Mondottica, Zoobug London Announce Partnership and Creation of Children’s Eyewear Division

By Staff
Friday, July 03, 2015 12:21 AM LONDON –Mondottica and Zoobug London have announced a partnership and the creation of an international children’s eyewear unit.

Altair and Cole Haan Sign Exclusive Worldwide License Agreement

By Staff
Monday, June 29, 2015 12:24 AM NEW YORK—Cole Haan has announced a multiyear global license agreement with Altair, a division of Marchon Eyewear, Inc., for the design, manufacture and distribution of sunglasses and ophthalmic eyewear collections under the Cole Haan brand. The license agreement was effective June 1, 2015.

ClearVision’s David Friedfeld on July 1 ‘Power Hour’

By Staff
Monday, June 29, 2015 12:15 AM FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—ClearVision Optical’s president, David Friedfeld, will be the guest on the July 1 edition of the “Power Hour,” the weekly radio broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice.

Intel Augments Wearables Push With Acquisition of Smart Eyewear Company, Recon Instruments

By Staff
Friday, June 19, 2015 12:24 AM SANTA CLARA, Calif.—Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) has continued its push into the wearables category with the acquisition on this week of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Recon Instruments, maker of smart eyewear for sports and high-intensity environments.

Building Bridges

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, June 15, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: San Francisco, London, Brooklyn and The River Kwai. Lloyd, Beau and Jeff, lovers in Paris, those in the first seat, seconds seat, third seat or fourth and fans of trusses, cantilevers and cables.

ClearVision Introduces the Aspire Sunwear Collection

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, June 15, 2015 12:00 AM HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.—ClearVision’s Aspire Eyewear has introduced a new sunwear line to its recently launched optical collection.

Eye Candy Creations and Menizzi Debut The Cynthia Bailey Eyewear Collection

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, June 15, 2015 12:00 AM ATLANTA—Celebrity eyewear stylist Tiffany Williams, CEO of Eye Candy Creations LLC., and New York City-based Menizzi Italy Eyewear have partnered with Bravo TV’s “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Cynthia Bailey on the design, manufacture and distribution of an exclusive collection of sunwear, The Cynthia Bailey Eyewear Collection.

I & Eye Optical Launches Vari Eyewear

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, June 15, 2015 12:00 AM PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.—I & Eye Optical has launched a colorful and experiential eyewear collection called Vari.

Jobson Optical Research Issues the 2015 Selling Eyewear To Children Report

By Staff
Friday, June 12, 2015 12:18 AM NEW YORK—Jobson Optical Research’s latest report, the 2015 Selling Eyewear To Children, explores the children's optical industry and outlines consumer buying patterns for distinct age categories within the Infants, Kids and Tweens & Teens segments.

Style.Pages Check.Out: Island Opticians

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, June 09, 2015 12:00 AM Weighing only 4.1 grams, the Blackfin Zero Edge collection, distributed in the U.S. by Villa Eyewear, features frames made from an ultra-thin layer of beta-titanium that display the very best of Blackfin technology.

Colors In Optics and Perry Ellis Sign License for Laundry by Shelli Segal

By Staff
Friday, May 29, 2015 12:24 AM MIAMI—Colors In Optics, Ltd. and Perry Ellis International (Nasdaq:PERY) have announced the license agreement for sunglasses, ophthalmic eyewear and eyewear accessories such as cases, chains, cloths and cleaners under the Laundry by Shelli Segal brand.

Bold Face: Hearing Voices

By Deirdre Carroll
Friday, May 22, 2015 2:00 PM Usually hearing voices is not considered a good thing, but in this week’s edition of Bold Face we turn that concept on its head thanks to sunwear looks from the Top 8 Finalists from this season’s The Voice.

The Ultimate Accessory

By VM Staff
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:01 AM Eyewear is perhaps the first accessory people notice, which means frames must have innovative design, distinct details, and lenses that protect eyes and improve sight. The ability to translate all of these functions into a single product is what designers and fashion brands strive for, and is what makes eyewear the ultimate accessory. Read all about it in this joint editorial initiative of Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine.

A&A Optical Intros SeventyOne Collection

By Tiffany Wong
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:00 AM DALLAS—A&A Optical has launched SeventyOne, its latest eyewear collection that pays homage to yesteryear.