Bono Launches First PSA for Revo ‘Buy Vision, Give Sight’ Campaign

By Staff
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 12:24 AM NEW YORK—As part of the “Buy Vision, Give Sight” Campaign, Bono, the U2 lead singer and activist, launched his first PSA-video for the program, a campaign working to prevent vision impairment and blindness in more than five million people by 2020.

Furla Extends Its License With De Rigo Vision Ahead of Expiration Date

By Staff
Monday, October 26, 2015 12:27 AM MILAN— Eager to increase its lifestyle appeal, Furla has extended its license with De Rigo Vision, ahead of its expiration date, for another five years until 2022, according to an announcement from De Rigo Vision.

De Rigo Vision Announces Exclusive License Agreement With Dunhill

By Staff
Friday, September 25, 2015 12:24 AM LONGARONE, Italy—De Rigo Vision S.p.A. and British luxury brand Dunhill, part of the Richemont Group, have announced an exclusive license agreement for the design, production and worldwide distribution of the Dunhill-branded optical and sun collection.

Eyewear Designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of America to Present Panel Discussion at Vision Expo

By Staff
Friday, September 11, 2015 12:15 AM LAS VEGAS—Following a successful debut at International Vision Expo East, the Eyewear Designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (edCFDA) will gather here at Vision Expo West for a high-end designer panel discussion on Sept. 18.

Main Street Capital Partners With I-deal Optics

By Staff
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:27 AM TROY, Mich.—I-deal Optics, a leading wholesale distributor of high margin eyewear and sunwear, has announced that Main Street Capital Holdings, LLC has partnered with the company. Financial terms of the deal were undisclosed.

Kidz Biz 2015

By Alexandrea Mobijohn
Monday, August 17, 2015 12:01 AM For those in pursuit of a new fashion statement, an affordable investment or breakthrough technologies in children’s eyewear, Vision Monday delivers the latest in Kidz Biz news.

Spy Inc. Reports Results for Q2 and First Half 2015

By Staff
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 12:26 AM CARLSBAD, Calif.—Spy Inc. (OTCBB: XSPY) has announced their financial results for the second quarter and first half ended June 30, 2015.

Jobson Optical Research Issues the 2015 Selling Eyewear To Children Report

By Staff
Friday, June 12, 2015 12:18 AM NEW YORK—Jobson Optical Research’s latest report, the 2015 Selling Eyewear To Children, explores the children's optical industry and outlines consumer buying patterns for distinct age categories within the Infants, Kids and Tweens & Teens segments.

The Ultimate Accessory

By VM Staff
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:01 AM Eyewear is perhaps the first accessory people notice, which means frames must have innovative design, distinct details, and lenses that protect eyes and improve sight. The ability to translate all of these functions into a single product is what designers and fashion brands strive for, and is what makes eyewear the ultimate accessory. Read all about it in this joint editorial initiative of Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine.

Optical Retail Leaders Stay Connected to Stay Relevant

By Catherine Wolinski
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:26 AM In the fifth session of the VM Global Leadership Summit, three key decision makers took the stage to discuss their strategies for developing meaningful relationships with customers, as well as how new technologies can facilitate the business-to-consumer bond.

Warby Parker’s Blumenthal Makes Surprise Appearance

By John Sailer
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:04 AM In a session on disruption at the conclusion of this year’s VM Global Leadership Summit, a surprise guest brought the theme to life, appearing on stage in much the same way that the company he co-founded appeared on the scene a few short years ago, unexpected and unannounced.

Oakley Launches New ‘One Obsession’ Global Campaign

By Staff
Friday, February 20, 2015 12:21 AM FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif.— Oakley Inc. has launched a new global brand initiative, the “One Obsession” global campaign.

Envisioning A Modern Future

By Marge Axelrad
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:05 AM NEW YORK—Just over a year since her official appointment as CEO of Padova, Italy-based Safilo Group (SFL.MI), Luisa Delgado is looking back at heritage as Safilo concludes 2014, its 80th anniversary.

A&A Optical Launches Exclusive Crocs 2015 Eyewear Collection

By Ashley Grohoski
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM DALLAS— A&A Optical has launched the Crocs Eyewear collection for adult men and women.


By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: The Spring 2015 runways of Hervé Léger, Tommy Hilfiger and Dennis Basso; Kylie Jenner at the American Music Awards; Blake Lively at Cannes, Italian grannies and other fans of the fortified wine that is its namesake.