Monday, May 04, 2015 1:12 PM
MILAN—During a board of directors meeting, Luxottica Group S.p.A.
outlined strategic priorities, including growing share in emerging markets, expanding the brand portfolio and strengthening retail and e-commerce.
Monday, May 04, 2015 12:27 AM
PORT CHESTER, N.Y.—Zyloware Eyewear
has announced the addition of Carlos Camargo as director of sales for Zyloware Latin America.
Monday, May 04, 2015 12:24 AM
OXFORD, England—Adjustable focus eyewear maker Adlens
, based here, has entered into a partnership with Lempereur Group, a European retailer and wholesaler.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:21 AM
Alternative and Plan "B" Eyewear
have acquired the exclusive North American distribution rights to a new children's line, NanoVista Optical.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:18 AM
RALEIGH, N.C.--Nova Capital
has finalized the acquisition of Reptile Sun
, a producer of high-performance polarized sunglasses. The new company will operate under the name Reptile Sun LLC and will relocate its headquarters to Dallas.
Friday, April 17, 2015 12:18 AM
has announced the promotion of John Nides to vice president of sales. Nides, who was previously vice president of sales, North America, of their Scojo New York brand, took on this expanded role effective March 1, 2015.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:40 PM
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah—In response to last month’s passage
of the “Contact Lens Consumer Protection Act” in Utah, three leading contact lens manufacturers (Alcon, Bausch + Lomb, and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care) have filed lawsuits to stop that state’s attorney general from enforcing the new law.
Friday, April 10, 2015 12:18 AM
has dropped its lawsuit
against Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.
and Pershing Square Management that was filed in response to Pershing Square’s purchase of Allergan stock just prior to Valeant’s unsuccessful bid for Allergan last year.
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 12:24 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Food and Drug Administration
(FDA) has updated its Import Alert 86-07 by adding the Chinese company, Wenzhou N&A Foreign Trade Corp. and removing Chao Zhou Kai Tai (Kui Hu) Optical Mfg. Co., also a Chinese company from its list, according to an announcement from The Vision Council
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:30 AM
SALT LAKE CITY—Friday afternoon, Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert signed into law the “Contact Lens Consumer Protection Act,” which bans contact lens manufacturers from utilizing Unilateral Product Pricing (UPP).
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—Kering Eyewear, which is in the midst of establishing its own, direct worldwide eyewear business as a division of the major luxury and sport lifestyle group, Kering
, will focus on nine of the Kering Group's portfolio of 22 designer and sport brands.
Friday, March 27, 2015 12:21 AM
DALTON, Mass.—Services will be held today for John Enright, 79, co-founder of Perferx Optical Co., who passed away on March 22 here.