Henry Schein, Inc. is a provider of health care products and services to office-based practitioners. The Company conducts its business through two segments: healthcare distribution and technology. The healthcare distribution segment aggregates its dental, medical, animal health and international operating segments. This segment consists of consumable products, small equipment, laboratory products, large dental equipment, equipment repair services, branded and generic pharmaceuticals, vaccines, surgical products, diagnostic tests, infection-control products and vitamins. Its technology group provides software, technology and other services to healthcare practitioners, primarily in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. In July 2013, Henry Schein Inc divested an unprofitable non controlling stake in a dental wholesale business in the Middle East.