Cantel’s Dental Division Expands Leadership Position In European Infection Prevention Market Following Acquisition Of Omnia S.p.A.


Cantel Medical Corp., announced on 1st February that it has completed its previously announced acquisition to acquire Omnia S.p.A. (“Omnia”), an Italian-based market leader in dental surgical consumable solutions. 

The portfolio infection prevention solutions of Cantel’s Dental division, Crosstex International Inc. (“Crosstex”) will be further expanded to include Omnia’s wide-ranging portfolio of sutures, irrigation tubing and customised dental surgical procedure kits, with a focus on procedure room set-up and cross-contamination prevention. 

“Omnia’s comprehensive product lines of high-quality, innovative infection prevention and surgical solutions will be a strong addition to our growing dental portfolio,” said Mr. Gary Steinberg, President of Crosstex, Cantel’s Dental division. “We believe Omnia’s existing sales channels and focus on specialty dentistry will better equip us to service an additional segment of the dental market where maintaining aseptic procedures is critical.” 

“We are very excited to join Cantel’s Dental division,” stated Mr. Robert Cerioli, new Managing Director for Cantel’s European Dental business (formerly President of Omnia) “As a part of the Cantel organisation, we are better equipped to service the dental practices and expand the adoption of both the Omnia and Crosstex portfolios within the European markets.”