HEAR/SAY

By Staff
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM

NewGradOptometry.com's Scope of Practice Map

By Catherine Wolinski
Friday, July 18, 2014 10:30 AM Now that graduation season is over, new graduate optometrists are stepping onto the OD scene across the country. Many of these eager eye docs are soon to encounter unforeseen limitations to their practice.

'Rocky' Rules in SUNY Student Bowl Rules Video

By John Sailer
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 4:00 PM With the 23rd Varilux Student Bowl held in Philadelphia in conjunction with the recent Optometry’s Meeting, it was fitting that last year’s Spirit Award winners, SUNY School of Optometry, chose a “Rocky” theme for this year’s rules video.

July 4 Fireworks Warning: Optical Organizations Urge Avoiding Eye Injury

By Staff
Friday, July 04, 2014 12:18 AM NEW YORK—As the July 4th holiday commences, optical organizations are urging the public to be aware of the threat of fireworks to eye safety and the potential for eye injury and blindness that fireworks may cause.

Play it Safe this Fourth of July—(Not So) Fun Facts About Fireworks

By Catherine Wolinski
Thursday, July 03, 2014 1:30 PM We know the July 4th weekend is famous for fireworks and fun, but many optical organizations and public safety advocates are issuing warnings about the dangers of the festivity that have proven to wreak havoc throughout the Independence Day season.

Print Your Own Specs

By Andrew Karp
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 3:00 PM 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is quickly moving into the consumer realm thanks to the recent availability of compact, affordable printers for do-it-yourselfers who like to design and make things.

Things People Don't Understand About Cloud Computing in Optical (GIFs)

By Catherine Wolinski
Thursday, June 12, 2014 12:30 PM Thoughts about office systems technology got your head in the clouds? Well, it’s time to stop dreaming and get your head in the cloud—cloud computing for your optical business.

Pearle Vision Franchise Opp

By John Sailer
Friday, June 06, 2014 10:10 AM Serial entrepreneur and social media blogger, Brandon Gaille, recently posted a “ Review of the Pearle Vision Franchise Opp and Startup Costs,” complete with video interviews with those who have been through the process.

Shwood Fifty/Fifty Collection, Cooler Than Cool

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 2:00 PM The brand-new Fifty/Fifty Titanium Collection from Shwood features frames cut from a single sheet of high-quality titanium and paired with domestic hardwood temples.

HEAR/SAY

By Staff
Monday, May 19, 2014 12:00 AM

100 Million Online Orders: Then Vs. Now

By Marge Axelrad
Friday, May 16, 2014 10:30 AM A major milestone was reached recently, as one b-to-b order placed from Traverse City, Mich. placed through VisionWeb marked a collective 100 million online orders placed through the online ordering portal since its origin in 2001.

Five Tips for a Lifetime of Healthy Vision

By Catherine Wolinski
Thursday, May 08, 2014 3:30 PM Eyesight is important. Maintaining healthy eyesight, for those of us lucky enough to have it, should be a top priority, no matter your age, genes or lifestyle.

Restoring Vision Expands Its Reach Through Fulbright Scholars

By Marge Axelrad
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 4:00 PM SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—A new pilot social innovation partnering RestoringVision and Fulbright alumni will mean that thousands of people living in developing countries will receive the gift of better sight through new reading glasses.

VSP/Google Glass to Add 100,000 Explorers

By John Sailer
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 1:30 PM Jim McGrann, VSP Vision Care president, described the company’s partnership with Google Glass on Fox News.
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