Thursday, May 18, 2023 12:30 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Today, The Vision Council
released a new report examining the differences in U.S. consumers’ eyecare journeys. The 2023 first quarter Consumer inSights report found several key differences in how generations utilize optical care and exercise purchasing power within the optical industry. “While certain eye trends span every demographic, today’s report is critical in helping us better understand consumer trends from a cross-generational perspective,” said Alysse Henkel, senior director of Market Research and Analytics at The Vision Council.
Thursday, May 11, 2023 12:18 AM
, a leading provider of consumer payments and financing solutions, announced a partnership with CoFi
, a unique technology provider in the vision industry and leading multi-party patient payment platform.
Friday, April 14, 2023 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—The Vision Council
recently released a new report with key insights into the attitudes of U.S. consumers toward their managed vision care plans. Learn more about the report’s findings during the Focused inSights Managed Vision Care 2023 webinar on May 3, from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., ET.
Friday, April 7, 2023 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Vision Council
has released a new report with key insights into attitudes of U.S. consumers toward their managed vision care plans. The report, Focused inSights 2023: Managed Vision Care, examines how U.S. adults enroll in managed vision care plans, and levels of coverage for various products and services.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 12:24 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—The VSP Vision
Premier Program is now VSP Premier Edge
. The company said VSP Premier Edge will offer more value and support for participating Premier Edge practices and the best available offers for VSP members to maximize their benefits at Premier Edge locations.
Monday, February 27, 2023 12:18 AM
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah—Opticare Vision Services
, formerly Opticare of Utah, has announced David Sciara as its new national sales manager.
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 12:24 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—The VSP Vision Premier Program
held its seventh annual SHiFT meeting from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 in Scottsdale, Ariz., drawing more than 800 attendees from across the country.
Friday, September 30, 2022 7:20 PM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. and BOCA RATON, Fla.—Today, VSP Vision
announced the acquisition of Professional Eye Care Associates of America
(PECAA) from Nautic Partners. PECAA will continue to operate independently and be led by doctors, for the benefit of all independent eyecare professionals, the companies said, adding “The industry's two largest supporters of independent eyecare professionals are uniting to ensure the continued success and growth of private practice.” Serving more than 12,000 members, PECAA is the nation’s largest community of independent eyecare professionals. Since 2006, PECAA has delivered member-focused business services, group buying power to reduce costs, and a community of peers offering a network of support.
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 12:24 AM
VANCOUVER—Kits Eyecare Ltd.
, a vertically integrated eyecare platform, has launched a partnership with Green Shield Canada
(GSC), one of the country's largest health benefits carriers.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 12:21 AM
has launched a new member benefit: access to managed care consulting with Jenna Armitage, who joins IDOC in a managed care consultant role offering support to ODs as they navigate the ever-changing landscape of medical insurance and managed care plans, according to an announcement this week. Armitage joins IDOC with six years of management experience across multiple independent practices.
Thursday, July 28, 2022 12:24 AM
PALO ALTO, Calif.—XP Health
, a company creating an AI-powered vision benefits platform, has expanded its leadership team with the addition of experienced industry executives from leading insurance and vision care organizations.
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 12:18 AM
, a managed vision care company and wholly-owned subsidiary of MetLife, has named Auston Davis as chief information security officer (CISO), effective June 27.
Friday, July 1, 2022 12:21 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—VSP Vision
named optometry student Makayla Warden from Kentucky College of Optometry as the winner of the first-ever VSP Premier Program Student Business Challenge.