Monday, March 30, 2015 12:30 AM
SALT LAKE CITY—Friday afternoon, Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert signed into law the “Contact Lens Consumer Protection Act,” which bans contact lens manufacturers from utilizing Unilateral Product Pricing (UPP).
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:05 AM
NEW YORK—To stop the practice of contact lens manufacturers using UPP policies, 1-800 CONTACTS has backed legislation in 14 states—Arizona, California, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah and Washington.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 12:23 AM
Unilens Vision Inc.
(OTCQX: UVIC) reported financial results for the second quarter and first half of fiscal year 2015, which ended Dec. 31, 2014, for the contact lens supplier.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:21 AM
SAFFRON WALDEN, Essex, U.K.—
, which manufactures high performance materials for contact lenses and intraocular lenses, has entered into a licensing agreement with the
Brien Holden Vision Institute
, which develop solutions for vision care and eliminates vision impairment and avoidable blindness.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:12 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are pleased to announce the selections in the 6th annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards, a special survey aimed at identifying readers’ favorite products and companies of the year.
Monday, December 08, 2014 12:23 AM
The Cooper Companies, Inc.
(NYSE:COO) reported financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended Oct. 31, 2014.
Friday, November 14, 2014 12:18 AM
ABB Optical Group
has announced the retirement of Lynda Baker, effective Dec. 1, 2014. Currently executive vice president of ABB Optical Group, Baker was instrumental in the 2007 merger of ABB Optical and Concise Contact Lens Company, where she began her career in 1965.
Monday, November 10, 2014 12:21 AM
BRIDGEWATER, N.J.—This fall,
Bausch + Lomb
(B+L) is launching several consumer-focused marketing campaigns, presenting professionals and celebrities across multiple media to engage and educate contact lens wearers.
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 12:15 AM
Advanced Vision Technologies
, a custom and specialty GP and soft lens manufacturer, recently relocated to a new manufacturing facility here.
Friday, October 24, 2014 12:26 AM
Bausch + Lomb
, has named Tony Sommer head of sales for its U.S. vision care division. Sommer will also help plan, develop and execute growth plans, and strategic business strategies to maximize market opportunities and grow the lens product portfolio, the company said.
Friday, October 17, 2014 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—Health care, government and ophthalmic organizations and ECPs are joining to warn the public against the dangers of costume contact lenses worn without a prescription this Halloween season.
Monday, October 06, 2014 12:16 AM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—Following Johnson & Johnson Vision Care’s introduction of Unilateral Pricing Policy for its contact lenses in June 2014 on some “strategic brands,” as
, last month the company recently announced an adjustment to the policy.
Friday, October 03, 2014 12:23 AM
LARGO, Fla.—Specialty contact lens supplier,
Unilens Vision Inc.’s
(OTCQX: UVIC) net income increased 115.3 percent to $277,636 in the fourth quarter ended June 30, 2014, when compared with net income of $128,960 during the comparable fourth quarter period of 2013, according to operating results just released by the company.
Friday, September 26, 2014 12:23 AM
Unilens Vision Inc.’s
(OTCQX: UVIC) common stock has been approved to trade on the OTCQX exchange, described as “the best marketplace within
OTC Markets Group
[OTCQX: OTCM] for established U.S. and global companies,” according to a statement released yesterday by OTC Markets Group, the operator of the OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink financial marketplaces.