Monday, January 18, 2016 12:00 AM
“E-commerce provided crucial momentum this holiday season, with sales up 20 percent in that channel, according to MasterCard SpendingPulse.”
Monday, December 14, 2015 12:00 AM
Hope, smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering ‘it will be happier’…” Alfred Lord Tennyson
Monday, November 16, 2015 12:00 AM
“Digital refraction is not only
here to stay but it is the future.”
Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Monday, October 19, 2015 12:00 AM
“Now in its ninth year, the World Sight Day Challenge has taken a firm hold in the optical community both here in the U.S. and worldwide.”
Monday, September 14, 2015 12:00 AM
“The ACA is making a difference. The uninsured rate during the first three months of 2015 fell to 9.2 percent, after reaching a high of 16 percent in 2010,” CDC survey says.
Monday, August 31, 2015 12:00 AM
As I write this column, it’s 7 p.m. and we’re trying to close the Aug. 31 issue of Vision Monday. Late nights are not the norm here but when it’s crunch time, we VMers burn the midnight oil. As journalists, we’re always on a deadline but the pressure isn’t unrelenting, unlike some workplaces.
Monday, August 17, 2015 12:00 AM
“We will live on with passion, conviction and commitment to Brien’s legacy,” Professor Kovin Naidoo on the passing of Brien Holden, OAM.
Monday, July 20, 2015 12:00 AM
“When I first started my career, most women were receptionists, rarely opticians. Now, my classes are primarily female,” Jenney Rivard, Influential Woman honoree.
Monday, June 15, 2015 12:00 AM
“CDC survey says: The number of people who were uninsured for at least part of 2014 dropped to a low not seen in decades.”
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:00 AM
“Goliath vs. Goliath: The battle over alleged price fixing by major contact lens manufacturers rages on as big box retailer Costco files suit against J&J Vision Care.”
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:29 AM
The Internet of Things (IoT) has often been referred to as the third wave of connectivity and with today’s technology constantly morphing into smaller, cheaper and more insidious devices, it begs the question, where is this web of smart, connected products and services taking us?
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:01 AM
As an editor for Vision Monday covering our Leadership Summit, I have a bird’s eye, behind-the-scenes look at how the event actually comes together. It starts with a lot of pre-planning and logistical meetings, segues into securing speakers, marketing the event, and finally culminates with rubbing elbows with our presenters in the Green Room once we all finally arrive at the Times Center.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 3:00 PM
NEW YORK—The latest Optical Business Barometer (OBB) report from Jobson Optical Research
shows that the overall optical business rating for February 2015 decreased slightly to 3.81 from a January 2015 rating of 3.88.
Monday, March 16, 2015 12:00 AM
“2014 year-end revenues for vision care ($37.6B) show recession level lows are definitely in optical’s rear view window, VisionWatch says.”
Monday, March 2, 2015 12:00 AM
“Apple’s Tim Cook on Google Glass: ‘We thought that Glass as a wearable device was not a smart move, from a point of view that people would not really want to wear them.”