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Arseus and Fournitures Dentaire Lilloises (FDL)

July 2006

Arseus, the leading provider of B2B equipment and services to dental, medical and pharmaceutical professionals, has acquired the business and assets of FDL (Fournitures Dentaire Lilloises), the French supplier of dental equipment and consumables to dentists and laboratories, which had filed for bankruptcy, before the Court of Lille.

Ohana & Co. acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Arseus.


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