Monday, April 14, 2014 12:24 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—Eye Care Prime Premier, introduced last week by
through its subsidiary
, offers digital marketing services to eyecare practices throughout the U.S. Eye Care Prime Premier provides each practice with a personal marketing consultant who will develop a customized integrated marketing approach to assist with acquiring, retaining and engaging patients.
Friday, April 11, 2014 12:30 AM
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google is about to expand the availability of Google Glass, its proprietary Internet-connected eyewear.
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 3:30 PM
A new app developed by Amir Amedi, professor and head of the Center for
Human Perception and Cognition at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
may help the blind to "see" through music.
Friday, April 04, 2014 2:30 PM
While it’s true that eyewear adjustments are best left to the professionals, sometimes in a pinch it helps to get glasses to, well, stop
Friday, April 04, 2014 12:30 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—
has made additional changes to its management team following the
completion of the company’s acquisition by Essilor International,
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 12:27 AM
NEW YORK – Vision Expo East attendees voted Hoya Avantek first place as the show’s “Vision Choice” best new product.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 12:24 AM
ST. LOUIS—A new website for post-graduate optometrists,
offers resources to help inspire clinical and financial growth as an
OD. Content includes articles on new graduate success, licensing,
insurance, clinical skills and practice management.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 10:00 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—After 40 years of service to
(NYSE:PPG) , including nearly 24 with Transitions Optical, Richard C.
Elias, senior vice president, optical and specialty materials, and CEO,
Transitions Optical, Inc., will be retiring, effective April 1, 2014.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 8:43 AM
(Reuters: ESSI.PA) announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of
(NYSE:PPG) 51 percent ownership stake in Transitions Optical, the
leading provider of photochromic lenses to ophthalmic lens
manufacturers, and 100 percent of the capital of Intercast, a
manufacturer of premium sunlenses.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—The Opticians Association of America (OAA) has announced that
the organization, in a partnership with Transitions Optical, will be
hosting a video contest to help define opticianry.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 12:27 AM
HILLSBORO, Ore.—The Essilor Visioffice system now integrates in both
directions with First Insight Corp.’s MaximEyes 11.0 practice management
Saturday, March 29, 2014 12:24 AM
CHICAGO—As part of a global growth initiative,
has reorganized its U.S. operation to strengthen its presence and
operational efficiency. The new organization is introducing itself at
International Vision Expo East.
Saturday, March 29, 2014 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—Dean Butler, LensCrafters' founder and long-term industry
executive, will be the featured guest on a special edition of "The Power
Hour" broadcast live from Vision Expo East here today at 5:00 p.m. E.T.
Friday, March 28, 2014 12:21 AM
PHILADELPHIA—In an effort to help local eyecare professionals compete with online eyewear vendors,
a new approach to providing prescription laboratory service that is
predicated on delivering lenses in three hours or less.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 12:30 AM
Luxottica Group S.p.A.
(NYSE: LUX), announced that it is launching a new open digital platform
along with the formation of an Industry Consultancy Panel (ICP) to help
guide and shape the offering to the North American market.