Wednesday, May 20, 2015 4:30 PM
NEW YORK—In a video interview with VSP Global’s Jim McGrann earlier this week on Tues., May 19, 2015, The Wall Street Journal
focused on the company’s new health-tracking eyeglasses for the “exploding market in the wearables space.”
Monday, May 18, 2015 4:25 PM
APX Labs, which develops software that connects smart glasses and other types of wearables to enterprises, has published a “Periodic Table of Wearable Technology” on Wearable Insider.com.
Thursday, April 30, 2015 11:30 AM
Enlivened by the digital age, regional optical retailers are moving from the traditional to the electronic, linking both to have far greater impact than either alone.
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:28 AM
For the second session of the 2015 Summit, Vision Monday strived to determine what the new definitions of “retail” were and how social media and consumers’ familiarity with technology are influencing store and health care environment design. Ultimately, the goal was to determine how all these things impact consumer purchasing and brand interaction.
Thursday, April 02, 2015 10:00 AM
61 percent of Millennials incorrectly believe that most people blink more frequently when looking at a screen (e.g. smartphone, computer, tablet), according to a survey commissioned by Bausch + Lomb in partnership with Mashable and conducted online by Harris Poll.
Friday, March 27, 2015 1:00 PM
The Shop, VSP Global's R&D lab for technology and fashion, unveiled a prototype of its first original product at International Vision Expo.
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:10 AM
A few years ago, to mention online sales of eyewear would likely light a fire in an optician’s eye or rouse the ire of an independent optometrist or dampen the mood of a regional or national optical retailer of some size.
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:09 AM
PORTLAND, Ore.— As Vision Monday reported last year, members of several U.S. professional vision-related associations and leading optical retailers and suppliers have been spearheading a project to develop standardized voluntary certification of online optical retailers in conjunction with international certification organization, LegitScript (www.legitscript.com) based here and in Dublin, Ireland.
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:08 AM
The role of the ECP has always been part of the original vision for Iristocracy, an online fashion and accessories style retailer.
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:07 AM
From the get-go, DITTO has been a unique presence in the online eyewear space. Founder Kate Doerksen had set out to create and redefine the experience of buying eyewear and since the site’s inception a lot of new ideas have come to the fore.
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:06 AM
BURLINGTON, N.J.—Working with MyEyeStore to develop an online store, Robert Levy, OD, owner of Drs. Eyecare Center in Burlington, N.J. has seen the most success in his online shop with contact lenses, since this 22-year-old practice activated it over a year ago.
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:05 AM
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.—After practicing ophthalmology for 10 years, Donny Reeves, MD, owner of Reeves Eye Institute in Johnson City, Tenn., decided it was time to add an optical dispensary to his business.
Friday, February 20, 2015 11:30 AM
To help make sense of the varied and sometimes confusing scope of practice laws throughout the country,
's Quy Nguyen, OD, and founder Matt Geller, OD, have developed an infographic clearly stating what each state allows.
Friday, February 20, 2015 11:00 AM
IPSWICH, Mass.—Are you curious about how
restores more than vision? Watch this video to see how the global organization builds long-term solutions to provide eyecare in developing countries, enabling individuals to regain independence by restoring their sight through surgery, eyeglasses, or medical treatment.
Friday, February 20, 2015 12:21 AM
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif.—
has launched a new global brand initiative, the “One Obsession” global campaign.