Mido 2015: Space for Ideas and Creativity in Pursuit of Innovation

By Staff
Friday, January 30, 2015 12:31 AM The return of Bestand award, for the most attractive and original stand  More

New Immagine98 Website Now Online

By Staff
Friday, January 30, 2015 12:28 AM New graphic layout and contents for a more versatile and modern website  More

The New Collection By Mad in Italy

By Staff
Friday, January 30, 2015 12:25 AM Nature takes shape on the new Mad Fun frames   More

Novartis Reports Sales Growth for FY 2014, Despite Sales Decline for Q4 2014

By Staff
Friday, January 30, 2015 12:23 AM BASEL, Switzerland— Novartis (NVS:NYSE) managed to deliver a growth in sales for fiscal year 2014, despite a sales decline in the fourth quarter of the year.

TearLab Appoints Kong as Vice President of Sales

By Staff
Friday, January 30, 2015 12:21 AM SAN DIEGO— TearLab Corporation (Nasdaq:TEAR) (TSX:TLB) has appointed Raymond Kong to its senior management team as vice president of sales.

GrandVision IPO Could Value Company Between €4.4 Billion and €5.4 Billion

By Staff
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:26 AM SCHIPHOL, The Netherlands—GrandVision announced on Jan. 26 an indicative price range of between €17.50 and €21.50 a share for its planned public offering (IPO), a move anticipated for some time, as VMail has reported.

Visionworks Joins Industrywide Think About Your Eyes Initiative

By Staff
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:24 AM ALEXANDRIA, Va.— Visionworks, a leading provider of eyecare services with more than 650 optical retail stores, is the latest industry partner to support Think About Your Eyes (TAYE), a national public awareness campaign aimed at educating consumers on the benefits of vision health.

Vuzix Stock Begins Trading Today on NASDAQ Capital Market

By Staff
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:23 AM ROCHESTER, N.Y.— Vuzix Corp. (OTCQB: VUZI), a leading supplier of video eyewear and smart glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets, has received approval from the NASDAQ Stock Market LLC ("NASDAQ") for the listing of its common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market.

Kirk & Kirk Partners With Luxe-Lab for U.S. and Canadian Distribution

By Staff
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:18 AM LONDON— Kirk & Kirk has announced that Anaheim, Calif.-based Luxe-Lab will distribute their Vivarium and Solarium collections in the U.S. and Canada.

Taking on Roles and Responsibilities: Make Them Clear, Measurable and Accountable for Staff

By Evan Kestenbaum, MBA, and Rebecca L. Johnson, CPOT, COT, COE
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:30 AM In today’s fast-paced optical environment, employees are often expected to be cross trained to perform more than one role in the office.

Regional Retailers Cross the Virtual Divide to Embrace E-Commerce

By John Sailer
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:15 AM While selling eyewear online was once viewed as almost violating the unwritten rules of optical retailing, many eyecare professionals have now come to realize that e-commerce is just one more form of omnichannel retailing that is not going away.

Consumers 'Likely' to Buy Rx Eyeglasses Highest in More Than Two Years

By John Sailer
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:00 AM ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The percentage of consumers who are "very likely" and "extremely likely" to buy a complete new pair of prescription eyeglasses is at its highest level since 2012, according to the most recent statistics available from The Vision Council's VisionWatch Consumer Barometer for the six-month period ending September 2014.

Volte Face New Collection

By Staff
Monday, January 26, 2015 12:31 AM A taste for beautiful things. A special way of using volumes, colours, textures and materials  More

Tokyo-Based Eyewear Retailer Jins to Open U.S. Flagship Store in San Francisco

By Staff
Monday, January 26, 2015 12:27 AM SAN FRANCISCO— Jins, a Tokyo-based optical retailer known for its hip, affordable eyewear, announced plans to expand into the U.S. market with the opening of its first U.S. flagship store in San Francisco in Spring 2015.

Tifosi Optics Adds Sales Management and Creative Executives

By Staff
Monday, January 26, 2015 12:24 AM WATKINSVILLE, Ga.— Tifosi Optics, Inc. has announced two new additions to its national sales management team, as well as a new creative director to head up the company’s creative development and graphics.
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