Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
DENTSPLY, a Delaware corporation which dates its history to 1899, believes it is the world's largest designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of consumable dental products for the professional dental market. The Company also manufactures and markets other consumable medical device products. The Company's principal product categories are dental consumable products, dental laboratory products, dental specialty products and consumable medical device products. The Company's worldwide headquarters and executive offices are located in York, Pennsylvania. Consolidated net sales, excluding precious metal content, of the Company's dental products accounted for approximately 88% of DENTSPLY's consolidated net sales, excluding precious metal content, for the year ended December 31, 2012. ... More ...