Wednesday, August 05, 2015 12:24 AM
PLAINVILLE, Mass.—Hilco Vision
said earlier this week it had made two acquisitions, including Germany’s Breitfeld & Schliekert GmbH (B&S) and Lexxoo International GmbH.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 12:23 AM
PADUA, Italy—The board of directors of Safilo Group S.p.A.
(SFLG.MI) has approved the results of the second quarter and first half of 2015, ended June 30.
Monday, August 03, 2015 12:23 AM
TOKYO—On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, Hoya Corporation (TOKYO:7741) announced financial results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015.
Monday, August 03, 2015 12:15 AM
SEATTLE—Health care reform, third party payers and regulatory requirements are among the many challenges facing optometrists today. In an exclusive interview with VMail
during the recent Optometry’s Meeting, outgoing American Optometric Association president David Cockrell, OD, and incoming president Steven Loomis, OD, discussed how the AOA is working to address these and many more issues for the organization’s members. Read the interview here
to also learn about the AOA’s $10 million headquarters renovation and which optometry associations will be moving into the facility.
Friday, July 31, 2015 1:57 PM
SEATTLE—Vision Monday sat down with the American Optometric Association’s outgoing president, David Cockrell, OD, and incoming president, Steven Loomis, OD, during Optometry’s Meeting held here recently to discuss what’s been accomplished over the past year and what new initiatives the organization has planned.
Friday, July 31, 2015 12:27 AM
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Bausch + Lomb
has appointed Brian Rosenblatt, OD as director, professional strategy for its U.S. Vision Care business.
Friday, July 31, 2015 12:25 AM
We will be updating the site again and sending out the newsletter regularly starting on Aug. 26.
Friday, July 31, 2015 12:23 AM
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—Yesterday, Essilor International
(Reuters: ESSI.PA) announced its second quarter results and second half results for the period ending June 30, 2015.
Friday, July 31, 2015 12:22 AM
IRVING, Texas—PFO Global, Inc.
(OTCQB: PFGB) the manufacturer and commercial provider of advanced prescription lenses, finished eyewear and vision technologies, announced it will change its trading symbol to “PFGB” effective upon the market’s open on July 31, 2015.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:06 AM
RICHMOND, Va.—To increase revenue from existing patients, ophthalmology practices have been gradually yet steadily incorporating optical dispensaries over the years. Virginia Eye Institute is no exception. This three-O practice’s most recent success at improving its capture rate comes from implementing a paging system that helps optometrists hand off patients to opticians.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:03 AM
Office managers that run multiple-location practices earn, on average, 31.5 percent more than those who manage a single office, according to the latest statistics available from Jobson Optical Research’s 2015 ECP Compensation Study
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 10:00 AM
The age-old adage "dress for the job you want, not the one you have" could be just as appropriate for the associates throughout your multiple-location practice as it is for anyone.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:25 AM
The Excelsior Hotel Gallia returns to play a leading and essential part of the magnificent Piazza Duca D’Aosta in Milan, dominated by Central Station, one of the most imposing and spectacular railway stations in the world.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:23 AM
MILAN— Luxottica Group
(NYSE: LUX) reported net sales growth in the second quarter ending June 30, 2015, to €2,501 million, up 6.6 percent at constant exchange rates when compared to the €2,060 million generated during the same period of 2014, according to the company’s financial results released Monday, July 27, 2015.