Monday, July 20, 2015 12:10 AM
NEW YORK—Coming up with a theme for this Special Report year after year is no easy task. Some of us on the editorial team have been profiling optical’s Influential Women since VM’s Special Report began way back in 2003. The challenge is always the same: finding a theme that is fresh and dynamic, like the Influential Women themselves.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 12:30 AM
SALT LAKE CITY—An appeals court has extended the deadline Utah state attorneys have to reply in a lawsuit that three major contact lens manufacturers have filed against a Utah law that prevents contact lens manufacturers from establishing minimum prices on certain products.
Monday, July 13, 2015 12:30 AM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia—Following its recent rebranding
, online eyewear retailer, Clearly
has appointed Nancy Richardson as chief marketing officer. She was formerly vice president of digital and brand strategy at lululemon athletica.
Wednesday, July 08, 2015 12:21 AM
PITTSBURGH—The newest brand to join the Norman Childs’ family of eyewear companies, Chromos Eyewear
opened its first physical location on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.
Friday, July 03, 2015 12:30 AM
TORONTO, Canada and DUBLIN, Ireland—Ocuco
, the Dublin-based international optical software company, has acquired the optical business of Acumenex
, provider of e-commerce solutions to leading chains, insurers and independent eyecare practitioners in the U.S. and Canada.
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 12:30 AM
ST. LOUIS, Mo.—Clarkson Eyecare
, one of the largest eyecare groups in the Midwest, has acquired EyeCare Associates
(ECA), a 19-office optometry practice in Alabama and Pinnacle Optical LLC, a full-service wholesale lab in Alabama. Details of the transaction, which was backed by FFL Partners
, a San Francisco-based U.S. private equity firm, were not disclosed.
Monday, June 22, 2015 12:30 AM
VISTA, Calif.—National Vision, Inc.
(NVI) one of the largest optical retailers in the U.S., opened its first San Diego County Eyeglass World location here, highlighting a new in-store feature emphasizing eyewear wearable technology.