• EndoChoice Awarded GI Contract with HealthTrust
    ALPHARETTA, Ga.―EndoChoice, Inc., this month received a group purchasing agreement with HealthTrust for endoscope care, cleaning and protection accessories. Included in this award are EndoChoice’s Compliance EndoKit; CinchPad; SafeStart bedside clean kit; Koala cleaning ...More
    December 3, 2012 Posted in News
  • Enzymatic Cleaners from A-Z
    Endoscopy encompasses a wide range of procedures that require very specific types of scopes. More than 30 unique scopes are needed for these procedures, which means the instructions for reprocessing are very different and can make the cleaning process confusing, time ...More
    November 20, 2012 Posted in Articles, Industry Issues
  • STERIS Acquires Two Surgical Repair Companies
    MENTOR, Ohio—STERIS Corporation announced today the purchase of two privately owned businesses: Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp (Spectrum) and Total Repair Express (TRE), providers of surgical instrument repair services and instrument care products to hospitals and ...More
    October 16, 2012 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • New System Allows Surgery Through Dime-Sized Hole
    CENTER VALLEY, Pa.—Olympus this month announced the availability of a surgical system that allows surgeons to remove the gallbladder through the belly button using a single incision of only 12-15mm in size. This one-of-a-kind system, developed over a five-year period, will ...More
    October 3, 2012 Posted in News, Procedures
  • EndoChoice Featured in UPS Ad Campaign
    ALPHARETTA, Ga.—United Parcel Service (UPS) has selected EndoChoice, Inc., a platform GI technology company, to be featured in its upcoming ad campaign, “We Love Logistics." ...More
    October 1, 2012 Posted in News
  • New Company Develops Endoscopic Tools for GI Tract
    NEWTON, Mass.—Beacon Endoscopic Corporation, an emerging GI endoscopy company, this week announced a spin-off business, GI Windows. GI Windows will develop and bring to market a series of self-assembling magnets (SAMSEN) for incisionless bypass procedures of the digestive ...More
    September 18, 2012 Posted in News
  • EndoChoice Receives Technology Contract from Novation
    ALPHARETTA, Ga.― EndoChoice, Inc., a GI endoscopy company, was given an "innovative technology" agreement by Novation. ...More
    September 4, 2012 Posted in News
  • Endo Company Recognized for Strong Growth
    ALPHARETTA, Ga.—For the third consecutive year, the strong growth of EndoChoice, Inc. has been recognized by Inc. Magazine in this year’s annual Inc. 500, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The company ranks #255 in overall growth, and ...More
    August 27, 2012 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • Honeywell to Phase Out Oxyfume Ethylene Oxide Sterilants
    MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J.―Honeywell announced today that it is phasing out its line of Oxyfume ethylene oxide sterilant blends, primarily used to sterilize hospital and laboratory equipment, by the end of 2013. ...More
    August 16, 2012 Posted in News
  • STERIS Corporation Acquires US Endoscopy
    STERIS Corporation announced today that it signed an agreement to acquire privately-owned United States Endoscopy Group, Inc. (US Endoscopy). US Endoscopy designs, manufactures and sells therapeutic and diagnostic medical devices and support accessories used in the ...More
    July 17, 2012 Posted in News, Industry Issues