Monday, June 27, 2016 12:27 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Industry veteran Mike Daley, chief executive officer of The Vision Council
, has announced that he will retire in late 2016.
Monday, June 27, 2016 12:24 AM
GERMANTOWN, Wis.—Satisloh North America
recently completed a 13,000 square foot addition to its warehouse here as well as moving its training program into space vacated by another tenant.
Monday, June 27, 2016 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Tips on office design featuring architect, Joost Bende, will be the topic of the June 29 edition of “The Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice.
Monday, June 27, 2016 12:15 AM
SAN FRANCISCO—The American Academy of Ophthalmology
is highlighting the fact that “the number of eye injuries caused by fireworks has more than doubled in recent years” and is providing tips on how to help prevent these injuries.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12:24 AM
DALLAS—Essilor of America
has acquired AllAboutVision.com, VMail
has learned. AllAboutVision.com
is a consumer website designed as a source of unbiased and comprehensive information about eye health, vision correction, and vision correction products and services.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—Warby Parker
said it will open a new 34,000 square-foot optical laboratory in Sloatsburg, N.Y., a town in Rockland County, just north of New York City.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—Services will be held here on Sunday for Alden Norman Haffner, OD, PhD, FAAO, who passed away on June 22.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 11:05 AM
, one of the largest integrated health care delivery and financing networks in the country, confirmed to VMail
that the company is exploring options which could result in the sale of its HVHC vision business.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:21 AM
LEUVEN, Belgium—Materialise NV
(NASDAQ: MTLS), a provider of additive manufacturing software and 3D printing technology for the medical, industrial and eyewear markets, announced that it is collaborating with Luxexcel
, a Dutch start-up of customized 3D printed optics.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:18 AM
OXFORD, U.K.—Vision for a Nation
has been awarded top prize in the International Aid and Development category by the United Kingdom’s Charity Awards Programme
, the U.K. charity sector’s most prestigious and longest-running awards program.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:15 AM
NEW ORLEANS—Marking its 10th anniversary this year, PECAA
(Professional Eyecare Associates of America) held its annual meeting here last month, a blend of business and networking opportunities against the backdrop of the unique atmosphere, sights and sounds of New Orleans.
Monday, June 20, 2016 12:24 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C.—A veteran Democratic congressman wants to expand Medicare's benefits to provide vision, hearing and dental care to seniors.