Wednesday, October 7, 2015 12:15 AM
DALLAS—The Optical Women’s Association
(OWA) has announced a new webinar for its members, “Empowering Your Team to Create a Customer Centric Company Culture.”
Monday, October 5, 2015 12:15 AM
2015 took place from Sept. 25 to 28 at the Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition center, north of Paris.
This year, organizers reported, 34,250 attendees, a rise of 5 percent rise in visiting professionals. There were a total of 892 exhibitors in the 33,300 square meters and Vision Monday was on hand to capture the scene at the 48th edition of the four-day show.
to see the slideshow for a glimpse into the newly rebranded “largest flagship store dedicated to vision,” as organizers called it.
Friday, October 2, 2015 12:09 PM
PARIS—Silmo 2015 took place from September 25-28 at the Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition center, north of Paris.
This year, organizers reported, 34,250 attendees, a rise of 5 percent rise in visiting professionals. International visitors were in the majority, with 57 percent of attendees from around the world and 43 percent representing French opticians, who turned out in greater numbers this year, according to the show. There were a total of 892 exhibitors in the 33,300 square meters, an increase of 5.3 percent of exhibition, with 75 percent of them coming from abroad.
Monday, September 28, 2015 12:27 AM
PARIS—In 2015, Silmo
hosted over 1,350 brands in the world of optics. On Friday, Sept. 25 the Silmo d'Or awards were held to honor 10 of those brands at the Maison de la Radio, located at 116 Avenue du Président Kennedy, here.
Monday, September 28, 2015 12:15 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—from sessions on the latest business trends to product launches, press conferences and of course, celebrity sightings and a few additional parties. Click here
to view the latest slideshow.
Sunday, September 27, 2015 1:35 PM
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, press conferences and of course, celebrity sightings.
Friday, September 25, 2015 12:27 AM
PARIS—Silmo 2015 is scheduled to take place from Sept. 25 to 28 at the Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition center.
Friday, September 25, 2015 12:15 AM
LAS VEGAS—With Expo still fresh on everyone’s minds, Vision Monday presents a slideshow
to recap some of 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 individuals who have made lasting contributions to the industry, as well as celebrations of company anniversaries and product launches.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 10:16 PM
LAS VEGAS—A standing-room-only crowd of representatives of leading optical businesses attended VM LIVE’s presentation of “Tech’s Appeal—Digital Tools to Seduce the Savvy Retail Customer” to learn what mobile technology can do for their businesses.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 8:53 PM
LAS VEGAS—With Expo still fresh on everyone’s minds, Vision Monday presents a slideshow to recap some of the sights and excitement that helped make up Vision Expo West.
Friday, September 18, 2015 12:30 AM
LAS VEGAS—International Vision Expo & Conference is where the entire eyecare community convenes under one roof to discuss the state of the industry and what lies ahead—whether it’s product types or hot topics, Expo helps keep the conversation going, according to show organizers.
Friday, September 18, 2015 12:00 AM
LAS VEGAS—The Optical Lab Division meeting is the complete lab event with each component, from education to exclusive receptions and events, thoughtfully designed to help lab professionals grow and succeed.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 12:30 AM
LAS VEGAS—As the Show gets underway today attendees will find exclusive opportunities offered at Vision Expo West this year, including more than 85 parties and co-located events as well as a host of buying opportunities. “We have such a vibrant mix of professional backgrounds,” said Deborah Castor, VP, Shows and Meetings for The Vision Council.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 12:00 AM
Understanding effective retail and customer service strategies is paramount to successfully making your eyecare practice stand out from the competition. The Vision Expo West Keynote series offers dynamic and relevant presentations led by visionaries both inside and outside of the optical industry:
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 12:00 AM
CHICAGO—American frame-making is back. Europa International is producing its first collection, STATE Optical Co., from its new American-based Independent Eyewear Manufacturing (IEM) factory, located here. Europa announced its intention to build a new, functional factory one year ago, when the company announced the acquisition of American made eyewear brands, Frieze Frames and Anvi Frieze.