Carrera and Jimmy Choo Present First Capsule Collection for Men

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:31 AM The collection marks Jimmy Choo's debut in the men's eyewear sector   More

Recipients Announced for American Academy of Optometry 2014 Awards

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:30 AM DENVER—The American Academy of Optometry has announced the recipients of the various awards for distinguished individuals in optometry for 2014.

Costume National Sunglasses for Men

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:28 AM The third Costume National by JPLUS capsule collection   More

AOAExcel Launches Enhanced Partnership With AXA Equitable

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:27 AM NEW YORK and ST. LOUIS— AOAExcel has expanded its relationship with AXA Equitable, one of the largest insurance and retirement planning companies in the U.S., to offer an enhanced suite of retirement planning solutions to members of the American Optometric Association.

Blackfin: New Sunglasses in “Featherweight” Style

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:25 AM The two beta-titanium frames in the ZERO Edge line emphasize the brand’s strong personality   More

Optometry Giving Sight Appoints Chief Development Officer for North America

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:24 AM DENVER— Optometry Giving Sight has appointed Eric Anderson as chief development officer for North America to help increase fundraising capacity in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

What Do Patients Think? Research Trends Reveal Opinions on July 30 ‘Power Hour’

By Staff
Monday, July 28, 2014 12:18 AM FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—How do today’s patients view their experience at independent ODs vs chains? Research on those views and other patient expectations will be the topic of the July 30 edition of ‘The Power Hour,” the weekly radio broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice.

Carl Zeiss Foundation Celebrates 125 Years

By Staff
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:31 AM Between 2007 and now, the Foundation has invested 80 million euros in financing scientific activities at universities   More

WOOW’s Chic and Unconventional Style

By Staff
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:28 AM Traditional and casual, chic and unconventional with a London flavor   More

Optical Lab Division Announces Directors' Choice Award Recipient and 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

By Staff
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:27 AM ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Optical Lab Division of The Vision Council has revealed the names of 10 industry veterans who will be recognized during the Directors’ Choice Award and 15th Annual Optical Pioneers Hall of Fame banquet on Sept. 17 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Luxottica Group Q2 2014 Results Show Continuing Growth in North America, Emerging Markets and Europe

By Staff
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:26 AM
MILAN— Luxottica Group (NYSE: LUX) reported accelerated net sales growth in the second quarter ending June 30, 2014 to €2,060 million, up 7 percent at constant exchange rates when compared to the €2,018 million generated during the same period of 2013, according to the company’s financial results released yesterday.

Mercedes-Benz Style for a Summer Dedicated to Design

By Staff
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:25 AM The brand philosophy translates into a collection where modernity unites with tradition for a totally perfect result   More

C&E Vision and Vision West Launch ECPInteract, New Learning Model

By Staff
Friday, July 25, 2014 12:15 AM SAN DIEGO— Vision West and C&E Vision have announced a major initiative as founding co-sponsors of a new approach to online learning, ECPInteract.

More Efficient Optometrists Lead This Regional Retailer Toward Expansion

By John Sailer
Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:00 PM ROCKY MOUNT, N.C.—Even in the face of slimmer margins and reimbursements, 60-year-old regional retailer, Eyecarecenter has been able to maintain a successful growth strategy by making only a few minor adjustments that have had little impact on its medical model.

Dressing Associates for Success

By Evan Kestenbaum, MBA and Jolan Yow, dba Contributors
Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:30 PM The age-old adage "dress for the job you want, not the one you have" could be just as appropriate for the associates throughout your multiple-location practice as it is for anyone.