Monday, February 8, 2016 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—While much of the country is battling winter weather, organizers of the EyeRock concert are busy preparing for the popular spring fundraiser.
Monday, February 8, 2016 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Nick Despotidis
, OD, will be the guest on the Feb. 10 episode of “The Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 12:15 PM
LEWISVILLE, Texas—Hoya Vision Care
announced today the acquisition of Nexus Vision Group
, headquartered in Grove City, Ohio, and its affiliated laboratory partners in five states. The purchase price was not announced.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 12:21 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn.— Dr. J. Bart Campbell has been appointed vice president of academic affairs at Southern College of Optometry
. Campbell has been serving as interim VP since March 2015.
Monday, February 1, 2016 12:30 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The national Think About Your Eyes
campaign has wrapped up its record breaking 2015 efforts, reaching more consumers and producing more eye exams than ever before.
Monday, February 1, 2016 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.— Full-time OD and mother, Dori Carlson, OD, will be the guest on the Feb. 3 edition of “The Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 12:23 AM
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J.—Johnson & Johnson
(NYSE: JNJ) announced sales of $17.8 billion for the fourth quarter of 2015, a decrease of 2.4 percent as compared to the fourth quarter of 2014.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 12:15 AM
, has acquired 50.1 percent shares of ifa systems AG
, a company listed in the Entry Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Germany.
Monday, January 25, 2016 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—International Vision Expo & Conference has made additions to its learning formats and expanded content for all ECPs for the upcoming Vision Expo East in April.
Monday, January 25, 2016 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.— EyeXam founder and CEO, Dr. Nikki Iravani will be the guest on the Jan. 27 edition of “The Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
Friday, January 22, 2016 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—The latest Optical Business Barometer (OBB) report from Jobson Optical Research
, which gauges the attitudes about their business and their business outlook among independent eyecare professionals, shows that the overall optical business rating for December 2015 increased to 3.93 from a November 2015 rating of 3.80.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 12:21 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn.—The board of trustees at Southern College of Optometry
(SCO) has appointed Professor Lewis Reich, OD, Ph.D., as the institution’s new president. Reich has been serving as interim president since March 2015.
Monday, January 18, 2016 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—Keeping up with the changing consumer and the new competitive environment will be as challenging as ever in 2016. However, the broadening of definitions of what comprises a positive “customer experience” will pose more opportunities for optical retailers and ECPs to find ways to provide a satisfactory and compelling buying and patient interaction—across both brick and “click” channels, experts say.
Monday, January 18, 2016 12:29 AM
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