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Norlase Announces New Global Distributor Partnerships

Ballerup, Denmark and Redwood City, CA, USA – July 21, 2021 – Norlase® is pleased to announce new distributor partnerships to continue accelerated market growth and global expansion of the Norlase family of green laser systems. Norlase green lasers, which include LEAF™ and LION™, will now be available to ophthalmologists in Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Japan, and Algeria.

“We’re thrilled to expand access to our advanced laser solutions through our growing network of customer-focused distribution partners,” said Oliver Hvidt, CEO and President of Norlase. “It’s been extremely exciting to see the growing interest and adoption of Norlase’s next-generation technology. I’m very proud and appreciative of our dedicated team and partners.”

The Norlase team of global distributors all possess extensive ophthalmic expertise, a long-standing track record of performance in eye care, and a strong customer focus. They share Norlase’s vision of redefining eye care and providing ophthalmologists with the best laser solutions to optimize patient care and practice efficiency. With their partnership and expansive customer network, Norlase looks forward to increased market share in eye care and a stronger global presence.

“Our distributor partnerships are a key part of our company’s success, and I am very excited to continue growing this solid network,” said Taoufiq Jellal, VP of Global Distribution at Norlase. “Similar to Norlase, our partners have a deep understanding of the unmet needs in ophthalmology, and with their technical knowledge and collaboration, we have a big opportunity to make our technology available to more doctors and patients worldwide.”

To see our complete list of global partners, visit www.norlase.com/distributors.

What our distributors are saying:

HM General Medical (HMGM) – Algeria
“Norlase has revolutionized the green laser technology in ophthalmology. LION and LEAF make it possible to meet the expectations of our ophthalmologists by offering them an ultra-compact, light, handy, voice-activated laser and effective and safe treatment for patients. We are thrilled with our partnership with Norlase and promoting innovative products into the 21st century.” Amine Benadji, Sales and Marketing Manager

Dual Laser Ltd – Finland
“Dual Laser is proud to start collaboration with an innovative Nordic company, Norlase, from Denmark. The LEAF and LION products are unique and bring new technology and thinking to retinal laser treatments as well as offering comfort and versatility for the doctor. Dual Laser is looking forward to the launch of the products in Finland from the beginning of 2021.” Juha Viherkoski, CEO

Japan Focus Co. Ltd. – Japan
“We are very excited to have the opportunity to work with Norlase and introduce LEAF and LION in the Japanese ophthalmic market. LEAF and LION have a lot of innovative technologies which can easily differentiate from the competitors.” Naoaki Yamaguchi, President and CEO

Tradomed Invest – Russia
“Tradomed Invest’s mission is to deliver the best laser technology to ophthalmic practices all around Russian Federation and CIS countries. Bringing in real green diode laser technology is an astounding innovation like the introduction of green solid state lasers in the 90s. It’s an improvement that the market has awaited for decades. That’s why we are thrilled to announce our collaboration with Norlase. We see Norlase products as a new opportunity for the healthcare system because its flexibility and portability can help us develop a new realm of global retina care with improved availability and quality, especially in far developing regions.” Emma Soboleva, Director

About Norlase

Norlase develops next-generation laser solutions for the treatment of retina and glaucoma diseases. Founded in Denmark, Norlase is comprised of worldwide industry experts in ophthalmology, laser technology, medical device development, and customer care. Norlase is on a mission to improve practice efficiency, patient care, and physician convenience for ophthalmologists worldwide. Norlase products include its flagship product LEAF, a laser photocoagulator that’s 10X smaller than existing systems and mounts directly on the slit lamp, and LION – the first fully integrated green laser and LIO.

oFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Norlase Announces New Global Distributor Partnerships

Ballerup, Denmark and Redwood City, CA, USA – July 21, 2021 – Norlase® is pleased to announce new distributor partnerships to continue accelerated market growth and global expansion of the Norlase family of green laser systems. Norlase green lasers, which include LEAF™ and LION™, will now be available to ophthalmologists in Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Japan, and Algeria.

“We’re thrilled to expand access to our advanced laser solutions through our growing network of customer-focused distribution partners,” said Oliver Hvidt, CEO and President of Norlase. “It’s been extremely exciting to see the growing interest and adoption of Norlase’s next-generation technology. I’m very proud and appreciative of our dedicated team and partners.”

The Norlase team of global distributors all possess extensive ophthalmic expertise, a long-standing track record of performance in eye care, and a strong customer focus. They share Norlase’s vision of redefining eye care and providing ophthalmologists with the best laser solutions to optimize patient care and practice efficiency. With their partnership and expansive customer network, Norlase looks forward to increased market share in eye care and a stronger global presence.

“Our distributor partnerships are a key part of our company’s success, and I am very excited to continue growing this solid network,” said Taoufiq Jellal, VP of Global Distribution at Norlase. “Similar to Norlase, our partners have a deep understanding of the unmet needs in ophthalmology, and with their technical knowledge and collaboration, we have a big opportunity to make our technology available to more doctors and patients worldwide.”

To see our complete list of global partners, visit www.norlase.com/distributors.

What our distributors are saying:

HM General Medical (HMGM) – Algeria
“Norlase has revolutionized the green laser technology in ophthalmology. LION and LEAF make it possible to meet the expectations of our ophthalmologists by offering them an ultra-compact, light, handy, voice-activated laser and effective and safe treatment for patients. We are thrilled with our partnership with Norlase and promoting innovative products into the 21st century.” Amine Benadji, Sales and Marketing Manager

Dual Laser Ltd – Finland
“Dual Laser is proud to start collaboration with an innovative Nordic company, Norlase, from Denmark. The LEAF and LION products are unique and bring new technology and thinking to retinal laser treatments as well as offering comfort and versatility for the doctor. Dual Laser is looking forward to the launch of the products in Finland from the beginning of 2021.” Juha Viherkoski, CEO

Japan Focus Co. Ltd. – Japan
“We are very excited to have the opportunity to work with Norlase and introduce LEAF and LION in the Japanese ophthalmic market. LEAF and LION have a lot of innovative technologies which can easily differentiate from the competitors.” Naoaki Yamaguchi, President and CEO

Tradomed Invest – Russia
“Tradomed Invest’s mission is to deliver the best laser technology to ophthalmic practices all around Russian Federation and CIS countries. Bringing in real green diode laser technology is an astounding innovation like the introduction of green solid state lasers in the 90s. It’s an improvement that the market has awaited for decades. That’s why we are thrilled to announce our collaboration with Norlase. We see Norlase products as a new opportunity for the healthcare system because its flexibility and portability can help us develop a new realm of global retina care with improved availability and quality, especially in far developing regions.” Emma Soboleva, Director

About Norlase

Norlase develops next-generation laser solutions for the treatment of retina and glaucoma diseases. Founded in Denmark, Norlase is comprised of worldwide industry experts in ophthalmology, laser technology, medical device development, and customer care. Norlase is on a mission to improve practice efficiency, patient care, and physician convenience for ophthalmologists worldwide. Norlase products include its flagship product LEAF, a laser photocoagulator that’s 10X smaller than existing systems and mounts directly on the slit lamp, and LION – the first fully integrated green laser and LIO.