Milestone Scientific Continues Expansion of Distributor Network for the CompuFlo® Epidural System in the US; Adds Two Additional Independent Distributors Covering Territories within the Southwest and Midwest
Brings network to eight independent U.S. distributors in under one month
LIVINGSTON, N.J., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Milestone Scientific Inc. (NYSE:MLSS), a leading developer of computerized drug delivery instruments that provide painless and precise injections, today announced it has signed agreements with two additional independent distributors for its CompuFlo® Epidural System covering territories within the Southwest and additional markets in the Midwest.
Sharon Smith, Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing of Milestone Scientific, commented, “In less than a month, we have expanded our network to eight independent distributors covering key markets across the U.S. We believe our rapid progress illustrates the positive response and growing market demand as we educate distributors and leading anesthesiologists on the clinical benefits of the CompuFlo® Epidural System. We look forward to further expanding our coverage and working closely with our new distributors.”
About Milestone Scientific Inc.
Milestone Scientific Inc. (MLSS) is a biomedical technology research and development company that patents, designs, develops and commercializes innovative diagnostic and therapeutic injection technologies and instruments for medical, dental, cosmetic and veterinary applications. Milestone's computer-controlled systems are designed to make injections precise, efficient, and virtually painless. Milestone’s proprietary DPS Dynamic Pressure Sensing technology® is our technology platform that advances the development of next-generation devices, regulating flow rate and monitoring pressure from the tip of the needle, through platform extensions for local anesthesia for subcutaneous drug delivery, with specific applications for cosmetic botulinum toxin injections, epidural space identification in regional anesthesia procedures and intra-articular joint injections. For more information please visit our website: www.milestonescientific.com.
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Released June 5, 2018