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Covidien gains on Q3 earnings beat

August 1, 2013 by Brad Perriello

Covidien shares are up this morning after the medical device company beat earnings expectations with its fiscal 3rd-quarter results.

Covidien gains on Q3 earnings beat

Covidien (NYSE:COV) shares gained on Wall Street today after the medical device company said its fiscal 3rd-quarter earnings beat analysts' predictions.

Mansfield, Mass.-based Covidien posted profits of $396.0 million, or 84¢ per share, on sales of $2.58 billion during the 3 months ended June 28.

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GPO: Premier awards Technology Breakthroughs contract to Olympus America

July 31, 2013 by Sony Salzman

Group purchasing organization Premier inked a deal with Olympus America for the company's Thunderbeat surgical tool, signing it up under the GPO’s program for innovative new technologies.

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Olympus America, a Center Valley, Pa.-based commercial camera and medical supply maker, landed a contract to supply surgical tools to members of group purchasing organization Premier healthcare alliance.

ArjoHuntleigh taps Covidien executive | Personnel Moves

July 19, 2013 by Sony Salzman

ArjoHuntleigh lured a former Covidien executive as its new president of North American operations.

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Illinois healthcare products maker ArjoHuntleigh hired Rick Lytle, a former Covidien (NYSE:COV) executive, as the new president of company operations in the U.S. and Canada.

Covidien launches 2 trials to support its Stellarex drug-device combo

July 17, 2013 by Sony Salzman

Covidien begins enrollment in a pair of clinical studies evaluating its Stellarex drug-coated angioplasty balloon in the U.S. and abroad.

Covidien launched 2 trials to support its Stellarex drug-device combo

Covidien (NYSE:COV) kicked off 2 new clinical trials this week to support a global evaluation of its Stellarex drug-coated angioplasty balloon.

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Emerging markets: MedTech heads to Africa

July 11, 2013 by MassDevice

S2N Health blogger Erin Warner travels to Africa for a look at the healthcare system. How can emerging medical device companies take advantage of this opportunity

By Erin Warner

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The large medtech companies talk endlessly about emerging markets delivering their top-line growth targets, and they are not just talking about BRIC countries anymore.

Medtech trends: The most talked about device makers in June 2013

July 3, 2013 by Arezu Sarvestani

MassDevice.com looks at the internet chatter surrounding the medical device industry with some of most searched-for companies of the last month.

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MassDevice.com looked at some of the most talked-about medical device companies, based on trends in U.S. Google searches for the last 30 days.

MassDevice.com +3 | The top 3 med-tech stories for July 2, 2013

July 2, 2013 by Brad Perriello

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Say hello to MassDevice +3, a bite-sized view of the top three med-tech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com's coverage highlights our 3 biggest and most influential stories from the day's news to make sure you're up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry.

 

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