Friday, December 9, 2016 10:17 AM
SOUTHBRIDGE, Mass.—The screening of the new, award-winning documentary “Sight–The Story of Vision” was just one of the special events at this year’s Opticians Association of Massachusetts (OAM) fall meeting, which featured an appearance by the film’s director, writer and producer Kris Koenig, along with advisors, David Fleischman, MD and Mark Mattison-Shupnick.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:26 AM
MADISON, Wis.—In a sign of support for the growth prospects of the software and services firm Rev360
, investors have provided $45.2 million in financing over the past two years to the Madison-based company, which is best known for delivering RevolutionEHR
, cloud-based practice management and electronic health record (EHR) software for eyecare professionals.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:25 AM
Daniele Tirelli, president of Popai Italy – a nonprofit association set up to develop the culture of retail in the widest sense – sums up the situation in the sector.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:24 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—Transitions Optical, Inc
. has named the finalists for its annual Innovation Awards program, which recognizes individuals and companies for their efforts to support the Transitions brand.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:23 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—The Cooper Companies, Inc.
(NYSE: COO) announced financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended Oct. 31, 2016.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:21 AM
ROSELLE, IL— Modern Optical International
has appointed Chris Millet to its senior management team as director of sales development.
Friday, December 9, 2016 12:18 AM
ALPHARETTA, Ga.—Visioneering Technologies, Inc.
(VTI), has named Rosa Lee to the position of executive director of Manufacturing and Engineering. Lee will direct the manufacturing and product optimization efforts for the company.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:15 PM
NEW YORK—On Nov. 22, 2016, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas granted a request for a nationwide preliminary injunction enjoining the Department of Labor (DOL) "from implementing and enforcing" the new regulations increasing the salary basis test for overtime exemptions, set to go into effect on Dec. 1, 2016.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:10 PM
OMAHA, Neb.—As business grew for Malbar Vision
, a five-location practice in Omaha, Neb., challenges arose when it came to effectively managing its expanding contact lens business.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 9:45 AM
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—Essilor International
announced today that it has appointed Laurent Vacherot as president and chief operating officer.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:24 AM
UITHOORN, The Netherlands—In a move that will provide the company with access to an important new market, Hoya Vision Care
announced an agreement to acquire the safety Rx eyewear business of 3M
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:21 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio—Separate bills in the state legislature here propose a consolidation of several health-related regulatory boards—including the Ohio Optical Dispensers Board (OODB) and state Board of Optometry—under a new structure.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Numerous innovative programs have been added to the education curriculum at International Vision Expo East 2017, taking place at the Javits Center in New York, according to an announcement from show organizers.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:15 AM
CLEVELAND, Oh.—Jeffrey A. Cole and his wife Patricia O’Brien Cole have made a significant gift to continue their philanthropic legacy at the Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute