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Experts Dismiss Price Hikes As Common Device Tax Balancing Measure

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Existing market pressures make widespread price increases an unlikely company strategy to balance the impacts of the oncoming 2.3% device excise tax, sources say.

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