Nidek Launches Pupillary Distance Meter PM-700

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:31 AM The innovation in the operator's hand   More

The New Nannini Sport Glasses

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:28 AM Design, research, and technology were finally combined to create the most recent line born from the athletes' needs   More

Technical Eyewear for Cycling by RH+

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:25 AM A new eyewear collection to create the perfect design in terms of ergonomics, aerodynamics, precision and eye protection   More

Online Optical Retailing Certification Program in the Works, Organizers Seek Comment on Proposed Standards

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:24 AM PORTLAND, Ore.—Members of several U.S. professional vision-related associations and leading optical retailers and suppliers are spearheading a project to develop standardized voluntary certification of online optical retailers in conjunction with international certification organization, LegitScript, based here and in Dublin, Ireland.

Valeant Sells Its Shares in Allergan, No Longer Seeking Merger

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:23 AM NEW YORK—On Nov. 20, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. cut its stake in Allergan Inc. to 0.1 percent, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). At that time, Pershing Square Capital Management informed Valeant that “PS Fund 1 sold all of the 2,242,560 shares of Common Stock allocated to Valeant USA,” according to the regulatory filing.

WestGroupe U.S.A. Names Dennis Davis Vice President of Sales

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:23 AM PLATTSBURGH, N.Y.— WestGroupe has announced the appointment of Dennis Davis as the new vice president of sales for WestGroupe U.S.A., effective Dec. 1, 2014. Davis will report directly to Mike Debono, vice president of North American sales.

Essilor to Close Lens Plant in Ponce, Puerto Rico

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:21 AM PONCE, Puerto Rico— Essilor has announced that it will discontinue operations at its Ponce, Puerto Rico lens manufacturing facility effective on or about June 30, 2015. The closure will affect 180 workers, according to Essilor, which notified plant employees of the closing on Nov. 11.

The Latest in Clinical Treatments With Jim Thimons, OD on Nov. 26 ‘Power Hour’

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:18 AM FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—The latest in clinical treatments, technologies and studies from the perspective of Jim Thimons, OD will be the topic on the Nov. 26 edition of “Power Hour.” The weekly radio show is broadcast at 9:00 p.m. ET, hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice.

Ginger Love and Building Business Knowledge on VisionMonday.com

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Monday, November 24, 2014 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Bold Face has an affinity for red-haired ladies. In this edition, Bold Face: Ladies in Red, we highlight three talented actresses with glorious ginger tresses and amazing sunglass style from Marchon, Safilo and Oliver Peoples.

PECAA, the nationwide independent doctor alliance, held a gathering for 170 of its member docs and 130 staff members against the backdrop of scenic Bellevue, Wash earlier this month. VM was on the scene for the three-day event, which provided business-focused education and learning options for members. See a recap and a slideshow from the event in the latest installment of Scene & Heard.

New Rules and Regulations for 2015 Payroll Taxes

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Friday, November 21, 2014 11:30 AM

Safilo Opens New Showroom in Mexico City

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Friday, November 21, 2014 12:31 AM Angela Gomez Is Head of Latin America   More

Dive Into The Götti-World Wide Web

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Friday, November 21, 2014 12:28 AM The newly designed website for the independent label Götti Switzerland is sleek, comprehensive and innovative   More

Valeant Pharmaceuticals OKs New $2 Billion Securities Repurchase Program

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Friday, November 21, 2014 12:26 AM LAVAL, Quebec— Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) announced that its board of directors has authorized a new securities repurchase program (the "Securities Repurchase Program").

An Interview With Sandro Gonnella

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Friday, November 21, 2014 12:25 AM Why he is known as the "eyewear couturier"   More
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