Monday, June 19, 2017 12:00 AM
RAMSEY, Minn.—Vision Ease is introducing a line of occupational lenses designed with office ergonomics in mind that feature optimal viewing zones for specific tasks, the company said.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 12:27 AM
LONDON—Boots Opticians, a leading British optical retail chain, has been fined £40,000 for making misleading claims about its blue light-filtering lenses.
Friday, June 2, 2017 12:24 AM
BELLEGARDE-SUR-VALSERINE, France—Essilor Sun Solution
, the Essilor Group division dedicated to sun plano lenses, and the European Institute of Design
have announced that the first phase of the E-Sun Kolor Up project has successfully concluded and that the best project proposals will be awarded at Silmo 2017 in Paris.
Friday, June 2, 2017 12:21 AM
SAN DIEGO—Shamir Insight
is eliminating all molded products from its lens line and moving to 100 percent digital, Freeform lenses beginning July 1, 2017.
Monday, May 29, 2017 12:21 AM
CARLSBAD, Calif.—Signet Armorlite
has signed a vendor agreement with C&E Vision Buying Group
that provides C&E Vision members the benefits of the Kodak brand name with a high-quality lens portfolio.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 12:26 AM
LOS ANGELES—The start-up firm Lensabl
, an online retailer of lenses, announced Tuesday that it has secured new funding.
Monday, May 15, 2017 12:21 AM
has prevailed in U.S. District Court here in a trademark infringement lawsuit and request for injunction that were tied to a lawsuit initially filed late last year by Eyebobs LLC
Monday, May 15, 2017 12:00 AM
TORRANCE, Calif.—Transitions Signature polycarbonate composite lens technology has been expanded to include FT35 bifocal lenses and 7x28 trifocal lenses in both gray and brown. These new releases, as well as the FT28 bifocal lenses released last year, are available exclusively from Younger Optics through any optical laboratory.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 12:21 AM
CHILBROOK, UK—Adjustable focus eyeglass maker Adlens
recently relocated its headquarters from Oxford, UK to larger, more central offices in Chilbrook, Eynsham, UK.
Friday, May 5, 2017 12:23 AM
, a Dutch company that has developed a technology for 3D printing of ophthalmic lenses, announced it has received up to $10 million in equity financing from a group of financial and strategic investors.
Friday, May 5, 2017 12:21 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—To bring its new advertising campaign "Live the Good Light" to life for consumers in 2017, Transitions Optical
is launching the Good Light Project.
Monday, May 1, 2017 12:21 AM
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario—Hoya Vision Care Canada
, based here, announced a definitive agreement to acquire Central Optical Company, an optical lab in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 12:18 AM
SAN DIEGO—Vision benefits are a key component of an employer’s overall health benefit package for employees and just by offering vision coverage it could set companies apart and increase employee satisfaction, according to the findings of a new survey.
Monday, April 24, 2017 12:00 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—VSP Optics Group is expanding its Unity portfolio to include new Unity Via progressive lenses. Developed with input from doctors and progressive lens wearers, Unity Via’s intelligent technology brings a new approach to fitting and delivers precise vision correction with exceptional ergonomic comfort, according to VSP.
Friday, April 21, 2017 12:30 AM
, the adjustable focus eyewear manufacturer based here, announced that John Kennedy was appointed chief executive officer, effective March 1.