Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:30 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—To improve eye health awareness and encourage regular eyecare among ethnic populations at greater risk for health problems that can lead to serious vision impairment,
hosted a roundtable discussion exploring a greater need for eyecare professionals to collaborate with other key influencers.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:26 AM
(NYSE: AGN) reported $1,827.3 million total product net sales for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, a 15.9 percent compared to total product net sales in the second quarter of 2013.
Monday, July 21, 2014 2:30 PM
LEWISVILLE, Texas—Spectacle lens maker
Hoya Vision Care
, which signed a multi-year contract with eye diagnostics company
last week, will be piloting a program in the U.S. with a select group of optometric practices, which will offer eyecare professionals EasyScan.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:33 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif.—The recent collaboration between
, Google and designer Diane von Furstenberg that produced a
fashionable take on Google Glass
resulted from a new VSP Global initiative announced last week.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:27 AM
YORKTOWN, Va. -
Naval Ophthalmic Support and Training Activity (NOSTRA)
the Department of Defense’s largest and leading optical fabrication
laboratory, hosted a change of command ceremony here July 11, where
Capt. Paul A. Andre relieved Capt. Matthew E. Newton as commanding
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
When Nate Bonilla-Warford, OD, owner of Bright Eyes Family Vision Care
on the west side of Tampa, Fla. set his eyes on a second practice on
Tampa’s east side, he had an instinct it would have to convey “no
grownups allowed”—or in his words, be a “non-threatening, fun and
comfortable” environment for young kids to receive specialized eyecare.
Friday, July 18, 2014 12:24 AM
announced that the
Opticians Association of America
(OAA) and affiliated State Associations will receive a royalty payment
of $7,075.34 earned for eyecare product orders placed by their members
on VisionWeb over the last 12 months.
Thursday, July 17, 2014 3:30 PM
Enter stressed, suburban Mom. Today she will take her daughter on her first driving lesson. Yikes!
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 12:25 AM
UITHOORN, The Netherlands—Spectacle lens maker
Hoya Vision Care
has signed a multi-year contract with eye diagnostics company
opticians EasyScan, a fundus camera that can perform a three-minute
eyecare test that provides medical-grade images of the retina without
the need of pupil dilation.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 7:35 AM
, the eyecare division of
, has entered into an agreement with a division of
to license its "smart lens" technology for all ocular medical
Monday, July 14, 2014 12:27 AM
GOLDEN, Colo.—Now in its seventh year, the
World Sight Day Challenge
has set a goal of $1 million for its 2014 campaign.
Friday, July 11, 2014 12:30 AM
company that promotes advocacy and independence for those who are blind
or low vision, has named Gene Johnson vice president and general manager
of Envision Industries, its product manufacturing and assembly
Friday, July 11, 2014 12:24 AM
, a provider of frames and accessory products, is the latest industry partner to join the
Think About Your Eyes
national public outreach campaign.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 10:00 AM
NEW YORK—“I think everyone should be able to see,” says the schoolgirl
narrating this video about OneSight’s latest initiative to provide
eyecare and eyewear to underserved children in New York City.