Contact Lens Health Week Kicks Off With Trending Twitter Chat

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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 VisionMonday.com

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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

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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

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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 Eyecessorize.com 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, Eyecessorize.com.

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

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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 OpticianWorks.com and Launches New Website

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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 OpticianWorks.com.

New Digital Eye Care Journal for Canadian Eye Doctors

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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 EyeCareUpdate.com.

Prevent Blindness Launches Redesigned Website

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

Socializing With Vision Monday Throughout The Year

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Monday, December 14, 2015 12:03 AM

Last Chance to Enter #VMSpirit #PetsInSpex

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015 12:15 AM NEW YORK—#VMSpirit #PetsInSpex is coming to a close. Nov. 30, 2015 is the last day to submit photos of your spexy pets for a chance to win nearly $300 worth of gifts including Grounds & Hounds coffee courtesy of Paws N Claws.

Luxottica Developing Digital Omni-Channel Solution for Independent ECPs

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Monday, November 23, 2015 12:21 AM NEW YORK—Working with its own IT experts, its e-commerce teams, the fulfillment capabilities of Glasses.com and the input of a group of ECP advisors, executives at Luxottica Wholesale are readying a new digital omni-channel solution.

Get in the #VMSpirit With #PetsInSpex

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Wednesday, November 11, 2015 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Although we’re already halfway through the second annual #VMSpirit #PetsInSpex social media campaign, there is still plenty of time to get your submissions in.

Jobson Optical Research’s 2014 ECP Internet Usage Study Is Now Available

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015 12:15 AM NEW YORK—The 2014 ECP Internet Usage study, now available from Jobson Optical Research, explores how today’s eyecare professionals are using internet technology with patients in their practice.

#PETSINSPEX OFFICIAL PROMOTION RULES

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Monday, October 19, 2015 11:55 AM
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