Monday, August 17, 2015 7:07 AM
VIENNA, Va.—Capital Vision Services, LP (CVS) which provides management services to MyEyeDr.
optometry practices, has received an equity investment from a group led by Altas Partners
and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
(CDPQ), two large investment firms who are doing so in partnership with CVS’ co-founder and CEO Sue Downes.
Monday, August 10, 2015 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Warby Parker
has teamed up with Pop-In@Nordstrom to sell a selection of its eyewear and other products through the themed pop-up shops at six Nordstrom locations across the U.S. and online at Nordstrom.com/pop
Monday, July 20, 2015 12:10 AM
NEW YORK—Coming up with a theme for this Special Report year after year is no easy task. Some of us on the editorial team have been profiling optical’s Influential Women since VM’s Special Report began way back in 2003. The challenge is always the same: finding a theme that is fresh and dynamic, like the Influential Women themselves.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:30 AM
SALT LAKE CITY—An appeals court has extended the deadline Utah state attorneys have to reply in a lawsuit that three major contact lens manufacturers have filed against a Utah law that prevents contact lens manufacturers from establishing minimum prices on certain products.
Monday, July 13, 2015 12:30 AM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia—Following its recent rebranding
, online eyewear retailer, Clearly
has appointed Nancy Richardson as chief marketing officer. She was formerly vice president of digital and brand strategy at lululemon athletica.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 12:21 AM
PITTSBURGH—The newest brand to join the Norman Childs’ family of eyewear companies, Chromos Eyewear
opened its first physical location on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.
Friday, July 3, 2015 12:30 AM
TORONTO, Canada and DUBLIN, Ireland—Ocuco
, the Dublin-based international optical software company, has acquired the optical business of Acumenex
, provider of e-commerce solutions to leading chains, insurers and independent eyecare practitioners in the U.S. and Canada.