Monday, December 15, 2014 12:01 AM
NEW YORK—In keeping with the theme of this year’s Special Report, we think the group of honorees for 2014 are all “Wonder Women” in their own way, showing signs of strength and courage while always looking out for those in need. This year’s list of Influential Women is as varied as the optical industry itself, spanning the worlds of vision care, retailing, manufacturing, distribution, dispensing and designing.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 12:21 AM
, North America's largest, independent optometric alliance has achieved a company milestone by adding its 3,000th location, according to an announcement from the company.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 12:21 AM
, the eyewear e-tailing brand based here with a growing brick-and-mortar presence in select markets throughout the country, has launched two more physical locations within one week, one in San Francisco and the other in Chicago.
Monday, November 24, 2014 12:24 AM
PORTLAND, Ore.—Members of several U.S. vision-related associations and retailers and suppliers are spearheading a project to develop standardized voluntary certification of online optical retailers with
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 12:21 AM
ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Visionworks is notifying as many as 75,000 of the national retail chain’s customers that it has learned of an incident that may involve personal information of individuals who received services at its Jennifer Square, Annapolis, Md., location.
Monday, November 10, 2014 2:00 PM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—
VSP Vision Care
has entered into an agreement with
, a division of
, to provide VSP members access to Pearle Vision stores throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico as VSP network providers.
Monday, November 10, 2014 12:24 AM
GREEN BAY, Wis.—
has introduced its new Asher & Ivy eyewear collection available exclusively for purchase online. Described in a company statement as having “hipster attitude and a bit of geek chic,” the Shopko original eyewear line went live online on the company’s updated website last week.