Monday, October 5, 2015 12:30 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Last week, California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 684
into law on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, paving the way for more flexibility in relationships among optometrists, opticians, optical companies and managed vision care plans.
Monday, October 5, 2015 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are hosting the seventh annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year.
Friday, September 25, 2015 12:24 AM
LONGARONE, Italy—De Rigo Vision S.p.A.
and British luxury brand Dunhill
, part of the Richemont Group, have announced an exclusive license agreement for the design, production and worldwide distribution of the Dunhill-branded optical and sun collection.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 12:21 AM
RAMSEY, Minn.—Vision Ease
revealed its new brand strategy, including a new logo mark and brand identity, during a reception at Vision Expo West held last week in Las Vegas.
Saturday, September 19, 2015 12:21 AM
MADISON, Wis.—A new business services company for eyecare professionals, Rev360
, was launched to deliver data-driven services enabled by RevolutionEHR practice data. The concept for Rev360 began nearly two years ago when RevolutionEHR introduced RevCycle, a revenue cycle management service for RevolutionEHR users.
Monday, September 14, 2015 12:33 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif.—The Calif. legislature voted to approve new legislation (AB 684
) governing the relationships among optometrists, opticians, optical companies and MVC plans.
Monday, September 14, 2015 12:24 AM
AUBREY, Texas—To help eyecare professionals share patient information while adhering to new health care regulations, Quuxx
launched earlier this year with plans to introduce a full suite of cloud-based integrated solutions known as the vRxID Solution Suite
Friday, September 11, 2015 12:30 AM
LOS ANGELES—Dita Group
has announced a 100 percent acquisition stake in the Christian Roth
Friday, September 4, 2015 12:15 AM
HICKSVILLE, N.Y.—Started in May of 2015, Mitchell Zimberg, formerly of Zimco, has founded The Chlogän Eyewear Group, based here.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:15 AM
LOS ANGELES—As part of the company’s continued growth in North America, Jacques Durand Occhiali
has awarded distribution of its brands throughout Canada to Gramercy Eyewear
, based here, starting Sept. 1, 2015. Gramercy Eyewear is already the brands’ distributor in the U.S. market.
Monday, August 31, 2015 12:16 AM
VICTOR, N.Y.—One of the world’s leading contact lens manufacturers, CooperVision, Inc.
(a unit of The Cooper Companies, Inc.
NYSE: COO), celebrated the grand opening of its new corporate offices here in the vicinity of Rochester, N.Y., with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, Aug. 27, 2015.
Monday, August 31, 2015 12:00 AM
MARIETTA, Georgia—“What started the company was when I made the first call to a little town called Pascagoula, Mississippi,” shared Wayne McGee, founder and CEO of The McGee Group. “I didn’t know anything about eyewear. At the time, I was working for a packaging company that taught me all about color and design theory and what colors would attract a shopper.”
Monday, August 10, 2015 12:18 AM
MELVILLE, N.Y.—Marchon Eyewear, Inc.,
a VSP Global company, has announced that General Optical (GenOp) and Marchon Australia have become wholly owned subsidiaries.
Friday, July 24, 2015 12:27 AM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Inc. (JJVC) plans a major expansion to its production and laboratory facilities here with a capital investment of $301 million, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced Wed., July 22, 2015.