Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:33 AM
(NYSE: AGN) confirmed yesterday that it has received an unsolicited proposal from
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International
(NYSE/TSX: VRX) to acquire all of Allergan’s outstanding shares for a
combination of 0.83 of Valeant common shares and $48.30 in cash per
share of Allergan’s common stock.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:31 AM
A good turnout in Bari for three days of professional and scientific development
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:28 AM
A conceptual model that plays with vision
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:25 AM
An important milestone for the company that has kept pace with memorable, economic and social transformations
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:24 AM
, along with
Perry Ellis International
have announced the renewal of their Original Penguin eyewear license.
The renewal will span five years and includes optical eyewear, optical
sunwear and retail sunwear.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:21 AM
(Nasdaq:TEAR) announced the appointment of Paul Smith to its senior
management team in the newly created position of vice president,
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:21 AM
a nonprofit organization supporting research and providing public
education to help eradicate brain and eye diseases, announced yesterday
that it will be distributing more than $8.7 million in grants to 59
research projects in six countries, 19 states and the District of
Columbia to aid in the efforts to cure Alzheimer’s disease, macular
degeneration and glaucoma.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:08 AM
The study of technology is one of the most compelling ways of understanding humanity,” declared Michell Zappa, the Sao Paulo, Brazil-based futurist and emerging technology strategist who was the Summit’s lead-off speaker.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:07 AM
As the session on Millennials took hold, certain truths emerged:
convenience, price and “value” in the traditional sense take a back seat
in young consumers’ shopping carts.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:06 AM
The tagline on the IBM Watson Foundations website declares “Make data
make sense” and that’s just what IBM’s Charlie Schick, PhD did for
Summit attendees as he led a fascinating and informative discussion on
Big Data, outlining what it means to today’s world of health care and
ultimately, how it might impact those in optical.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:05 AM
It’s not a Leadership Summit without dedicating a little time to the
namesake topic. The Leadership & Innovation session addressed how
executive leaders are learning to embrace and foster creativity and new
ideas within their organizations.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:04 AM
The VM Summit’s Leadership & Innovation session explored the
perspective of global leaders today; those charged with managing complex
organizations, executing strategies and coping with new, emerging forms
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:03 AM
With six different speakers discussing at least as many smart eyewear technologies that have moved from research and into development, the Eye2 session on “Wearables” demonstrated for the Summit audience the reality of this exciting new intersection of technology and eyewear.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:02 AM
What does the blurring of “brick” and “click” mean for eyecare? In the process of answering that question, the “Omnichannel” session introduced a technology so disruptive that, in contrast, it demonstrated how firmly established online optical retailing has become.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:01 AM
NEW YORK—With leaders in their fields discussing Millennials, Big Data, omnichannel retailing, and wearable technologies, the 8th annual Vision Monday Global Leadership Summit once again showed how the future is now.