Monday, April 20, 2015 1:00 PM
NEW YORK—Executives from WebSystem3 and its parent company, CooperVision, took the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 19 to announce the expansion of their mobile contact lens commerce service, LensFerry.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:40 PM
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah—In response to last month’s passage
of the “Contact Lens Consumer Protection Act” in Utah, three leading contact lens manufacturers (Alcon, Bausch + Lomb, and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care) have filed lawsuits to stop that state’s attorney general from enforcing the new law.
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:30 AM
SALT LAKE CITY—Friday afternoon, Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert signed into law the “Contact Lens Consumer Protection Act,” which bans contact lens manufacturers from utilizing Unilateral Product Pricing (UPP).
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:05 AM
NEW YORK—To stop the practice of contact lens manufacturers using UPP policies, 1-800 CONTACTS has backed legislation in 14 states—Arizona, California, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah and Washington.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 12:23 AM
Unilens Vision Inc.
(OTCQX: UVIC) reported financial results for the second quarter and first half of fiscal year 2015, which ended Dec. 31, 2014, for the contact lens supplier.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:21 AM
SAFFRON WALDEN, Essex, U.K.—
, which manufactures high performance materials for contact lenses and intraocular lenses, has entered into a licensing agreement with the
Brien Holden Vision Institute
, which develop solutions for vision care and eliminates vision impairment and avoidable blindness.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:12 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are pleased to announce the selections in the 6th annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards, a special survey aimed at identifying readers’ favorite products and companies of the year.
Monday, December 08, 2014 12:23 AM
The Cooper Companies, Inc.
(NYSE:COO) reported financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended Oct. 31, 2014.
Friday, November 14, 2014 12:18 AM
ABB Optical Group
has announced the retirement of Lynda Baker, effective Dec. 1, 2014. Currently executive vice president of ABB Optical Group, Baker was instrumental in the 2007 merger of ABB Optical and Concise Contact Lens Company, where she began her career in 1965.
Monday, November 10, 2014 12:21 AM
BRIDGEWATER, N.J.—This fall,
Bausch + Lomb
(B+L) is launching several consumer-focused marketing campaigns, presenting professionals and celebrities across multiple media to engage and educate contact lens wearers.
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 12:15 AM
Advanced Vision Technologies
, a custom and specialty GP and soft lens manufacturer, recently relocated to a new manufacturing facility here.
Friday, October 24, 2014 12:26 AM
Bausch + Lomb
, has named Tony Sommer head of sales for its U.S. vision care division. Sommer will also help plan, develop and execute growth plans, and strategic business strategies to maximize market opportunities and grow the lens product portfolio, the company said.
Friday, October 17, 2014 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—Health care, government and ophthalmic organizations and ECPs are joining to warn the public against the dangers of costume contact lenses worn without a prescription this Halloween season.