Zimmer Biomet Spins Off Spine to Focus on More Profitable Businesses

Zimmer Biomet

In 2016, Zimmer Biomet acquired LDR and Medtech, two companies with niche technologies (artificial disc and a robot, respectively) to position its spine business for prominence in the market. If only it were that easy. Zimmer Biomet’s $400 million spine business has been hampered by acquisition integrations, leadership changes, sales channel...

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Carolyn LaWell is ORTHOWORLD's Chief Content Officer. She joined ORTHOWORLD in 2012 to oversee its editorial and industry education. She previously served in editor roles at B2B magazines and newspapers.

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