Monday, December 09, 2013 2:41 PM
NEW YORK—"’Tis the season to be careful,” is the motto of employers referring to holiday parties.
Monday, December 09, 2013 12:24 AM
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.—Revolution Eyewear has named Paul Tollefson national
sales manager. Tollefson brings more than 30 years of experience to the
role, with roles at Match Eyewear and Rem Eyewear.
Friday, December 06, 2013 8:30 AM
MILAN and NEW YORK—Luxottica [NYSE: LUX] has announced today the
appointment of Holly Rush to the position of president Wholesale North
America, effective Jan.1, 2014.
Friday, December 06, 2013 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—“FUTURE/NOW” is the theme for the 2014 Vision Monday
Global Leadership Summit, to be held here on March 26, 2014.
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 12:24 AM
OMAHA, Neb.—Frank J. Besch, president and CEO of
Barnett & Ramel Optical
, died in an automobile crash near Omaha on Nov. 21. He was 54 years old.
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 12:21 AM
OMAHA, Neb.—George Trobaugh, special projects manager for
Barnett & Ramel Optical
, died in an automobile crash near Omaha on Nov. 21. He was 59 years old.
Monday, November 25, 2013 10:59 AM
NEW YORK—As everyone knows, flu season is here. According to the
Walgreens Flu Impact Report
, U.S. adults missed an incredible 230 million work days during last year's flu season.
Monday, November 25, 2013 12:27 AM
American Board of Optometry
(ABO) elected new officers during its 2013 annual meeting held Nov. 15 here.
Monday, November 25, 2013 12:24 AM
independent eyewear brand based out of Encinitas, Calif., has announced
Mark Weber as the new president and general manager of the company.
Monday, November 25, 2013 12:21 AM
has announced that TJ Bottom has been promoted to the role of North American director of sales.
Friday, November 22, 2013 12:21 AM
(VEL) named William Krueger as its new executive vice president of sales and marketing.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:30 AM
CHICAGO—After more than 80 reported tornadoes tore through the Midwest
on Nov. 17, killing six and leaving hundreds of homes destroyed, optical
businesses and their communities are beginning to regroup.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:27 AM
PPR and owner of luxury brands Gucci, Saint Laurent Paris and Bottega
Veneta, among others, has hired Roberto Vedovotto, formerly CEO of
Safilo Group, to review the French group’s eyewear strategy, effective