Monday, August 15, 2016 12:30 AM
CINCINNATI—Ronald Cooke, Jr. will be joining Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc.
, and the ECP Network
, as executive vice president, according to Dr. Ronald F. Cooke, chairman of the board and CEO of Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc.
Monday, August 15, 2016 12:00 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—GSRx, a supplier of frames, lenses and lab services based here, is introducing Proper Optics, a consumer-facing brand and in-store marketing concept. Proper Optics is designed to give independent eyecare practices what GSRx describes as “complete, premium eyewear at a price point that allows them to retain more patients in their optical, increase second pair sales and attract new patients.”
Friday, July 29, 2016 10:35 AM
EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y.—Essilor of America
announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in US Optical
, an East Syracuse, N.Y.-based wholesale optical laboratory with around $35 million in annual revenue.
Friday, July 8, 2016 12:21 AM
is expanding its Walman Instruments
division through the acquisition of Eye Care Alliance
(ECA), an Apex, N.C. company that specializes in the refurbishment, repair and support of advanced technology instrumentation such as OCTs (Optical Coherence Tomography) and automated perimeters.
Monday, June 27, 2016 12:24 AM
GERMANTOWN, Wis.—Satisloh North America
recently completed a 13,000 square foot addition to its warehouse here as well as moving its training program into space vacated by another tenant.
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.
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM
PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Safilo Group has launched a prescription program for its Smith brand in the U.S. The program offers simplified proprietary lens and frame solutions.
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:00 AM
ERIE, Pa.—Vision for the Poor reported that a new optical lab and service is now up and running at the Divino Nino Jesus (DNJ) Eye Hospital in Lima, Peru
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 12:27 AM
GERMANTOWN, Wis.— Satisloh North America
is strengthening support for its Canadian customers by partnering with third-party logistics company, Icecorp
, in Mississauga, Ontario for consumables inventory and fulfillment.
Monday, June 6, 2016 12:21 AM
PORTLAND, Ore.—Juanita (Bonnie) M. Sericko, a veteran optical laboratory owner who played an influential role in the development of the U.S. lab industry, passed away here on May 24 at the age of 99.
Friday, May 13, 2016 12:18 AM
has finalized an agreement to manufacture ophthalmic lenses under license from Shaw Vision Inc.
, a Toronto, Canada-based company that is the largest supplier of iseikonic and isophoric prescription eyeglass lens technology.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Starting today, optical companies in California must label products that contain the chemical BpA (Bisphenol A) and place signs in workplaces notifying workers if materials they may come into contact with contain the chemical.