Monday, October 25, 2021 1:26 AM
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.—Now Optics, the parent company of My Eyelab and Stanton Optical, is moving into the fast-growing and popular “buy now, pay later” (BNPL) segment with its latest technology upgrade. The company established, as of this fall, a new partnership with Sunbit, a leading BNPL technology service provider.
Friday, October 22, 2021 8:30 AM
opened the application process for its Best Practices program in mid-September, and in doing so provided some updates that are designed to make it easier for eyecare practices to enter the program and for the judges to evaluate the diverse group of entries and focus areas the competition has come to attract. With the changes, in 2022 Best Practices will be recognized specifically for the areas of optometry in which they truly shine, CooperVision noted. VMAIL Weekend
recently sat down with Michele Andrews, OD, CooperVision’s vice president, professional & government affairs, to get a better understanding of what’s new in the Best Practices program.
Friday, September 17, 2021 8:30 AM
NEW YORK—The 2021 college football season is under way—indeed, we’ve already seen some big games played in the Southeast and wild upsets in the Midwest. The current model, however, looks quite a bit different than the season we had a year ago. Of course, some things look the same—Alabama at No. 1 and talk about expanding the playoffs—but it would be hard to overlook the single biggest change this fall: the return of fans to the stadiums.
Monday, September 6, 2021 1:30 AM
One of my favorite magazine features over the years was the item Sports Illustrated called, “This Week’s Sign That the Apocalypse Is Upon Us.” It was just a sentence or two recounting a crazy fact or happening that left you smiling or shaking your head—or both.
Friday, August 13, 2021 9:00 AM
NEW YORK—In the midst of unprecedented challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, eyecare practices across the nation had to adjust, adapt and reconfigure their operations in order to meet the changing needs of their patients as well as the financial and other operational challenges the pandemic presented. Still, many practices managed to quickly regain their footing and have made the changes necessary to be successful in this new environment of retail and health care.