Vision Monday VMail Weekend

September 11, 2021|


9/11—We Remember

Two words. Thousands of lives. Infinite memories.

We remember 9/11 like no other day in our recent history. Where we were. What we were doing.
Today marks the 20th anniversary of that tragic day, and all of us at Vision Monday would like
 to take a moment to remember the nearly 3,000 people who were killed, the heroic first-responders and all of those whose lives were forever changed. 

9/11. We remember.

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In Case you Missed It - VMail's Top Stories of the Week

Gross revenue decreases, Jobson Tracker says, Facebook and EssilorLuxottica launch Ray-Ban Stories smart glasses, Prevent Blindness to hold 2021 Person of Vision Award Event honoring Marc Ferrara, Blue Light Summit announces September dates for 2021 event and Vision Health Alliance and EyeCare4Kids announce events during Vision Expo West 2021 all topped this week’s VMAIL news feed. Click on the headlines below to catch up on anything you might have missed.

Gross Revenue at ECP Locations Decreased for the Week of Aug. 30 to Sept. 5, Jobson’s Latest Practice Performance Tracker Shows

Facebook and EssilorLuxottica Launch Ray-Ban Stories, their Long-Awaited Smart Glasses Collaboration

Prevent Blindness to Hold 2021 Person of Vision Award Event, Honoring Marc Ferrara of Jobson Medical Information, at TAO Nightclub During Vision Expo West

Blue Light Summit Organizers Announce September Dates for 2021 Event

Vision Health Alliance, in Partnership With EyeCare4Kids, Announces Local and On-site Events Planned in Conjunction With Vision Expo West 2021

Insta Pick - Noteworthy Posts From the People We Follow

Editor's Pick

Facebook and EssilorLuxottica Launch Ray-Ban Stories, their Long-Awaited Smart Glasses Collaboration

MENLO PARK, Calif., and CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—Facebook Inc. and Ray-Ban on Thursday released their much-anticipated and awaited smart glasses Ray-Ban Stories, which the companies are calling “the next generation of smart glasses.” The collaboration brings forward “a new way to seamlessly capture, share and listen through your most authentic moments,” the companies said in a joint announcement. (Neither EssilorLuxottica nor Facebook had previously launched a smart glass product.)
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VM's News Quiz

VM's News Quiz for the Week of September 5: A Blue Light Summit, Betsey Johnson Is on a Mission and Smart Glasses From Ray-Ban

Did you follow the optical news this week? Take VM’s News Quiz to see how much you know. This week's quiz takes a look at a Blue Light Summit, Betsey Johnson is on a mission and smart glasses from Ray-Ban.
Click here to take the quiz.

Tweet of the Week

We Share It

This trendy coffee cup features a cute opti-detail. You can pick it up on Etsy here. #WeShareIt

Optical on Main Street

In #FrameOfTheDay, Indies Show Off What’s New and Popular

NEW YORK—There is no shortage of coveted, swoon-worthy eyewear these days, and sometimes all the choices can feel overwhelming for both patients and ECPs alike. Walking into a fully stocked optician’s space can make you feel like a kid in a candy shop, but it can also feel almost impossible to narrow things down and make a choice. For patients, this can lead to indecision and sometimes overlooking the perfect frame, while ECPs might be desperate to show off their favorite eyewear, but might not have the time to do so in every single session.
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