Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:33 AM
MILAN and CHARENTON-le-PONT, France—Essilor
reported that the combination of the two companies “continues to progress, with the antitrust process advancing in all jurisdictions.”
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:30 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Lab Division of The Vision Council
announced the industry veterans who will be recognized during the Directors’ Choice Award and 18th annual Lab Division Hall of Fame celebration on Wednesday, Sept. 13 in conjunction with the Lab Division Meeting and International Vision Expo West.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:27 AM
MILAN—As Luxottica Group S.p.A.
(MTA:LUX) transitions to a greater emphasis on “retail excellence” and moves away from promotional selling, company management reported this week that the ongoing changes and the corresponding results of its retail division, particularly LensCrafters, is “progressing as we planned.”
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Accolades for former 20/20 Magazine
editor Gloria Nicola flowed from friends and colleagues following news of her death
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:21 AM
has announced a new sales structure that is designed to focus on leadership for each of its core businesses.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Show organizers for International Vision Expo West 2017
have confirmed an increase in exhibitors and expansion of many existing exhibitor booths in the trendsetting Galleria on the show floor, as well as over 140 luxury brands for its exclusive Suites program in the Venetian Hotel.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—Centre Partners
, a middle market private equity firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles, has completed an investment in Chesapeake Eye Care Company, LLC, a newly formed entity that combines two leading Mid-Atlantic ophthalmology practices—Chesapeake Eye Care and Laser Center
and Whitten Laser Eye
Monday, July 24, 2017 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Gloria Nicola, a former senior editor of 20/20
magazine, passed away on July 19 at her home in Long Island, N.Y. She was 74 years old. Nicola, who retired from the magazine in October, 2014 after 27 years, covered frames, sunwear and accessories.
Monday, July 24, 2017 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—The Accessories Council
will celebrate its 21st annual ACE Awards on Aug. 7, 2017 at Cipriani 42nd Street.
Monday, July 24, 2017 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
will be discussing best practices for hiring a new associate on the July 26 airing of his weekly broadcast, Power Hour.
Friday, July 21, 2017 12:24 AM
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—After two years of development, Google
is releasing a re-engineered version of Glass designed specifically for use in the workplace.