Monday, May 18, 2015 12:04 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday released its annual ranking of the Top 50 U.S. Optical Retailers, which cumulatively reached a record $11 billion in sales for calendar year 2014. In addition to good sales performance, the estimates and movements on the VM Top 50 chart also reflect an influx of private equity capital that propelled several leading eyewear and eyecare groups forward.
Monday, June 16, 2014 12:01 AM
NEW YORK—The 50 largest eyewear/eyecare retailers and optometric practices in the U.S. surpassed $10 billion in combined optical sales in 2013, according to Vision Monday
’s exclusive listing of the Top 50 U.S. Optical Retailers, released today and available in the May 19 print edition.
Monday, May 17, 2010 12:01 AM
Although the U.S. economy continued to lag throughout 2009, the nation’s 50 largest eyewear/eyecare retailers managed to produce aggregate optical sales approaching a record $7.3 billion last year.
Monday, May 18, 2009 1:40 AM
NEW YORK—In spite of—or perhaps because of—the economic problems that hit the U.S. hard toward the end of last year, the mass merchandising chains and warehouse clubs with a presence in the eyewear/eyecare market increased their optical location counts and in many cases their optical sales during 2008.
Monday, May 18, 2009 1:30 AM
Luxottica Group’s Luxottica Retail division, heading the VM Top 50 Optical Retailers list for the 10th consecutive year, may finish 2009 with a slightly lower store count than it had at the end of 2008