Sonova, a provider of hearing systems, has reported the addition of an ENT device brand Sona to its portfolio. The new brand features a new service concept for audiologists and consumers and further extends the range of professional hearing solutions in the industry.
Sona broadens the portfolio of the established hearing solutions of Phonak and Unitron and is aimed at the market segment for mild-to-moderate hearing loss. It features mainly the integrated service concept providing audiologists with new opportunities to make their hearing solutions more accessible to consumers.
Two types of products are available under the new brand: ‘Sona:vogue micro,’ a high-tech device worn behind the ear and ‘Sona:vogue intro,’ a corresponding in-the-ear solution. Both product types are available in three different price/performance categories.
Valentin Chapero, CEO of the Sonova Group, said: “With Sona products, we are offering hearing specialists optimized and simplified online ordering and storage processes that are unique within our industry. Consumers benefit from the immediate availability of tailored hearing solutions and straightforward access to their first experience of improved hearing a key factor in successful fitting and in the subsequent decision to buy.”
Following its successful roll-out onto the Belgian market, Sona will be launched progressively in selected European countries and in the US.