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Unique Characteristics in Dental and Veterinary Distributor Markets Support Wide Economic Moats

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Fri, 5 Jul 2013

We've upgraded our moat ratings for Henry Schein and Patterson Companies to wide on distribution network cost advantages and high switching costs among their fragmented customers and suppliers.

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