Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:27 AM
(MTA: LUX) (NYSE: LUX) and
Michael Kors Holdings Limited
(NYSE: KORS) have announced that they have signed a new and exclusive
10-year eyewear license agreement for the Michael Kors Collection and
Michael Michael Kors eyewear, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:18 AM
SINGAPORE—On April 14,
officially opened its new $200 million, 330,000-square-foot pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in the Tuas Biomedical Park.
Monday, April 14, 2014 12:24 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—Eye Care Prime Premier, introduced last week by
through its subsidiary
, offers digital marketing services to eyecare practices throughout the U.S. Eye Care Prime Premier provides each practice with a personal marketing consultant who will develop a customized integrated marketing approach to assist with acquiring, retaining and engaging patients.
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 12:27 AM
SAN DIEGO—Eyecare professionals from throughout the western U.S. visited
the Carl Zeiss Vision - Northwest lab recently to celebrate the
completion of Zeiss’ two-year, $4 million upgrade of the facility.
Friday, April 04, 2014 12:30 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—
has made additional changes to its management team following the
completion of the company’s acquisition by Essilor International,
Friday, April 04, 2014 12:21 AM
has entered a distribution partnership with
, one of
the largest distributors to convenience stores in the U.S., servicing
more than 13,500 locations. This partnership expands FGX’s presence
within the convenience channel of distribution.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 12:30 AM
BRIERLY HILL, England –
, a U.K.-based
leading practice management system vendor and optical software supplier,
has acquired See20/20, a supplier of the See20/20 cloud-based
ophthalmic practice management system.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 12:18 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. –
The Kenmark Group
, owner of the
brand, have announced the renewal of their eyewear licenses for kensie and kensie girl.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 10:00 AM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—After 40 years of service to
(NYSE:PPG) , including nearly 24 with Transitions Optical, Richard C.
Elias, senior vice president, optical and specialty materials, and CEO,
Transitions Optical, Inc., will be retiring, effective April 1, 2014.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 8:43 AM
(Reuters: ESSI.PA) announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of
(NYSE:PPG) 51 percent ownership stake in Transitions Optical, the
leading provider of photochromic lenses to ophthalmic lens
manufacturers, and 100 percent of the capital of Intercast, a
manufacturer of premium sunlenses.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 12:18 AM
DALLAS—Nassau Lens Company, Emerging Vision and Vision One announce
today they are testing a concept created to assist select new graduates
entering independent practice in North and South Dakotas.
Monday, March 24, 2014 6:40 PM
Luxottica Group S.p.A
(NYSE: LUX) and
GOOG), announced late today that they have agreed they will join forces
to design, develop and distribute a new breed of eyewear for Glass,
which will include the involvement of Ray-Ban and Oakley brands from
within Luxottica’s portfolio. In its own statement, Google added that
“Luxottica’s retail and wholesale distribution channels will serve us
well when we make Glass more widely available down the road.”
Friday, March 21, 2014 12:24 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—In response to strong feedback over the past week
from independent optometrists about a new contact lens program which
originally planned to introduce in May, a spokesperson for the managed vision care company told VMail
that Superior is “taking a step back to evaluate the components” of the
program and has developed a new contact lens ordering system for its
providers to order elective contact lenses for Superior Vision’s
Friday, March 21, 2014 12:21 AM
PORT CHESTER, N.Y. –
has announced the expansion of the company into Canada with the opening of the subsidiary Zyloware Eyewear Canada ULC.