Friday, July 29, 2016 10:35 AM
EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y.—Essilor of America
announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in US Optical
, an East Syracuse, N.Y.-based wholesale optical laboratory with around $35 million in annual revenue.
Friday, July 29, 2016 12:24 AM
JENA, Germany—James Mazzo will join Carl Zeiss Meditec
as global president of ophthalmology with responsibility for the company’s new strategic business unit ophthalmology as well as Carl Zeiss Meditec's U.S. sales and service center.
Friday, July 29, 2016 12:21 AM
, developer of the Kamra corneal inlay and IC-8 IOL, announced that Alan Waterhouse has been appointed president and chief operating officer (COO) and William Link, PhD, has joined the company as chairman of the board.
Friday, July 29, 2016 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—Customer Experience, or CX, is one of the most talked about topics in retailing today, and for good reason.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12:24 AM
is acquiring key assets of Exciton
, a Dayton-based technology company with expertise in the development and integration of high performance dyes into the medical, electronic and optical industries.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12:21 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—The Vision Expo continuing education (CE) program, positively impacts practices and ultimately patients, according to research following Vision Expo East.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12:18 AM
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—Gerard Cottet, a longtime Essilor International
executive who was a principal architect of the company’s transformation from a French optical exporting company into a leading global optical supplier, passed away July 17 at age 84.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12:15 AM
LAKE FOREST, Calif.—Revision Optics, Inc.
, announced the appointment of Frank Shields to the newly created position of vice president of sales worldwide.
Monday, July 25, 2016 3:45 PM
MILAN—Luxottica Group S.p.A.
(NYSE:LUX) reported today modest gains in net sales and adjusted net income for the first half of 2016 ending June 30.
Monday, July 25, 2016 1:30 PM
NEW YORK—Luxury Optical Holdings
(LOH) announced today that it has named Timothy Mayhew as CEO, effective immediately.
Monday, July 25, 2016 12:21 AM
SYLMAR, Calif.—Second Sight Medical Products
announced that a five-year study of patients who have the Argus II artificial retina implant has yielded positive results.
Monday, July 25, 2016 12:18 AM
LAVAL, Quebec—Valeant Pharmaceuticals International
(NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) announced that it has received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the New Drug Application (NDA) for latanoprostene bunod ophthalmic solution, 0.024 percent, an intraocular pressure lowering single-agent eye drop for patients with open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
Monday, July 25, 2016 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—On the July 27 ‘Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
, he will share his Power Practice client list of “If I’d only known then what I know now” advice.