranking as one of Canada's fastest-growing companies. IDC was also recognized by the 2008 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, which ranks the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America.
IDC is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
You may also visit the IDC Web site: www.imagingdynamics.com.
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