Wednesday, June 24, 2015 12:23 AM
NEW YORK—Smart Vision Labs
, the developer of a smartphone-based autorefractor, the SVOne, has closed a $6.1 million Series A funding round led by Techstars Ventures
Friday, June 05, 2015 12:23 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—The Cooper Companies, Inc.
(NYSE:COO) reported a 5 percent revenue increase year-over-year to $434.7 million, which amounts to a 4 percent increase on a constant currency basis, for the fiscal second quarter ended April 30, 2015. CooperVision (CVI) revenue rose 9 percent to $359.6 million, and CooperSurgical (CSI) revenue fell 8 percent to $75.1 million.
Monday, May 25, 2015 12:23 AM
TOKYO—An Edinburgh, Scotland court on Friday finalized Nikon Corp.’s
(T:7731) acquisition of Optos
, (L:OPTS), the Scotland-based retinal imaging company, according to an announcement issued by RNS, the company news service from the London Stock Exchange.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:23 AM
MILAN—Luxottica Group S.p.A.
(MTA: LUX; NYSE: LUX) has announced the gifting of free treasury shares of the company to the group’s employees in Italy in honor of founder and chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio’s 80th birthday.
Friday, May 15, 2015 12:23 AM
SYLMAR, Calif.—Second Sight Medical Products, Inc.
(NASDAQ:EYES) reported $1.7 million of revenue for the first quarter of 2015 which ended March 31, 2015, up 159 percent compared with $0.7 million in the first quarter of 2014. The increase was primarily due to a higher number of implanted Argus II retinal prostheses in the first quarter of 2015 when compared to the year-ago quarter, the company said.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:29 AM
TOKYO—Strong sales of eyeglass lenses and electronics-related products boosted revenues for Hoya Corp.
(TOKYO: 7741) to 127,440 million yen for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2015, a 10.6 percent increase over the same period last year.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:26 AM
DUBLIN, Ireland—Actavis plc
(NYSE: ACT) reported a 59 percent leap in net revenues of $4.23 billion for the quarter ended March 31, compared to $2.66 billion in the first quarter 2014, which included $258 million in revenue from Allergan, as of the close of that acquisition of March 17, 2015.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:23 AM
LONGARONE, Italy—The board of directors of De Rigo Group
(NYSE: DER) have approved the full year 2014 financial results of the company, which close positively for the De Rigo Group, with growth in turnover, earnings and positive net financial position, the company said.
Monday, May 11, 2015 12:23 AM
CARLSBAD, Calif.—SPY Inc.
(OTCBB: XSPY) have announced their financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2015.
Monday, May 11, 2015 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Alan Homestead, OD, director of billing and coding for the Power Practice is set to join the May 13 edition of the “Power Hour.” He will be taking calls and separating fact from fiction regarding how to prepare for ICD 10. Additionally, Homestead will discuss common billing and coding myths.
Friday, May 08, 2015 12:26 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas—Novartis’
(NYSE: NVS) Alcon
division posted net sales of $2.6 billion for first quarter ending March 31, 2015, a 5 percent increase in constant currency over year ago.
Friday, May 08, 2015 12:23 AM
MONTREAL—Canadian optical retailer New Look Eyewear Inc.
(TSX: BCI) reported record revenues of $41.8 million for the first quarter ended March 28. 2015, an increase of 31.4 percent over the year ago period.
Monday, May 04, 2015 1:12 PM
MILAN— Luxottica Group S.p.A.
outlined strategic priorities, including growing share in emerging markets, expanding the brand portfolio and strengthening retail and e-commerce.
Friday, May 01, 2015 12:26 AM
LAVAL, Quebec—Valeant Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(NYSE/TSX: VRX) reported its total revenue for the first fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2015 was $2.2 billion, up 16 percent compared to the first quarter of 2014. Net income for Q1 was 74.5 million as compared to a loss of 20.3 million for the same period in 2014.
Friday, May 01, 2015 12:23 AM
LAS VEGAS—Chicago-based Monroe Capital LLC announced yesterday that it has increased the credit facility to Luxury Optical Holdings
(LOH), a group of high-end optical retail shops based here with locations throughout the U.S. LOH’s retail brands include Morgenthal Frederics, Robert Marc, Scene, Davante, Leonard Opticians and others.