Monday, April 21, 2014 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—Contact lenses continue to be one of the market’s more dynamic
vision correction categories, with a range of new materials, designs and
modalities that are propelling more premium product solutions for
Monday, March 17, 2014 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—Recognizing the value of contact lenses within the total vision
correct offerings of a practice, and factoring in the aging of long-time contact lens wearers, has supported high growth
in the multifocal market.
Monday, March 10, 2014 12:23 AM
Cooper Companies, Inc
(NYSE:COO) announced financial results for the 2014 fiscal first
quarter ended Jan. 31, 2014. Overall first quarter revenue increased 7
percent year-over-year to $405 million.
Monday, February 17, 2014 12:23 AM
Unilens Vision Inc.
(OTCQB: UVIC), which develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and
markets specialty contact lenses, reported its operating results for the
second quarter and first half of FY 2014.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 12:18 AM
The Vision Care Institute
has announced its 2014 schedule of live training
all of which are two-day events taking place at the Johnson &
Johnson company’s facilities here, except the eight-hour Costco
Independent OD Roadshow on April 1 in Los Angeles.
Monday, February 10, 2014 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—Outpacing the growth rate of the total optical market for the
past several years running, contact lenses, as a category, have been one
of the bright spots in dollar growth and stimulating new product
options for patients and practitioners.
Monday, February 10, 2014 12:00 AM
CARLSBAD, Calif.—SynergEyes, Inc., manufacturer and marketer of the
Duette and UltraHealth families of contact lenses, has launched its
newest lens, the Duette Progressive, designed to deliver exceptional
vision at all distances for presbyopes from emerging to advanced, the
Monday, February 03, 2014 12:23 AM
(TOKYO: 7741) reported a 21 percent increase in revenues to 109,690
million yen for the third quarter ended Dec. 31, 2013 versus the year
ago period. Profit before tax rose 66.7 percent to 29,499 million yen
compared with the same quarter last year.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 12:18 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—The International Vision Expo & Conference, in partnership with the
British Contact Lens Association
(BCLA) will host the first ever Global Contact Lens Forum for eyecare
practitioners, March 26 to 27, immediately preceding Vision Expo East
2014 in New York.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 10:30 AM
NEW YORK— New designs, new
materials and new modalities have been fueling rapid growth in the
contact lens sector.
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:27 AM
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google announced last week that it is developing a
smart contact lens that can monitor glucose levels in the tears of
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM
DULUTH, Ga.—X-Cel Contacts has announced the addition of the Flexlens
ARC (Atypical Refractive Correction) custom soft lens to their toolbox
of irregular cornea designs.
Friday, January 03, 2014 12:15 AM
is donating $100,000 to
Optometry Giving Sight
in support of the 2013 World Sight Day Challenge. Employees in over 30
locations worldwide participated in a global fundraising campaign and
organized local activities to help raise funds for the 2013 World Sight
Monday, December 23, 2013 12:21 AM
Paragon Vision Sciences, Inc
has announced a major reorganization and a new management team that
will fundamentally reorganize the company's corneal reshaping, specialty
GP and Lab Channel businesses to increase brand awareness, improve
profitability and strengthen competitiveness on a global platform.