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Essilor is Gold Sponsor of the 2nd World Congress of Optometry

Essilor is a proud Gold sponsor of the 2nd World Congress of Optometry (WCO) in Hyderabad, India. In line with Essilor’s mission of improving lives...

Supporting those affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

As the vision industry prepares to gather in Las Vegas, we at International Vision Expo would like to extend our sincerest thoughts to those...

Marcolin Group names Davide Rettore new CEO for North America

Marcolin Group has announced the appointment of Davide Rettore as CEO North America for Marcolin USA Eyewear Corp. “We all welcome back Davide to Marcolin Group,"...

Johnson & Johnson Vision completes acquisition of TearScience

Johnson & Johnson Vision today announced that it has completed its acquisition of TearScience, Inc., a medical device manufacturer dedicated to evaluating meibomian gland...

Award-winning actor Jared Leto inspires eyewear collection

By Denis Langlois A new two-piece eyewear collection, inspired by Academy Award-winning actor Jared Leto, will be hitting optical stores in Canada and around the...

NEXTGEN: Eye surgeon Ziai ‘in the zone’ in Ottawa OR

By Troy Patterson Conducting cataract or corneal transplant surgery in an operating room isn't what most people would describe as their “Zen place.” But the University...

A look at luxury from eyewear icons for fall 2017

By Troy Patterson Luxury styles are part of the eyewear business in all seasons, but the fall 2017 styles stand out on their own. Optical Prism...

FRAMED: The independent advantage with Elgin Optical of St. Thomas

By Denis Langlois Elgin Optical in St. Thomas, Ont., is truly a family-run operation. Established in 1981, the practice is operated by David Oatman, who has...

A trained eye on eyewear trends with Vision Council’s Eyecessorize.com

By Jody Johnson-Pettit Are you an eye care professional who is looking for specific eyewear or insight on the latest trends? There is now a completely...