Laser diode manufacturer Laser Operations LLC
of Sylmar, Calif., has expanded its sales organization in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. Michael Wang, named in-house consultant for China, will advise the company on business opportunities throughout China and manage its local distributors. Soliton GmbH has been appointed as the company’s nonexclusive distributor for Germany, Austria, Poland and the German-speaking portion of Switzerland. It will focus on the company’s nonmedical market, while current distributor AMS Technologies will continue handling medical applications. Also, Indeco has been appointed as Laser Operations’ nonexclusive distributor in Japan.