Vision Monday’s Editors to Host Interactive Pop Up Talk Geared Toward Independents During Vision Expo East

By Staff
Monday, March 13, 2017 12:27 AM NEW YORK—After debuting at the 2016 Vision Expo West, Pop-Up Talks will also be having their moment during this year’s Vision Expo East.

iMatrix Announces New Affiliation With Corporate Optometry, LLC

By Staff
Monday, February 20, 2017 12:18 AM San Diego—iMatrix, a leader in online marketing solutions designed for eyecare professionals, has announced a new business affiliation with Corporate Optometry, LLC. This affiliation allows Corporate Optometry members complimentary access to iMatrix educational resources and exclusive pricing of all iMatrix online marketing solutions.

Reading Glasses Firm Eyebobs Sues Snap Inc. in a Trademark Battle Over Logos

By Staff
Monday, February 6, 2017 12:30 AM MINNEAPOLIS—A small Minneapolis-based company that makes reading glasses is in the midst of ramping up a legal battle against the firm formerly known as Snapchat.

Pew’s Social Media Update 2016: Facebook Usage Rises, Other Platforms Hold Steady

By CLICK Staff
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 12:15 PM A majority of Americans now say they get news via social media, and half of the public has turned to these sites to learn about the 2016 presidential election, according to a recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center. Over the past decade, Pew Research Center has documented the wide variety of ways in which Americans use social media to seek out information and interact with others.

Shire Partners With Jennifer Aniston on Dry Eye Awareness Campaign

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:15 AM
LEXINGTON, Mass.—Shire PLC has partnered with the actress Jennifer Aniston to launch an educational awareness campaign focusing on chronic dry eye and general awareness of proper eye health.

Contact Lens Health Week Kicks Off With Trending Twitter Chat

By Staff
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Contact Lens Health Week, a campaign created by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to increase public awareness and promote healthy contact lens wear and care kicked off Monday, Aug. 22 with a live Twitter chat.

Vision Direct and Fight for Sight Launch #ThinkUV Campaign on

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Monday, August 8, 2016 12:15 AM LONDON—Vision Direct and Fight for Sight have joined forces and created the #ThinkUV campaign to create awareness about the importance of protecting your eyes from ultra-violet (UV) rays this summer.

Vision Direct and Fight for Sight Launch #ThinkUV Campaign

By Staff
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 1:10 PM

LONDON—Vision Direct and Fight for Sight have joined forces to start #ThinkUV, a campaign urging people to protect their eyes and think about the dangers of ultra-violet (UV) rays this summer. As part of the campaign, the organizations will be encouraging everyone to take a sunglass selfie and help raise funds for pioneering research into sight loss prevention.

1-800 Contacts Launches Online Eye Exam Powered by Opternative

By Staff
Monday, August 1, 2016 12:27 AM DRAPER, Utah—1-800 Contacts is partnering with Opternative to introduce InstaRx, a new service that lets consumers perform an online eye exam, renew a CL prescription and order CLs online.

The Vision Council Launches Revamped Website

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Monday, May 30, 2016 12:21 AM ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Vision Council’s Eyecessorize campaign, which promotes the fashion and lifestyle aspects of eyewear, has revamped its website,

Georgia Enacts Bill Requiring Eye Exams With Contact Lens and Spectacle Prescriptions

By Staff
Monday, May 9, 2016 12:27 AM ATLANTA—Organized optometry won the latest round in its fight against online refraction when lawmakers in the state of Georgia enacted legislation making it illegal to issue a contact lens or spectacle prescription without an eye exam.

Laramy-K Optical Acquires and Launches New Website

By Staff
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 12:27 AM INDIANOLA, Iowa—Laramy-K Optical, an Indianola-based independent wholesale lab, has acquired 100 percent interest in the optician training website

New Digital Eye Care Journal for Canadian Eye Doctors

By Staff
Friday, April 8, 2016 12:21 AM TORONTO—VuePoint IDS Inc. is announcing the upcoming launch later this month of a new digital eyecare journal, called

Prevent Blindness Launches Redesigned Website

By Staff
Monday, April 4, 2016 12:18 AM CHICAGO—Prevent Blindness officially launched its newly redesigned website today.

Socializing With Vision Monday Throughout The Year

By Staff
Monday, December 14, 2015 12:03 AM