Friday, October 14, 2016 3:11 PM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—After heavy rains caused catastrophic flooding in the Baton Rouge, Louisiana area, several eyecare practices were heavily impacted, causing them to close their offices for over a month. Partnering with nine VSP doctors, VSP Global was able to help more than 500 adults and children receive no-cost eyecare and replacement glasses as they needed. 433 of those received care onboard the VSP Mobile Eyes clinic.
Friday, October 7, 2016 9:58 AM
MANAGUA, Nicaragua—In June of this year, the very first optometry students graduated from the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN). After completing a five-year program, it was a proud day for the students and their families—and a momentous one for the future of eyecare in Nicaragua.
Friday, September 30, 2016 12:06 PM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—Many people have an interesting response when asked how they spent their summer vacation, but few are likely to top the story that VSP Global chief executive officer Jim McGrann can share.
Friday, September 23, 2016 12:45 AM
LAS VEGAS—Get the up close and personal view of Vision Expo West brought to you by the editors of Vision Monday, highlighting what was happening on the show floor—ranging from sessions on the latest business trends to product launches and press conferences.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:32 PM
LAS VEGAS—VM LIVE’s “Customer X 360” session, presented by Vision Monday
was held here at the start of Vision Expo West. The program offered a standing-room only crowd of optical retailers and suppliers perspectives on the rapid changes in technology and shifting consumer expectations.
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 4:39 PM
LAS VEGAS—With Expo still fresh on everyone’s minds, Vision Monday presents a slideshow to recap the sights and excitement that helped make up Vision Expo West. See who was at the industry parties held on the show floor and around Vegas last week. Highlights include a look at how the optical community honored Top Labs at Labapalooza and individuals who have made lasting contributions to the industry, as well as company milestones and celebrations of product launches.
Thursday, August 4, 2016 6:48 PM
NEW YORK—Eyewear was a bright star within the glittering array of accessories and fashion brands at the lively 20th anniversary gala for the Accessories Council’s ACE awards, honoring individuals and companies who have furthered the awareness and use of accessories.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 1:10 PM
LONDON—Vision Direct and Fight for Sight have joined forces to start #ThinkUV, a campaign urging people to protect their eyes and think about the dangers of ultra-violet (UV) rays this summer. As part of the campaign, the organizations will be encouraging everyone to take a sunglass selfie and help raise funds for pioneering research into sight loss prevention.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 12:25 PM
Kolor Up lenses from Essilor Sun Solution, the Essilor Group division dedicated to plano sun lenses, offer wearers a refreshing perception of colors and improved vision. Developed in cooperation with Essilor’s R&D teams, Kolor Up increases brightness and enhances the definition of colors, in addition to providing protection against the sun. The lenses are available in Rx and plano, in both polarized or non-polarized versions.
Friday, April 22, 2016 1:18 PM
NEW YORK—From recognizing women as major players in optical to celebrating company partnerships and products, New York City was a busy place to be on Saturday April 16 as Vision Expo East nighttime festivities wrapped up.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 12:52 PM
NEW YORK—See who was at the industry parties held around New York City on Friday April 15. Highlights include product launch parties held around town as well as honors for standout individuals in the optical industry. Look for more Vision Expo East photos coming soon on VisionMonday.com.