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Safilo acquires 100 per cent ownership of Lenti, expands lens capability and technology

Safilo Group has completed the 100 per cent acquisition of sun lens manufacturer Lenti S.r.l. The fully integrated Italian eyewear creator, manufacturer and worldwide distributor...

The Cooper Companies joins Standard & Poor’s 500 Index

CooperVision, Inc. announced that its parent company—The Cooper Companies (NYSE:COO)—was added to the regarded Standard & Poor’s 500 Index after the close of the...

Essilor employees to become shareholders

Essilor International’s Board of Directors has approved an ambitious plan to promote employee shareholding, with the long-term objective to see 50% of employees worldwide...

Modern Optical International has announced the passing of co-founder and chairman Yale F. Weissman

Modern Optical International has announced the passing of its co-founder and chairman, Yale F. Weissman on Sept. 18, 2016. Modern Optical International shared the news...

Transitions Optical continues Transitions Innovation Awards Program, nominations due Oct. 31

Industry professionals can begin submitting nominations for the 2016 Transitions Innovation Awards Program on Oct. 1, 2016. Through the program, Transitions Optical, Inc. recognizes loyal...

CNIB appoints Ronald J. Kruzeniski as chair of National Board of Directors

Ronald (Ron) J. Kruzeniski has been named chair of the Canadian National Institute for the Blind's (CNIB) National Board of Directors. Kruzeniski was appointed to...
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VIDEO: Optical Prism Magazine at Vision Expo West

Another Vision Expo West is in the books. Optical Prism magazine was there to meet with industry officials and eyewear designers and manufacturers. Check...

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