Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:23 AM
MILAN—According to the terms of an agreement signed in 2012 with Fenix Srl (formerly known as Salmoiraghi & Vigano Holding), Luxottica Group S.p.A
(NYSE:LUX) said on Friday that it has exercised its option to acquire the remaining 63.2 percent of the shares in the Italian optical retailer
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:18 AM
PORTLAND, Ore.—The startup company Sightbox
, which offers a membership-based supply service for contact lens wearers, has raised $1.8 million in a seed-round of funding.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:30 AM
announced that it formed a new partnership by taking a 50 percent stake in Photosynthesis Group, a Hong Kong-based company that markets sunglasses and corrective lenses under a range of banners including MJS.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:23 AM
(OTCQB: PENC), parent company of Nanofilm
, reported total revenues were $2.01 million for its third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2016, flat compared with the year-ago period. Gross profit amounted to $631,083, up from $516,449 for the third quarter of 2015.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—The start-up company Simple Contacts
, which offers an app-based eye test and refill service for contact lens wearers, has raised $2 million in seed funding that it will use to fund further development, an executive of the company confirmed to VMail
Friday, November 18, 2016 12:21 AM
PLAINVILLE, Mass.—Hilco Vision
announced that it has acquired Jonathan Paul Eyewear
, a pioneer of fitover sunwear and creator of the Jonathan Paul Fitover brand.
Monday, November 14, 2016 12:23 AM
EMERYVILLE, Calif.—NovaBay Pharmaceuticals
(NYSE MKT: NBY) reported that sales nearly tripled to a record $3.4 million for the third quarter ending September 30, 2016.
Friday, November 11, 2016 12:29 AM
PADOVA, Italy—Safilo Group
(SFLG.MI) issued its financial results for the third quarter and first nine months of fiscal 2016 and reported sales increases for its “going forward brands portfolio” and increased EBIDTA for the Group.
Friday, November 11, 2016 12:26 AM
LAVAL, Quebec—Valeant Pharmaceuticals International
(NYSE: VRX) reported that its total revenues in the third quarter ended September 30, 2016 were $2.48 billion versus $2.79 billion in the third quarter of 2015, a decrease of 11 percent.
Friday, November 11, 2016 12:23 AM
LAKE FOREST, Calif.—ReVision Optics
, developer of the Raindrop implantable presbyopia-correcting corneal inlay technology, announced that it has raised $32 million in an equity financing.
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 12:23 AM
NEW YORK—Ophthotech Corp.
(Nasdaq: OPHT) reported a net loss for the quarter ended September 30, 2016 of $60.9 million compared to a net loss of $39.6 million for the same period in 2015.
Monday, November 7, 2016 12:23 AM
MONROVIA, Calif.—STAAR Surgical Company
(NASDAQ: STAA), reported net sales of $20.1 million for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2016, up 7 percent compared to $18.8 million reported in the prior year quarter.
Friday, November 4, 2016 12:23 AM
(NYSE: AGN) reported total net revenue of $3.6 billion for the third quarter ending Sept. 30, 2016, a 4 percent increase versus the prior year quarter.
Friday, November 4, 2016 12:22 AM
SYLMAR, Calif—Second Sight Medical Products
(NASDAQ:EYES), maker of the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis Systems, reported losses for the three- and nine-month periods ended Sept. 30, 2016.