Friday, September 15, 2017 12:18 AM
ATLANTA—Visioneering Technologies Inc.
(VTI), a global company dedicated to improving vision care, has named Douglas P. Benoit, OD, FAAO, executive director, professional affairs, a new position at the company.
Friday, September 15, 2017 12:15 AM
NILES, Ill. and BIRMINGHAM, Mich.—M&S Technologies
and MacuHealth, LP
have entered into a cooperative marketing agreement. The two companies issued a statement saying they will educate and train eyecare professionals on the direct relationship between enriching macular pigment with nutritional supplements and optimizing visual performance.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:33 AM
ST. LOUIS—Acuity EyeCare Group
, will be opening a central business office in Dallas, Texas, sometime in late 2017.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:30 AM
PADUA, Italy—Kering Eyewear
has announced the appointment of Glenn Rusk as the head of North America and Jennifer Brown as vice president of sales for the U.S. East Coast. Both appointments are effective immediately.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:24 AM
WILTON, Conn.—L’Amy America
has announced that they have entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with Canali
to market and distribute a luxury collection of ophthalmic frames and sunglasses under the Canali brand.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:21 AM
DALLAS—As part of its 20th anniversary celebration, the Optical Women’s Association
announced a new president and two additional board members.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:18 AM
, a nationally recognized Top 10 optical retailer, has launched an exclusive online shopping experience for its existing customers with a valid prescription.
Monday, September 11, 2017 12:39 AM
MILWAUKEE, Wis.—The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.
(NASDAQ:BONT) is launching mEYEwear Rx Optical Shops within its department stores.
Monday, September 11, 2017 12:36 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—CooperVision, a unit of The Cooper Cos. (NYSE:COO), notified ECPs late last week that it was removing its Biofinity Energys contact lens product line from its Unilateral Pricing Policy (UPP) effective immediately.
Monday, September 11, 2017 12:33 AM
MELVILLE, NY and NEW YORK—Marchon Eyewear
announced the acquisition of a majority interest in the company’s exclusive distributor in Turkey, Enternasyonal Gözlük, now operating as Marchon Turkiye. The closing occurred on July 28, 2017.
Monday, September 11, 2017 12:15 AM
has doubled down on its efforts to respond to Hurricane Harvey. The company announced that Oakley will be donating 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of its Oakley Fuel Cell model, which features the Texas state flag, to recovery efforts throughout the month of September.
Friday, September 8, 2017 12:30 AM
and IFB Solutions
are preparing to commercialize the 3D printing of ophthalmic lenses, a technological feat that is an industry first.