1940
Foundation of Produits Dentaires SA by William Gehrig

Foundation of Produits Dentaires SA by William Gehrig

1941
PD acquires former Nestlé offices with a terrain, in Vevey, Switzerland

PD acquires former Nestlé offices with a terrain, in Vevey, Switzerland

1944
First edition of PD general product catalogue

First edition of PD general product catalogue

1955
Launch of PD Universal Solder in sticks

Launch of PD Universal Solder in sticks

1975
PD aquires Odus Dental AG, Dietikon, Switzerland

PD aquires Odus Dental AG, Dietikon, Switzerland

1979
PD opens new production building in Vevey, Switzerland (5’000 m2)

PD opens new production building in Vevey, Switzerland (5’000 m2)

1997
First ISO 9001 / ISO 13485 / Directive 93/42/CEE certification

First ISO 9001 / ISO 13485 / Directive 93/42/CEE certification

1998
Death of William Gehrig, his son Jean-Louis takes over

Death of William Gehrig, his son Jean-Louis takes over

1999
Evolution of PD’s corporate logo and identity

Evolution of PD’s corporate logo and identity

2002
Launch of PD MAP System & FIBRAPOST

Launch of PD MAP System & FIBRAPOST

2006
New ISO 7 production and packaging clean room (150 m2)

New ISO 7 production and packaging clean room (150 m2)

2009
Evolution of PD’s corporate logo and identity

Evolution of PD’s corporate logo and identity

2013
Jean-Louis retires, his 2 sons Nicolas & Yann take over

Jean-Louis retires, his 2 sons Nicolas & Yann take over

2016
Company reorganization with strong focus on Endodontics

Company reorganization with strong focus on Endodontics

2018
PD takes control of Cemiplast SA, plastic injection company in St-Imier, Switzerland

PD takes control of Cemiplast SA, plastic injection company in St-Imier, Switzerland

2019
Launch of Irriflex® and EssenSeal®

Launch of Irriflex® and EssenSeal®

2020
PD celebrates 80 years of dental excellence

PD celebrates 80 years of dental excellence