Friday, June 24, 2016 2:32 PM
SAN FRANCISCO—The American Academy of Ophthalmology
is highlighting the fact that “the number of eye injuries caused by fireworks has more than doubled in recent years” and providing tips on how to help prevent these injuries.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12:24 AM
DALLAS—Essilor of America
has acquired AllAboutVision.com, VMail
has learned. AllAboutVision.com
is a consumer website designed as a source of unbiased and comprehensive information about eye health, vision correction, and vision correction products and services.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—Warby Parker
said it will open a new 34,000 square-foot optical laboratory in Sloatsburg, N.Y., a town in Rockland County, just north of New York City.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—Services will be held here on Sunday for Alden Norman Haffner, OD, PhD, FAAO, who passed away on June 22.
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:54 PM
Broadway’s biggest night, the 70th Annual Tony Awards, aired live on Sunday, June 12. The star studded evening featured huge wins for “Hamilton,” a tribute to the Orlando victims as well as many great looks gracing the red carpet. Take a look at this list of winners and red carpet roundup courtesy of CNN.com
. Can you spot who was wearing the only pair of sunnies?
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:51 PM
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen just celebrated their 30th birthdays. The Olsen twins have been in the spotlight since infancy and have therefore been in the spotlight for most of their fashion experimentation. Take a look back at their eyewear evolution in this Vogue.com slideshow
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:48 PM
While sunglasses should be worn during daytime hours to protect from harmful UV rays, there are definitely frames that fit specific occasions. From daytime pool parties and Sunday brunch to a wedding weekend and end-of-summer Labor Day events take a look at nymag’s take
on sunglasses for every occasion.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 11:05 AM
, one of the largest integrated health care delivery and financing networks in the country, confirmed to VMail
that the company is exploring options which could result in the sale of its HVHC vision business.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:21 AM
LEUVEN, Belgium—Materialise NV
(NASDAQ: MTLS), a provider of additive manufacturing software and 3D printing technology for the medical, industrial and eyewear markets, announced that it is collaborating with Luxexcel
, a Dutch start-up of customized 3D printed optics.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:18 AM
OXFORD, U.K.—Vision for a Nation
has been awarded top prize in the International Aid and Development category by the United Kingdom’s Charity Awards Programme
, the U.K. charity sector’s most prestigious and longest-running awards program.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:15 AM
NEW ORLEANS—Marking its 10th anniversary this year, PECAA
(Professional Eyecare Associates of America) held its annual meeting here last month, a blend of business and networking opportunities against the backdrop of the unique atmosphere, sights and sounds of New Orleans.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 9:25 AM
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