Monday, September 01, 2014 2:14 PM
MILAN—In a conference call with financial analysts here following Luxottica’s announcement of a new co-CEO structure for corporate and markets functions and the departure of Andrea Guerra, as previously
today, new CEO Enrico Cavatorta reiterated that the company’s strategic direction remains constant, adding that any disagreements between former CEO Guerra and Luxottica founder and chairman, Leonardo Del Vecchio and the company’s board “had more to do with differences of opinion over the approach of the shared CEO structure and the new organizational model rather than any other issue.”
Monday, September 01, 2014 10:30 AM
MILAN—Following a board meeting here today,
Luxottica Group S.p.A.
(NYSE: LUX; MTA: LUX), announced the introduction of a new management structure based on a co-CEO model, one focused on Markets and the other dedicated to Corporate Functions.
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:01 AM
At Vision Monday, we see how vast and manifold the optical industry is every single day, but outside of a trade show, like this month’s Vision Expo West in Las Vegas, the rest of the industry is rarely afforded the same privilege.
Friday, August 29, 2014 12:30 AM
(NYSE: AGN) has asked the United States District Court for the Central District of California to set an expedited schedule for discovery and a motion for a preliminary injunction against
(NYSE: VRX), Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. and its principal, William A. Ackman, for violations of the federal securities laws, according to an announcement from Allergan.
Friday, August 29, 2014 12:24 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas –
, division of
(NYSE: NVS), announced this week that the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Aliso Viejo, Calif.-based
, a privately-held company that developed the ORA System, the first commercialized intra-operative guidance system for cataract surgeons implanting intra-ocular lenses (IOLs).
Thursday, August 28, 2014 6:15 AM
announced today that John Carrier, president and CEO of Essilor of America, has been appointed COO of Essilor International, alongside Paul du Saillant and Laurent Vacherot who are long-time co-COOs.
Monday, August 25, 2014 12:30 AM
ALBANY, N.Y.—Jan Cory, an experienced eyewear executive, has been named the new U.S. president of
Silhouette Optical, Ltd.