Wednesday, September 27, 2017 12:23 AM
DUBLIN— Allergan plc
(NYSE: AGN) has authorized a new $2 billion share repurchase program and affirmed its commitment to increase its cash dividend for shareholders as part of a capital allocation strategy, according to an announcement earlier this week.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 12:30 AM
VANCOUVER—Online eyewear retailer Clearly
has named Arnaud Bussieres as managing director and Alex Buhler as chief technology officer.
Friday, September 15, 2017 12:18 AM
ATLANTA—Visioneering Technologies Inc.
(VTI), a global company dedicated to improving vision care, has named Douglas P. Benoit, OD, FAAO, executive director, professional affairs, a new position at the company.
Monday, September 4, 2017 12:30 AM
announced that Barbara Piper has been named president, effective Sept. 1, 2017. In her new role, she will be responsible for furthering the company’s growth strategy in Canada.
Friday, September 1, 2017 12:21 AM
has appointed optical industry veterans Dave Eichelberger as vice president of sales, and Sue Creek as director of sales.
Friday, September 1, 2017 12:18 AM
SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn.—Coburn Technologies
has appointed Jason Arnold as director of lab works for the U.S. market.
Monday, August 7, 2017 12:30 AM
TAMPA, Fla.—Argus Dental & Vision Inc.
, an administrator of dental and vision benefits, has created a wholly owned subsidiary, Excedis Inc.
, to provide assistance to its Medicare and Medicaid health care partners.
Friday, August 4, 2017 12:21 AM
ELMONT, N.Y.—Eastern States Eyewear
(ESE) has announced the retirement of longtime vice president of sales and marketing Phil Cohen and has promoted Bert Rosado and Michael Biondi as vice presidents of sales for the Eastern region and Western region, respectively.
Friday, August 4, 2017 12:18 AM
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.—ABB Optical Group
, one of the nation’s leading distributors of optical products, has announced that Steve Heft has joined the company as senior vice president of operations.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 12:24 AM
PADUA Italy and SECAUCUS, N.J.—Safilo Group
has announced the relocation of its North American headquarters.