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Wright Medical and Tornier Complete Merger BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, OCTOBER 1, 2015

Wright Medical and Tornier announced the completion of all-stock merger between the two companies. The transaction was first announced in October 2014. Under the terms of the merger agreement, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tornier merged with and into Wright Medical... more

Integra to Acquire U.S. Rights to Tornier Ankle and Toe Replacement Systems BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, SEPTEMBER 3, 2015

Integra LifeSciences entered into a definitive agreement with Tornier to acquire the U.S. rights to Tornier's Salto Talaris and Salto XT ankle replacement products and Tornier's Futura silastic toe replacement products. Under the terms of the all-cash transaction, Integra also... more

Wright Medical and Tornier Agree to Merger BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, OCTOBER 28, 2014

Wright Medical Group and Tornier N.V. entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Wright and Tornier will merge in an all stock transaction with a combined equity value of approximately $3.3 billion, or 5.5x LTM revenues. Under the terms... more

David Mowry Appointed CEO of Tornier N.V. BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, FEBRUARY 27, 2013

Tornier N.V. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David H. Mowry as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Mowry, who has been serving as interim CEO since Douglas Kohrs retired from the role in November, joined... more

Management Changes at Stryker and Tornier BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, NOVEMBER 12, 2012

In management news this week, David Floyd joins Stryker, and Doug Kohrs has retired from Tornier. more

Tornier to Acquire OrthoHelix Surgical Designs BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, AUGUST 27, 2012

Tornier announced on Friday that the company would acquire OrthoHelix Surgical Designs for $135 million in cash and stock. OrthoHelix designs and manufactures plate technology for the foot and ankle market, broadening Tornier's presence in the extremities space. more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 9-Aug-12 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, AUGUST 8, 2012

ATEC, TRNX announce earnings ... DePuy receives 510(k) for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis products ... ulrich medical launches golden gate Lateral Plate System ... WMGI subpoenaed over Profemur more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 10-May-12 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, MAY 10, 2012

ATEC, ANIK, BMTI, MAKO, TRNX, TSON report 1Q ... OrthoSensor raises $15M ... Internal Fixation Systems announces distribution agreement with Intelligent Orthopaedics ... Seikagaku announces marketing agreement with Kaken for lumbar disc herniation treatment ... Bioventus officially launched more

Tornier to Consolidate U.S., E.U. Facilities BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, APRIL 16, 2012

Tornier announced plans for a facility consolidation that would "drive operational productivity" and save the company up to $2.8 million per year in operating expenses. Specifically, the company will relocate its distribution operations in Stafford, Texas to Minnesota, which will bring its U.S.-based marketing, training, regulatory, clinical, supply chain and corporate functions into a single leased site in the Minneapolis area. more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 23-Feb-12 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, FEBRUARY 23, 2012

ARTC, IART, MDT, NUVA, OFIX, SMA, TRNX, WMGI announce earnings ... Cerapedics raises debt ... Karolinska Development leads investment in Oss-Q ... FDA clears Ascendx Spine's Acu-Cut Vertebral Augmentation System ... Osseon receives CE mark for Osseoflex SB ... SBi names president and CEO more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 9-Feb-12 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, FEBRUARY 9, 2012

Product launches from AAOS ... Nobel Biocare announces 4Q ... Hospitals settle Medicare fraud claims over kyphoplasty billing ... Updates on the American Joint Replacement Registry ... Stryker announces inventory management system rollout more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 12-Jan-12 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, JANUARY 12, 2012

MAKO, NUVA, OFIX, SYK, TRNX pre-announce ... FDA clears Biomet's E1 humeral bearing and Comprehensive Segmental Revision System ... Ortho Kinematics receives 510(k) clearance ... Lanx announces 100th implantation of Durango ... Mazor receives EU patent ... SNN announces VISIONAIRE study ... Arthrex to market ThermoGenesis PRP, bone marrow concentrate product ... Pioneer Surgical promotes Daniel Webber to CEO more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 4-Aug-11 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, AUGUST 4, 2011

ATEC, ANIK, ARTC, BMTI, EXAC, SNN, SMA announce earnings . . . Ellipse Technologies announces series C round . . . CMS announces IPPS final rule . . . KFx Medical sues Arthrex . . . Tornier initiates IDE study more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 12-May-11 BY LAUREN UZDIENSKI, MAY 12, 2011

DJO, Tornier, TSON announce earnings . . . OsteoGeneX receives grant funds . . . BMTI introduces new Augment kit size in Canada . . . Wright Medical commences full commercial launch of the INBONE II Total Ankle . . . Orthovita notes positive vertebroplasty coverage decision . . . RTI Biologics splits Chairman, CEO roles more

Tornier Reports Its First Earnings as a Public Company BY SANDER DUNCAN, MARCH 2, 2011

Tornier held its first earnings call yesterday since going public in February. The company reported 2010 revenue of $227.3 million, up 14.3% over 2009. Tornier's extremities division was up 15.8% year over year on revenues of $176.0 million, while large... more

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