Wednesday, October 01, 2014 11:30 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas—
, the global vision care business which is a division of Novartis (NYSE: NVS) has appointed Eric Bruno as the new general manager for Alcon U.S. Vision Care. He replaces Jim Murphy, who is being promoted to president, Alcon Japan. The changes are effective today, an announcement said.
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday
and 20/20 Magazine
are hosting the sixth annual
EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards
to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year.
Friday, September 26, 2014 12:27 AM
announced the next stage of the Marcolin USA/VIVA International Group integration, which includes “the restructuring of its business to enhance its consumer focus and drive the brand closer to market."
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 12:24 AM
Hoya Lens of America
(HLOA), the import and distribution division of Hoya Vision Care North America, announced Tuesday that it will relocate their distribution center to the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 12:33 AM
ROCHESTER, N.Y.—Eyewear manufacturer, wholesaler and optical lab operator
is significantly expanding its presence in the fast-growing wearable technology market with two new partnerships announced this week.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 12:27 AM
FRANKLIN PARK, Ill.—The board of directors of
recently announced that Robert Sypniewski will be taking over the role of president.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 12:25 AM
LONDON—British eyewear brands, Claire Goldsmith and Oliver Goldsmith Sunglasses, and Danish eyewear brand Ørgreen Optics have entered into a new partnership arrangement.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 12:24 AM
(NYSE: UA) have announced the renewal of their license agreement for the exclusive development, manufacture and sale of Under Armour eyewear through Dec. 31, 2019.
Friday, September 19, 2014 10:30 AM
Emerging Vision Inc
. (OTC BB: ISEE.OB) has emerged as the successful buyer of the eight The Eye Gallery locations and two The Artful Eye locations in the bankruptcy proceedings here for MacKeyser Holdings/American Optical Services, according to an order filed with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware on Sept. 18.
Friday, September 19, 2014 12:32 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—CooperVision, a division of The Cooper Companies (NYSE:COO) has adopted Unilateral Product Pricing (UPP) for its Clariti line of contact lenses, effective today, according to Bob Ferrigno, CooperVision president, North America.
Friday, September 19, 2014 12:21 AM
(SFL.IM, SFLG.MI) has announced the launch of its Product School offering three year apprenticeships to up to 10 young professionals every year, starting in 2015.
Monday, September 15, 2014 7:45 AM
LAS VEGAS—Last week, on Friday Sept. 12, 2014,
Luxury Optical Holdings
(LOH) acquired privately held, luxury eyewear company,
Robert Marc Eyewear
and its wholesale and retail subsidiaries.
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:18 AM
Bausch + Lomb
celebrated the opening of its new Ultra contact lens manufacturing lines and solar array assembly at the company’s Optics Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony here earlier this week on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.