Wednesday, December 04, 2013 9:30 AM
, through its affiliate Marcolin USA, and
., have announced they have finalized the acquisition of
, effective today. The news was first
on Oct. 24.
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 12:20 AM
New Look Eyewear Inc
reported that it has completed its acquisition of the assets and
business of Vogue Optical Inc. of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 7:00 AM
MONTREAL, Quebec—Canadian optical retailer New Look Eyewear Inc. (TSX:
BCI) announced late yesterday that it has entered into definitive
agreements to acquire the assets and business of Vogue Optical Inc., a
major regional Canada retailer based in Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island. The purchase price of the assets and business of Vogue Optical
will be $74 million, subject to normal price adjustments, New Look’s sta
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:30 AM
CHICAGO—After more than 80 reported tornadoes tore through the Midwest
on Nov. 17, killing six and leaving hundreds of homes destroyed, optical
businesses and their communities are beginning to regroup.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:20 AM
New Look Eyewear Inc
(TSX:BCI), the Eastern Canadian eyecare provider, has released its
financial results for the third quarter and first nine months 2013 ended
Monday, November 18, 2013 12:27 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—
has named the finalists for its annual Transitions Awards program,
which recognizes optical labs, optical retailers and independent eyecare
professionals for their year-long commitment to promoting eye health
and photochromic lenses.
Monday, November 18, 2013 12:21 AM
TORONTO—Eyeglasses and contact lenses retailer, Coastal Contacts, Inc.
will open its first physical store in Eastern Canada here on Nov. 29,
2013, this year’s Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year
Friday, October 25, 2013 12:24 AM
, a national alliance of eyecare providers, will launch Eye Care University, a new training program for members next year.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 12:00 PM
LAS VEGAS—While some optical retailers are embracing the latest in retailing technologies, many are lagging behind.
Friday, October 18, 2013 12:30 AM
GLENDORA, N.J.—On Sept. 30, Refac Optical Group (ROG) and Nationwide Vision closed the transaction previously announced between the two optical retail companies earlier in September, as
Thursday, October 17, 2013 10:00 AM
After searching coast to coast for the second lineup of Vision Monday’s
‘Best of Optical Shops,’ a truth has emerged: Readers’ vote contests
are here to stay and are continuing to serve as useful tools for
independent optical shops throughout North America.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 12:24 AM
SEATTLE—The online eyewear retailer that caters to women, Rivet & Sway has introduced a pop-up boutique that fits on a custom designed tricycle for display in beauty salons.
Friday, September 20, 2013 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—On the heels of its recent expansion in the luxury optical sector,
Luxury Optical Holdings
(LOH) has acquired
Leonard Opticians Ltd.
, the high end optical operation with two stores in New York and one in Los Angeles.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 12:24 AM
held a ribbon-cutting ceremony here yesterday to unveil its new prototype store design.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—A limited number of seats are still available for Vision Monday
’s upcoming dba LIVE
conference in Las Vegas on Oct. 2.