Wednesday, February 10, 2016 12:21 AM
PADUA, Italy/BIEL, Switzerland—Safilo
[SFL.IM] and Swatch Ltd.
have signed a collaboration agreement for Swatch branded eyewear. Safilo and Swatch will co-design the eyewear collections with Safilo handling the development and manufacturing in its European production network, the companies said.
Sunday, December 27, 2015 12:07 AM
That’s how many times the word “Millennial”
appeared in Vision Monday’s
print editorial through our Nov. 16 issue. It was a big year for Gen Y and VM
devoted a whole editorial project toward covering the Millennial market. We understand that our readers might be a little tired of the word but nonetheless we’re declaring it the Word of the Year.
We thought we’d up the ante and put a fun little twist on our gratuitous use of the “M” word… by making it a drinking game.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 12:09 AM
This year saw its fair share of business deals. Here's a look at the major mergers and acquisitions in the optical arena for 2015.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015 12:06 AM
Oct. 1, 2015 marked the switch from ICD-9 to the new ICD-10 codes. Despite the protests from medical groups, the government made it clear that the 10th Revision, would be the only way for providers to get paid for any insurance claims. Ghergich & Co, a design agency, got together with Quill, a product supplier to small businesses, to create this amusing graphic that looks at Silly ICD-10 Codes Showing the Crazy Ways People Injure Themselves.
Monday, December 14, 2015 12:22 AM
CARLSBAD, Calif—On Friday, SPY Inc
. (OTCBB: XSPY) announced that it filed a Form 15 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to voluntarily deregister its shares of common stock under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act").
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.
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.
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.