Wednesday, July 22, 2015 12:27 AM
, the on-demand, mobile refraction service that launched in New York City this spring, is encountering pushback from state and national optometric associations.
Monday, July 20, 2015 12:10 AM
NEW YORK—Coming up with a theme for this Special Report year after year is no easy task. Some of us on the editorial team have been profiling optical’s Influential Women since VM’s Special Report began way back in 2003. The challenge is always the same: finding a theme that is fresh and dynamic, like the Influential Women themselves.
Friday, July 17, 2015 12:30 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Energeyes Association
board of directors has announced the election of their new 2015/2016 executive team. This is the first change in leadership for this young and growing association, according to the organization.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:15 AM
caught up with many of the leaders of the American Optometric Association (AOA), honored guests and optometric dignitaries who participated in this year’s Optometry’s Meeting.
Wednesday, July 08, 2015 12:18 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—Vision Expo West 2015 will deliver over 320 hours of Education
focused on eyecare professionals' ever-changing landscape and scope when Expo is held this September at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Education: Sept. 16-19, 2015; Exhibition: Sept. 17-19, 2015.)
Friday, July 03, 2015 12:30 AM
TORONTO, Canada and DUBLIN, Ireland—Ocuco
, the Dublin-based international optical software company, has acquired the optical business of Acumenex
, provider of e-commerce solutions to leading chains, insurers and independent eyecare practitioners in the U.S. and Canada.
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 12:30 AM
ST. LOUIS, Mo.—Clarkson Eyecare
, one of the largest eyecare groups in the Midwest, has acquired EyeCare Associates
(ECA), a 19-office optometry practice in Alabama and Pinnacle Optical LLC, a full-service wholesale lab in Alabama. Details of the transaction, which was backed by FFL Partners
, a San Francisco-based U.S. private equity firm, were not disclosed.