aap Implantate AG (“aap”) announces the conclusion of a distribution contract for its LOQTEQ® products with a leading US healthcare service provider.
The contract initially provides for a 12-month pilot phase in which the contractual partner will sell LOQTEQ® products in a number of selected US states. If it proves to be successful, distribution will gradually be rolled out to further states. aap relies on a hybrid distribution strategy in North America. Distribution takes place both via distribution agents and through partnerships with global orthopaedic and medical technology companies.
The conclusion of the distribution contract represents further important progress in the aimed distribution focus on established markets such as North America, the DACH region and further European countries. The partnership with this new customer will additionally support the dynamic development in North America to date and thus contribute to the further planned sales growth in this strategic core market.
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