News from Olympus A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jul 13, 2015, 11:18 ET

Olympus Steps up to the Plate: Sells Waddington to Jarden

Stamford, CT based private equity firm Olympus Partners is pleased to announce the signing of definitive documentation to sell The Waddington Group...

Jun 30, 2015, 08:31 ET
More than 300 factory-trained technicians work at Olympus' National Service Center in San Jose, Calif. to quickly and cost-effectively repair equipment for customers.

Olympus Introduces Industry-First Next-Day Product Replacement Guarantee for Surgical Business

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Jun 25, 2015, 10:44 ET

Olympus Peppers Market with Restaurant Sales

Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners is pleased to announce the sale of Pepper Dining to Brinker International.  Pepper Dining is one...

Jun 09, 2015, 14:36 ET
Olympus Property purchases Cactus Forty-2 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Olympus Property Acquires Cactus Forty-2 In Phoenix, Arizona

 Olympus Property is proud to report the acquisition of Cactus Forty-2, a brand new "Class A"  apartment community comprised of 200 units...

Jun 01, 2015, 12:11 ET

Testa Olympus kameror och objektiv i 3 dagar

" Test & Wow" - Olympus prova på - innan du köper utvalda produkter För ambitiösa fotografer som vill testa en...

Jun 01, 2015, 12:10 ET

Olympus te presta durante 3 días sus cámaras y objetivos

Con la promoción 'Test & Wow', Olympus permite probar sus productos antes de comprarlos  Los fotógrafos más ambiciosos...

Jun 01, 2015, 12:08 ET

A Olympus oferece um "test drive" de 3 dias para as câmaras e objetivas

'Test & Wow' - A oferta "experimente antes de comprar" da Olympus confere tranquilidade aos produtos Para fotógrafos ambiciosos que...

May 28, 2015, 15:43 ET
Olympus Property acquires Tacara at Westover Hills in San Antonio, Texas.

Olympus Property Acquires Tacara at Westover Hills in San Antonio, Texas

Olympus Property announces the acquisition of Tacara at Westover Hills, a 312-unit "Class A" living community in the heart of one of the...

May 26, 2015, 13:31 ET
Olympus Property acquires Renaissance Village at Shadow Lake, a Class A living community in Houston Texas.

Olympus Property Acquires Renaissance Village at Shadow Lake in Houston, Texas

 Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of Renaissance Village at Shadow Lake, a 624-unit luxury "Class A" apartment community...

May 15, 2015, 15:31 ET

Olympus to Distribute Terumo GLIDEWIRE®, Urologic Hydrophilic Coated Guidewire for U.S. Urology Market

 Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

May 15, 2015, 09:30 ET
Olympus is now the exclusive distributor of the Terumo GLIDEWIRE(R) for urology. GLIDEWIRE(R) is the most preferred hydrophilic coated guidewire. Its kink-resistant super Nitinol core, coated with a proprietary polymer jacket and a lubricious hydrophilic coating facilitates quick and easy access, and exceptional device tracking.

Olympus Launches Five New Urology Devices, Expanding Complete Portfolio

 Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
Olympus marks the official Grand Opening of its Surgical Innovation Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Left to right: Scott M. Larson, Vice President, Surgical Energy Business Center, Olympus Surgical Technologies America (OSTA); Georg Schloer, President, OSTA; Hiroyuki Sasa, President, Olympus Corporation; Mark Dayton, Governor of Minnesota; Jeffrey Lunde, Mayor of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota; Michael Langley, CEO, Greater MSP

Olympus Opens New Surgical Innovation Center, Positioning Company for Long-term Growth

 Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Mar 16, 2015, 09:58 ET

Olympus® Surges Into The Top 100 iTunes Health & Fitness Apps!

Olympus® has surged into the top 100 of 32,000 Health & Fitness Apps in the iTunes App store! Olympus provides you with your own dedicated...

Dec 16, 2014, 08:35 ET
Art meets Science! Visit: OlympusBioScapes.com for awesome microscope images!

Fruit Flies And Flowers And Brain - Oh My!

From algae to zebrafish, amazing glimpses of the unseen universe viewed through microscopes earned top prizes this week in the 2014 Olympus...

Dec 15, 2014, 10:30 ET
FDA clearance: NBI has visualized Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) lesions in an additional 17 percent of patients, as compared to white light. Blue and green light are strongly absorbed by hemoglobin (blood) and appear darker than normal tissue.

FDA Clears Olympus' Narrow Band Imaging® (NBI) for Effective Targeting of Bladder Cancer Biopsies and Improved Visualization of Tumor Margins

 Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core...

Dec 09, 2014, 15:18 ET
View of the newly constructed pool and outdoor patio space at Union at Carrollton Square.

Olympus Property acquires Union at Carrollton Square

Olympus Property has announced the acquisition of Union at Carrollton Square, a 311-unit luxury Class-A apartment community centrally located in...

Nov 19, 2014, 15:50 ET
Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisitions of Mosaic in downtown Dallas. This image displays the pool deck area with stunning views of downtown Dallas.

Olympus Property Acquires Mosaic in downtown Dallas

Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of The Mosaic, a 440-unit luxury urban high-rise apartment community located in downtown...

Nov 05, 2014, 16:01 ET
Legends at Ridgeview Ranch is a Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 480 units situated on almost 34 acres.  Built in 1999, Legends at Ridgeview Ranch offers resort-style amenities that include a clubhouse, two swimming pools, golf course views, a fitness center, a business center, basketball court, and direct access garages.

Olympus Property and Artemis Real Estate Partners Acquire Legends at Ridgeview Ranch

Olympus Property and Artemis Real Estate Partners are proud to announce a third joint venture with the acquisition of Legends at Ridgeview Ranch....

Nov 05, 2014, 15:55 ET
Mirador at River City is a Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 276 units situated on over 17 acres. Built in 2007, Mirador at River City offers resort-style amenities, including a clubhouse, spa, swimming pool with outdoor grilling, 24-hour fitness center, business center, billiard room, tennis court, basketball court, bark park, playground, detached and attached garages.

Olympus Property Acquires Stovall and Mirador At River City in Jacksonville, Florida

 Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of two assets: Stovall and Mirador at River City adding two highly desirable Class "A"...

Nov 05, 2014, 15:39 ET
Olympus Property is proud to announce the acquisition of Kenwood Club at the Park located in Katy, Texas.

Olympus Property Acquires Kenwood Club in Katy, Texas

 Olympus Property announces the acquisition of Kenwood Club at the Park, a Class "A" garden-style apartment community comprised of 320 units...