Monday, March 03, 2014 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—With all the mergers and acquisitions, new optical location
openings, and rebrandings that have recently occurred among the leading
U.S. optical retailers, this year has the potential for some
reshuffling among Vision Monday’s
annual rankings of the
Top 50 U.S. Optical Retailers
Friday, February 28, 2014 12:30 AM
expanding beyond the Pittsburgh region with tomorrow’s opening of a new
Eyetique location here in the Cleveland metropolitan area.
Monday, February 24, 2014 12:21 AM
(NYSE:COO) announced last week that it will serve as lead sponsor of
the first IACLE Contact Lens Educator of the Year Awards, a program
initiated by the International Association of Contact Lens Educators
(IACLE) to recognize contact lens educators worldwide for their
innovations and achievements in the field.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 3:21 PM
Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center, with 14 optical locations throughout
Arizona, was named Transitions Optical’s 2013 Regional Retailer of the
Monday, February 10, 2014 9:00 AM
National Vision, Inc.
(NVI), the leading independent value retailer of eyeglasses and contact lenses, and leading global investment firm
(NYSE: KKR) today announced that a definitive agreement has been signed whereby KKR will acquire the company from
, a Boston-based private equity firm.
Monday, February 10, 2014 12:34 AM
NEW YORK—The pending KKR acquisition of National Vision, Inc. (NVI) announced last Friday morning, as reported by
, is being pegged by financial news sources as potentially valued in excess of $1 billion.
Sunday, February 09, 2014 11:59 PM
The climate of today’s competitive eyewear market reflects the increasing importance of consumers relating to a brand’s story and image to forge a connection and prompt them to make a purchase.
Friday, February 07, 2014 12:27 AM
MILAN – Carlo Privitera has been named by Luxotttica (NYSE: LUX) to head its Glasses.com business.
Friday, January 31, 2014 12:24 AM
announced yesterday that it will launch a global advertising campaign
encouraging consumers to recognize the vital role eye heath plays in
overall health and lifestyle.
Monday, January 27, 2014 12:26 AM
EL PASO, Texas—After 45 years in the optical industry and after more than six years as president/CEO of
, Gordon Bishop has retired from the position and founded Optical Consultants.