Tuesday, September 17, 2019 12:25 AM
The Galileo Vision Tour is back. This real traveling journey dedicated to prevention and visual well-being is crossing Italy, stopping in the most beautiful squares and doing free visual checks in an equipped van.
Monday, September 16, 2019 12:25 AM
Diversity is a key value for the Essilor group. This is why Essilor has a number of initiatives dedicated to gender diversity and empowering women to contribute at the highest levels. In support of this, Essilor sponsored the sixth edition of EVE Asia-Pacific in Singapore to inspire women and enlighten men to drive change in their organizations.
Friday, September 13, 2019 12:25 AM
Kenmark Eyewear, a leader in crafting and distributing original optical eyewear and sunglasses, announced the launch of their new collection, Paradigm.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 12:25 AM
Essilor Canada has created a holistic partnership program, Essilor Elite, to give independent eye care professionals an edge in today’s marketplace.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 12:25 AM
During Mido 2019, an international jury proclaimed the two winners of the Bestore Award during the fair: Infint Eyewear of Buenos Aires won the Bestore Design and Kite of London the Bestore Innovation. Here is an interview with Kite Hassan Dhanji, one of the owners of Kite.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 12:25 AM
Transitions Optical has announced the formation of an advisory Pro Forum in Canada. The group consists of Canadian eye care professionals and is intended to provide insights on a variety of industry topics, issues and trends, as well as feedback for the company on product recommendations, advertising, patient communication, demonstration tools and trade programs to meet patient needs.
Monday, September 9, 2019 12:25 AM
In order to increase customers’ sensitivity to nature and collect attention towards eco-friendly products, Okia recently launched the www.sustainability.okia.com
website, dedicated entirely to its green solutions.
Friday, September 6, 2019 12:25 AM
Eyewear enthusiasts from across the spectrum of the Canadian Optical industry gathered at the #OptikEyeStyle event in downtown Toronto on Thursday evening to celebrate independent eyewear for independent Eye Care Professionals.
Thursday, September 5, 2019 12:25 AM
Safilo Group and Hugo Boss, one of the leading fashion houses in the upper premium segment of the global apparel market, announced the renewal of the license agreement for Boss and Hugo optical and sunglass collections until Dec. 31, 2025.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 12:25 AM
There are 1.22 billion people around the world, millions of whom are children, who are blind or vision-impaired because they do not have access to an eye exam and glasses. The World Sight Day Challenge is a response to this alarming statistic and is Optometry Giving Sight’s largest fundraising campaign of the year.
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 12:25 AM
For the 25th anniversary of the Evian Championship a major women’s golf event, Izipizi has created an exclusive version of the completely round #G frames.
Friday, August 30, 2019 12:25 AM
Vision Expo West introduces The Next Generation of Retailers – Speed Dating event at this year’s Show. For the first time ever, new and potential business owners will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with some of the industry’s most successful independent retailers to learn the ins and outs of business ownership.
Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:25 AM
FM Optics (Israel) and Spektra (Greece) signed an agreement that gives Spektra the exclusive distribution rights for the Treboss collection in Greece.
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 12:24 AM
In research published July 2019 in Cell Reports, ophthalmology researchers Douglas C. Dean, Ph.D, and Wei Wang, MD, Ph.D, at the University of Louisville discovered that the disrupted glucose metabolism found in Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) is similar to changes seen in lung cancer.
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 12:24 AM
Until Nov. 2, the Pieve di Cadore Museum of Eyewear will be hosting the exhibition Glasses are the new jewels, art and design around eyewear, curated by the designer and lecturer Emanuela Bergonzoni.