Kerr Corp, Orange, Calif, a global manufacturer of dental products, recently acquired DUX Dental to further expand its product portfolio and to better serve dental professionals globally.

DUX Dental is a dental products manufacturer and distributor for Zone Temporary Cement, Identic Alginate, and Bib-Eze disposable bib holders, as well as PeelVue sterilization pouches.

“DUX Dental is an excellent complement to Kerr’s portfolio of dental consumables and small equipment and broadens our consumable and restorative offerings to the general practitioner, dental specialist, hygienist, and institutional customer,” says Damien McDonald, Group President at Kerr Corporation.

DUX Dental joins the Kerr and the KaVo Kerr Group brand platforms that include KaVo, Kerr, Kerr Total Care, Pentron, Axis|SybronEndo, Orascoptic, Pelton & Crane, Marus, DCI Equipment, Gendex, DEXIS, Instrumentarium, SOREDEX, i-CAT, NOMAD, Implant Direct and Ormco.