Friday, October 31, 2014 12:27 AM
The Satisloh Group
has appointed Larry Clarke as president and chief operating officer of Satisloh AG, effective Oct. 1.
Friday, October 31, 2014 12:24 AM
MILAN, Italy—Against the backdrop of a strong third fiscal quarter, which saw increases in the company’s retail and wholesale division, worldwide and, particularly, in North America,
(NYSE:LUX) said Wednesday that its board of directors, upon the chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio’s recent proposal, entrusted Massimo Vian, on an interim basis, with all executive responsibilities until former P&G exec Adil Mehboob-Khan officially joins Luxottica as co-CEO, markets in January 2015, as
Friday, October 31, 2014 12:21 AM
has signed an agreement with
, an online marketplace for health care services, to provide cash-based care through the managed vision care provider’s network of optometrists, ophthalmologists and dispensing locations.
Friday, October 31, 2014 12:18 AM
has announced the acquisition of a new 3,500 square meter manufacturing facility in the heart of the eyewear district, based here.
Friday, October 31, 2014 12:15 AM
PORTLAND, Ore.—A record-breaking number of optometrists attended the
Great Western Council of Optometry
annual congress at the Oregon Convention Center and Crowne Plaza hotel here earlier this month, Oct. 9 to 12, 2014. The 635 ODs, 127 allied ophthalmic professionals, and 231 students in attendance came from 41 states and three Canadian provinces.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 4:05 PM
MILAN—Against the backdrop of a strong third fiscal quarter, which saw increases in the company’s retail and wholesale division, worldwide,
said its board of directors, today, upon the chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio’s recent proposal, entrusted Massimo Vian, on an interim basis, with all executive responsibilities until Adil Mehboob-Khan joins Luxottica as co-CEO.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 12:21 AM
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.—
, one of the country’s largest buying groups, has released a new rebate program for its members, called The Look Rebate Program.
Monday, October 27, 2014 12:27 AM
CHICAGO—Results reported by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) on a long-awaited comprehensive prospective, multi-center study on the safety and efficacy of Lasik were well-received by refractive surgeons in attendance at the recent American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
held in Chicago, according to eye surgeon Lance Kugler, MD, president of the
Refractive Surgery Alliance
Monday, October 27, 2014 12:24 AM
reported that it has acquired a majority stake in Company Grand Vision, a distributor of ophthalmic and contact lenses in Russia.
Monday, October 27, 2014 12:21 AM
SAN ANTONIO—National eyewear retailer,
is sponsoring the “Project Runway All Stars The Better Look Sweepstakes” in partnership with Lifetime’s hit television series
Project Runway All Stars
Monday, October 27, 2014 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Understanding which are the most important benchmarks for optometric practices, with insights from Steve Sunder from
, will be the topic of the Oct. 29 “Power Hour.”
Monday, October 27, 2014 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—Halloween is the perfect time to pretend to be someone or something else. In this edition of
Bold Face: Boo!
we feature three celebrities who not only help inspire creative Halloween costume ideas but prove that sometimes a great pair of sunglasses, this time from Marchon, REM and Dita, is all you need for an effective disguise.
Friday, October 24, 2014 12:27 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C.—WASHINGTON, D.C.—Blindness would have the greatest impact on day-to-day life, according to the majority of respondents in a recent poll commissioned by Research!America and the Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (AEVR).